No matter the number of impressive buildings we have these days, there are still some which are weird and different, such as a church which was constructed to look like a giant shoe. Yes, you read that right, in Taiwan, there is a church which is built like Cinderella glass shoe.
1. Taiwan Republic of China Armed Forces The Taiwan Republic of China Armed Forces combines the mighty strength of the Army, Police, Navy, and Air Forces all rolled into one powerful elite special force. Their most notable achievement (and the main reason the group was combined) was to reclaim Taiwan’s land from the People’s Liberation Army of the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
1. The Dirk Oster’s 200 House, found in Germany. This 23ft house was built as a centre of attraction at a zoo close to Hamburg, Germany in the year 2010. This house is built in a way that is slanted towards the ground and its roof is reinforced with steel beams.
One of the unusual things we have probably seen people do is get married to inanimate objects. These objects cannot do what humans do because they are not even living things. We sometimes wonder why these people chose inanimate objects as their partners, and this raises many questions which I believe we are not even ready to get answers to.
1. Every November in South Korea, there's a day where everyone makes silence to help students concentrate for the most important exam of their lives. Planes are grounded, constructions are paused, banks close, and even military training ceases. This day is called Suneung.
Below are 10 interesting facts that you might find difficult to believe, but they are actually true. 1. In 2018, a thief painted his entire face with green in an attempt to avoid being identified while pick pocketing at a train station in Russia, however, the 23 years old man was swiftly identified and arrested due to being the only one in the vicinity with a green face.
No one conversant with the history of Nigeria in the 1950s and 1960s, will miss or neglect the overwhelming impact of Dr. Michael Okpara in the South-East and the entire Nigeria. In 1964, Dr. Okpara was fully in charge of the fastest growing and industrializing economy in the entire world; the South-Eastern Nigeria economy.
Merkel bids Israel farewell after 16 years of support Germany’s outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Israel on a farewell tour Sunday, after a 16-year term during which she cultivated warm relations with the Jewish state. Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has said he and Merkel would discuss “regional threats and challenges, especially the Iranian nuclear issue”, and maintaining Israel’s “strength in all spheres”.
The High-Heel Wedding church is a high-heel-shaped building in Budai Township, Chiayi County, Taiwan. It is managed by Southwest Coast National Scenic Area Administration. The high-heel wedding church is shaped like a high-heel shoe 11.91 meters in width, 17.76 meters in height, and 25.16 meters in length.
China is the world's third-biggest country by territory and has the largest population. It is one of the longest-running civilizations on earth with its unique and attractive culture. It has developed at record speed to become the second-largest economy in the world. Its history is rich in art, politics, science, and philosophy.
By Zhong Sheng “The complete reunification of our country will be and can be realized,” said Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, at a commemorative meeting on Oct. 9 marking the 110th anniversary of the Revolution of 1911 that ended the country’s thousands-year-long absolute monarchy.
1.Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE. The Burj Khalifa, is the Tallest building with a total height of 829.8m (2,722 ft, just over half a mile and a roof height (excluding antenna, but including a 244 m spire (2) of 828 m (2,717 ft).
There a lot of women holding political offices around the world. We have women who are Prime ministers, head of governments and as Presidents,which some in countries also act head of governments. This article is to show you 12 countries that have women as their presidents.
Hospitals are essential facilities built or set aside for the treatment and care of the sick or those with medically deviated conditions. The following are the top 10 largest hospitals in the world, ranked base on admission bed capacity. 10. AHMADABAD CIVIL HOSPITAL The Ahmadabad civil hospital has a bed capacity of 2,800.
Twenty-two people killed in Taiwan fire At least 22 people were killed on Thursday in a fire that ripped through a multi-purpose building in southern Taiwan. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The blaze broke out at a 13-storey 40-year-old building in Kaohsiung City. According to the Apple Daily, at least 12 people found earlier “without signs of life,” have been confirmed dead after being sent to hospitals.
The communist republic said it would declare a "full-scale war" against Japan if Taiwan's disagreement intensifies, stoking fears of World War III. It comes after China promised to invade Taiwan earlier this month and explained how it would do so. President Xi Jinping promised a "complete reunification" with Taiwan when delivering a speech to mark 100 years of the Chinese Communist Party.
A Chinese warplane crossed into Taiwan's air defence identification zone (ADIZ), marking the second intrusion by Beijing since the beginning of this month amid escalating tensions in the Taiwan Strait. A single Anti-Submarine Warfare Shaanxi Y-8 anti-submarine aircraft of the People's Liberation Army Air Force entered the southwest corner of Taiwan's Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) on Saturday, Taiwan News reported.
The United States is very concerned about China's provocative military activity near Taiwan, which is destabilizing, risk miscalculation and undermines regional peace and stability China sees democratic Taiwan as a break way province , but Taiwan sees itself as a sovereign state. According to BBC Taiwan defence ministry reported on Sunday that another 16 Chinese military plans had flown into it's air defence zone, near the pratas island atoll.
In 1912 the Chinese territory controlled by the Qing Dynasty was declared the Republic of China after the monarchy was forced to abdicate. The Republic of China lasted only 47 years(1912 and 1949), before splitting into two: the Communist's Peoples Republic of China(PRC) and the Democratic Republic of China(Taiwan).
By Zhong Sheng Some U.S. politicians have frequently played the “Taiwan card” since the outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic, trying to interfere in China’s domestic affairs with excuse of the disease. Recently, three U.S. senators visited Taiwan, promising to donate 750,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses.