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Soldiers walk through a street destroyed by a massive gas explosion in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. Scores of people were killed and more than 200 others injured when several underground gas explosions ripped through Taiwan's second-largest city overnight, hurling concrete through the air and blasting long trenches in the streets, authorities said Friday.
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Taiwan gas blast kills 22, injures 270, shoots flames 15 storeys high
Fri 1 Aug 2014
KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan - An explosion caused by a gas leak in Taiwan's second-largest city killed 22 people, injured 270 and sent flames shooting 15 storeys into the air, a government agency said. The... (photo: AP / Wally Santana)
TransAsia Airways Flight 222
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Taiwan Plane Crash in Typhoon's Tail Kills 47
Wed 23 Jul 2014
A passenger plane trying to land at a Taiwan airport in stormy weather in the tail end of a typhoon crashed and killed 47 people, authorities said. The TransAsia Airways turboprop plane crashed and... (photo: Creative Commons / 玄史生)
Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways flight GE222 which crashed while attempting to land in stormy weather on the Taiwanese island of Penghu, late Wednesday, July 23, 2014. A transport minister said dozens of people were trapped and feared dead.  Belfast Telegraph  Wed 23 Jul 2014
'47 killed' in Taiwan plane crash
A plane landing in stormy weather has crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island, with 47 people feared dead. Transport minister Yeh Kuang-shih was quoted by the government's Central News... (photo: AP / Wong Yao wen)
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Rescue workers survey the wreckage of TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 which crashed on the Taiwanese island of Penghu Thursday, July 24, 2014. The plane attempting to land in stormy weather crashed on the island late Wednesday, killing more than 40 people and wrecking houses and cars on the ground.  Stuff  Wed 23 Jul 2014
TransAsia Airways crash kills at least 51
A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said. Taiwan was... (photo: AP)
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A man watches a screen showing stock prices at a brokerage firm in Hong Kong Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009. Asian stock markets dropped Wednesday, following a steep sell-off on Wall Street overnight, as investors reacted with skepticism to the U.S. government's latest plan to rescue the ailing financial industry. The Hang Seng Index ended the morning session at 442 points lower, or 3.2 percent, at 13,437 points. Taipei Times Sat 12 Jul 2014
Asian stocks snap nine-week advance on yen rally
Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index snapping its longest streak of weekly gains in more than two years, as concern about financial risks in Europe... (photo: AP / Vincent Yu)
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singapore expo food fair China Daily Thu 3 Jul 2014
Tianjin to boost trade ties with Taiwan
Tianjin will strengthen cooperation with Taiwan on trade facilitation, making the port city as North China's collection and distributing center for Taiwan... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
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A police officer stands guard at the Hefei City Intermediate People's Court where the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai, takes place Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012 in Hefei, Anhui Province, China. BBC News Tue 24 Jun 2014
China media: 'Anti-terror' campaign
China's "fight against terrorism" is back in the spotlight as authorities intensify efforts to crack down on "terror gangs". According to Xinhua... (photo: AP / Eugene Hoshiko)
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BJP leader Narendra Modi Election Campaign at Vadodhara  in Gujarat , India. India is in the midst of a nine phase election that began on April 7 and ends May 12 on Sunday 27 April 2014 Taipei Times Sun 22 Jun 2014
Taiwan-India links set to surge: report
There is a huge potential for further economic cooperation between Taiwan and India, after its new government led by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced its... (photo: WN / Bhaskar Mallick)
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The Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani speaking at the Third Convocation of Indian Institute of Science Education & Research, in Pune on June 15, 2014. The Hindu Sun 15 Jun 2014
Fresh ideas, not more institutions
The Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Smriti Irani, has set out an ambitious agenda to seek reforms in higher education. There is no greater challenge to the... (photo: PIB of India / )
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Angelina Jolie Entertainment Wise Thu 12 Jun 2014
Maleficent Star Angelina Jolie Upsets China With Ang Lee Taiwan Comments
Angelina Jolie has caused controversy in China by commenting on the ambiguity of Taiwan's independence when discussing director Ang Lee. The Maleficent actress is pretty... (photo: AP / )
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