Monday, July 6, 2015
A New Taipei City councilor has accused local police of a weak crackdown on purported gang disturbances by youth on scooters last week.
Dayeh University has received a donation of more than 100 books that are meant to facilitate research by students in its newly introduced bachelor's degree program on fire safety studies.
Herbalife, a global nutrition company, released data from a clinical study it conducted in partnership with Taipei Medical University, which showed that a combination of meal replacement, fish oil and a calorie-restricted diet led to effective weight management and improvements in metabolic syndrome among participants in the study.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Chiang Yu-chao had suffered from cerebral edema from birth and was paralyzed from the neck down for her entire life. Until she passed away three days ago, she had spent 62 years lying face down on a bed.
Friday, July 3, 2015
A teenager was killed during a gunfight that occurred around midnight yesterday in northern Taoyuan City, police said., 1 Comment
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Following two major incidents involving gangsters that recently aroused public attention and horror, New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu said yesterday that the city government has joined a national program, aiming to protect teenagers during summer vacations, and will be checking on locations where teenagers often go more regularly, including Internet cafes, bowling alleys, KTVs and movie theaters., 1 Comment
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Around 10 people were arrested and accussed of throwing signal bombs and crashing cars, including burning cars in fornt of a police station on the streets at midnight Tuesday, according to police officers of New Taipei City Police Department, Sanchong Precinct yesterday., 1 Comment
Taiwan's first memorial hall for "comfort women" victimized during World War II will be unveiled in August, President Ma Ying-jeou said.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The Chiayi District Court on Monday awarded total damages of NT$10.59 million (US$342,000) to nine mainland tourists who had sustained serious injuries in a bus accident in the city three years ago.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Taipei City's Department of Education yesterday announced that a joint draft plan created for Taipei, New Taipei and Keelung slated for use for the 2016 school year would not be implemented. An alternative strongly pushed by many Taipei district parents may be put in place, with that plan calling for next year's enrollment to be determined using measures that have historically been provided by the Ministry of Education (MOE).