Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Former Chiayi district prosecutor Chan Chao-shu (詹昭書) was formally sentenced to 10 years in prison and 6 years deprivation of his civic rights by the Taiwan High Court yesterday morning.1 Comment
Thursday, October 3, 2013
A public wedding took place in the Alishan National Scenic Area on Wednesday, with 16 couples from Taiwan and overseas tying the knot under Alishan's 1,000-year-old Divine Tree.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
An annual cycling festival will require cyclists to dress both themselves and their bicycles in fancy dress, an idea that the event organizers said Tuesday will make biking “more fun.”
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Chen Chia-fu (陳佳富) yesterday was indicted by the Chiayi District Prosecutors Office over the murder of his sister Chen Wan-ting (陳婉婷) in an attempt to collect insurance payouts, accusing him of also desecrating and abandoning her corpse.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Police said yesterday that they have determined the likely identity of a decapitated head and are zeroing in on a suspect.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
A magnitude-4.5 earthquake jolted Southern Taiwan at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Central Weather Bureau.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
A car accident along the scenic Alishan Highway in Chiayi County on Tuesday left one dead and three suffering from minor injuries.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Sixteen people were injured yesterday when a tour bus carrying travelers from Singapore and Malaysia overturned after hitting a rock wall along the scenic Alishan Highway in Central Taiwan on Monday.1 Comment
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
A dwarf sperm whale was found stranded on a beach in Chiayi County with bruises in its underside, firefighters in the county said yesterday.
Monday, November 26, 2012
A South African twentysomething fell in love with a man from Taiwan's tiny Tsou tribe (鄒族) and moved into his village. Now, she's promoting sustainable agriculture projects that can make the village more self-sufficient.