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Taiwan president steps down as chairman of KMT

Taiwan president steps down as chairman of KMT

TAIPEI — Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou handed in his resignation as chairman of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party today (Dec 2) after a huge defeat in the local elections over...

HK student protest leaders announce hunger strike

HK student protest leaders announce hunger strike

HONG KONG — Students leading pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong yesterday announced an indefinite hunger strike to demand talks with the government on electoral reform, hours...

Taiwan Cabinet quits en masse after poll drubbing

Taiwan Cabinet quits en masse after poll drubbing

TAIPEI — Taiwan’s entire Cabinet resigned today (Dec 1), after the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) party suffered its worst defeat in local elections on Saturday. The KMT lost control...

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