Thursday, February 4, 2010
A company co-owned by Karl Lagerfeld, creative director of fashion powerhouse Chanel, filed fraud charges against a senior entertainer, demanding euro 40 million (NT$18 billion) in compensation for counterfeiting its weight loss product.
Friday, January 29, 2010
A couple was paid NT$1.9 million in coins after a conflict over a property transaction. The buyer paid the sum with 38,000 NT$50 coins placed in 19 bags that weigh 300kg in total.
A 17-year-old girl in Changhua had one-third of her inflamed ear removed after getting it pierced at a local store. The doctors diagnosed that her ear was infected with Bacillus Subtilis.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
A Taiwan Power Company staff, surname Lai, was bitten by a black dog as he took meter readings.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
The Changhua District Court ruled a rapist responsible for paying the victim NT$5 million in reparation yesterday. The case can still be appealed.
Saturday, January 23, 2010
Quarantine authorities yesterday disinfected a Changhua County chicken farm found to have been infected by the H5N2 bird flu virus, the Central News Agency reported.
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Changhua County Police arrested a man who had allegedly attempted to cash a bag of counterfeit coins, local media reported yesterday.
Sunday, December 27, 2009
Changhua District Court yesterday convicted a couple guilty of murdering the husband's ex-wife and sentenced both to life imprisonment, judicial resources said.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) busted a transnational group that offered surrogate mother services in Changhua County Thursday.
Saturday, December 19, 2009
A local golf course operator and world renowned Portuguese architect Ivaro Siza signed an agreement recently to create landscape architecture works that will become cultural landmarks in Changhua County, the county's magistrate said yesterday.