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Panda gifted by China gives birth to second cub in Taiwan

Jul 01, 2020 - 4:18 PM

The unnamed cub weighs 186 grams after a five-hour labor by its mother Yuan Yuan

PANDA CUB. This handout photo taken on June 28, 2020 and received on June 29, 2020 shows a newborn baby panda at the Taipei Zoo in the Taiwan capital after the yet-unnamed-cub, weighing 186 grams, was born after a five-hour labor. Photo by Handout/Taipei Zoo/AFP

Giraffe dies 'of anxiety' in latest Taiwan animal scandal

Aug 11, 2016 - 7:50 PM

An autopsy shows the giraffe suffered from pneumonia and anxiety as he was loaded onto a truck

This handout picture released by Taipei Zoo on August 11, 2016 shows zoo staff caring for a giraffe at the zoo in Taipei on August 10, 2016. A seven-year-old male giraffe has died from anxiety on a trip from a Taiwan zoo to a special breeding programme, the latest animal death to spark angry calls for tougher laws on protection. / AFP PHOTO / Taipei Zoo / Taipei Zoo / -----EDITORS NOTE --- RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - MANDATORY CREDIT "AFP PHOTO / Taipei Zoo" - NO MARKETING - NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS - NO ARCHIVES

9 places to visit in Taipei

Oct 27, 2013 - 4:35 PM

Planning to visit Taipei? Here are 9 places you must see