Sunday, November 2, 2014
A National Taiwan University (NTU) student died late Friday in an accidental drowning in a scenic lake on the school campus.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah said yesterday that the promise of extending the Bannan MRT line to Qidu district is logistically impossible. Whoever makes that promise, Jiang said, is lying to the people of Keelung and cannot be trusted.
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Kaohsiung residents will be able to turn the pests that have spread dengue fever in the southern Taiwan city into an asset, as the city plans to reward those who have caught the most mosquitoes by Saturday.
A Taiwanese politician with close ties with the president was sentenced to 10 years in prison on corruption charges, a court said Friday.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
The management of Formosa Plastics Corporation's (FPC, 台塑) Liu Ching (六輕) factory yesterday said an accident that resulted in three factory workers being injured on Oct. 21 was not an explosion but was caused by the carelessness of contract workers.
The post office on Wednesday urged dog owners to control their pets when postal workers are delivering the mail and also keep themselves calm during confrontations between postal workers and dogs after a postman was attacked by a dog owner last week., 2 Comments
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺), Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌), and New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) yesterday broke ground for the MRT Wanda-Zhonghe-Shulin Line during their attendance at the project's Phase I construction initiation ceremony., 1 Comment
The Taiwan High Court on Tuesday upheld a prison sentence of three years and 10 months against film director Chang Tso-chi (張作驥), who was convicted in a lower court of sexual assault, according to Taipei prosecutors.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Smoking is now banned at all stops along Taipei's 13 bus-only lanes, with violators facing a maximum fine of NT$10,000, the city's health officials said yesterday.
New Taipei police launched an investigation Sunday after the headless bodies of four kittens were found discarded in a bush behind a temple on Tamsui District's thronging Old Street.