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The China Post
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US porkhealth risks and said that over 70 percent of the Taiwan public was opposed to
Lawmakers ask Tsai to uphold ban on US pork
The China Post / Posted 3 hours ago
health risks and said that over 70 percent of the Taiwan public was opposed to allowing ractopamine in pork imports. The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus did not oppose the motion but pushed for a textual alternation that explicitly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Itaye Quits As Press Corp Chair - Malawi Conglomerate Under DPP Seigeon Tuesday. The board will meet on Thursday next to elect new chair of PCL Th
Itaye Quits As Press Corp Chair - Malawi Conglomerate Under DPP Seige
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
on Tuesday. The board will meet on Thursday next to elect new chair of PCL There have been press reports that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) led government is scheming to snatch Press Corporation Limited (PCL) away from other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Newly Married Ben Phiri and Twamie 'Happiest Couple'smiling couple danced their way happily together and well coordinated. There w
Newly Married Ben Phiri and Twamie 'Happiest Couple'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
smiling couple danced their way happily together and well coordinated. There were many notable people in the society amongst the guests at the reception who included government officials and members from the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DP... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan’s White Terror familiesMany believe the actual numbers are higher. Since the end of martial law, Taiw
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan’s White Terror families
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Many believe the actual numbers are higher. Since the end of martial law, Taiwan has evolved into a democracy and a new Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government will take power on May 20, after the KMT were trounced in presidential and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan's White Terror familiesMany believe the actual numbers are higher. Since the end of martial law, Taiw
Painful letters from the past for Taiwan's White Terror families
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
Many believe the actual numbers are higher. Since the end of martial law, Taiwan has evolved into a democracy and a new Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government will take power on May 20, after the KMT were trounced in presidential and... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai vows to carry out labor policy amid protestof Financial Unions, and the National Federation of Teachers' Unions, took part
Tsai vows to carry out labor policy amid protest
The China Post / Posted yesterday
of Financial Unions, and the National Federation of Teachers' Unions, took part in the parade at the headquarters of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). Participants in the protest, which championed the slogan, "Fight for Labor Rights, Want... Read more
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The China Post
1% GDP growth in Taiwan 'unlikely'easy; it's unlikely to happen," Lin said on the second day of the Cabinet-desig
1% GDP growth in Taiwan 'unlikely'
The China Post / Posted yesterday
easy; it's unlikely to happen," Lin said on the second day of the Cabinet-designate consensus-building meeting held by the Democratic Progressive Party. The economy is struggling this year largely due to slow exports and investment. While private... Read more
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The China Post
Monument unveiled 23 years after cross-strait talks1992 that there is only one China, with both sides free to interpret what that
Monument unveiled 23 years after cross-strait talks
The China Post / Posted yesterday
1992 that there is only one China, with both sides free to interpret what that means. President-elect Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party, who will take office May 20, has refused to recognize the consensus but has vowed to continue... Read more
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The Star
Taiwan DPP condemns latest deportation of Taiwanese to Chinahas said Taiwanese have been heavily involved in telecom fraud in China and hav
Taiwan DPP condemns latest deportation of Taiwanese to China
The Star / Posted yesterday
has said Taiwanese have been heavily involved in telecom fraud in China and have caused huge losses. Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in a statement said China's "unilateral and tough action" in the latest deportation was... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai warns incoming ministers against gaffesCabinet members against making provocative remarks that could alienate her gove
Tsai warns incoming ministers against gaffes
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
Cabinet members against making provocative remarks that could alienate her government from the nation. She said the Democratic Progressive Party had worked hard for eight years to win back the nation's trust, but it could be ruined by "a... Read more
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The China Post
Cross-strait tension could cost Taiwan's dignity: ex-NSC officialof the National Security Council (NSC), said that Japan's attitude toward Taiwa
Cross-strait tension could cost Taiwan's dignity: ex-NSC official
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
of the National Security Council (NSC), said that Japan's attitude toward Taiwan has sent a warning signal to the incoming Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration under President-elect Tsai Ing-wen. Su said that Japan's treatment of the... Read more
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The China Post
Ractopamine policy TBA: Tsai says she has no 'preset stance' on US porkopening of a two-day "consensus-building camp" for the members of the incoming
Ractopamine policy TBA: Tsai says she has no 'preset stance' on US pork
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
opening of a two-day "consensus-building camp" for the members of the incoming Cabinet in suburban Taipei. Tsai, of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), will assume office May 20. Her incoming administration will achieve its goals through... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan DPP condemns latest deportation of Taiwanese to Chinahas said Taiwanese have been heavily involved in telecoms fraud in China and ha
Taiwan DPP condemns latest deportation of Taiwanese to China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
