Friday, April 22, 2011
Greater Tainan Councilor and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislative nominee Wang Ding-yu (王定宇) has been formally accused of embezzling the funds he raised as a political figure for victims of Typhoon Morakot, which he allegedly transferred into a personal bank account.1 Comment
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
One soldier was killed and one was injured when a military vehicle rolled off the shoulder of a road in Tainan City yesterday.
A police investigation of a mafia group found out that the leader of a Tainan-based mafia organization is the son of Chen Jia-de, captain of Tainan's Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Police Brigade. Chen Jia-de was removed from his position after the investigation, according to CNA.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The Tainan City's Department of Labor has started investigation on a potential case of a physician's partial memory loss resulted from myocardial infarction due to overworking.
Sunday, April 17, 2011
A police SWAT team in Tainan City yesterday arrested a man who had taken three people hostage and threatened to blow up a gas station.
Monday, April 4, 2011
Ten disabled people yesterday staged a protest at the Tainan Railway Station to condemn the “humiliating treatment” of one of them by a Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) employee.
Friday, March 25, 2011
The lingering row between Tainan Mayor William Lai and independent councilors over budget quota allocation may cause the city council to be unable to complete screening the city government budget plans for this year before the legal deadline of March 25.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
A 2.7-kilometer section of the Sun Yat-sen Freeway will be sealed off for six hours on April 12, for a warplane emergency landing and takeoff drill, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) announced yesterday.
Friday, March 4, 2011
A court has changed the life sentence of a 76-year-old man convicted of killing a woman and her two grandchildren by arson to a death sentence to deny the accused any chance of parole and the opportunity to kill again.
The deadlock between the Tainan City mayor and city councilors in a fight over a special fund continued yesterday as Mayor Lai Ching-te once again refused to offer each city councilor with a special fund of NT$12 million to NT$15 million as demanded.