Up to 10 vessels in Kaohsiung Harbor broke loose from their moorings amid high seas caused by Typhoon Meranti as it moved off the coast of southern Taiwan Wednesday.
The Alishan National Forest Recreation Area and the Aogu Wetland and Forest Park closed Tuesday as Strong Typhoon Meranti approached southern Taiwan, according to the Chiayi Forest District Office under the Forestry Bureau.
A crack is seen on a rock at the entrance of a tunnel at Baiyang Trail in Taroko National Park, Hualien on Monday, Sept. 12. In response to reports from worried members of the public about the crack, the Taroko National Park Administration pointed out that photos taken by the administration over the years show that the crack has been present for a long time and does not constitute a danger to the public.
A woman who was shot to death by her boyfriend is seen in this undated photo taken from her Facebook on Monday, Sept. 12.
Taiwan's immigration authorities repatriated eight Chinese nationals from Matsu Monday, based on the Kinmen Agreement, while China handed over three Taiwanese.
More than 100 foreign fishery workers were invited to a charity event in Donggang, Pingtung Sunday where they were given free medical checkups and moon cakes as Taiwanese were to celebrate Moon Festival.
The Taichung police yesterday arrested a man accused of sexually assaulting an Indonesian caregiver working in his home.
The magistrate of Changhua County in central Taiwan has opened his arms to Chinese travelers, saying Wednesday that he welcomes their visits.
Kao Shu-chuan paints a watercolor landscape at a studio in Kaohsiung, Sunday, Sept. 11.
Some 700 kilograms of trash and kitchen waste was removed last week from an area near the Siangyang Cabin on the Jiaming Lake trail in Taitung County, one of the main habitats of the Formosan black bear, the cleanup organizers said Sunday.