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59 min ago | Brandon Sun
North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defence official said, adding to its unusually high number of weapons tests this year.
2 hrs ago | Marine News
Dorian LPG Ltd. a leading owner and manager of modern VLGC's , today announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding , with HNA Logistics Group Co., Ltd. to explore opportunities in the liquefied petroleum gas logistics market.
6 hrs ago | CNN
Statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansudae in Pyongyang. North Koreans gather in front of the statues to lay flowers and bow, showing their respect for the late and current leader.
South Korean police arrested Friday the fugitive son of a business tycoon who owned the Sewol ferry which sank in April with the loss of around 300 lives, officials said.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine.
A multi-institutional team of researchers has developed a new nanoscale agent for imaging the gastrointestinal tract.
The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles and the Republic of Korea have struck a driver's license reciprocity agreement that promises to aid international business and the military.
In this July 8, 2014, the Lotte World Tower, center, under construction is seen near the Seokchon Lake in Seoul, South Korea.
Last October, the Times released its 2013-2014 World University Rankings , and the U.S. is home to 46 of the top 100 universities, significantly more than any other country.
This handout image courtesy of the US MIssile Defense Agency shows the launch of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile during a test.
Lee Han-young, left, a head of Forensic Medicine Department of the National Forensic Service briefs to the media at the National Forensic Service in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, July 25, 2014.
Think of the most put-together traveler you can imagine. James Bond with a tux and a passport, perhaps.
General Motors Co.' s South Korean subsidiary has told its employee union that the automaker could consider making the next-generation Chevrolet Cruze in South Korea if the union calls off a wage-related strike.
What was once Typhoon Matmo will continue to travel northeastward over the coming weekend, bringing continued heavy rain and occasional gusty winds to portions of Asia.
Former South Korean sex slaves to the Japanese Imperial Army during the Second World War and their supporters protest in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul on April 15, 1998.
South Korea's government announced a $40 billion stimulus plan Thursday after the shock of a deadly ferry sinking slowed economic growth to the lowest level in three quarters.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 09:58 am
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