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23 min ago | Newsday
These are incidents allegedly related to a bullying culture in the 640,000-strong, conscript-manned military that guards the country against North Korea.
3 hrs ago | The Big Lead
Megan Fox is in Seoul to promote the release of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles tomorrow .
6 hrs ago | Suria
Scores of North Korean workers employed by South Korean factories at a joint industrial complex have fallen sick after possible exposure to toxic chemicals, sparking criticism from Pyongyang, Seoul officials said Wednesday.
10 hrs ago | Detroit News
Seoul, South Korea - North Korea is saying the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is evidence that the United States is a 'graveyard of human rights.'
All around the southern Seoul district of Gangnam - the area of conspicuous consumption made famous by the hit song "Gangnam Style" - Chinese women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads.
South Korea's iconic community development movement - Saemaul Undong - is to be expanded to developing countries in a joint effort with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, according to a top banker on Tuesday.
West firms will be able to learn about commercial opportunities in one of the world's fastest-growing economies when the British Ambassador to South Korea visits the region next week.
Deadly flash floods hit South Korea . AUGUST 27, 2014 03:14. . Heavy rain hit Busan and South Gyeongsang Province Monday, causing an unprecedented halting of the operation of Gori-2 nuclear power plant.
From Nashir Mansor and Azeman Ariffin SEOUL, Aug 26 -- South Korea is confident in Malaysia's capability to usher in a new era of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in a decisive and dynamic manner when taking over the chairmanship from Myanmar next year, said its foreign affairs ministry's South Asian and Pacific Affairs Bureau ... (more)
South Korea's hyper-efficient capital doesn't immediately spring to mind when you think of exotic Asian destinations.
By Ahmad Zukiman Zain KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 26 -- The increasing number of South Koreans and Malaysians visiting each other's country augurs well for people-to-people exchange, says South Korean Ambassador to Malaysia Cho Byungjae.
In a photo taken on August 25, 2014, rescue workers attempt to secure a bus submerged by floodwaters in the southeastern town of Changwon.
Five people have been killed and five others are missing after heavy rains pummelled the southern part of South Korea, rescuers said Tuesday.
North Korean war veteran Kim Jae Pung, 78, a retired general, is decorated with medals as he attends a parade to celebrate the anniversary of the Korean War armistice agreement, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Pyongyang, North Korea.
It's hard to believe that populations can decline in a world of seven billion people .
Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud Al Busaidi, secretary general in the foreign ministry, meets Jae-do Moon, vice minister of trade, industry and energy of Korea, on Monday.
In late fall of 2014, South Korea will host the XVII Asian Games in and around Incheon, located near to the country's capital, Seoul.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:13 pm
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