Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Kaohsiung Prison Deputy Warden Lai Zheng-rong (賴政榮) held a press conference yesterday to refute a media report that a seventh inmate was involved in last week's hostage crisis.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Armed inmates cited low monthly wages and the "unfair" release of former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) as their motives for leading a hostage crisis in Kaohsiung Prison.1 Comment
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
"Surrendering" to police could be the smartest decision Hui Bao, a stray pet parrot, ever made, as its move allowed it to find its way home after becoming lost in the concrete jungle of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan for 16 months.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Four Vietnamese fishermen were arrested by Taiwan's maritime patrol corps in Kaohsiung on Sunday for allegedly trying to sneak into Taiwan.1 Comment
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Pop-rock band Mayday will be among the stars to join a New Year's Day concert at the site of the July gas explosions in Kaohsiung to boost tourism and help the disaster area recover.
Monday, December 29, 2014
In an effort to revive the commercial district devastated by gas explosions in late July, the Kaohsiung City Government is holding a lucky draw event and other promotional sales to attract consumption at local stores.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
A Taiwanese woman is being investigated for allegedly killing a senior citizen, also from Taiwan, in Japan earlier this month, the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office said Monday.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
A Kaohsiung man was discharged from E-Da Hospital in the city Wednesday after recovering from gastric bypass surgery to help reduce his weight.
Monday, December 8, 2014
Kaohsiung police yesterday arrested a 38-year-old suspect, surnamed Liu, in connection with the killing of a 60-year-old retired female teacher, surnamed Kao, whose body was found in her car on Dec. 3. Liu has previously been convicted of fraud.
Friday, December 5, 2014
An 18-year-old woman suspected of devising a plan to kill her husband in order to receive insurance payouts was released by the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office yesterday. The woman was let go without bail after prosecutors' investigations resulted in insufficient evidence to prove her guilty.