Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Police in Taiwan arrested five suspects on Oct. 29 as part of a crackdown on a cross-strait telephone fraud ring, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) said.
Monday, November 3, 2014
As the election season approaches its end in less than one month's time, Tsai Yi-shan (蔡依珊), wife of Taipei mayoral hopeful Sean Lien (連勝文), marked her debut in greeting prospective constituents at traditional markets on Saturday and Sunday.
A dancer from Belarus, who has overstayed his visa in Taiwan, was detained in Taichung recently for drug use and may be deported, police authorities said Sunday., 1 Comment
Sunday, November 2, 2014
The 2014 Tainan Gourmet Feast has begun, featuring a variety of activities lasting until almost the end of the year.
Kaohsiung police arrested fugitive Sun Kuo-kai and three others on Oct. 30 while they were partying with female escorts. Police said Sun is well known in north Kaohsiung and is known to possess many weapons.
A National Taiwan University (NTU) student died late Friday in an accidental drowning in a scenic lake on the school campus.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah said yesterday that the promise of extending the Bannan MRT line to Qidu district is logistically impossible. Whoever makes that promise, Jiang said, is lying to the people of Keelung and cannot be trusted.
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Kaohsiung residents will be able to turn the pests that have spread dengue fever in the southern Taiwan city into an asset, as the city plans to reward those who have caught the most mosquitoes by Saturday.
A Taiwanese politician with close ties with the president was sentenced to 10 years in prison on corruption charges, a court said Friday.