Photo of the Day: Taipei MRT train turned into melting glacier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To raise awareness for the coming Earth Hour event, a Taipei MRT train has been decorated to look like a 3D melting glacier, reported CNA. To mark Earth Hour, which is comin...

Lights go dark for Earth Hour to highlight climate change

LONDON (AP) — In Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark. In London, a kaleidoscope of famous sites switched off their lights — Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace, the London Eye. ...

Lights go off for Earth Hour, global call on climate change

NEW DELHI (AP) — In Sydney, the Opera House has gone dark. In New Delhi, the lights have gone off at the city's great arch. In Kuala Lumpur, darkness has fallen on the Petronas Towers. ...

LE MERIDIEN TAIPEI GOES DARK TO THIS EARTH HOUR, SHINE A LIGHT ON CLIMATE ACTION  

Le Méridien Taipei goes dark to shine the light on climate change with Earth Hour 2018. The hotel will join millions around the world in turning off lights for one hour on March 24 at 20:30 loc...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, March 31, the 90th day of 2017. There are 275 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 31, ...

Taiwan observes Earth Hour

Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) headquarters and the Taipei 101 skyscraper joined communities around the globe in observing Earth Hour by turning off their lights from 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Saturday....

Taiwan hotels to observe Earth Hour on Saturday

Taipei, March 16 (CNA) Several hotels throughout Taiwan will join communities around the world in observing Earth Hour by turning off their lights for an hour from 8:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. on March 19. ...

Returning an hour to Earth on March 28

March 28 is the “Earth Hour” Day. In echoing this event, the shops in the Xinyi shopping district will turn off the lights for an hour, which is estimated that it will save around 60,000 kW•h, equal t...

Vietnam turns off light to echo “Earth Hour

The “Earth Hour” movement in Vietnam began at the capital city Hanoi Sunday, which held the turning-off lights activities in advance to call for large public participation to show love for the Earth. ...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America

Here's a look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report from Latin America and the Caribbean, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting m...

Thursday, March 27

Today is Thursday, March 27, the 86th day of 2014 There are 279 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1512 - Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sights Florida.1703 - Russia's Czar ...