Prosecutors in Taiwan's Changhua county on Thursday filed charges of fraud and breaches of food safety regulations against Wei Ying-chung.
A memorial for two pilots with the Hong Kong Government Flying Service has been vandalized. Protesters have been blamed for the graffiti which says things like "I require a 'real' general election" and "689, step down."
Four guests of the Asia Society take part in a panel discussion on Tuesday in New York about the "Occupy Central" campaign in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong politician James Tien Pei-chun was voted out of China's top political advisory body on Wednesday for improper remarks.
A Chinese mainland spokesperson Wednesday asked Taiwan's intelligence agencies to stop trying to recruit exchange students from the mainland.
Chinese mainland authorities hope Taiwan can speed up its pace in improving medical insurance for Chinese mainland students attending schools in Taiwan, the spokeswoman for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council said at a routine press conference Wednesday morning.
Parents of protesting students in Hong Kong are growing increasingly worried about the youngsters' safety as pressure mounts on the police to clear areas affected by the Occupy Central campaign.
The temporary injunctions, issued Oct 20, targeted illegal protests at Mongkok, Kowloon and near an office building opposite to the Legislative Council complex in the Admiralty district.
Far from being "impromptu demonstrations," the Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong was plotted nearly two years ago with the involvement of overseas forces, the BBC reported.
As the impasse on Hong Kong streets entered its fifth week, the majority in the city spoke up as thousands have signed a petition to support police action against the protests.
Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang said Sunday that the on-going Occupy Central movement would damage government operations and the rule of law.
In carnival splendor or even cross-dressed, participants in the 2014 Taiwan LGBT Pride Parade posed for selfies with onlookers, comfortable and extravert in their lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender skins.