Monday, December 27, 2010
An Ecuadorian student studying in Taiwan was killed in a road accident following a Christmas party, a newspaper said yesterday.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
The recent pants-dropping episode by the famed writer Chiu Pa-tao(九把刀) during a lecture at the National Tainan Girls' Senior High School caused quite a media stir.2 Comments
Tainan County Magistrate Su Huan-jhih, who is the focus of an investigation regarding corruption in the Tainan Science Park land acquisition case, filed a complaint against the Tainan District Prosecutor's Office yesterday and also petitioned the legal system to dispose of the “bad apples” among prosecutors who abused public trust and neglected their duties.
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Prosecutors in Tainan yesterday dismissed allegations that a raid on the southern county magistrate's office and residence in a corruption probe were political motivated.3 Comments
Saturday, December 11, 2010
Sunday, December 5, 2010
A full-size replica of a 17th century Ming Dynasty armed merchant vessel set off on its maiden voyage from Anping Harbor in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan yesterday to re-enact the scene of the arrival of a Chinese general over 300 years ago.4 Comments
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
A replica of an armed merchant vessel of the Ming Dynasty will make its maiden voyage in December to re-enact a historic scene, the Tainan city government announced at a press conference yesterday.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
The gloves are off in the Tainan mayoral election scene after supporters of the two contenders clashed yesterday.
Monday, October 25, 2010
Thanks to the government's policy of reviving fallow land, the output of young soybeans — immature soybeans known as “maodou” in Chinese — in Sinshih Township, southern Taiwan's Tainan County has nearly doubled this year from the previous year.
Sunday, October 24, 2010
A woman claimed the ghost of a Taiwanese folk hero's trusted aide came to her to demand that his tomb be repaired, local media reported.