Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Reports indicate that doctors recently removed a fishing hook and a 13-centimeter-long piece of nylon line from a woman's esophagus in Tainan City in Southern Taiwan.1 Comment
Nearly 20 pro-unification organizations demanded yesterday that the Tainan City Government repair the bronze statue of Sun Yat-sen that was pulled down recently.1 Comment
Monday, February 24, 2014
Tainan Mayor William Lai (賴清德), a member of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), yesterday urged people to remain calm over a recent incident in which members of the Alliance of Referendum for Taiwan toppled a statue of the Republic of China's founding father Sun Yat-sen (孫逸仙) in Tainan (台南).11 Comments
Monday, February 17, 2014
Grappling with dwindling water supplies in the southern city of Tainan, water resource officials are planning to give Mother Nature a helping hand by artificially increasing rainfall coming on an approaching weather front.
Monday, December 23, 2013
The Luerhmen Mazu Temple in Tainan is looking for young and pretty women who want to be fairy maidens and serve temple visitors during the Lunar New Year, but whether they make the grade will be decided by the sea goddess herself.
Friday, December 13, 2013
A research team at Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University said Thursday it is developing a warning system that it believes can provide much needed warning time in the event of a tsunami by monitoring ionospheric disturbances.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
Three students from a Tainan high school have been suffering from uncontrollable shaking of hands for a week since they drank black tea prepared by the school during a field trip on Oct. 25.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
A Tainan-based drumming group will stage a series of shows in Dubai, India and Indonesia starting later this week, in an effort to promote cultural exchanges between Taiwan and those areas, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said recently.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Police in Tainan yesterday announced that the victim in Tainan's dismemberment case has been confirmed as a Vietnamese woman surnamed Le after nearly three weeks of investigation.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
The Tainan-based Taiwan Studio Culture City (台灣電影文化城) said it would open its doors free of admission to mid- and low-income families for Mid-Autumn Festival.
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Police in Tainan yesterday published a drawing of the victim in Tainan's dismemberment murder in hopes that someone will come forward and identify the Jane Doe.1 Comment
Friday, August 23, 2013
Tainan Mayor William Lai headed to Taipei to confront Interior Minister Lee Hong-yuan (李鴻源) on his comparison of Tainan's railway construction to the Dapu home-razes, but was unable to make contact with him due to scheduling confusion.
Part of the central government's 10 new large-scale construction projects, a segment of 7.55-kilometer-long railway tracks in Tainan is scheduled to be relocated underground, east of its original location.3 Comments
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Tainan Mayor William Lai (賴清德) yesterday expressed annoyance at Interior Minister Lee Hong-yuan's (李鴻源) comparison of his city's underground railway project with the controversial Dapu project.