has said Taiwanese have been heavily involved in telecoms fraud in China and have caused huge losses. Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in a statement said China's "unilateral and tough action" in the latest deportation was... Read more
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The China Post
KMT occupies speaker podium in protest of blocked curriculum billprotest of the retracted controversial high school curriculum guidelines and an
KMT occupies speaker podium in protest of blocked curriculum bill
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
protest of the retracted controversial high school curriculum guidelines and another bill that were passed by the majority Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). KMT Legislator Lin Wei-chou (林為洲), in an afternoon press conference held to address... Read more
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The China Post
Econ minister-designate giving up US citizenshipbecause he had worked in that country for many years. Lee will take office May
Econ minister-designate giving up US citizenship
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
because he had worked in that country for many years. Lee will take office May 20 as economics minister in the new Democratic Progressive Party administration. Under the Nationality Act, nationals who hold citizenship in another country do... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Politician Kalazi-Mbewe Dies After Losing Battle With Lung Cancerway back during Multi-Party democracy. He served in the United Democratic Front
Politician Kalazi-Mbewe Dies After Losing Battle With Lung Cancer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
way back during Multi-Party democracy. He served in the United Democratic Front (UDF) as a Deputy Regional Governor, in Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) as Regional Governor for the Centre (during late Professor Bingu Wa Mutharika era) and he... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan economy shrinks more than expected in Q1, more rate cuts seena fresh outlook at that time. The new government of Tsai Ing-wen will official
Taiwan economy shrinks more than expected in Q1, more rate cuts seen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
a fresh outlook at that time. The new government of Tsai Ing-wen will officially take office on May 20 after she and her Democratic Progressive Party won landslide presidential and parliamentary elections in January. LOSING STREAK GETTING... Read more
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The China Post
Premier-designate Lin rounds up Cabinet appointmentslatest session, Lin said in a Q&A session. Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全) po
Premier-designate Lin rounds up Cabinet appointments
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
latest session, Lin said in a Q&A session. Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全) poses with his final, remaining minister appointees at the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) headquarters in Taipei on Thursday, April 28. (Stephanie Chao, The China... Read more
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The China Post
Ex-Premier Hsieh to accept position to be envoy to Japan gov't TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former Premier and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) heavy
Ex-Premier Hsieh to accept position to be envoy to Japan gov't
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Former Premier and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) heavyweight Frank Hsieh (謝長廷) confirmed that he will take up the role as the overseas representative to Japan on... Read more
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The China Post
FDA ceases imports of drug-tainted US beefof globalization. Tsao's remark also drew criticism from Kuomintang (KMT) Legis
FDA ceases imports of drug-tainted US beef
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
of globalization. Tsao's remark also drew criticism from Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chang Li-shan (張麗善) who bashed the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for reversing their previous "zero-tolerance" policy on U.S. pork. For the challenge in... Read more
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The China Post
Committee votes for Wong's resignationrejected by his direct superior President Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday. 'Scientists
Committee votes for Wong's resignation
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
rejected by his direct superior President Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday. 'Scientists are not normal (people)': Wong When asked by Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Ho Hsin-chun (何欣純) whether his decision to stay on as the leader of the... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai vows to promote China ties based on will of nationalsabout current cross-Taiwan Strait relations. During a closed-door meeting with
Tsai vows to promote China ties based on will of nationals
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
about current cross-Taiwan Strait relations. During a closed-door meeting with MAC head Hsia Li-yan (夏立言), Tsai said her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration will make every effort to maintain the peaceful and stable status quo in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Malawi Parliament Needs More Time to Peruse Report'report to parliament plenary will delay, we are following up these new leads. A
'Malawi Parliament Needs More Time to Peruse Report'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
report to parliament plenary will delay, we are following up these new leads. A lot of money has been plundered by the DPP (Democratic Progressive Party) government," he said. He said PAC now needs more time to scrutinize the report. "For sure... Read more
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The Star
Taiwan's Tsai says democratic principles will rule ties with Chinato the "one China" policy agreed upon with the outgoing China-friendly National
Taiwan's Tsai says democratic principles will rule ties with China
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
to the "one China" policy agreed upon with the outgoing China-friendly Nationalist government. Beijing distrusts Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which it believes supports formal independence for Taiwan. "Only in this way, can the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan's president-elect says democracy at heart of China tieswhere she served as minister for four years until 2004. But Tsai also highligh
