Thursday, November 7, 2013
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said yesterday that they have arrested a suspect surnamed Hsieh and 27 other suspects over telecommunication fraud in the Hsinchu area.
Deputy Mayor Roland Blum of Marseille, France and his delegation of two urban-renewal experts, joined by a group of Taiwanese academics, visited the Pintung County and met with the county's magistrate Tsao Chi-hung (曹啟鴻).
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
It's been a rough year for The Palace Mansion (帝寶), with four of its residents — including the Wei families, which are currently embroiled in the tainted oil scandal — receiving heaps of negative press, causing some to wonder whether the issues might be related to feng shui (風水)., 2 Comments
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Several New Taipei City councilors of the Democratic Progressive Party petitioned for the Rubber Duck art installation to return home to New Taipei City yesterday during a city council session.
Taipei 101 Tower, one of tallest skyscrapers in the world, is planning to celebrate the arrival of 2014 with a 218-second fireworks display, 30 seconds longer than this year's extravaganza, the tower's management said Monday.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
Hearts were broken, jaws dropped, and a helping hand was quickly extended from Kaohsiung yesterday when the inflatable yellow Rubber Duck on display in Taoyuan County suddenly burst and collapsed while being re-inflated., 3 Comments
Three students from a Tainan high school have been suffering from uncontrollable shaking of hands for a week since they drank black tea prepared by the school during a field trip on Oct. 25.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Taipei police have identified a possible suspect involved in an attack Monday that saw two scooter-riding feces-flingers attempting to pour excrement on Taiwanese singer Jam Hsiao(蕭敬騰).
A giant Rubber Duck inflatable art installation, the centerpiece of the Taoyuan Land Art Festival, attracted nearly 80,000 viewers Wednesday, bringing the total number of visitors to more than 1 million since the Oct. 26 launch, according to the organizers.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
“Murder Cafe” suspect Hsieh Yi-han (謝依涵) yesterday was sentenced to death over charges of robbery and the murder of victims Chen Chin-fu (陳進福) and his wife Chang Tsui-ping (張翠萍).