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Seoul, South Korea: North Korea granted two US news organisations interviews with three incarcerated Americans on Monday, with all three prisoners apologising for violating its laws and beseeching Washington to send an emissary to negotiate their release.
Washington is facing growing international pressure to ease its long standing ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union in pressing the case for U.S. oil shipments overseas.
Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN.
The League of Legends 2014 World Championship is likely to sell out Sangam Stadium in Seoul, South Korea, according to Riot Games' EVP of eSports, Dustin Beck.
Georges Clemenceau, who, as France's prime minister, led his country to victory in World War I, famously said that "war is too important to be left to the generals."
The shipbuilding and engineering units of South Korea's Samsung group said on Monday they would merge, as the family-run giant gears up for generational ownership succession.
A weeklong festival of wind music will take place next week, bringing together some of the world's finest musicians in the field, such as German Brass.
For 84-year-old retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant James "Jim" Rehanek, language was his contribution to the Korean War effort.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.
With an ever increasing trade, investments and people-to-people contact between them, India and South Korea, the two Asian economic power houses, look forward to correct their trade imbalance, says Seoul's ambassador Joongyu Lee.
There are essentially two Pakistans. One made familiar by gruesome suicide bombings, U.S. drone strikes and heavy political wrangling in headlines around the world.
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Revisiting the past: The Asahi Shimbun published a two-page spread on Aug. 5 that included an explanation of erroneous reporting it published on the topic of the so-called comfort women in the 1980s and '90s.
Former pro-wrestler turned Japanese politician, Antonio Inoki, stages an exhibition wrestling match and other events, including tug-of-war.
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:24 am
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