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  1. Military leaders gather in Hawaii to talk amphibious skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 30, 2015 file photo, South Korean Marines take their position near an amphibious assault vehicle during the annual U.S.-South Korea joint military exercise Foal Eagle in Pohang, south of Seoul, South Korea. Amphibious military capabilities are on the agenda the week of May 18, 2015, as the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy host defense leaders from around the Pacific in Hawaii.

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  2. GAO: Lack of reporting is undermining UN sanctions against North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. and South Korean officials look at the remains of the Republic of Korea ship Cheonan while touring a port facility in Pyeongtaek on Nov. 22, 2013. The Pohang-class corvette was sunk by a North Korean torpedo March 26, 2010.

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  3. Technology allows diagnosis of cardiac infarction in 10 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | English Dong-A

    Technology allows diagnosis of cardiac infarction in 10 minutes . MAY 09, 2015 07:13.

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  4. Now, thermometer-like device can spot heart attackRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Big News Network.com

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  5. Courage, commitment needed against Victory: City's Josh KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Age

    Embarrassment at their previous poor performances was the key to Melbourne City's form turnaround in Wellington at the weekend, which saw them see off favourites Phoenix and set up a blockbuster A-League semi-final with Melbourne Victory on Friday night. Former Socceroo striker Josh Kennedy, who scored the opening goal to set John van 't Schip's side on the way to its 2-0 elimination final triumph in New Zealand, said the players felt guilty about the way they performed in their two previous games, a 3-1 away loss to Perth Glory and a 4-1 defeat in Adelaide.

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  6. Marine father and two sons donate 115 timesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | English Dong-A

    Marine father and two sons donate 115 times . MAY 06, 2015 07:22. . A Marine father and two sons are practicing their love for the needy, having donated blood for more than 110 times.

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  7. Lithium Americas Begins Commercialization Discussions With POSCORead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Resource Investing News

    Lithium Americas has announced that it is in commercialization discussions with Korean steelmaker POSCO to commercialize its Cauchari-Olaroz lithium project in Argentina. The companies expect to complete heads of agreement to define basic conditions for a new joint venture company.

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  8. Lithium Americas in Talks to Develop Commercial Scale POSCO Plant at Cauchari-OlarozRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Resource Investing News

    After market close on Monday, Lithium Americas announced that it is now in talks to to develop its Cauchari-Olaroz project with Korean Steelmaker POSCO - likely with the help of the latter's proprietary lithium extraction process. The companies expect to complete a heads of agreement soon that will outline conditions for a new joint venture company.

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  9. Asian universities ranked among the world's bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Star Online

    SWITZERLAND'S Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne has overtaken South Korea's Pohang University of Science and Technology as the number one university in the Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 Rankings for 2015. It marks a change in the rankings' history.

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  10. The World's Best New Universities 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Forbes.com

    ... years and is still a great school: Pohang University of Science and Technology, known as POSTECH, in Pohang, South Korea. The late Park Tai-joon, the head of POSCO, a major steel company located in the same city, founded it in 1986 with a massive ...

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  11. A reason to celebrate for the University of Science and Technology. Photo: SCMP PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong's three young universities have made it into the world's top 25 for the first time, according to the latest The University of Science and Technology, founded in 1991, ranks the highest in 4th place, which is the same as its position last year, according to the list, which sets out rankings for institutions which are less than 50 years old. The London-based magazine started this particular ranking system in 2012.

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  12. Warwick University was the highest UK entrant in the THE 100 Under 50 2105 rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Knutsford Guardian

    The UK has lost its position as the best place in the world for top young universities, according to new international rankings. For the first time, the nation has lost out to Australia in an annual league table of the best 100 universities worldwide under 50 years old.

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  13. HK grabs high spots on uni listRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Standard

    The Fourth Annual Times Higher Education 100 Under 50 list saw Hong Kong University of Science and Technology maintain its fourth position for a second year. City University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University improved on last year's ranking, although they are in the mid to lower half of the list.

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  14. Dundee University excels in higher education rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sunday Herald

    A SCOTTISH university has been named one of the world's top 20 institutions founded in the last 50 years. A SCOTTISH university has been named one of the world's top 20 institutions founded in the last 50 years.

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  15. POSTECH loses its title as best young universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's Pohang University of Science and Technology has lost its crown as the world's top young university, according to the Times Higher Education's annual ranking published Wednesday. The university, which had topped the list since its inception in 2012, slid to second place, with Switzerland's Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne snatching the No.

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  16. IIT-G slips in rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, April 29 : IIT Guwahati has slipped from its last year's 87th rank and failed to find a place among the top 100 institutions this year in a ranking by a London-based agency. This follows a drop in citation score, which is a measure of research output.

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  17. Korean Engineering Faculties Perform Well in Global RankingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korean universities performed well in engineering and technology, according to the 2015 World University Rankings by Subject by Quacquarelli Symonds on Tuesday. The lists, which are published every April, rank universities by academic discipline, while the firm's rankings in September show universities' overall standing.

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  18. N. Korea improves coal shipment capacity at Rajin portRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Korea Herald

    The North Korean port city of Rajin has improved its capacity to handle a second shipment of Russian coals, boosting confidence in the joint coal shipment project involving the two Koreas and Russia, Seoul officials said Monday. About 140,000 tons of Russian coal is expected to be transferred into South Korea on a ship from Rajin after being moved from Russia's border city of Khasan on a re-connected railway as a second pilot operation for the three-way logistics project.

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  19. US Marines complete joint exercise with South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. Marine Corps Kodi Irwin provides security during a beach landing exercise with a Republic of Korea Marines on BLA White Beach, Pohang, South Korea, March 29, 2015. The 31st MEU is currently participating in Korean Marine Exchange Program, a training exercise done by U.S. Marine and Navy forces with South Korean forces in order to strengthen working relationships across the range of military operations.

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  20. Questions raised over rotational U.S. forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    The increasing rotational presence of U.S. forces in South Korea is raising questions over whether their combat readiness would enhance deterrence against North Korea and whether their expeditionary nature would undermine their focus on peninsular defense. In recent years, the U.S. has deployed a series of rotational units to Korea, including an 800-strong cavalry battalion and a fleet of 12 F-16 fighters, claiming they were better-trained, more agile forces that would enhance military preparedness and operational maneuverability.

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