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‘Beta’ the best rescue dog from New Taipei needs new home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A search and rescue dog from New Taipei is looking for a new home after a stellar career involving some of Taiwan’s worst disasters. Beta, an eight-year-old Belgi...

Taiwan’s Kaohsiung City co-responsible for gas explosion, but not for compensation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Kaohsiung City Government is 40 percent responsible for the 2014 gas explosion which killed 32 people, but will not be forced to pay a share in NT$240 million (US$7.9 ...

Prison sentences of 4 years and more for deadly gas blasts in Taiwan’s Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 12 city officials and company managers received prison sentences of 4 years or more Friday for the gas explosion which killed 32 people and injured more than 30...

Refusing to live with hatred, Kaohsiung gas explosion victim trains for marathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A Kaohsiung gas explosion victim who has been left wheelchair bound since the accident almost four years ago has been training for a marathon to be held in Tokyo, Japan next...