Taiwan's president-elect says democracy at heart of China ties
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
where she served as minister for four years until 2004. But Tsai also highlighted a policy change when her China-sceptic Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) takes over the government from the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang party. "What will be... Read more
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Rappler
Taiwan's president-elect says democracy at heart of China tieswhere she served as minister for four years until 2004. But Tsai also highligh
Taiwan's president-elect says democracy at heart of China ties
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
where she served as minister for four years until 2004. But Tsai also highlighted a policy change when her China-sceptic Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) takes over the government from the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang party. "What will be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MCP's Chakwera Cautioned Over 'Power Obsession'this was a sign that his party was powerful. He ordered the state controlled M
MCP's Chakwera Cautioned Over 'Power Obsession'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
this was a sign that his party was powerful. He ordered the state controlled Malawi Broadcasting Corporation to beam the people so that Malawians know that the ruling Democratic Progressive Party was still powerful and relevant to Malawi pol... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai to be briefed on foreign affairs during Friday Foreign Ministry visitsource said. The meeting will not be open to the press, a source said, adding t
Tsai to be briefed on foreign affairs during Friday Foreign Ministry visit
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
source said. The meeting will not be open to the press, a source said, adding that more details will be announced by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) soon. Tsai's upcoming visit to MOFA is part of her ongoing visits to government offices,... Read more
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The China Post
Incoming premier chides Chang Ching-sencontinue vilifying the public's criticisms of urban renewal policies? Your post
Incoming premier chides Chang Ching-sen
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
continue vilifying the public's criticisms of urban renewal policies? Your post really has me worried about how you and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will come up with a so called 'rational (urban) renewal regulation,'" Hsu wrote in reply... Read more
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The China Post
Shilin protest 'most ironic social movement ever,' Chang writesfor pushing for the urban renewal projects under the incoming government. Mean
Shilin protest 'most ironic social movement ever,' Chang writes
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
for pushing for the urban renewal projects under the incoming government. Meanwhile, Wang Shih-chien, (王世堅) of the Democratic Progressive Party, also lashed out at Chang for changing his mind. Wang asked Chang to be careful when making... Read more
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The China Post
Sold-out TRA tickets offered on Taobao probed TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmakers rounded on Tai
Sold-out TRA tickets offered on Taobao probed
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmakers rounded on Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA, 台鐵) during a legislative interpellation on Monday, as they found sold-out TRA tickets bound... Read more
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The China Post
DPP, KMT figures demand Wong quit TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP
DPP, KMT figures demand Wong quit
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) figures demanded that embattled Academia Sinica President Wong Chi-huey (翁啟惠) step down, criticizing his failure to submit his... Read more
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FOX News
Bolton: China-Taiwan tensions are rising. How Obama responds is criticalthe dispute is especially significant, as Taiwan prepares for next month’s inau
Bolton: China-Taiwan tensions are rising. How Obama responds is critical
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
the dispute is especially significant, as Taiwan prepares for next month’s inauguration of Tsai Ing-wen of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (and Taiwan’s first female president). The DPP has long advocated explicitly declaring Taiwan... Read more
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The China Post
Taiwan, China experts collaborate to publish dictionary of Chinese lexiconsto Taiwan are also included, such as pan-blue and pan-green, referring to the p
Taiwan, China experts collaborate to publish dictionary of Chinese lexicons
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
to Taiwan are also included, such as pan-blue and pan-green, referring to the pro-China Kuomintang and pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party. Other such examples include tzou lu kung or payment for attending a political rally; sao chieh... Read more
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The China Post
Cross-party anger over media response to Ma slipthe loss of basic respect for a person, but has also deviated from their profes
Cross-party anger over media response to Ma slip
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
the loss of basic respect for a person, but has also deviated from their professionalism and social responsibility. The Democratic Progressive Party, which will become a ruling party on May 20, also issued a press release to condemn the... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai to face 'largest-ever challenges' as presidentto Hu, Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全), speaking at the temporary national con
Tsai to face 'largest-ever challenges' as president
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
to Hu, Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全), speaking at the temporary national congress of member representatives of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on April 9, said Taiwan's economic development is suffering from problems such as low... Read more
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The China Post
Tainan Speaker Lee gets 4-year jail term for vote-buyingcity councilor Kuo Hsiu-chu (郭秀珠), on April 2, 2015 on charges of promising to
Tainan Speaker Lee gets 4-year jail term for vote-buying
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
