Thursday, September 24, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Wednesday that 42 people have died of dengue fever since May 1, which has already surpassed the level for the whole of last year, when 28 people died.
According to a report by the Ministry of Education (MOE) made public yesterday, obstruction charges against 33 people who took part in the storming of the Education Ministry on July 23 will not be dropped. Students (including minors), residents and reporters entered the ministry during the beginning of protracted protests against high school curriculum guideline adjustments., 1 Comment
Taipei District Prosecutors Office did not confirm or deny a media report published yesterday indicating that the office has summoned former EasyCard Corp. Chairman Tai Chi-chuan (戴季全) for questioning in a forgery investigation.
The upcoming summit between U.S. President Barack Obama and mainland Chinese leader Xi Jinping will not infringe Taiwan's rights as promised by the U.S. side, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said yesterday.
A total of 16 percent of college freshmen have had sexual experiences, while only 10 percent of them use protection, according to the University Freshmen Birth Control Investigation Report, conducted by the Taiwan Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology (TOAG, 台灣婦產科醫學會).
The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) on Wednesday warned people around Taiwan to avoid outdoor activities due to excessively high levels of ultraviolet rays amid clear skies and high temperatures.
Deputy Justice Minister Chen Ming-tang (陳明堂) stated yesterday that all donations must be transparent by law, in regards to the recent fundraising dinners hosted to support Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), which have aroused suspicion., 1 Comment
The CTBC Ladies 2015 Open (2015 中國信託女子公開賽) kicks off today, with 108 contestants vying for the grand prize of NT$1 million at the Orient Golf and Country Club in Guishan District, Taoyuan City.
The number of girls running away from home was three times that of boys, a survey published Wednesday showed.
The Civil Aeronautics Administration will present draft law amendments for legislative consideration later this month that will regulate the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), a Cabinet official said Wednesday.