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Metro collapse not due to gov't pressure: mayor
Taichung Mayor Lin Chia-lung yesterday dismissed speculation that the deadly accident at an MRT construction site had anything to do with government pressure to rush the completion of the city's mass rapid transit railway project.
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Taichung is arranging a series of activities, including a painting contest and a series of bus tours, to highlight the important place that the sea goddess Mazu occupies in the local culture, according to the city's Cultural Affairs Bureau (CAB).
 
Taichung Metro collapse kills 4, injures 4
A collapsed section of an under-construction elevated railway at a Taichung Mass Rail Transit System (Taichung Metro) construction site caused four deaths and four injuries late Friday afternoon; three of the dead were construction workers at the site.
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Sons draw straws for chance to donate liver for ill father by drawing lots
The life of a Taiwanese man suffering liver cancer was saved after undergoing a living donor transplant procedure replacing his liver with the one donated from his son, who was selected from a pool of three other sons by drawing lots.
 
A high school teacher in Taichung is persisting with his journey of coming to terms with his lifelong dream to become a woman with the support of his students and over the objections of his mother.
 
The Taichung City Government Construction Bureau recently stated that it will take steps on the city's cotton trees following complaints from affected residents, the Central News Agency reported.
 
Taichung City's 20th Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition will be calling for artists to enter their works, said the Taichung City Government's Cultural Affairs Bureau this Wednesday.
 
Taichung to replace BRT with dedicated bus lanes
Taichung Mayor Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍) announced Monday that the city's existing bus rapid transit (BRT) system will be replaced by "optimized dedicated bus lanes" that will start operation July 8.
 
The Ministry of National Defense organized a very special road race at an air base in central Taiwan Friday, in a unique type of publicity drive aimed at boosting recruitment.
 
A police officer and three civilians were injured during a stolen car police chase in Central Taiwan yesterday afternoon, Taichung police has said.
 
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