Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平) said yesterday that realizing the congressional power of investigation requires efforts by lawmakers across party lines.
North Korea fired short-range missiles into the sea off its eastern coast for the second time in a week Monday, prompting a warning from South Korea of "reckless provocation."
Monday, March 3, 2014
Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama "12 Years a Slave" best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.
Leaders of the G7 industrial powers on Sunday condemned Russia's "clear violation" of Ukraine's sovereignty, as the UN rushed its deputy chief over to assess a crisis assuming Cold War proportions.
Ukraine warned Sunday it was on the brink of disaster and called up all military reservists after Russia's threat to invade its neighbor drew a sharp rebuke from the United States and NATO.
The Coast Guard Administration (CGA) pledged yesterday that it will do whatever it can to protect Taiwanese fishing boats operating in East China Sea waters north of Taiwan., 1 Comment
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday that he hopes the Ministry of Transportation and Communications will properly investigate the 228 Memorial Day weekend traffic congestion incident and submit a report as soon as possible.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin moved on Saturday to send troops into Ukraine, in defiance of a direct warning from Washington that such a deployment would results in "costs" for Moscow.
Transport minister Yeh Kuan-shih yesterday apologized to the public for having ruined the affected passengers' plans for the long weekend.