Runners from Kenya dominated the 2016 Taipei Marathon Sunday, taking the top place in both the men's and women's categories, while Taiwan's best performance was a fifth place finish by Hsieh Chien-ho (謝千鶴) in the women's race, according to the event organizer.
Three women were injured at Banqiao train station in New Taipei late Saturday when an idle escalator crowded with people suddenly started moving, causing people on the way down to trip and slam into people in front of them.
A second forum on business development in Taiwan's indigenous communities opened on Friday at the National Taitung University campus in the Jinfong Township of Taitung County, eastern Taiwan.
Four men were detained after allegedly trying to smuggle drugs into Indonesia, the Pingtung District Prosecutors Office said Friday., 1 Comment
Breeze Center (微風廣場), a leading shopping center in Taipei, and all its affiliates are ready to offer discounts and gifts to shoppers through to Dec. 25, according to a press release on Friday.
A couple who lost their three children in a devastating landslide in southern Taiwan six years ago now have six-week old twins and is hoping to have a third child later with the help of advanced in vitro fertilization (IVF) technology.
Taiwan's southeastern county of Taitung was jolted by four earthquakes overnight, including one with a magnitude of 4.5 at 04:05 a.m. Friday, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Newlyweds wearing costumes share a kiss at a mass wedding ceremony at the Pingtung magistrate's residence in Pingtung County, Friday, Dec. 16.
The first pilot facility for the government's 2.0 long-term care program in Changhua County was opened on Friday by county Magistrate Wei Ming-ku, who expressed the hope that the facility will improve the quality of care available to seniors.
A NT$10-million (US$315,000) Lamborghini Murcielago sportscar that had been sitting in a police impound lot for the last three years finally got scrapped at a breakers yard in Taichung, central Taiwan Wednesday.