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Sunday, January 5, 2014
Taiwan -- MOI minister says Dapu appeal against ruling will 'hurt people'
The Ministry of the Interior (MOI) wishes to create a “win-win” situation regarding the Dapu incident, and therefore will wait until it receives an official court verdict, discusses the matter with the Miaoli County Government and will then make a final decision, Interior Minister Lee Hong-yuan (李鴻源) said yesterday.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Taiwan -- Chairman of institute for disabled alleged to have abused residents
An institute for the disabled in Miaoli County recently drew attention when its chairman, Chou Pen-chi (周本錡), was alleged to have abused residents over a significant period of time.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Miaoli Magistrate Liu Cheng-hung (劉政鴻) yesterday pressed charges against Chen Wei-ting (陳為廷), a National Tsing Hua University student, for throwing a shoe that hit Liu in September.
Taiwan -- Miaoli magistrate presses charges over thrown shoe
Monday, September 30, 2013
Taiwan -- 25 injured due to Miaoli tourist coach overturning in mountains
Twenty-five passengers suffered injuries of various degrees after their tourist bus overturned on a mountain highway in Miaoli County yesterday.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Taiwan -- Hundreds attend deceased Dapu protester's memorial service
A memorial ceremony for the late private property rights activist Chang Sen-wen (張森文) was held yesterday at the site where his property was demolished by the government, and was attended by hundreds of his supporters who turned out to give their condolences to his family.
Sunday, September 22, 2013
Almost 40 dogs found abandoned in a public cemetery in Miaoli County on Friday have all found new owners, according to a neighborhood watch leader who arranged the adoptions.
Taiwan -- Abandoned dogs in Miaoli find new owners
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Taiwan -- Miaoli magistrate confronted over Dapu man's death
The magistrate of Miaoli County was confronted by angry family members of a man who died yesterday in a suspected act of suicide two months after the local government demolished his pharmacy to make way for a public project.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Taiwan -- Dapu protesters toss eggs over demolitions
Around 1,000 protesters bombarded the Miaoli County Government Building with eggs, paintballs and ghost money to vent their anger over the forcible demolition of four private houses in Dapu Village and some undesirable development projects launched by the county government, before winding up a “Guard Miaoli Concert” on Friday night.
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Supporters of Dapu residents whose homes were demolished against their wishes by Miaoli County Government (苗栗縣) splashed paint on the Miaoli County magistrate's home yesterday, with four of the protesters later being arrested.
Saturday, July 6, 2013
A demonstration by residents of Dapu, Miaoli County continued into its fourth day, with protesters showing their support for local residents while expressing dissent over the government's supposed plans to demolish and confiscate their homes.
  
  
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