The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a 13-year prison sentence against Lee Tai-an, one of two brothers convicted of conspiring to murder a Vietnamese woman by deliberately derailing a train 10 years ago to collect on her life insurance.
The ashes of a mainland Chinese illegal immigrant who died in Taiwan 12 years ago were finally taken back to his home in China's Fujian Province on Friday, thanks to the tenacious efforts of a police officer in Miaoli County, northern Taiwan.1 Comment
Fourteen tourists were caught in a landslide that resulted from heavy rainfall as they were heading out to a campsite in Taian Township, Miaoli County on Friday evening.
The Miaoli District Prosecutor's Office on Tuesday indicted two men for killing an old man, the grandfather of one of them, last year and demanded that they be given life sentences.1 Comment
In Miaoli County, a small ranch raises Taiwan native chickens on a strict diet of soy, corn and other grains devoid of all animal protein.
A local deity in Miaoli County played an important role when villagers of Xihu in Miaoli County tried to find an impressive name for a country road between rice paddies that they consider to be comparable to the famous "Mr. Brown Avenue" in Taitung County, Eastern Taiwan.
A mainland Chinese woman, surnamed Wang, was stabbed 16 times by her ex-husband yesterday in Miaoli County, later dying from her injuries at a local hospital, the Central News Agency said.1 Comment
Authorities has recently busted a firearm modification ring operating in Northern Taiwan, arresting nine suspects and confiscated seven guns, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said.
A high school student went missing in Miaoli County recently after the 17-year-old girl met with a man she met online.
A hippopotamus startled several Miaoli County residents on Friday as it rammed itself against a parked car after escaping from its enclosure aboard a truck en route to its renovated habitat.