Saturday, July 4, 2015
The Central Weather Bureau (CWB, 中央氣象局) warned of sporadic showers in Southeastern Taiwan from Sunday as the newly formed Tropical Storm Linfa (蓮花) nears the Taiwan coast.
A 15-year-old boy was stabbed yesterday in the MRT concourse of Taipei Main Station at around 1 p.m., sustaining a wound on the right side of his upper torso.
Likely Kuomintang (KMT) 2016 presidential candidate and Deputy Legislative Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) stirred controversy by stating that she "could not say the R.O.C. exists" while defining her cross-strait policy in a television interview on local television Thursday.
The purpose of commemorating the Second Sino-Japanese War is not to boast about the Republic of China's victory, but to remember the realities of war, President Ma Ying-jeou said at the opening ceremony of a commemorative exhibition yesterday.
I-Mei Foods Co. Ltd. (義美食品) was reported by the Taoyuan Department of Public Health yesterday to have stored mislabeled and expired food products in its factory in Nankan, Taoyuan after a late-night investigation on July 2.
Yang Hui-min's (楊惠敏) action in delivering a national flag to Chinese troops besieged by invading Japanese at a warehouse in Shanghai in 1937 was driven by her strong patriotism and bravery, according to the late heroine's son.
A 20-year-old college student who suffered burns to 55 percent of his body in Saturday's fiery explosion at a water park in New Taipei has released a video message of hope and encouragement to his friends, family and others going through the same ordeal.
As temperatures dropped yesterday, Taiwan gained an additional 850,000 kilowatts in electricity reserves, and if Tropical Storm Linfa closes in on Taiwan next week, the state of alert on peak electric use may also be called off.