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.
Friday, July 5, 2013
On the third day of a protest by Dapu residents, Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) yesterday announced a halt to the forced demolition of their homes, which had been slated for today.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
A man died on the weekend after walking backwards to take a photo and falling out of a window at a resort in Miaoli County.2 Comments
Sunday, November 11, 2012
The Taiwan High Court yesterday sentenced a man to six years in prison for raping a foreign woman who he had employed as a domestic helper.
Miaoli County has launched an initiative to develop a business zone near the future Miaoli high speed rail station, construction of which is under way, and plans to auction off rights to develop the site next year, a real estate agent said Wednesday.
Sunday, July 8, 2012
A judge has used a Google Maps image showing an unleashed dog to hold a man responsible for his neighbor's bicycle accident.1 Comment
Monday, July 2, 2012
Police formally identified yesterday a 22-year-old male student of Miaoli City's National United University (聯合大學) as the suspected Murderer of a female college graduate. The man, who is surnamed Lin, faces investigation by prosecutors on the charges of murder and sexual assault.3 Comments
Monday, February 27, 2012
An 18-year-old female evening school student, surname Chuang, was fatally run over after a dispute in a karaoke establishment in Miaoli yesterday.