A Yunlin County man was rescued Monday after being stuck out at sea for more than 24 hours with only a used tire to keep him afloat.
The 1,000 kilometer, non-stop Home Run Taiwan relay event, organized by CTBC Financial Holding Co. ended triumphantly in the capital of Taipei, Sunday.
Neither heart surgery, financial woes or damage to his thousands of national flags will keep a Taoyuan resident from hosting a national flag-raising ceremony on the Republic of China's National Day for the 22nd consecutive year on Monday.
The Kaohsiung District Prosecutors' Office has determined that cardiorespiratory failure led to the death of 72-year-old singer Kuo Ching-fa (郭金發), who collapsed on stage as he was singing his signature song on Saturday.
A boulder weighing more than 100 tons rolled down a hill amid heavy rains and hit a house Hualien Friday night, but no one was injured, Central News Agency reported Saturday.
A startup company launched a scooter-sharing system in Taipei on Friday, providing 200 electrical motorcycles in the city's Daan, Xinyi and Zhongzheng districts.
Kuomintang Vice Chairman and former Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強) greets attendants at the Kaohsiung Women's Association meeting on Friday, Oct. 7.
Hung Fui-fu (洪恢復) of Lieyu Township, Kinmen, right, and Hung Yin-yu (洪燕玉), vice chair of the Lieyu Township Council, pose for a photo in front of a taro-themed 3-D art installation commissioned by Hung Fui-fu to mark the annual Taro Festival at the township on Friday, Oct. 7.
More than 60 people were hurt and a dozen hospitalized after a clash in front of Changhua County Hall yesterday.
Double Ninth Festival (九九重陽節), also known as Chung Yeung Festival, is a significant day to honor the elderly on the 9th day of the 9th month of the year in the Chinese lunar calendar.