The Taipei Public Library, which curates more than 7 million volumes, increased its services to the national level Monday by allowing its members to collect and return borrowed books at nearly 10,000 convenience stores around Taiwan.
Sex workers and supporters called Tuesday for the Taipei government to legalize prostitution and criticized Mayor Ko Wen-je for trying to wash his hands of the issue.
Social activists and local residents subject to expropriation surrounded Kaohsiung City Council on Monday demanding land justice and housing rights.
Jacques Picoux, a retired lecturer on French language and literature at National Taiwan University (NTU) and a painter, has died after falling to the ground from the top floor of a 10-story building on Sunday, Taipei police said.
In this photo taken on Friday, Oct. 14, earthquake victim Hung Chia-yi (洪家益) poses with his family in Tainan.
Three migrant workers were nabbed Monday in Fengshan Village, Alishan Township in Chiayi County in a police operation against suspected illegal logging.
A policeman lifts one of two corpses discovered off of National Highway No. 3 in Kaohsiung on Monday, Oct. 17.
Firefighters arrive to put out a Taoyuan fire that claimed four lives last night. Rescuers were alerted at 7:10 p.m.
Tainan City's Shalun Farm will be transformed into an international film industry hub, Premier Lin Chuan said Sunday.
A policeman of the Miaoli County Police Bureau received "an unexpected small happiness" when he was given a minor merit by his superior for fathering five children.