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Mainland pandas reach Taiwan

Panda-mania grips Taiwan as Tuan Tuan and Yuan Yuan arrive

Tuan Tuan and Yuan Yuan arrived in Taipei gripped by panda-mania Tuesday. You would think David Beckham or Tom Cruise had just flown into the city. Full story

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Beijing unveils panda couple for Taiwan

The Chinese mainland unveiled the two giant pandas for Taiwan compatriots.

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