Wednesday, June 3, 2015
People who attend a vigil on the 26th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in Taipei on Thursday will hold yellow umbrellas -- a symbol of the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement -- to remember the tragedy that took place in Beijing in 1989, organizers said Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
The first batch of Kyoho grapes grown in Changhua County was shipped to the Middle East Monday as part of the county's efforts to help explore overseas markets for local farmers.
Monday, June 1, 2015
An Indonesian female intern at Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital in Taipei suffered a fall in the coastal area of Chiupeng in Manchou, Pingtung County Sunday, requiring the National Airborne Service Corps to deploy a helicopter to airlift her to a hospital., 3 Comments
The "Queen's Head," the most famous rock formation in Yehliu Geopark, faces an uncertain fate despite an all-out effort to prevent its thinning neck from snapping, the North Coast & Guanyinshan National Scenic Area said., 1 Comment
Sunday, May 31, 2015
An 8-year-old girl who had her throat slit by a man believed to be looking for a random target at her school in Taipei died yesterday despite hours of efforts by doctors to save her life, police said., 4 Comments
A man was shot in the head, allegedly by an acquaintance, yesterday in the Datong night market of Greater Taichung., 1 Comment
Saturday, May 30, 2015
An 8-year-old school girl surnamed Liu yesterday sustained a severe injury to her neck when a 29 year-old man named Kung Chung-an (龔重安) assaulted her with a knife within the premises of the victim's school, yesterday., 13 Comments
The Taoyuan District Prosecutors Office on Friday charged 8 suspects including Wu Shang-chen, former head of the Xinwu branch of the Taoyuan Fire Department, for violation of the Anti-Corruption Act for tampering with safety inspections leading to the deaths of 6 firefighters in January., 3 Comments
Friday, May 29, 2015
Nantou County Magistrate Lin Ming-chen (林明溱) yesterday said that the county will appeal a state-ordered NT$2.66 million compensation payment to the family of the late Chang Po-wei (張博崴), a victim of a hiking incident in 2011.