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Taiwan students to receive up to 3 days of mental health leave per semester

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) recommends that students in higher education can apply for up to three days of mental health leave per semester, reports said Friday (Feb. ...

Indian farmers protests: Police erect barricades in Delhi

Indian police erected barricades on key highways on Monday as farmers threaten to march to the capital, New Delhi. Farmers have called for a "Delhi Chalo" — or "March to Delhi&qu...

Deadly blasts in Pakistan on eve of vote

Two blasts took place near electoral candidates' offices in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, local officials said on Wednesday. In the first incident, at least 12 people were ...

Taichung police chief dies in suspected suicide

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The police chief of Taichung Police Department's Third Precinct died in a suspected suicide, reported CNA. Colleagues reportedly found the station chief in his offi...

Taiwan millionaire teen dead hours after marriage still in morgue 9 months later

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A dramatic story returned to Taiwan’s headlines on Thursday (Feb. 2) as the mother of an 18-year-old millionaire high school student who died hours after he was marr...

Family of 5 found dead in Kaohsiung home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A family of five has been found dead in their Kaohsiung home. Police discovered the bodies of a husband and wife and their three children in their home on Sunday evenin...

Police respond to damning report on suicide rates among staff

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s police department said it will conduct an investigation into high suicide rates among staff after a report describing structurally inadequate mental health ...

Report shows 22 suicides in Taiwan police force in 4 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twenty-two police officers have committed suicide in Taiwan over the last four years, and officials have described mental health care services in the police force as serio...

New Taipei police officer found dead in home with gunshot wound

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A police officer surnamed Li (李) was found dead with a gunshot wound to the chest on Wednesday (Jan. 10) at his residence, reported CNA. After a preliminary investigati...

Vietnam Gene Therapy Market Scaling Up Growth Skyrocketing Market Size on the Horizon

According to the latest report by Report Ocean, titled this “Vietnam Gene Therapy Market ” Report gives evaluation and insights primarily based on authentic consultations with necessary gamers such as...

Study looks at links between Chinese drills and Taiwan suicides, searches for emigration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new study looked at the association between suicides and internet searches in Taiwan for depression, suicide, and emigration after large Chinese military activities arou...

'Parasite' actor Lee found dead amid drug allegations -Yonhap

SEOUL, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Lee Sun-kyun, a South Korean actor of the Oscar-winning film "Parasite", was found dead, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday, citing police. Lee had been un...

Gunman kills 14 in unprecedented attack at Prague university

A 24-year-old Czech student shot dead his father, then killed 14 people and wounded 25 others at his Prague university on Thursday before possibly killing himself, police said, marking the country'...

25% of Taiwan college students show signs of depression

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 25.5% of Taiwan college students exhibit depressive tendencies, per the latest survey by the Taiwan Counseling Psychologist Union on Monday (Dec. 18). The survey f...

Iran: Gunmen kill several officers in police station attack

Militants from a separatist group attacked a police station in southeastern Iran, killing 11 officers and injuring several others on Friday, officials told state media. "In the terrorist attack ...