A male student from Chia Nan University of Pharmacy & Science was arrested by the police five hours after his failed attempt to use unknown chemicals to cover the mouth and nose of a female student who was using the toilet at the school. The male student was later identified as a classmate of the victim.
This picture shows a big lizard spotted on the rain shelter of a house in downtown Taichung.
A city bus crashed into another bus from behind when driving near the San Want Hotel on Section 4 of Zhongxiao East Road at noon Monday, Nov. 28, leaving around 20 injured. The injured passengers were soon rushed to nearby hospitals for treatment, according to the Taipei City Fire Department.
A magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck southern Taiwan at 8:17 a.m. Monday, according to the Central Weather Bureau. No injuries were reported.
Taipei 101 is offering children and their parents a chance to sleep over in the landmark skyscraper on Christmas Eve and a special tour of the 101st floor, which has never before been open to the public.
The Tainan District Court on Sunday rejected criticism that it was too lenient in its sentencing of five people implicated in the collapse of a housing complex in Tainan following an earthquake in February that resulted in the deaths of 115 residents.
Officials with the Chiayi City's Department of Health pose with participants of its carnival event held in observance of World AIDS Day at the city's Jhongjheng Park (中正公園) on Sunday, Nov. 27.
Lukang, an old township rich with folk culture in central Taiwan, is seeking to boost tourism with Formosan sika deer, the animal in its name, which translates as "the port of deer" in English.
President Tsai Ing-wen, foreground, applauds during a performance by the Air Force's Thunder Tiger Aerobatics Team in Taichung, Saturday.
A 56-year-old resident of Taipei's Neihu District has been diagnosed with dengue fever, becoming the sixth confirmed indigenous case since summer, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Friday.