A two-day kite festival, which concluded Sunday at Nanliao Fishing Port in Hsinchu City, attracted an estimated 48,000 kite enthusiasts from around Taiwan, according to the city government.
Based on the draft design shown in the picture, the Hsinchu City Government plans to broaden the width of pedestrian paths surrounding the square in front of the Hsinchu Railway Station to five meters from three meters, so as to improve the entire view around the station.
Law or politics is sometimes insufficient to solve problems when religious elements are involved in public matters. For the Water Resources Agency (WRA), the solution may lie in the cliche: Do as the Romans do.1 Comment
A man, surnamed Huang and who goes by "Cat Grandpa," is suspected of abandoning around 100 "poor quality" cats at a farmhouse in Xinfeng Township, Hsinchu County, northern Taiwan, officials with the Hsinchu County Animal Disease Control Center said on Monday.
The northern city of Hsinchu reported a daytime high of 38 degrees Celsius Sunday, equaling the previous record high for the month of July, according to the Central Weather Bureau.
This photo from the Hsinchu fire department shows a firefighter holding a pangolin that was captured on the streets in the city's downtown on Friday, June 10.
Youbike in Hsinchu began a test run Thursday, joining the nine other cities and counties in Taiwan that provide bike rental services to the public.
Hsinchu City launched its first YouBike stations on Thursday morning, with the first 30 minutes of each ride free of charge for the first three months.
A nearly 10-meter-long sperm whale that was found lying dead on the coast of Hsinchu City last week probably succumbed to hunger, an expert on whales said Monday.1 Comment
A 10-meter long dead whale recently washed up on the shore of Gangnan in Hsinchu City, northern Taiwan, and authorities are till trying to determine the cause of its death, the Coast Guard Administration's (CGA's) local unit said Saturday.