Sex workers and supporters called Tuesday for the Taipei government to legalize prostitution and criticized Mayor Ko Wen-je for trying to wash his hands of the issue.
Jacques Picoux, a retired lecturer on French language and literature at National Taiwan University (NTU) and a painter, has died after falling to the ground from the top floor of a 10-story building on Sunday, Taipei police said.
Three migrant workers were nabbed Monday in Fengshan Village, Alishan Township in Chiayi County in a police operation against suspected illegal logging.
The PHILATAIPEI 2016 World Stamp Championship Exhibition is slated to take place from Oct. 21-26 at Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Hall 1.
The Taipei District Court sentenced a man accused of killing two cats in Taipei over the past year to a combined 10 months in prison and a NT$350,000 (US$11,013) fine Thursday for the two offenses.
President Tsai Ing-wen looks on at an exhibition display at the World Design Capital Taipei's International Design House Exhibition on Thursday, Oct. 13. In her remarks during the exhibition's opening ceremony, .....
Kuomintang (KMT) party workers protest outside the Executive Yuan's Ill-gotten Party Assets Settlement Committee on Thursday, Oct. 13.3 Comments
A model holds up a smartphone displaying local operator Far Eastern Telecommunications' (Far EasTone, 遠傳電信) new mobile shopping app "friDay" in at a press conference in Taipei on Thursday, Oct. 13.
Lovers of sushi and Japanese cuisine can rejoice, as head chef Imada Yohsuke of popular Japanese sushi restaurant Ginza Kyubey will serve as a visiting chef at Maruh Njin Japanese Cuisine restaurant in Breeze Xin Yi.
This photo provided by New Taipei City's fire department shows an overturned crane truck which had fallen to the ground from a light rail overpass being constructed in Tamsui, Wednesday, Oct. 12. Two massive concrete beams forming the support of the light rail system's tracks collapsed and fell to the ground together with the truck, whose driver suffered from bone fractures in an arm and a leg, firefighters said.