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The China Post
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majo
Ill-gotten party assets bill passes in LY
The China Post / Posted 13 hours ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) used its majority to press forward with a party assets bill aimed at the Kuomintang (KMT) on Monday, as it passed a third reading in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Fails to Acknowledge Opposition's Chakweraup for about a kilometre to welcome their leader as they chanted songs in his p
President Fails to Acknowledge Opposition's Chakwera
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
up for about a kilometre to welcome their leader as they chanted songs in his praise. After Chakwera took his seat, ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters, who were ferried to the ceremony in trucks unlike their MCP counterparts, took... Read more
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The China Post
MAC appeals to Beijing to recognize Taiwan's good willis an important and friendly declaration, a Taiwanese official said Friday. "S
MAC appeals to Beijing to recognize Taiwan's good will
The China Post / Posted yesterday
is an important and friendly declaration, a Taiwanese official said Friday. "Since May 20 when the government led by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took office, it has reiterated that it respects the historical fact that several joint... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Apologise to China' contest a hitmade on the same day as the presidential and legislative elections, served to u
'Apologise to China' contest a hit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
made on the same day as the presidential and legislative elections, served to unite the island. Many considered the incident one of the key reasons that helped the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party win both the elections i... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
APM Tells Newly Elevated Chief to Chase Away Rally Seeking Oppositionhere and confuse people," Mutharika said. The president received a resounding
APM Tells Newly Elevated Chief to Chase Away Rally Seeking Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
here and confuse people," Mutharika said. The president received a resounding applause and handclapping from the partisan Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) crowd. Chief Kabudula's area on a stronghold of the opposition Malawi Congress... Read more
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The China Post
Animal welfare advocates fear 'no-kill' law will result in mass animal deathsfarmland to build mansions, but the tight inspection on land use has also impac
Animal welfare advocates fear 'no-kill' law will result in mass animal deaths
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
farmland to build mansions, but the tight inspection on land use has also impacted private shelter owners, stated the LCO. Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Wu Szu-yao (吳思瑤) told The China Post no complementary measures have been put in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Apologise to China' contest a hitmade on the same day as the presidential and legislative elections, served to u
'Apologise to China' contest a hit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
made on the same day as the presidential and legislative elections, served to unite the island. Many considered the incident one of the key reasons that helped the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party win both the elections i... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai rejects deadline for accepting '92 Consensus'sides of the Taiwan Strait recognize the existence of "one China" and agree to
Tsai rejects deadline for accepting '92 Consensus'
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
sides of the Taiwan Strait recognize the existence of "one China" and agree to differ on its definition. Tsai's seperatist Democratic Progressive Party has never accepted the "1992 Consensus."Gov't Must Follow Public Will: Tsai As The Washington... Read more
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The China Post
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft on holdthe Cabinet-backed bill, occupied the convener's podium of the Health and Welfa
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft on hold
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
the Cabinet-backed bill, occupied the convener's podium of the Health and Welfare Committee as early as 6 a.m. At 9 a.m., Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) committee head Lin Hsu-fen failed to appear to convene the meeting. The standoff ended at... Read more
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The China Post
Youth ambassadors to embark on three-week tripsincluded Vincent Chao (趙怡翔), who served as interpreter for President Tsai Ing-w
Youth ambassadors to embark on three-week trips
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
included Vincent Chao (趙怡翔), who served as interpreter for President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) inaugural ceremony May 20, and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Lo Chih-cheng (羅致政), an expert in international politics. MOFA's Department of... Read more
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The China Post
Republican policy more supportive of Taiwan's security, says DPP officialof the Republican Party of the United States showed positive signs in supportin
Republican policy more supportive of Taiwan's security, says DPP official
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
of the Republican Party of the United States showed positive signs in supporting and maintaining the security of Taiwan, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Deputy Secretary-general Lee Chun-yee said Wednesday. Lee, who is leading a delegation to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kabwila's Car Torching Blamed On MCP's Internal Dissent - DPP Rejects InvolvementThe ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is rejecting accusations that it
Kabwila's Car Torching Blamed On MCP's Internal Dissent - DPP Rejects Involvement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is rejecting accusations that it has a hand on the burning of a car belonging to spokesperson of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Jessies Kabwila on Wednesday night. DPP spokesman Francis Kasaila said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Car Belonging to Malawi Opposition Spokesperson Kabwila Torched - DPP Suspectedtorched. Police said they were conducting preliminary investigations. But MCP