city councilor Kuo Hsiu-chu (郭秀珠), on April 2, 2015 on charges of promising to give money to several independent and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councilors through six middlemen in exchange for their votes for Lee in the city council... Read more
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The China Post
Joint probe before talk of citizens' return: MOJcaucus to handle the negotiation. As the normal negotiation period will last fo
Joint probe before talk of citizens' return: MOJ
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
caucus to handle the negotiation. As the normal negotiation period will last for one month, Lawmaker Huang Wei-jer of the Democratic Progressive Party lamented that the NPP motion will be virtually aborted, as Premier Chang will step down after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Tells PAC to Go to Hell On Power Trimmingmeeting with PAC officials at Kamuzu Palace attended by almost all cabinet mini
Mutharika Tells PAC to Go to Hell On Power Trimming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
meeting with PAC officials at Kamuzu Palace attended by almost all cabinet ministers, all presidential advisors and senior Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials and beamed live on state controlled Malawi Broadcasting Corporation. "I have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lucius to Release 'Gospel' Music CD CompilationLife, Cell 51 and Thank You. In Cell 51, he narrated the hard times he went th
Lucius to Release 'Gospel' Music CD Compilation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Life, Cell 51 and Thank You. In Cell 51, he narrated the hard times he went through during and after his arrest by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in 2006 while in Thank You, it was all about giving thanks to Malawians for the support... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika, PAC in Frank Talk - Agree to Disagree On Thorny IssuesReverend Felix Chingota seemed not to be intimidated by the high level presence
Mutharika, PAC in Frank Talk - Agree to Disagree On Thorny Issues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Reverend Felix Chingota seemed not to be intimidated by the high level presence of all cabinet ministers and most of ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) governing council members as well as a dozen of the president's aids. In addition,... Read more
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The China Post
Taipei to probe Taipei Dome safety next weeknot yet made any changes to the building's seating. During the meeting with the
Taipei to probe Taipei Dome safety next week
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
not yet made any changes to the building's seating. During the meeting with the Taipei City Council Public Works Committee, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Councilor Ho Chih-wei (何志偉) pointed out that the Taipei City Government held various views... Read more
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The China Post
INTERVIEW: Let the people be the judge, says outgoing Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeouOn January 16, they delivered a stunning indictment of Ma and his policies, giv
INTERVIEW: Let the people be the judge, says outgoing Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeou
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
On January 16, they delivered a stunning indictment of Ma and his policies, giving Tsai Ing-wen and her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) historic control of both the presidency and the legislature. One key reason is that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan, in flip-flop, detains suspects in China-linked telecoms scamback by force if necessary should it make moves towards independence. Since Ts
Taiwan, in flip-flop, detains suspects in China-linked telecoms scam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
back by force if necessary should it make moves towards independence. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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The Star
Taiwan, in flip-flop, detains suspects in China-linked telecoms scamback by force if necessary should it make moves towards independence. Since Ts
Taiwan, in flip-flop, detains suspects in China-linked telecoms scam
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
back by force if necessary should it make moves towards independence. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her independence-leaning Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chakwera Tells Mutharika to Stop Blaming God for Hunger in Malawiopposition in Parliament Lazarus Chakwera has told President Peter Mutharika to
Chakwera Tells Mutharika to Stop Blaming God for Hunger in Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
opposition in Parliament Lazarus Chakwera has told President Peter Mutharika to stop blaming God for the hunger, saying his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration needs to put sound agricultural policies. Speaking in Lilongwe, Chakwera,... Read more
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Swissinfo
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inaugurationa core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the S
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inauguration
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
a core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the South China Sea. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inaugurationa core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the S
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inauguration
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
a core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the South China Sea. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inaugurationa core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the S
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inauguration
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
a core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the South China Sea. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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The Star
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inaugurationa core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the S
China steps up pressure on Taiwan ahead of president's inauguration
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
a core concern for the Communist Party, trumping even Beijing's claims in the South China Sea. Since Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party won Taiwan's presidential and parliamentary elections by a landslide in January, Beijing has... Read more
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