Wednesday, October 2, 2013
The signboard of a shop located in the busy Gongguan commercial district collapsed yesterday, falling to the ground and resulting in a back injury of a pedestrian.
Monday, September 30, 2013
The Taipei City Government's Department of Health (DOH) said yesterday that it will be fining the organizations that are responsible for pouring colored powder into the Keelung River after the Color Run was held.1 Comment
A soapbox car resembling a pen captured the top prize at the first ever Taiwan Red Bull Soapbox Race (皂飛車大賽) held at the campus of Taipei National University of the Arts (台北藝術大學) yesterday.
The Taipei Zoo said on Sunday that its new panda cub is growing well, predicting it might stand on its own within a month.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Many people may smile in recognition Saturday when they see a yellow duck kite flying among others of different shapes in New Taipei, where kite enthusiasts have gathered to showcase their skills and designs.
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Yu Shyi-kun (游錫堃), a Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) heavyweight who served as premier between 2002 and 2005, announced yesterday that he will enter the race for mayor of New Taipei, the largest municipality in Taiwan in terms of population.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
The first TV show filmed by new immigrant students will be broadcast in Taipei and New Taipei City's public access channel in October, focusing on immigrant cultures.
Runners in Taipei will paint the town red— and a host of other colors — when the city holds its first official Color Run on Sept. 28.
Police and firefighters in New Taipei City have been blamed for the death of a woman because of their alleged reluctance to launch a timely rescue mission that could have prevented her from committing suicide.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Opposition city councilors yesterday attempted to block Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) from delivering his policy report on the controversial Taipei Twin Towers development project at the Taipei City Council.