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International Business Times
Lotte Group vice chairman found dead hours before he was to be questioned in corruption probeover these allegations on Friday at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Off
Lotte Group vice chairman found dead hours before he was to be questioned in corruption probe
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
over these allegations on Friday at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office. According to South Korean daily the Korea Times, the police said they found Lee hanging from a tree in the country's Gyeonggi Province. They also claimed to have... Read more
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Fortune
North Korea Could Deploy Submarine-Launched Missiles ‘Within Weeks’missiles from North Korean submarines has Seoul fearing the weapons may be depl
North Korea Could Deploy Submarine-Launched Missiles ‘Within Weeks’
Fortune / Posted 12 hours ago
missiles from North Korean submarines has Seoul fearing the weapons may be deployed within months or even weeks. The Korea Times says South Korean officials “underestimated” Pyongyang’s ability to launch such weapons, which have a range that... Read more
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express
After telling North Koreans to eat dog meat for 'stamina' Kim Jong-un puts canines in ZOOSKorean radio broadcaster holds culinary competitions where contestants made rec
After telling North Koreans to eat dog meat for 'stamina' Kim Jong-un puts canines in ZOOS
express / Posted 3 days ago
Korean radio broadcaster holds culinary competitions where contestants made recipes from dog A critical article in the Korea Times, Seoul’s oldest English-language newspaper, highlighted the way Kim Jong-un’s regime was heavily promoting dog as... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Importing foreign players is an act of chickening out « Letters « TR EMERITUSwho receive the money? See also the case in South Korea: A ‘court rejects adopt
Importing foreign players is an act of chickening out « Letters « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 3 days ago
who receive the money? See also the case in South Korea: A ‘court rejects adoption of Chinese table tennis players’ in The Korea Times. It is time for our government to reflect and review its school of thought. Importing foreign players is an act... Read more
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DW
South Korea, US hold military drills amid tension with North |Korea. Both Seoul and Washington insist the drills are purely defensive in natu
South Korea, US hold military drills amid tension with North |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Korea. Both Seoul and Washington insist the drills are purely defensive in nature. The joint exercises follow what the "Korea Times" newspaper described as the largest-ever South Korean drill on Saturday close to North Korean border, exactly a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
N. Korea promotes dog meat as next ’stamina food’dog meat by suggesting it has more vitamins than chicken, beef, pork or duck.
N. Korea promotes dog meat as next ’stamina food’
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
dog meat by suggesting it has more vitamins than chicken, beef, pork or duck. According to a report from the country’s Korea Times, the supreme leader himself has been passing out the advocacy in recent months, describing dog meat dishes as... Read more
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The Manila Times
Sexism in Olympics media coveragehim “the guy responsible.” 2. South Korean media stumbled all over the place i
Sexism in Olympics media coverage
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
him “the guy responsible.” 2. South Korean media stumbled all over the place in their coverage. The English-language Korea Times ran a story speculating on the love life of 6-foot-3 Kim Yeon-goung, headlined: “Boyfriend a tall order for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Top North Korean diplomat in UK defects to South KoreaKim Jong Un. Thae "aspired for freedom in South Korea, and thought about his c
Top North Korean diplomat in UK defects to South Korea
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Kim Jong Un. Thae "aspired for freedom in South Korea, and thought about his children's future,” Jeong was quoted by Korea Times as saying. Thae was the second-highest official in North Korea's embassy, and is the most senior North Korean... Read more
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express
Beat them and eat them: Horror of North Korea's advice on ’SUPERFOOD’ dogssaying meat from our four legged friends has more vitamins than chicken, beef,
Beat them and eat them: Horror of North Korea's advice on ’SUPERFOOD’ dogs
express / Posted 9 days ago
saying meat from our four legged friends has more vitamins than chicken, beef, pork or duck. According to reports in the Korea Times, the country’s state media has suggested the meat is good for the intestines and stomach, claiming it is richer... Read more
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Aljazeera
Top North Korean diplomat in UK defects to South KoreaKim Jong Un. Thae "aspired for freedom in South Korea, and thought about his c
Top North Korean diplomat in UK defects to South Korea
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
Kim Jong Un. Thae "aspired for freedom in South Korea, and thought about his children's future", Jeong was quoted by Korea Times as saying. Thae was the second-highest official in North Korea's embassy, and is the most senior North Korean... Read more
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express
Now Kim Jong-un wants North Koreans to eat DOG for 'stamina food'may be a major turning point in the campaign to stop the animals being eaten by
Now Kim Jong-un wants North Koreans to eat DOG for 'stamina food'
express / Posted 10 days ago
