Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Three people suspected of running a prostitution operation in Hsinchu County were detained Monday and police and prosecutors rescued eight absconding foreign workers believed to have been forced into the sex trade.
Monday, November 9, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that the "1992 Consensus" has been unable to resolve the issues plaguing cross-strait relations.
Sunday, November 8, 2015
Two foreign passengers died at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Saturday, but the causes of death were not immediately clear.
Saturday, November 7, 2015
A violent shootout and car chase ended with police arresting five suspected kidnappers yesterday in New Taipei City, according to local media.
Citing a lack of evidence, Tainan district prosecutors on Friday decided not to indict Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) and Tainan City Council speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) in two separate cases in which they were accused of buying votes during last year's council speaker election., 1 Comment
Taichung police recently busted a luxury car theft ring that targeted high-end foreign imported vehicles, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) has announced.
Friday, November 6, 2015
A man, surnamed Huang, fatally shot his two elder brothers in the head before taking his own life, allegedly after quarrelling over a disputed inheritance, said local police yesterday.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
Two police officers in New Taipei have been detained and held incommunicado on suspicion of taking bribes from a landfill operator engaged in illegal dumping of waste soil on a farm near the habitat of a young Siberian white crane, the Jinshan police precinct said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Fruit vendors at Shilin Night Market, one of Taipei's popular tourist attractions, came under the spotlight again Tuesday as a government minister said the "pests" who overcharge foreign visitors must be exposed.
Taipei riverside bike path has been selected as one of Taiwan's 10 best classic cycling routes based on an online poll and a panel of judges in a competition organized by the country's Sports Administration.