Wednesday, August 20, 2014
If the Internet is an important aspect of your life, then you are no stranger to the latest social media trend: the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.1 Comment
Friday, August 8, 2014
In the wake of last week's fatal gas explosions, Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu (陳菊) said that the Kaohsiung City Government will not shirk its responsibilities. Before yesterday, it wasn't all that clear what responsibilities the city government was prepared to take for the tragic accident.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
It has been a week since the deadly explosions took place in downtown Kaohsiung, and yet not a single governmental agency is willing to hold itself accountable over the incident.
Sunday, August 3, 2014
Of the 26 who died as a result of yesterday's gas explosions in Kaohsiung, at least four were firefighters at the scene of the accident while others were either people traveling through the area or local residents.
Friday, August 1, 2014
United Daily News yesterday published a commentary on the attempted murder charges pressed against Premier Jiang Yi-huah over the widely covered eviction of activists who attempted to occupy the Executive Yuan in March, shedding light on some of the lawsuit's implications.1 Comment
Thursday, July 24, 2014
According to meteorology expert Peng Chi-ming (彭啟明), only a third of the cities and counties that declared school and work cancellations for yesterday actually experienced weather conditions that justified the cancellations.2 Comments
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Earlier this month, a mother of four, surnamed Su, who has three disabled children requiring constant care, accused the government of ignoring the demands of families that have disabled members.2 Comments
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Following both Taipei and New Taipei mayors publicly urging the Kuomintang (KMT) to reconsider the mayoral candidate for Keelung City, the ruling party yesterday during its weekly Central Standing Committee meeting revoked Keelung City Council Speaker Huang Ching-tai's (黃景泰) nomination.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said the Gambian president Yahya Jammeh has always been a controversial man who made a lot of decisions on his own without consulting with his aides or advisors.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The government watchdog Control Yuan issued a report this June that pointed fingers at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), saying that it is partially responsible for the cutting of ties with Taiwan's former African ally last November.1 Comment