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First democratically elected leader of South Korea, President Park was imprisoned in 2017 on grounds of colluding with a friend to receive tens of billions of won from companies.
Published on Dec 31, 2021 12:58 PM IST
Reuters | , South Korea
South Korean actors Park Shin-hye and Choi Tae-joon have announced that they will be tying the knot in January 2021. The couple is also expecting their first baby.
Updated on Nov 23, 2021 03:06 PM IST
- BTS: In a new Bangtan Bomb video, Jin is seen getting ready for his UN speech. Check out the clip here.
Published on Nov 12, 2021 07:15 AM IST
Lee Min-ho greeted fans at the LACMA Art + Film Gala. He, along with Squid Game stars Park Hae-soo, Lee Byung-hun and Jung Woo-sung, attended the international event.
Published on Nov 07, 2021 04:46 PM IST
Hundreds of thousands of masked students in South Korea, including 35 confirmed COVID-19 patients, took the highly competitive university entrance exam Thursday despite a viral resurgence that forced authorities to toughen social distancing rules.
Updated on Dec 03, 2020 09:44 AM IST
Seoul |AP | Posted by Nilesh Mathur
More than 25,000 people have participated in mass “living funeral” services at Hyowon Healing Center since it opened in 2012, hoping to improve their lives by simulating their deaths.
Updated on Nov 06, 2019 09:39 AM IST
Seven people were confirmed dead and 21 remained missing after a sightseeing boat carrying 33 South Korean passengers and two crew members collided with another vessel and sank in downtown Budapest.
Updated on May 30, 2019 11:29 AM IST
Budapest, Hungary |Associated Press
Since 2013, the “Prison Inside Me” facility in northeast Hongcheon has hosted more than 2,000 inmates, many of them stressed office workers and students seeking relief from South Korea’s demanding work and academic culture.
Updated on Nov 23, 2018 05:48 PM IST
The Indian archery compound men’s team had to settle for silver against Korea in a rip-roaring final which ended in a shoot-out after both teams were locked 229-229 at Asian Games 2018.
Updated on Aug 28, 2018 01:55 PM IST
Jakarta |Press Trust of India
Elderly North and South Koreans meet for the first time after seven decades, it’s already time to bid farewell
Millions of people were swept apart by the 1950-53 Korean War, which left the peninsula split by the impenetrable Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) and separated brothers and sisters, parents and children and husbands and wives.
Updated on Aug 22, 2018 12:58 PM IST
Seoul |Agence France-Presse
Graduates from India made up the largest share of those authorised to work under the optional training program between 2004 and 2016, according to a Pew Research Center report.
Updated on May 11, 2018 11:40 AM IST
Press Trust of India |Press Trust of India
Kim Jong-un’s public appearance at the summit, beamed live to millions in the south, was for many the first prolonged exposure to an authoritarian figure revered in his secretive nation but shrouded in mystery
Updated on Apr 28, 2018 03:22 PM IST
Agence France-Presse, Seoul |Agence France-Presse
The pirates seized the three South Koreans and escaped on a separate speedboat, with their current whereabouts unknown.
Updated on Apr 01, 2018 11:24 PM IST
Agence France-Presse | , SeoulAgence France-Presse