PARTISAN: The DPP’s Tsai Ing-wen said party politics should not come into foreign affairs, following the release of a transcript of the Ma-Xi meeting
BROKEN PROMISE? Ko Wen-je said during his election campaign that he would endeavor to uphold ‘residential justice’ and the policy belies that pledge,
By Stacy Hsu / Staff reporterThe Taiwan Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery yesterday said that 27 cosmetic-surgery clinics nationwide have
By Wang Kuan-jen and Jake Chung / Staff reporter, with staff writerSixteen passengers were yesterday trapped in ferris wheel carriages at the Miramar
‘CHEATING’: Killing convicts is not the answer to public demands for better child protection and building a safer society, death penalty advocates and
OUTSPOKEN: On April 7, 1989, Deng Nan-jung set himself on fire rather than be arrested another time for antigovernment materials he published in his m
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 113:10pm: Six prisoners to the Kaohsiung Prison’s medical facility on the pretext of seeking treatment.3:30pm: The six head to the rec
/ Staff writer, with CNAPresident Chain Store Corp’s 7-Eleven convenience store chain opened its first store on Orchid Island （蘭嶼, also known as Lanyu
FOUL BALL? The Ministry of Culture is under fire for allowing a 'commerical' event at the former prison, which for decades housed political prisoners
SECURITY ISSUES: Critics said extending the allotted vacation time in Taiwan for independent travelers from China may play in the hands of those doing
SEARCH AND RESCUE: As city officials and companies sought the cause of the series of explosions that claimed 26 lives, teams searched the rubble for s
Staff writer, with CNAHung Yu-ting （洪郁婷） had only a few minutes to act after TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 crashed in rain and darkness on the outlyi
The London Fire Brigade said Monday it was facing a rising number of callouts for people trapped in handcuffs, blaming it on a best-selling erotic nov
A gluten-free, wheat-free store in Australia has come under fire for charging customers A$5 just for looking at products on display.
A car dealership in Florida has launched an unusual promotion - a free AK-47 rifle with every truck purchased.佛羅里達州一家汽車經銷商發起一項不尋常的促銷活動——每買一輛卡車就送一支AK-4
Every Thursday night, Lonnie Bishop and Lisa Case have a dinner date. For $5 each, the couple dines on fancy hot dogs served from a food truck.
A spurned wife who set fire to her family home so her cheating husband would get nothing in a divorce has walked free from court.
A senior Australian Senator who was handcuffed in his underpants to a pole during a drunken night in a Russian strip club, said he learned from the ex
The government plans to tighten regulations for production of a type of ham that is a staple of the Spanish diet and an increasingly popular export to