Saturday, November 22, 2014
A man surnamed Jiang (江) admitted to police yesterday that he personally buried his daughter's dead body even though he previously told police that he abandoned her at a park.
The National Taichung Theater will officially open Nov. 23, when Taiwanese opera company Ming Hwa Yuan will give a charity performance as part of the opening celebration, the Taichung city government said Friday.
A local charity will hold a road race Saturday to raise awareness and funds for abused women and children.
A fair at Taichung's Caowu Square was slated to be held by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) today from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., featuring many activities such as lessons on how to cook U.S. beef and pork, a cooking contest, fundraising events for local charity organizations and sampling of meat.
Friday, November 21, 2014
The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office (TDPO) yesterday said it was seeking the death penalty for stabbing suspect Chang Yen-wen, who allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death after failing to convince her to remain in their relationship on Sept. 22; prosecutors said that despite the cruel nature of the killing, Chang has not shown any regret for his actions.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Taipei Metro on Wednesday released the latest route map designed for cellphones to help users traverse the expanded network that now includes the new semicircular Songshan Line., 1 Comment
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
One in every nine students in Taoyuan's elementary and junior high schools has a foreign-born parent, the county government reported Monday, saying that the figure is a sharp rise from the 2.1 percent recorded ten years ago., 2 Comments
The Taipei High Administrative Court ruled in favor of the family of a late employee of the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) accused of spying for China in 1949, offering a certificate proving the innocence of the deceased.
For remote Taitung County on Taiwan's southeast edge, the Nov. 29 election will be a sure bet for over three dozen candidates running for city and township mayors, councilmen and village and ward heads.