Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Coral from reefs in Nanwan, a small bay west of the resort town of Kenting, were found to contain dozens of different environmental hormones, the National Museum of MarineBiology and Aquarium in Pingtung County said Monday.
Monday, November 11, 2013
Following the deaths of eight students who were swept out to sea, New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu vowed yesterday that future such tragedies must be stopped and that he would tolerate no similar happenings.
Taitung County is representing Taiwan for the first time in the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Tour by hosting the 2013 Taiwan Open of Surfing from Nov. 13-17.
Sunday, November 10, 2013
The fire that broke out Friday night at a three-story independent apartment in Neihu District, Taipei and claimed six lives is believed to be a result of arson by a grandfather who threatened earlier to burn all his family members to death over his son's opposition to his marriage to a young Cambodian woman, according to a police source.
Hundreds of food lovers flooded into the Taipei International Beef Noodle Festival on Saturday to sample the city's famed dish.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Chiang Yo-ching (蔣友青), great-grandson of Kuomintang strongman Chiang Kai-shek, was summoned yesterday by the Shihlin District Prosecutors' Office for questioning over alleged threats he made over email and social media websites., 4 Comments
Taipei wants to host a world jamboree of cycling enthusiasts and has the experience to do it, Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin said yesterday.
Houtong, a small town in New Taipei City that has become known for its large cat population in recent years, has been named by CNN as one of six places worldwide “where cats outshine tourist attractions.”
Thursday, November 7, 2013
A woman has died after a rare attack by a wild boar that broke into her apartment in New Taipei late last month, police have said., 1 Comment