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Taiwan holds first gay marriages in historic day for Asia

The weddings place Taiwan at the vanguard of the burgeoning gay rights movement in Asia

The weddings place Taiwan at the vanguard of the burgeoning gay rights movement in Asia

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Taiwan holds first gay marriages in historic day for Asia

President Donald Trump says there is a 'good possibility' Washington will reach an ...

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Trump says U.S.-China trade deal could include Huawei

Media groups say at least 7 journalists were reportedly attacked while they were ...

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Attacks vs journalists, social media blocks in Indonesia amid election riots – IFJ

(3rd UPDATE) The US Navy says the USS Preble, a destroyer, and USNS Walter S. Diehl, a ...

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China rebukes U.S. over warship sail-by in Taiwan Strait

'The US use of state power to arbitrarily exert pressure on a private Chinese company ...

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China bemoans U.S. 'bullying' of Huawei

(UPDATED) The government has also partly blocked access to social media – including ...

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Indonesian troops flood Jakarta streets after post-election riots

The decision by Japan to put Trump at the head of the line for Naruhito illustrates the ...

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Trump to get royal treatment on Japan emperor visit

Ray Wong and Alan Li – who took part in 2016 protests dubbed the "Fishball Revolution" ...

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Hong Kong independence activists granted refugee status in Germany

The tough terms of his bail mean Carlos Ghosn needs court permission to visit his wife ...

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Lawyer for Ghosn slams 'outrageous' rules on seeing wife

(UPDATED) Dozens are arrested and parts of Jakarta are littered with debris and ...

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6 dead after election riots in Indonesia's capital