Monday, September 28, 2009
Miaoli, a central Taiwan county where the Hakka form the majority, wishes to have the casino the people of the Pescadores vetoed on Saturday.
A 68-year-old man carrying his wife on a motorcycle were killed in a crash on a Miaoli highway, yesterday. The couple, both suffered from severe head and chest injuries in the accident, and were pronounced dead after being sent to the hospital, said officials.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Traffic control will be enforced along the routes of Miaoli International Marathon on Sept. 27 from 3:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to ensure the marathon runs smoothly, said an official of Miaoli County.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Miaoli police authorities recently found an unexpected twist in a suspected thief who fell in love with his victim after mugging her of NT$56, local media reported yesterday.
Thursday, September 17, 2009
A five-year-old boy from Miaoli died yesterday from sepsis following a burn injury sustained last Friday.
A woman in Miaoli City accepted NT$5,000 in settlement after she accused a man of deliberately letting go during a tango dip, local media reported yesterday.
Friday, July 24, 2009
An illiterate woman has been arrested in central Taiwan for allegedly scamming 30 people out of NT$140 million by claiming to have access to an old woman's fortune, reported the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday.1 Comment
Thursday, June 4, 2009
Amid a row over a British company's plans to build a tobacco plant in a Miaoli township, Taiwan's Health Minister Yeh Ching-chuan said Thursday that his agency is basically opposed to the project.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Police yesterday arrested five men suspected of blackmailing an elderly couple with photos they took of themselves having sexual intercourse.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Chinatrust Hotel Chunan, the first international tourist hotel in Miaoli County, northern Taiwan is ready to become operational, as it has obtained an operating license from the Tourism Bureau under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, tourism officials said yesterday.