Wednesday, June 18, 2014
A gorilla at Taipei Zoo named Happy died of multiple organ failure Monday aged around 49, which according to zoo officials equates to between 80 and 90 in human years.1 Comment
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah opened a forest park on the plains of Pingtung County in southern Taiwan on Saturday, the last of its kind to be launched under a long-term development project.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Well-known director Chang Tso-chi (張作驥) was sentenced to three years and 10 months in prison for a sexual offense against his screenwriter coworker in May last year.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Taipei's cost of living ranked 26th in Asia and 89th globally, according to a report released by ECA International, a company that specializes in researching living conditions around the globe.
Pan-green Taipei Mayor hopeful Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that the opposition camps' candidate integration process should not be twisted into a free-for-all.
Monday, June 9, 2014
The Taipei Metro yesterday had yet another incident of passenger panic that was later proven to be a false alarm, allegedly the result of a passenger accidentally setting off her mace in a MRT Tamsui-Xinyi Line train.1 Comment
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Police authorities in Taipei arrested a suspect on May 28 on charges of allegedly hacking into the National Taiwan University (NTU) Hospital's computer system, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu(朱立倫) yesterday responded to questions regarding the mayor's relationship to Farglory Land Development Co. Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung (趙藤雄), as well as possible allegations of bribery involving government housing in Banqiao.
A large image showing Beijing's Tiananmen Square and rows of tanks will be erected in Taipei Wednesday to commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, organizers of a commemorative event in Taipei said Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Yu Chia-hui, one of the members of a popular girl group in Taiwan in the 1980s, was found dead in her apartment Sunday, leaving behind three children.