Protesters on Ketagalan Boulevard roared, chanted and cried on Sunday afternoon as they pleaded with the Tsai administration to halt land expropriation projects and return them to their homes.
The Central Weather Bureau issued a sea warning Sunday as Typhoon Megi approached Taiwan.
Former President Lee Teng-hui was discharged from Taipei Veterans General Hospital on Sunday afternoon after a dizzy spell the previous night left him hospitalized, according to his office director Wang Yan-chun.
XPEC Entertainment Inc. Chief Executive Officer Aaron Hsu was to be held overnight for questioning Sunday after an appellate court overturned his bail, which was previously set at NT$10 million.
Fu Jen Catholic University President Chiang Han-sun offered an apology in a statement issued Sunday over the school's handling of a rape case, saying that as the president, he was duty bound to express regret and sadness for the university's failure to protect the victim from a second assault.
A blond-haired, blue-eyed American who set out to become a bridge-builder between East and West through an academic career as a Sinologist has become a cornerstone of the bridge itself, a leading Columbia University academic said in Taipei on Saturday.
Typhoon Megi, the third storm of the month, is packing strong winds that are likely to intensify and pose a severe threat to Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday.
A dead Formosan black bear is placed in a lifeboat by a rescue team on Saturday. The bear was spotted lying in a riverbed near Annan Waterfall in Chouhsi Township in the eastern county of Hualien on Thursday, Sept. 22. Due to the rapid water flow, rescue workers could not reach the bear until Saturday, at which time it was declared dead.
In the remote mountains of Taitung, a hamlet famed as "the cradle of baseball" is in a precarious position as the third storm of the month approaches.
XPEC Entertainment Inc. Chief Executive Officer Aaron Hsu was released on bail of NT$10 million, following earlier attempts by Taipei District Court prosecutors to detain him Saturday. Prosecutors filed an immediate appeal of the bail ruling.