Tuesday, December 1, 2015
A young unmarried couple in Chungli, Taoyuan City was referred to prosecutors for investigation Monday for allegedly abandoning their five-month-old child, police said.
Kuo Chiu-chu was a midwife in Pingtung County's Wandan Township who has delivered nearly 7,000 babies in her 36-year career.
Police authorities arrested six members of an alleged fraud ring that targeted elderly citizens who live alone as their potential victims, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) has announced.
Monday, November 30, 2015
A 21-year-old woman died Sunday of severe burns and complications five months after she was injured in a flash fire at a New Taipei water park.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Sunday that the completion of a mass rapid transit line between Taipei and the country's main airport has been delayed because of the construction design and a scheme by property speculators along the route to maximize profits.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
The Lehua night market (樂華夜市) in New Taipei's populous Yonghe District might be closed after the Supreme Administrative Court ruled that the business permit for vendors -- issued by the local government three years ago -- must be withdrawn because the issuance procedure was flawed.
Friday, November 27, 2015
A scuffle between two groups early yesterday morning in the glitzy eastern district of Taipei City, which included local entertainers, continued minutes after both parties were released from police questioning hours later. Six of the twelve involved in the fighting were again taken into police custody for starting the second altercation., 1 Comment
Angela Hou, dean of the Office of International Education (OIE) at Fu Jen Catholic University, invited Daniel Lee from the National Education Radio to give a speech on the importance of being an exchange student when studying in college, said the university.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Former New Taipei Deputy Mayor Hsu Chih-chien (許智堅), two of his family members, and four people related to two construction firms engaged in bribery, were prosecuted by the Taipei District Prosecutors' Office Wednesday for violating the anti-corruption act.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) intends to cancel added police patrols traditionally conducted during the Lunar New Year holiday period, city police officials told city councilors at a news conference yesterday.