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NT$10 billion-worth of heroin seized near Kinmen
Law enforcement authorities seized nearly 700 kilograms of heroin with a street value of around NT$10 billion (US$332.17 million) on a fishing boat off the outlying county of Kinmen on Friday, the largest maritime seizure of heroin in recent years.
 
A drone incident briefly suspended operations at Taipei Songshan Airport on Friday, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said. The incident occurred at around 1:43 p.m., when air traffic controllers received a report from a Uni Air aircraft on its approach to the airport that an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was spotted 1 nautical mile from the plane.
 
Tom Cruise takes to the red carpet to promote "The Mummy" in Taipei
Hollywood star Tom Cruise and the cast of the new film, "The Mummy," attended a red carpet premiere at Miramar Cinema in Taipei City on Thursday.
 
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered the removal from sale of all cold medicine produced by a local company after the firm was found to have doctored the expiration date of its cold medicine, the FDA said on Thursday.
 
First-stage water rationing measures imposed in southern Taiwan since March may be lifted following heavy rainfall in recent days, while water supply in the north could return to stable supply if the rain continues, Vice Minister of Economic Affairs Yang Wei-fuu (楊偉甫) said on Thursday.
 
Taiwan holds war games simulating Chinese island attack
Taiwan's military has practiced repelling a simulated Chinese assault on an outlying island group as part of annual military drills addressing the threat from across the Taiwan Strait.
 
There are rumors iPhone 8 testing is going badly and could mean a 3-month delay
Reports are saying that production of the iPhone 8 is running into problems that could push back the phone's launch by up to three months to October or even November.
 
Dry weather for most of 4-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday
The weather will be dry for the most part of the four-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday weekend, with only some local showers in the forecast for Tuesday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday.
 
A group opposed to same-sex marriage said Thursday in Taipei that it will initiate two referendum proposals on the issue, following a Constitutional Court ruling the previous day that paved the way for the legalization of gay marriage in Taiwan.
 
A group opposed to same-sex marriage said Thursday in Taipei that it will initiate two referendum proposals on the issue, following a Constitutional Court ruling the previous day that paved the way for the legalization of gay marriage in Taiwan.
 
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