Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The founder of religious group “Ri Yue Ming Gong” (日月明功) Chen Chiau-ming (陳巧明) has been listed as a defendant after being accused of starving a 17-year-old high school student, surnamed Chan, to death in June, the Changhua District Prosecutors Office said yesterday.
Taipei will provide free milk once a week to elementary school students beginning in January, Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin announced Tuesday.
The Taipei City Government yesterday celebrated the 10 millionth rental in its YouBike public bike rental system, and announced that YouBike has earned a 93-percent approval rating among Taipei citizens.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Online voters have chosen the top 10 gift items from the central county of Changhua, eight of which are edible.
The Taipei City Department of Education said Monday it will establish a team to investigate an alleged bullying case that resulted in a mother posting an ad in a major newspaper to call out her daughter's bully.
Friday, December 6, 2013
A 17-year-old high school student was allegedly starved to death after being locked up for eighteen days by his mother, who acted with help from a religious group, the Changhua County Department of Civil Affairs (彰化縣民政處) said yesterday while commenting on the ongoing investigation into the case.
Urbanites looking to escape the city for quiet hillside teahouses via the Maokong Gondola will soon find themselves joined by an endearing travel companion: Japanese cartoon icon Hello Kitty.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Taipei 101, one of the tallest skyscrapers in the world and a landmark in Taipei, is planning to embrace the arrival of 2014 with a 218-second fireworks display, the tower's spokesperson Michael Liu (劉家豪) said yesterday.