Thursday, September 17, 2015
Chen Wei-ting (陳為廷), a student leader of the Sunflower Movement that occupied the Legislature early last year, has been expelled by National Tsing Hua University for missing too many classes.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
A sheltered dog nicknamed Tom (阿湯哥), after movie star Tom Cruise, was mistakenly euthanized by Hsinchu County Animal Disease Control Center, a report claimed yesterday.2 Comments
Saturday, July 18, 2015
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, May 22, 2015
The naked body of a teenage girl was discovered yesterday in Hsinchu County, with preliminary investigation revealing that the girl was likely sexually abused before being beaten to death by culprits whose ages range from 9 to adulthood.6 Comments
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
An Indonesian worker, known only as Ani, who allegedly murdered the owner of a breakfast shop where she was employed on Monday, revealed during police questioning yesterday that she carried out the homicide due to unfair working treatment and claimed that her former boss had slashed her salary.5 Comments
Thursday, May 14, 2015
A man has admitted to having helped his friend in the killing of a sixth-grade boy, according to Hsinchu police.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Twenty-three Vietnamese stowaways were found aboard a tiny wooden boat only just slightly larger than a bamboo raft the night before yesterday in the seas off Nanliao Fishing Harbor (南寮漁港), said Hsinchu coastguardsmen.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
A drug crackdown in Chupei, Hsinchu County last night turned into a shootout between police and drug dealers, with one drug dealer dead, another under arrest and one police officer injured as of press time.1 Comment
Monday, February 16, 2015
The Hsinchu county government has started offering citizens recycled water for cleaning use amid the persistent drought.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
A decision on renewing the employment of Chinese dissident Wang Dan at a Taiwanese university will be based purely on academic considerations and not political ones, the school's head said Wednesday.