Police authorities arrested six members of an alleged fraud ring that targeted elderly citizens who live alone as their potential victims, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) has announced.
The Taichung City Government and a local civic group said Friday they will jointly launch a one-day "meals on wheels" activity that will involve inviting members of the public to deliver meals to senior citizens and the disabled.
A showcase of productions from public television services around the world will take place in Taichung today, according to the Public Television Service (PTS).
A woman living in Taichung was indicted on a charge of negligent homicide after her pet dog, called "Pan Da," was blamed for the death of a motorcycle rider.
A 30-year-old woman in Taichung is being detained by the courts for allegedly murdering her mother yesterday, after authorities found the mother's body by a ditch after suffering burns.
Taichung police recently busted a luxury car theft ring that targeted high-end foreign imported vehicles, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) has announced.
The 1.7-million gallon water tank and wave machines that created the stormy effects in director Ang Lee's Oscar winnning 3D movie "Life of Pi" will become the focus of the production facilities of a studio to be set up in Taichung, a Taichung City Government spokesman said Friday.
The lead character of a popular Japanese manga series and animation, Chibi Maruko-chan (櫻桃小丸子), visited the Taichung City government Friday to promote tourism in her birthplace of Shizuoka Prefecture and cooperation with the central Taiwan municipality.
Taichung police recently cracked down on an iPhone fraud ring that has allegedly taken advantage of Apple's return policy to use fake iPhones in exchange for genuine ones, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has announced.
A multifunctional space dedicated solely to girls -- the first of its kind in Asia -- held its opening event in Taichung City yesterday, on the United Nations' International Day of the Girl Child, the Central News Agency reported.