Car Belonging to Malawi Opposition Spokesperson Kabwila Torched - DPP Suspected
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
torched. Police said they were conducting preliminary investigations. But MCP officials claimed it was the work of ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). DPP has a history of torching cars of critics even ballots papers. Human rights... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Goodall Rules Out Compensating July 20 Protest VictimsFinance minister Goodall Gondwe has ruled out the Democratic Progressive Party
Goodall Rules Out Compensating July 20 Protest Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Finance minister Goodall Gondwe has ruled out the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) led government compensating victims relations of July 20, 2011 protests Gondwe said the government had no money for the K30 million compensation package for the 20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blood in Their Hands - Malawi Govt, DPP Shun July 20 Demo CommemorationGovernment and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials were conspic
Blood in Their Hands - Malawi Govt, DPP Shun July 20 Demo Commemoration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Government and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials were conspicously missing at an event to commemorate the mauling of 20 protesters five years ago. Leader of opposition Lazarus Chakwera was the guest of honour to the event held on... Read more
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The China Post
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft put on hold after committee chaosthe Cabinet-backed bill, took over the podium at the Health and Welfare Committ
Review of 'one flexible day off' draft put on hold after committee chaos
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
the Cabinet-backed bill, took over the podium at the Health and Welfare Committee as early as 6 a.m. Later in the morning, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) committee head Lin Hsu-fen failed to appear to convene the meeting and anti-bill... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte rules out talks with Chinato protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims the
Duterte rules out talks with China
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the... Read more
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The China Post
Legislators visit Taiping to assert claimChiang were KMT lawmakers Hsu Chih-jung (徐志榮), Huang Chao-shun (黃昭順) and Lu Yu-
Legislators visit Taiping to assert claim
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
Chiang were KMT lawmakers Hsu Chih-jung (徐志榮), Huang Chao-shun (黃昭順) and Lu Yu-ling (呂玉玲) and lawmakers of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Lo Chih-cheng (羅致政), Wang Ting-yu (王定宇), Tsai Shih-ying (蔡適應) and Chen Ting-fei (陳亭妃).... Read more
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The China Post
Ruling party committee members sworn in TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday encouraged newly sworn-
Ruling party committee members sworn in
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday encouraged newly sworn-in Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) committee members to be diligent in their work, urging them not to forget that the public... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Taiwan lawmakers visit disputed island after court rulingKuomintang party legislator Johnny Chiang posted a photo on Facebook announcing
Taiwan lawmakers visit disputed island after court ruling
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
Kuomintang party legislator Johnny Chiang posted a photo on Facebook announcing they were "ready to depart", while Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislator Lo Chih-cheng wrote, "all aboard, departing to Taiping Island." Joining the... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai tells DPP committee members to be on their gameDPP committee members to be on their game TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing
Tsai tells DPP committee members to be on their game
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
DPP committee members to be on their game TAIPEI, Taiwan -- President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday encouraged newly sworn-in Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) committee members to be diligent in their work, urging them not to forget that the public... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandto protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims the
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane to the Taiwan-controlled Taiping... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taiwan lawmakers, fishers to protest on ‘rock’ in PH EEZto protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims the
Taiwan lawmakers, fishers to protest on ‘rock’ in PH EEZ
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei’s claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Cashgate Echo Is Coming Back At DPP - Malawi Grand Corruptionhave lost our dignity as a country and have become the global laughing stock an
The Cashgate Echo Is Coming Back At DPP - Malawi Grand Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
have lost our dignity as a country and have become the global laughing stock and the butt of all Sunday jokes. The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is perhaps the only party in the country that has used the Cashgate scandal to its maximum... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed islandview of the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the South China Sea's Spratly i
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
view of the Taiwan-controlled Taiping island in the South China Sea's Spratly island chain Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island20) to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei's claims
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
20) to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmakers depart for Taipingpower system, a meteorological center and Guanyin Temple.The group is scheduled
Lawmakers depart for Taiping
