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.
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.
Black-faced spoonbills are seen in the Aogu Wetland and Forest Park (鰲鼓濕地森林園區) in this photo released by the Chiayi Forest Bureau on Monday, Nov. 21. The bureau will hold a series of events, including guided bird-watching tours and "mobile museum" events to mark the fourth anniversary of the park.
The wreckage of an unmanned surveillance drone lost last month during an Army training exercise in Southern Taiwan was found on Wednesday, Taiwan military said.
A man being transported by ambulance died after a police car allegedly slammed into the rescue vehicle in Chiayi County on Sunday, police said.1 Comment
A tour bus carrying 40 passengers on Sunday hit the rear of an empty coach in Lantan Tunnel, Chiayi County on Freeway No. 3, injuring 31 passengers, Chiayi police said.
Chiayi Post Office inspector Lin Ching-fang, left, hands a NT$20,000 check to "Peanut Grandpa," an 81-year-old man in Chiayi City, Taiwan, on behalf of a resident in Yilan County. The Yilan resident donated the money to the senior citizen after discovering that he was caring for his ill wife alone.
An Air Force F-16 jet fighter encountered abnormal vibrations in one of its wheels as it was returning to Chiayi airport Wednesday morning, forcing the joint civil/military facility to close for about three hours.
The Alishan Forest Railway in southern Taiwan will resume service at 8 a.m. Sunday, its operator said Saturday.
The Alishan Forest Railway in southern Taiwan will again suspend service on its main line, on Friday and Saturday to repair damaged tracks, after the line was reopened Thursday following two days of closure due to Typhoon Megi.