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  1. Reeling Taiwan shaken by earthquake

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... said. It was felt in eastern and southern Taiwan, where deluges and massive landslides wreaked havoc just over a week ago. Another earthquake, registering 6.1, was felt at 6.10pm in the eastern ... could cause further landslides. Residents in Yunlin county's Huashan village alerted the local government to a 250 metre crack in a slope caused by a landslide after Morakot hit the island ...

  2. Taiwanese military finds 70 more survivors of deadly mudslides

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... and landslides since Typhoon Morakot slammed into Taiwan on Friday, leaving at least 103 people dead, 61 missing and 45 injured. Kaohsiung county was hit hard by mudslides and rockslides brought ...

  3. Flood of public rage condemns Ma's crisis management

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... to drum up support for the KMT election of central committee members on August 22 as Hsiaolin village was reported to have been buried by landslides. The opposition Democratic Progressive Party ...

  4. Taiwan's cabinet reshuffle unlikely to result in wholesale changes

    Posted Sep 07th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... experience in dealing with floods and landslides and his fame as a capable administrator during his time as governor in the 1990s. One political analyst, however, said Ma would never appoint Soong ...

  5. Hundreds feared dead in Taiwan as mud and rocks bury village

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... feared dead after a landslide in Hsiaolin village: 400 ...

  6. Bopha weakens but bad weather ahead

    Posted Aug 10th 2006, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... landslides. But the Observatory said its movements could be difficult to forecast because of nearby Typhoon Saomai, which was swirling towards Taiwan. Packing winds of up to 173km/h, Saomai was due ... of widespread floods and landslides in mountains. A third tropical storm, Maria, veered away from Japan's main island of Honshu and was moving northeast at 35km/h. The No1 storm warning signal ...

  7. Dalai Lama accentuates the positive

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... people were killed in the typhoon-triggered flash floods and landslides, and a number of people are still missing. 'Many were killed, and I am here to pray for those who died here,' ...

  8. Demonstration urged over Ma's typhoon response

    Posted Aug 26th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... tragically are calling us to get together on September 9 for a rally against Ma for the sake of Taiwan,' said Mr Chuang through his blog, referring to victims killed by landslides and flash ...

  9. Fears of epidemic surface in Taiwan

    Posted Aug 25th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... and rotting wood, but was told it was the job of the forestry department. Morakot triggered serious flooding in southern and eastern regions and caused deadly landslides that buried six mountain ...

  10. From bitter rivals to new friends

    Posted Dec 30th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party in a landslide victory. At his inauguration on May 20, Mr Ma vowed to engage the mainland in order to seek cross-strait peace and a diplomatic truce. 'I ...




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