Monday, July 20, 2015
Four people were wounded in a random knife attack at the Taipei subway system's Zhongshan Station in downtown Taipei on Monday, police and firefighters said.
Heavy rains hit on Sunday afternoon, resulting in water overflowing in several locations and a few accidents.
Thousands of Muslims gathered at Taipei Railway Station on Sunday to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
A regulation requiring prescriptions for contact lenses will be re-examined from both "theoretical and practical" angles and further discussed with the Health Department, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday.
The Mackay Memorial Hospital has launched a campaign to help children with diabetes by leveraging the collaboration between the Lilly Diabetes charity and Disney.
Women outnumber men in six cities in Taiwan, with the ratio the lowest in Taipei, where there are only 92 men for every 100 women, the Ministry of the Interior said Saturday.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Frequent wearers of contact lens are baffled by Taipei City Department of Health's announcement on July 16, which requires people to show prescriptions issued within six months from their doctors in the future when buying their contacts., 3 Comments
A total of 24 alleged tree poachers were arrested last month in Northern Hsinchu County over charges for cutting down priceless old trees without permission, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has announced., 1 Comment
Friday, July 17, 2015
Shih Hsin University (SHU) yesterday announced the results of research on the usage of different forms of media, with TV the most used, followed by the Internet. With a more prominent role being played by netizens, the Internet's influence on the media cannot be ignored, Chung Chi-hui, an SHU professor in the department of journalism said.