Tuesday, July 8, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently arrested two alleged drug dealers, saying that the suspects had allegedly imported various ingredients from other countries and made them into drugs at a factory near the Formosa Fun Coast in Bali District, New Taipei City.
A group of protesters from Harmony Home Association and various civil organizations protested in front of Taipei City Hall yesterday to demand that the city's Department of Social Welfare (DOSW) stop harassing residences of Harmony Home., 1 Comment
Monday, July 7, 2014
Thousands braved the summer heat Sunday to celebrate the first birthday of Yuan Zai, the first giant panda cub born in Taiwan, who has attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors in six months.
Sunday, July 6, 2014
The 2014 annual Yilan International Children's Folklore and Folkgame Festival (YICFFF, 宜蘭國際童玩藝術節) kicked off yesterday, presenting an array of child-friendly water activities, exhibitions, performances and facilities visitors can enjoy until Aug. 24.
A hot air balloon carrying three people lost control and drifted in the air for almost three hours in Taitung yesterday before some 30 people on the ground managed to pull it down to safety, officials said.
The central county of Changhua launched its annual Wanggong Fireworks Festival Saturday with a ceremony at a temple near the fishing port.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Taipei's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) yesterday said it will consult the executive branch on the Taipei High Administration Court's recent ruling revoking an environmental assessment of the Beitou gondola project before it decides whether or not to appeal the ruling.
The League of Welfare Organizations for the Disabled (LWOD) is organizing a scuba-diving training program for physically challenged people in order to increase their participation in outdoor recreational activities.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
An 80-year-old woman who went missing during a trip to eastern Hualien County last Sunday was found safe and sound by a search and rescue team yesterday morning.
Police authorities arrested six suspects on June 22 in northern Taoyuan county for their alleged involvement in selling narcotics to underage students, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局警察局) said., 1 Comment