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  1. A Magical Night in Seoul Ep2312015-01-219Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    There are some disappointing images that flash through your mind when visualizing Seoul, the capital of Korea. Tall buildings, snarling traffic, people walking by briskly as if in a hurry.... But a city that is stifling and cold to some is regarded as a beautiful, dynamic and romantic place by others.

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  2. Seoul to hold Chanel's cruise collection show in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | English Dong-A

    Seoul to hold Chanel's cruise collection show in May . JANUARY 26, 2015 07:00. . Luxury fashion brand Chanel will present its 'Cruise Collection' in Seoul in May. This is the very first show that Chanel holds one of its regular shows in Korea.

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  3. US frets over Abe's two 'faces'Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Nation

    This is the assessment that is reportedly whispered among some US government officials. In their view, the good Abe strives to strengthen the Japan-US alliance by making tough political decisions, such as enabling Japan to exercise its right of collective self-defence.

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  4. TOKYO: US frets over two faces of - good Abe,' - bad Abe'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    "Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has times when he is the 'good Abe' and times when he is the 'bad Abe.' " This assessment is reportedly whispered among some US government officials.

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  5. For Obama, India takes a broom to stray monkeys and cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Times

    When an important guest is on his way over, it is common practice to sweep up one's odds and ends and hide them all in the backroom. So it was in New Delhi last week.

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  6. Samsung vice chairman meets Chinese vice premierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | English Dong-A

    Samsung vice chairman meets Chinese vice premier . JANUARY 24, 2015 07:02. . Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong met Wang Yang, vice premier for economic affairs at State Council of China, who has recently emerged as a political heavyweight, at Hotel Shilla in Seoul on Friday and promised for expanded mutual exchanges.

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  7. Head to Taebaeksan for frost, rimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Korea Herald

    With the cherry blossom season still months away, outdoor enthusiasts here are braving the elements to view a more delicate type of flower - one that thrives in high places under harsh conditions. "Nunkkot" can be found on branches, rocks and railings, and the same chilly wind that helps create these crystal blooms can make it challenging - or even dangerous - to enjoy the experience.

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  8. Solo exhibition featuring work from the artist Bahk Seon Ghi opens at CMay GalleryRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Art Daily

    CMay Gallery announces Point of View, a solo exhibition featuring work from the artist Bahk Seon Ghi. Included in this exhibition will be sculptures that highlight the artist's deft manipulation of space, form, and perspective.

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  9. Korean teen fled to join ISIS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | CNN

    A 17-year-old South Korean promised his mother that he would study hard for his exams in exchange for a trip to Turkey. That teenager, called "Kim," disappeared in a southern Turkish border city earlier this month, leading authorities to suspect that he may have slipped away to Syria to join ISIS.

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  10. 2,091 more S. Koreans confirmed as victims of Japan's forced laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Korea Herald

    An additional 2,091 South Koreans have been confirmed as victims of forced labor by imperial Japan who ruled the Korean Peninsula as a colony during the first half of the 20th century, the Seoul government said Thursday. The new victims were discovered after new records were found kept at the South Korean Embassy in June, 2013.

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  11. U.S. envoy to Seoul gives Korean middle name to his newborn sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Korea Herald

    U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert said Thursday that he has given his newborn son the middle name Sejun, literally meaning "clean and excellent" in Korean. Lippert said on his Twitter account that his son who was born Monday in Seoul has been named as James William Sejun Lippert, saying that the Korean middle name was based on a concept of "saju," or the four pillars of destiny -- the year, month, day and hour of birth that are believed to decide a person's destiny or fate.

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  12. Teenager says he escaped N.Korea and made it to Sweden, claims asylumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CNews

    A North Korean flag flies on a mast at the Permanent Mission of North Korea in Geneva October 2, 2014. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse A 17-year-old who says he is a street child from North Korea is seeking refugee status in Sweden, maintaining he walked across a frozen river into China and traversed two continents in cars, the trans-Siberian railway and the back of a truck.

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  13. Teen's amazing 'escape' from North Korea to claim asylum in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    GREAT ESCAPE?: A teenager claims he travelled across a frozen river and two continents to escape North Korea, but some are questioning his story. A 17-year-old who says he is a street child from North Korea is seeking refugee status in Sweden, maintaining he walked across a frozen river into China and traversed two continents in cars, the trans-Siberian railway and the back of a truck.

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  14. S. Korea rebukes Japan`s territorial claim over Dokdo isletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | English Dong-A

    S. Korea rebukes Japan`s territorial claim over Dokdo islets . JANUARY 22, 2015 06:57.

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  15. Defense Ministry blasted for late respon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's Defense Ministry came under fire Wednesday for a belated response to Tokyo's repeated claims of sovereignty over the easternmost islets of Dokdo in a Korean-language summary of its annual defense whitepaper. In the morning, the ministry called in a defense attache from the Japanese Embassy in Seoul to protest Japan's description of the islets as part of its territory on a map, after the embassy delivered 57 copies of the whitepaper last Friday.

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  16. China's vice premier to visit S. Korea, tourism high on agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Korea Herald

    Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang is set to make a three-day visit to South Korea, where promoting tourism and commercial ties between the two nations will be high on the agenda, China's foreign ministry said Wednesday. Wang will arrive in Seoul on Thursday and launch the "Year of Visit to China," China's foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told reporters during a regular press briefing.

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  17. Seoul calls in Japan envoy to protest Do...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Korea Herald

    South Korea strongly protested Japan Wednesday over its distribution of a Korean-language version of its defense white paper depicting Seoul's easternmost islets of Dokdo as Japanese territory, the defense ministry said. The ministry said it summoned the military attache from Japan's embassy in Seoul earlier in the day to protest Japan's act to hand out the summary of its defense paper within Japan that laid territorial claim to the Dokdo islets.

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  18. Lexington Hotel Expands in South KoreaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Hotel Interactive

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  19. Lexington Hotel Expands in South Korea with Two New Construction Projects on Jeju IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Hospitality Net

    Vantage Hospitality Group's Lexington by Vantage brand continues to grow in South Korea with the announcement of new construction projects in Seogwipo and Jeju City on the island province of Jeju. Both properties are full-service hotels in the mid to upper mid-tier segments, and will carry Vantage's Value Hotel WorldwideSM brand, as Lexington Hotels are known in South Korea.

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  20. [Robert J. Fouser] Revitalizing regional city centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Korea Herald

    Ideas in Korean politics have a short lifespan. Every five years, the election of a new president brings a flurry of proposals to address issues left to fester in the final years of the previous administration.

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