Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Students at National Chengchi University (NCCU) are giving typhoon victims in the Philippines a much-needed hug by giving free hugs to those who donate money to them.
The Taipei City Government will host a paper panda exhibition in the capital city early next year to raise people's awareness of wildlife protection, Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin said yesterday.
Monday, December 16, 2013
The Taipei Zoo said that it has been preparing for the upcoming public debut of Yuanzai, the giant panda cub that has created a sensation across Taiwan since its birth in July.
The annual year-end Bollywood Party officially kicked off at Dream Community yesterday for the fifth consecutive year.
An estimated 40,000 runners from 48 countries gathered in defiance of chilly rain to take part in the 2013 Taipei Fubon Marathon Sunday morning.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
The Regent Taipei Hotel held a lighting event for their newly constructed Christmas ornament yesterday, in celebration of Christmas and the upcoming Taipei Lantern Festival in the Zhongshan District.
Never give up even in the face of adversity was the message Australian limbless motivational speaker Nick Vujicic shared with thousands in Taipei Saturday, the last stop on a world tour that had taken him to over 23 countries this year.
A 10-year-old boy fell off the edge of a platform at MRT Shuanglian station but was rescued by a nearby passenger, the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation said yesterday.
Friday, December 13, 2013
A military tank brigade base in Taichung was searched yesterday morning by the New Taipei District Prosecutors' Office (NTDPO, 新北市地檢署) over suspicion of illegal involvement in a procurement scandal; the office of a contract manufacturer in Taipei was also under investigation, according to prosecutors.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
A record high number of runners have registered to compete in this Sunday's Taipei Fubon Marathon, the Taipei City government said yesterday.