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
power system, a meteorological center and Guanyin Temple.The group is scheduled to leave on the return trip around 1 p.m. Democratic Progressive Party lawmakers, from left, Wang Ting-yu (王定宇), Chen Ting-fei (陳亭妃), Tsai Shih-ying (蔡適應) and Lo... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island20, to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei's claims
Taiwan lawmakers, fishermen protest at disputed island
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
20, to protest an international tribunal ruling that undermined Taipei's claims there. Eight lawmakers from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party and opposition Kuomintang (KMT) boarded a military plane early Wednesday to the... Read more
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The China Post
Only 19% satisfied with Tsai's reply to SCS rulingAn overwhelming 81 percent of Kuomintang supporters were in favor of Tsai visit
Only 19% satisfied with Tsai's reply to SCS ruling
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
An overwhelming 81 percent of Kuomintang supporters were in favor of Tsai visiting Taiping. Around 69 percent of Democratic Progressive Party supporters said they wished to see Tsai visit the island, while 19 percent opposed such an... Read more
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The China Post
6 Assurances' to Taiwan in Republican party platformto continue constructive relations across the Taiwan Strait, while calling on C
6 Assurances' to Taiwan in Republican party platform
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
to continue constructive relations across the Taiwan Strait, while calling on China to reciprocate. Cross-strait ties have cooled since President Tsai Ing-wen of the independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) took office o... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
26 dead after fire on Chinese bus in Taiwanlatest information. Bilateral communications between the two sides have been s
26 dead after fire on Chinese bus in Taiwan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
latest information. Bilateral communications between the two sides have been suspended since President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party, which has been historically more skeptical of closer ties with China, took office in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amabhungane - Politically Connected Brothers, Scandal, Toxic Loans - Malawi Editionhas powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agricultu
Amabhungane - Politically Connected Brothers, Scandal, Toxic Loans - Malawi Edition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
has powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agriculture minister and senior member of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). And the MSB loan was facilitated by Malawi's long-standing finance minister and DPP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt in Sterling 'Bailout' Scandal - Treasury 'Paid Debt' of Firm That Got MSB Money for Factory It Never Builthas powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agricultu
Govt in Sterling 'Bailout' Scandal - Treasury 'Paid Debt' of Firm That Got MSB Money for Factory It Never Built
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
has powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agriculture minister and senior member of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). And the MSB loan was facilitated by Malawi's long-standing finance minister and DPP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kamlepo Hits At ACB for Inaction in Malawi Grand Corrputionbillion--say are disappointed that government did not curb the grand fraud 11 y
Kamlepo Hits At ACB for Inaction in Malawi Grand Corrpution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
billion--say are disappointed that government did not curb the grand fraud 11 years after it was noted in 2005 under the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) watch. In its report of a forensic audit of the government of Malawi covering the period... Read more
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The China Post
Lawmakers demand military support for Taiping protestfor the site Wednesday to champion Taiwanese fishing rights.Seven legislators —
Lawmakers demand military support for Taiping protest
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
for the site Wednesday to champion Taiwanese fishing rights.Seven legislators — four from the KMT and three from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party — are slated to set off for the disputed island the same day on a separate voyage that they say... Read more
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Daily Maverick
AmaBhungane: Politically connected brothers, scandal, toxic loans – Malawi editionhas powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agricultu
AmaBhungane: Politically connected brothers, scandal, toxic loans – Malawi edition
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
has powerful friends. One of its directors, Peter Mwanza, is a former agriculture minister and senior member of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). And the MSB loan was facilitated by Malawi’s long-standing finance minister and DPP... Read more
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The China Post
Nearly NT$513 mil. in individual donations fueled Tsai's campaign, data show(KMT) fundraising efforts sank to historic lows in the 2016 presidential campai
Nearly NT$513 mil. in individual donations fueled Tsai's campaign, data show
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
(KMT) fundraising efforts sank to historic lows in the 2016 presidential campaign, data released Monday revealed, with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) outperforming it in both overall and individual donations. Nearly NT$513 million (70... Read more
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The China Post
DPP eyes extraordinary session for 3 bills TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus passed a moti
DPP eyes extraordinary session for 3 bills
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus passed a motion Monday to seek an extraordinary legislative session to clear three contested bills, with legislation targeting ill-gotten... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Auditors Warn of Another Grand Corruptionbillion--say are disappointed that government did not curb the grand fraud 11 y
