Rain will continue to drench northern Taiwan until Thursday morning while a tropical low air pressure system could develop into the 21st typhoon in the Pacific this year, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast on Wednesday.
First-year undergraduates were asked to take off their underwear and drink water spat from another student's mouth during a Jinwen University of Science and Technology's (JUST, 景文科技大學) freshmen orientation camping event earlier this month.1 Comment
The 2006 Hot Spring Season will kick off on Oct. 20 and run until Oct. 24 in Beitou, a hot spring area in Taipei.
Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped all charges against the chairman of the Formosa Fun Coast water park over an explosion of colored powder that left 15 dead and hundreds injured last June.
Yu Tien is pictured in Taipei on Tuesday, Oct. 11.
A crime scene at a Chang Hwa Bank branch in Keelung in shown in this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 11. A man, surnamed Yu, stormed into the bank at 1 p.m. Armed with a fruit knife, he jumped over the counter and shouted "I am here to rob." He managed to grab NT$1,600 in cash but was subdued by the police who arrived shortly afterward.
Patrick, one of the oldest koalas at the Taipei Zoo, has died of age-related multiple organ failure, the zoo said Tuesday. He was 19.
The 1,000 kilometer, non-stop Home Run Taiwan relay event, organized by CTBC Financial Holding Co. ended triumphantly in the capital of Taipei, Sunday.
A startup company launched a scooter-sharing system in Taipei on Friday, providing 200 electrical motorcycles in the city's Daan, Xinyi and Zhongzheng districts.
Double Ninth Festival (九九重陽節), also known as Chung Yeung Festival, is a significant day to honor the elderly on the 9th day of the 9th month of the year in the Chinese lunar calendar.