Taiwan is trying to combat with fake news and disinformation campaigns ahead of the election on 11 January.

The ruling party of the Taiwanese government offers a bill to allow same-sex marriage, which is a move against conservatives in the country. Japan Times

Train derailment in Taiwan killed at least 18 people, and the railway authorities say they are investigating the incident. BBC 

Taiwan independence campaigners will take to the streets on Saturday for a major rally in a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to Taiwan’s already embattled government. The Straits Times