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Taiwan Train Crash: Lorry Boss Expresses Deep Regret

A construction site Manager whose lorry slid on to a railway track and led to Taiwan’s worst train disaster in decades has expressed deep regret. 49 years old Lee Yi-hsiang said he was deeply remorseful and wanted to give his most sincere apologies. His flatbed lorry was parked on an embankment but slipped down it, […]

Coronavirus: Passengers disembark from Diamond Princess in Japan

The first hundreds of passengers who tested negative for the new coronavirus have begun leaving a ship moored off Japan, after 14 days of quarantine. At least 542 passengers and crew on the Diamond Princess have been infected by the Covid-19 virus the biggest cluster outside mainland China. Several nations are evacuating their citizens from […]

Taiwan Loses Chief Of General Staff In Chopper Crash

Taiwan’s top Military Officer has been killed in a helicopter crash. According to the Defence Ministry, the Officer died on on Thursday, January 2, 20, just days before the Island goes to polls to elect a new President. The Chief of the General Staff, Shen Yi-ming, was among eight Senior Officers, including three Major-Generals, who […]