Auditors Warn of Another Grand Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
billion--say are disappointed that government did not curb the grand fraud 11 years after it was noted in 2005 under the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) watch. In its report of a forensic audit of the government of Malawi covering the period... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lakeshore Residents Irked With Claims of Lake Malawi 'Sold' to Mota Engilto a Portuguese company Mota -Engil. In parliament last week, the Mzimba West
Lakeshore Residents Irked With Claims of Lake Malawi 'Sold' to Mota Engil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to a Portuguese company Mota -Engil. In parliament last week, the Mzimba West lawmaker Harry Mkandawire challenged the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government that it has sold the Lake Malawi to Mota Engil, claiming he has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Party Ownership Syndrome Causing Upheavals, Says Analystgive room to dissenting views, although we are in multiparty democracy, they ha
Party Ownership Syndrome Causing Upheavals, Says Analyst
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
give room to dissenting views, although we are in multiparty democracy, they have not shed off this," he said. The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and Peoples Party are rocked in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwanese launch 'say sorry to China' contest amid actor rowhundreds of thousands of votes. Ties with China have become increasingly frost
Taiwanese launch 'say sorry to China' contest amid actor row
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
hundreds of thousands of votes. Ties with China have become increasingly frosty since Tsai Ing-wen of the Beijing-sceptic Democratic Progressive Party was inaugurated as Taiwan's president in May. Taiwan has ruled itself since splitting from... Read more
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The China Post
Individual donations fueled Tsai's campaign, data show(KMT) fundraising efforts sank to historic lows in the 2016 presidential campai
Individual donations fueled Tsai's campaign, data show
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
(KMT) fundraising efforts sank to historic lows in the 2016 presidential campaign, data released Monday revealed, with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) outperforming it in both overall and individual donations. Nearly NT$513 million (70... Read more
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The China Post
DPP moves toward striking independence clause The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Sunday decided to further review a
DPP moves toward striking independence clause
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Sunday decided to further review a motion to abolish the Republic of China (R.O.C.) as well as a motion to abolish the DPP charter's Taiwan independence clause.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speed Up Malawi Dual Citizenship - UDF's Patelgroupings under the country's Public Affairs Committee (PAC) called for Muthari
Speed Up Malawi Dual Citizenship - UDF's Patel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
groupings under the country's Public Affairs Committee (PAC) called for Mutharika's resignation. The PAC demanded that the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) "swallow its pride" and accept the fact that Malawi was drowning in its own proble... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activist Against 'Chamwaka Taxes' - DPP Has Clowned Around With Our Freedomfor the Development of People (CEDEP), a Malawian NGO working on human rights o
Activist Against 'Chamwaka Taxes' - DPP Has Clowned Around With Our Freedom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
for the Development of People (CEDEP), a Malawian NGO working on human rights of minority groups, has accused governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for getting back to its past mistakes in bad law formulation. Trapence was commenting on... Read more
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The China Post
KMT pans party assets bill as DPP pushes for quick passagecircumstances, saying it was "unconstitutional" and "illegal." One version of
KMT pans party assets bill as DPP pushes for quick passage
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
circumstances, saying it was "unconstitutional" and "illegal." One version of the draft bill, put forth by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), allows for the establishment of a Cabinet committee to investigate and recover ill-gotten... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN, U.S Urge Transparency At Malawi Grain Marketor Admarcof shouting at journalists when they want some information as he is said to be
UN, U.S Urge Transparency At Malawi Grain Marketor Admarc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
of shouting at journalists when they want some information as he is said to be highly connected to powerful government and Democratic Progressive Party top officials. Mutharika said the government is rolling out relief food distribvution exercise... Read more
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Zero Hedge
South China Sea Tensions Surge After Taiwan Deploys Frigate, China Warns Of "Air Defense Zone"who have cut off communications over her refusal to affirm the contention the t
South China Sea Tensions Surge After Taiwan Deploys Frigate, China Warns Of "Air Defense Zone"
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
who have cut off communications over her refusal to affirm the contention the two sides represent "one China." Tsai’s Democratic Progressive Party officially supports independence for Taiwan. New York University law professor Jerome Cohen, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Makina Defies PP, Party Fires Membercommittees had been asking the party to fire Makina for allegedly dumping the p
MP Makina Defies PP, Party Fires Member
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
committees had been asking the party to fire Makina for allegedly dumping the party and working with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). Alex Namame, PP secretary for Thondwe, George Gumwa, district party governor and Lucy... Read more
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