In March, the UK's Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) launched an online campaign soliciting public input on the name of its latest research ship.
Pundits have been steadily ramping up their analysis of the situation as the June 23 date for a referendum on the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union approaches., 2 Comments
The commercial development of Eastern Taiwan has often been met with controversy surrounding concerns about the environment. The latest development proposal is a holiday resort project near one of the east coast's best beaches.
Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is under scrutiny once again as Taiwan readies for a transition of power in the Presidential Office., 2 Comments
Nobody is indifferent to the public's opinion on death penalty. According to a survey from National Chung Cheng University's (國立中正大學) Crime Research Center conducted in February, more than eight in 10 Taiwanese people are against the abolition of the death penalty., 2 Comments
On Tuesday morning Taiwan time, the Leicester team won the English Premier League title. This has been celebrated as a miracle, the odds of which are one in thousands, and it has bound the hearts together of fans from Thailand to Britain to Japan.
Last weekend, Cabinet ministers from Tsai Ing-wen's incoming administration gathered in Yangmingshan for a "boot camp" to prepare themselves for their jobs.
Our readers may not know who Jessie Chen (陳育賢) is. She is a photographer for TWIMI (獨立媒體), one of Taiwan's social media outlets. She has developed a large following of fans by taking thousands of pictures of Tsai Ing-wen, chairwoman of the Democratic Progressive Party who will be sworn in as president on May 20.
There is no question that Japan, as a world power, has pushed its small neighbor Taiwan into a corner, as we have seen in the days following Japanese authorities' seizure of a Taiwanese fishing boat and the detainment of its captain.
We all do stupid things all the time, so the chances of one person doing something just as stupid as you are rather great. Perhaps you are so intelligent as to never make mistakes, and we want to encourage you to keep up the good work, while reminding the rest of us to never say "never again" in the face of disasters like the Chernobyl Incident of April 26, 1986.