Wednesday, July 1, 2015
With one fatality and 240 patients still in intensive care following the fire that occurred at the Formosa Fun Coast Water Park.
The results of a statistical survey conducted by a nongovernmental organization released yesterday found increasing trends of social polarity in Taiwan's higher education system. The study, "Growing Social Inequality Reflected also in Education"
Donations continued to flood in Tuesday to help the victims of a fiery explosion last weekend that claimed the life of a 20-year-old girl and left nearly 500 others injured.
The brother of the first person to die from injuries suffered in a New Taipei water park fire remains in stable condition after being transferred to Taipei Veterans General Hospital (TVGH) on Monday night, the doctor attending to him said Tuesday.
R.O.C. Air Force jets painted with Japanese flags to denote the number of victories over Japanese fighters during World War II have been removed, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.
A total of eight foreign nationals have been confirmed injured during a dust explosion at a water park in New Taipei Saturday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
The government's holding of commemorative events to mark the 70th anniversary of the R.O.C.'s victory over Japan in the Second Sino-Japanese War is meant as a way to learn from history, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Prominent Japanese immunologist Tasuku Honjo advised students and aspiring scientists in Taiwan to remain curious, skeptical, courageous and patient, saying those are qualities that make a good scientist.
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp. (THRSC) gave the assurance Tuesday that the introduction of three new stations on its transportation route later this year will not slow down the current trains since a completely new service will be added.