may be a major turning point in the campaign to stop the animals being eaten by South Koreans. A critical article in the Korea Times, South Korea’s oldest English-language newspaper, is highlighting the way Kim Jong-un’s regime is heavily... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Kim Jong-un has labelled the most unusual dish a superfoodMore Dogs are cruelly slaughtered in the country GettyThe state are advocatin
Kim Jong-un has labelled the most unusual dish a superfood
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
More Dogs are cruelly slaughtered in the country GettyThe state are advocating torturing the defenceless animals The Korea Times reports that the channel also encourages people to beat the dog to death, before removing its fur and scorching... Read more
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International Business Times
North and South Korea divided over age-old practice of eating dog meat – report are believed to encourage people to beat dog before killed them, so that they t
North and South Korea divided over age-old practice of eating dog meat – report
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
are believed to encourage people to beat dog before killed them, so that they taste better. According to South Korea's The Korea Times, state media outlets in the reclusive nation started a massive campaign to promote dog meat. The daily said in a... Read more
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Daily Star
North Korea's sacred volcano set to blow – and Kim's nukes could set it offheight of Paektu had also shifted. "All these signs indicate the magma inside
North Korea's sacred volcano set to blow – and Kim's nukes could set it off
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
height of Paektu had also shifted. "All these signs indicate the magma inside the mountain is moving upward," he told the Korea Times last year. GETTYSCORCHER: The Paektu Mountain hot springs, which are used to boil eggs to be sold to... Read more
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CNET
Samsung may update the Galaxy Note 7 to Android Nougat before the end of 2016Korean electronics giant, however, may be looking to change that starting with
Samsung may update the Galaxy Note 7 to Android Nougat before the end of 2016
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
Korean electronics giant, however, may be looking to change that starting with the new Galaxy Note 7. According to the Korea Times, Samsung Mobile president Koh Dong-jin said the company is looking to update its devices to Android 7.0 Nougat... Read more
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DW
South Korean president issues pardons to lift the economy |or having their sentences suspended. "I expect that all of those who are given
South Korean president issues pardons to lift the economy |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
or having their sentences suspended. "I expect that all of those who are given the pardons can actively join the efforts to revive the economy and contribute to national development," the president said. hg/jd/ (Reuters, Korea Times)DW reco... Read more
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International Business Times
Samsung's foldable Project Valley smartphone unlikely to launch in 2016 more time to provide meaningful innovations and convenience considering the cur
Samsung's foldable Project Valley smartphone unlikely to launch in 2016
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
more time to provide meaningful innovations and convenience considering the current status of technology," Koh told The Korea Times (via Sammobile). "We need serious changes in software and user experience to build foldable smartphones and this... Read more
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Asian journal
To win, Hillary should speak a little TagalogEnglish and Spanish is Navajo. Clinton or Kaine could, for instance, give an e
To win, Hillary should speak a little Tagalog
Asian journal / Posted 21 days ago
English and Spanish is Navajo. Clinton or Kaine could, for instance, give an exclusive interview to the Korea Daily or Korea Times, both of which are widely read among Koreans in Virginia and Georgia. Koreans have flocked to that state since... Read more
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Inquirier.net
To win, Hillary should speak a little TagalogEnglish and Spanish is Navajo. Clinton or Kaine could, for instance, give an e
To win, Hillary should speak a little Tagalog
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
English and Spanish is Navajo. Clinton or Kaine could, for instance, give an exclusive interview to the Korea Daily or Korea Times, both of which are widely read among Koreans in Virginia and Georgia. Koreans have flocked to that state since... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Phone-addicted Austrians offered workshops on how to cross the road safelynew street signs around the city warning “smartphone zombies” about the dangers
Phone-addicted Austrians offered workshops on how to cross the road safely
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
new street signs around the city warning “smartphone zombies” about the dangers of walking while glued to their phone, the Korea Times reported. One sign at a major traffic intersection portrays a person looking down at their device, oblivious to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
South Korea: Samsung boss embroiled in sex-for-hire scandalfor the video, but chose to ignore it as it found the credibility of the video
South Korea: Samsung boss embroiled in sex-for-hire scandal
Asian Correspondent / Posted 29 days ago
for the video, but chose to ignore it as it found the credibility of the video to be questionable. According to the Korea Times, the Samsung Group on Friday expressed discomfort over the scandal involving Lee, who is currently... Read more
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