Saturday, December 27, 2014
A hippopotamus startled several Miaoli County residents on Friday as it rammed itself against a parked car after escaping from its enclosure aboard a truck en route to its renovated habitat.
Former Keelung City Council Speaker Huang Jing-tai (黃景泰) was indicted Friday for allegedly taking bribes and embezzling public funds.
Friday, December 26, 2014
Chen Wei-ting (陳為廷) yesterday announced his exit from the Miaoli County legislative by-election and said he has not fully disclosed past acts of sexual harassment., 3 Comments
ipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) assumed office yesterday as the first Taipei mayor independent from any political party.
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) announced yesterday, that the widely criticized Zhongxiao West Road Bus Priority Lane will be demolished., 3 Comments
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Taipei Mayor-elect Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) proposed a so-called “2015 Consensus” yesterday, stating that a new understanding should be reached between Taiwan and mainland China to replace the questionable “1992 Consensus.”
Outgoing Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) presided over his 1,815th and final municipal meeting yesterday, beginning the process of the upcoming transfer of power tomorrow.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
The general direction for Taiwan's policies on China will remain unchanged despite the ruling party's devastating loss in last month's elections, according to the head of the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) on Monday.
A cold air mass is keeping temperatures low across the island, with the mercury likely to drop to 13 degrees Celsius in Northern Taiwan overnight Monday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said.