Thursday, May 14, 2015
Members of a gay group expressed hope Wednesday that wedding leave can be applied to gay couples after the Kaohsiung city government said it is mulling whether to mark the partners of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgenders (LGBT) in the household registration system., 4 Comments
An illegal casino in Tamsui was busted yesterday when the owner was too busy watching Korean soap operas and failed to see the police entering the building on her surveillance cameras, police officer said.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The Taipei City Department of Transportation has recently filed a traffic report to the Taipei City Police Department against the privately owned public transportation system E-Bike.
A baby giraffe at Taipei Zoo has died of malnutrition after refusing to feed, zoo officials said Monday.
Monday, May 11, 2015
The Taipei Zoo said Friday it is celebrating this year's Mother's Day by paying respect to zookeepers who double as "nannies" of newborn animals that are either fragile or have inexperienced parents.
Hundreds of Chinese immigrant spouses of Taiwanese nationals in Kaohsiung on Sunday urged the government to shorten the wait required to obtain Taiwanese citizen identity cards to four years, from the present six. The call received support from several Kaohsiung elected officials.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
A cattle farm on the outlying island of Kinmen has been found to be infected with foot-and-mouth disease and all the animals on that ranch will be put down, the Council of Agriculture (COA) said Friday.
Friday, May 8, 2015
A worker at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport services Co. has been fired after he was caught attempting to steal from the luggage of passengers traveling on the Emirates airline, police said.
Some 82 percent of mothers in Taiwan were connected to their children's Facebook accounts in 2014, up from 79 percent a year earlier, according to Facebook data.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
The Yunlin police yesterday arrested four men for abducting a dairy farmer after the farmer refused to give the men NT$16 million when they tried blackmailing him several months ago., 1 Comment