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Migrant workers in Singapore face endless lockdowns: The Economist

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Ever since early 2020, migrant workers in Singapore have been subject to strict lockdowns issued by the government. According to...

Laos’ NGO provides help to medical workers as Covid-19 situation worsens

Laos has been facing a harsh battle against COVID-19 since April. Although local authorities have begun to set up field hospitals in response to...

Taiwanese student victim of anti-Asian hate crime in the US

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Taiwanese woman studying for her master's degree in the U.S. was a victim of an anti-Asian hate crime...

Elevator mirror reveals truth behind beauty’s selfie

TAIPEI (The China Post) — With the rapid development of technology, photo-retouching software and camera filters are things that many people love to use. However,...

Touching story behind ‘fresh bodies in graves’ captured by Google Street View unveiled

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A creepy photo captured by Google Street View of two bodies apparently awaiting their burials in shallow graves has recently made the...

Social media users poke fun at silly head-covering mosquito net

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As temperatures increase, many people are afraid of being bitten by mosquitoes while sleeping. To this, some social media users...

Japanese zoo shocked after ‘male’ barn owl lays an egg

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Tokuyama Zoo officials expressed their amazement on Twitter on Monday after a "male" barn owl, Little Love (小愛), unexpectedly...

Creative photographer ‘horses around’ with paper bags amid quarantine

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Australian photographer David Marriott has made the best of his quarantine time by recycling the brown paper bags used...

Japanese astronaut reveals aftermath of Evergreen fiasco through space photo

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Japanese astronaut Soichi Noguchi took a photo from outerspace showing many ships still stuck at the Suez Canal on...
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Bamboo yoga becomes next big thing in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Walking on the beach in Hong Kong, you are likely to see people practicing "aerial yoga" under a bamboo...