Thursday, April 16, 2015
Twenty-three Vietnamese stowaways were found aboard a tiny wooden boat only just slightly larger than a bamboo raft the night before yesterday in the seas off Nanliao Fishing Harbor (南寮漁港), said Hsinchu coastguardsmen.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
A drug crackdown in Chupei, Hsinchu County last night turned into a shootout between police and drug dealers, with one drug dealer dead, another under arrest and one police officer injured as of press time.1 Comment
Monday, February 16, 2015
The Hsinchu county government has started offering citizens recycled water for cleaning use amid the persistent drought.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
A decision on renewing the employment of Chinese dissident Wang Dan at a Taiwanese university will be based purely on academic considerations and not political ones, the school's head said Wednesday.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou said Saturday that Nanliao Fishery Harbor (南寮漁港) in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan, will be upgraded into a direct cross-Taiwan Strait transportation harbor for the dual use for passengers and cargo.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Singing Taiwan folklore and traditional aboriginal songs, National Tsing Hua University's chorus recently won a gold and silver medal at the World Choir Games.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Immigration officials on Tuesday managed to bust a prostitution ring in Northern Taiwan that had been recruiting Chinese women to work in Taiwan using fake marriage credentials.1 Comment
Sunday, May 25, 2014
A man was arrested yesterday in connection with the killing of the father of a woman who the suspect claimed was his ex-girlfriend, police in Hsinchu said.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently extradited a suspect wanted on fraud charges from Vietnam.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
A senior high school teacher was arrested Sunday for sending threatening emails to Chinese activist Wang Dan (王丹), the Hsinchu City Police Bureau said Monday.
Monday, February 17, 2014
Shortly after they were reported missing by their parents, five teenagers were found by Hsinchu police yesterday.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Three female two male junior high school students from Hsinchu were reported missing by their schools and family members after they did not return home after school on Feb. 12.
Monday, January 20, 2014
Up to 4,000 apartment units at 250 buildings located next to the Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park were built without proper construction permits, a local media report said yesterday.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
A 50-year-old woman who resides in Hsinchu (新竹) has been "living" in a Family Mart convenience store in Zhongli (中壢), Taoyuan City (桃園) for over a month, reading newspapers on display in the store, sleeping with her head on a table and occupying a seat with her purse when she has to leave the store for a moment.1 Comment