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Breaking News: Teens on sinking South Korea ship were singing 'Titanic' theme song (Video)
Posted by: Nina Rai

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-05-21 14:37:34 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Unaware of the impending danger, teenagers huddled inside the sinking South Korean ship were seen in a video trying to joke their way through the tragedy singing the “Titanic” theme tune. Disturbing new footage from inside the doomed ferry —...
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Breaking News: North Korea says elderly US tourist apologized for 'hostile acts'
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-12-04 06:19:13 -0800 | disasters-news

Merrill Newman, the 85-year-old US tourist who was pulled off an airplane and arrested by North Korea in October, has appeared in a government-released video in which he apologizes for "hostile acts" against the totalitarian state. North Korea's state-owned media...
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Source: BBC

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-07-29 07:58:05 -0700 | political-news

South Korea conscripts die in apparent suicides All South Korean men must serve about two years in the military Two South Korean conscripts died in apparent suicides on Sunday, the military says, weeks after another soldier shot five members of...
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Source: Miami Herald

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-07-29 01:22:43 -0700 | business-news

Asian stocks extended gains Tuesday with the South Korean stock market closing at a three-year high ahead of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week. The University of Michigan has won its fifth national title in a row at...
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Source: Asian Wall Street Journal

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-07-29 04:24:14 -0700 | business-news

Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. posted its worst quarterly loss ever, hurt by a stronger local currency and discounts it has offered since last year to prop up sales amid a slowdown in the global shipbuilding industry. Hyundai Heavy, the...
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Source: Daily News & Analysis

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-07-29 01:00:13 -0700 | travel-news

The threat came from Hwang Pyong-So, director of the military's General Political Bureau, during a speech to a large military rally in Pyongyang Sunday on the anniversary of the armistice that ended the 1950-53 Korean War. Hwang, who holds the...
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Breaking News: Smartphones sales top 1 billion in 2013
Posted by: Kerry Butters

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-01-30 15:28:38 -0800 | technology-news

You can call 2013 the year of the smartphone as sales topped 1 billion for the first time. According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) “Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, vendors shipped a total of 1,004.2 million smartphones worldwide, up...
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Breaking News: South Korea's 5G rollout goes ‘gangbusters style'
Posted by: preetamkaushik

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-01-24 15:47:25 -0800 | technology-news

South Korea doesn’t only have the market cornered on “Psy-chedelic” pop sensations. When it comes to blazing fast Internet, the country is top of the charts as well. A pioneer in the rollout of 3G and 4G networks at the...
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Breaking News: North Korea releases US veteran
Posted by: Robert Weller

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-12-11 10:53:45 -0800 | disasters-news

A 85-year-old US veteran of the Korean War has been released by North Korea, and returned to the US on Saturday morning. The Associated Press reported the release of Merrill Newman, a Palo Alto, Calif., veteran who had been visiting...
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Posted by: rsa76

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-11-19 11:03:28 -0800 | disasters-news

Two people were killed in a helicopter crash in the South Korean capital. According to police, the helicopters crashed into a 35-storey residential building in southern Seoul. The crash occurred in thick fog near Samson-dong, home to the advantage of...
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Posted by: rsa76

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-03-29 01:45:31 -0700 | disasters-news

SEOUL - The North Korean regime publicly executed 80 people in seven cities across the country for minor offenses like watching South Korean movies, distributing pornography or possessing bibles, said Sunday the South Korean daily Joongang. EFE Neighboring country authorities...
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Posted by: rsa76

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-11-01 12:37:43 -0700 | political-news

South Korea is waiting for the official response of the United States to the inquiry, whether made by U.S. intelligence wiretapping phone President Park Hyo Kin, said the agency "Yonhap". RT "The South Korean government treats the issue very seriously,...
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Breaking News: Samsung have its own way in denial of the Constitution?
Posted by: chnarendra

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-25 17:22:53 -0700 | political-news

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) expressed concern over the allegations that the 'No-Union Policy' has been the management principle of the Samsung group since it was established 75 years ago. This policy has allegedly been perpetrated and has subsequently...
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Breaking News: South Korea contributed thirteen million pesos for earthquake victims
Posted by: dhreff

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-25 00:03:39 -0700 | humanitarian-news

South Korea contributed thirteen million pesos for earthquake victims By Alfredo B. Ancheta Anchor for Allvoices Philippines South Korean government contributed thirteen million pesos for quake victims in Bohol and Cebu provinces according to early evening ABS-CBN TV Patrol News...
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Breaking News: Chinese cargo ship sunk off coast of South Korea with 19 crew members
Posted by: riasatkhan

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-16 09:13:06 -0700 | disasters-news

A Chinese cargo ship has sunk off the coast of South Korea with all nineteen crew members missing. According to South Korean coastguard‚ rescuers have been unable to reach the vessel due to stormy weather conditions in the southeastern port...
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