Citing a lack of evidence, Tainan district prosecutors on Friday decided not to indict Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) and Tainan City Council speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) in two separate cases in which they were accused of buying votes during last year's council speaker election.1 Comment
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) in Southern Taiwan said it has produced a fish feed additive that could double the survival rate of grouper fry.
In an unusual case, a Greater Tainan woman has been indicted for administering a fatal dose of amphetamines to her three-month-old boy through breast milk.
Taijiang National Park in Tainan will hold a six-month festival featuring the black-faced spoonbill that will run from October to March, when the endangered bird species migrates to Taiwan to spend the winter, park authorities said Thursday.
Tainan City Mayor William Lai's (賴清德) eight-month boycott against Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教), centered around vote-buying allegations, came to an end yesterday due to a dengue fever outbreak.1 Comment
Tainan City Mayor William Lai (賴清德) yesterday said the Control Yuan's decision to impeach him is an expansion of power violating the nation's constitution, in the Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) Central Executive Committee (CEC, 中執會).
Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) suggested on Wednesday a way to resolve the stalemate between the city council and the city government, one day after the Control Yuan voted to impeach Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) over his failure to attend Tainan City Council meetings.
Tainan City Mayor William Lai (賴清德) blasted the Control Yuan over its decision to impeach him yesterday and vowed to continue avoiding city council sessions. As of today, Lai has gone 210 days without entering the council chamber.3 Comments
One of six black-faced spoonbills that was cured of a botulism infection in March has flown to Dalian, China, the Tainan City Government Agriculture Bureau reported yesterday.
A 31-year-old woman surnamed Kuo (郭), a victim of the Formosa Water Park explosions, was taken off a ventilator and pronounced dead at Tainan's Chi Mei Medical Center (台南奇美醫學中心) at 7:06 p.m., yesterday.