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Taiwan rocked by 6.1 magnitude earthquake

An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale has struck Taiwan.There are reports of a 72-year-old woman being killed by a collapsed temple wall. At least 19 people were injured.The island experiences several minor earthquakes so evacuation procedures are well-practiced.Buildings ar ...

Taiwan developer in custody after deadly quake fells building | Reuters

Feb 09, 2016    

TAINAN, Taiwan A local court in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan ruled on Tuesday to take into custody the developer of a building which collapsed during an earthquake at the weekend that killed at least 39 people.

Lin Ming-hui, the Wei-guan Golden Dragon Building's developer, and two other men from his management team are being held without bail on suspicion of negligent homicide while the authoriti...

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