Lisa Tassi

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Howard Lam claimed he was abducted by Chinese security officials who punched staples into his legs after he tried to pass an autographed postcard of Lionel Messi to Liu Xia. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Almost 70,000 people have signed a petition urging China to lift restrictions on poet and artist Liu Xia, who has not been seen since the death of her(...)

Marriage equality supporters celebrate outside the  constitutional court in Taipei after its ruling on Wednesday in favour of same-sex marriage. Photograph: Ritchie B Tongo/EPA

Taiwan’s top court has made a landmark ruling in favour of same-sex marriage, paving the way for the self-ruled island to become the first jurisdicti(...)