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(Photo News) Together but divided

Korea Herald - 1 hour 50 min ago
Lawmakers pledge allegiance to the national flag at the opening ceremony for the 100-day regular parliamentary session a
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Defector disses North Korea with rap

Korea Herald - 1 hour 50 min ago
In July, an unlikely contestant entered a popular South Korean music competition for rappers.Surprisingly, he was none o
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U.N. rights chief calls on Japan to come clean on sex slavery

Korea Herald - 1 hour 50 min ago
GENEVA (Yonhap) ― Wrapping up her six years of work as U.N. human rights chief, Navi Pillay spared no words in demanding
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Probe finds 3 more bags intended for Yoo

Korea Herald - 1 hour 51 min ago
The prosecution said Monday that it had obtained three more bags of the late Yoo Byung-eun, which are believed to have b
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Kia Motors' August sales fall 3pc - Peninsula On-line

Korea Google News - 3 hours 2 min ago

Kia Motors' August sales fall 3pc
Peninsula On-line
SEOUL: Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's second-largest automaker, said Monday its sales fell 3 percent in August from a year ago, mainly due to partial labor strikes that hurt domestic production, South Korea's News (Yonhap) reported. The latest data ...

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S.Korea reaffirms unwillingness to remove sanctions against DPRK - People's Daily Online

Korea Google News - 4 hours 34 min ago

S.Korea reaffirms unwillingness to remove sanctions against DPRK
People's Daily Online
SEOUL, Sept. 1 -- South Korea on Monday reaffirmed its unwillingness to remove sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) amid growing speculation over the lifting to improve inter-Korean relations. Unification Ministry spokesman ...

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Korean carmakers' sales drop 7.3% in August - The Korea Herald

Korea Google News - 4 hours 36 min ago

Korean carmakers' sales drop 7.3% in August
The Korea Herald
Car sales by South Korean automakers fell sharply last month from a year earlier amid labor-management wage disputes and people taking time off for summer vacation, industrywide data showed Monday. The combined sales of five local car manufacturers ...

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URGENT - North Korea Matthew Miller interview - 4029tv

Korea Google News - 4 hours 38 min ago

URGENT - North Korea Matthew Miller interview
4029tv
(CNN) -- Matthew Todd Miller, an American man detained in North Korea, pleaded for help from the U.S. government on Monday. "My situation is very urgent, that very soon I am going to trial, and I would directly be sent to prison," Miller told CNN. He said he ...

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Regular parliamentary session kicks off amid political deadlock - The Korea Herald

Korea Google News - 4 hours 40 min ago

Regular parliamentary session kicks off amid political deadlock
The Korea Herald
The 6,825-ton ferry Sewol capsized off South Korea's southwest coast on April 16, leaving 304 people dead or missing. The tragedy has become a political football as critics argue that the government's initial failure to properly respond to the disaster ...

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Regular parliamentary session kicks off amid political deadlock

Korea Herald - 4 hours 41 min ago
The National Assembly's regular parliamentary session kicked off Monday amid a political deadlock over April's deadly fe
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'Joseon's Gunman' tops Chinese video charts - The Korea Herald

Korea Google News - 4 hours 41 min ago

'Joseon's Gunman' tops Chinese video charts
The Korea Herald
The South Korean historical drama “Joseon's Gunman” topped the Chinese video charts for five weeks straight on Monday. The action-romance show became the most-watched video on daily, weekly and monthly charts of China's video streaming site “QQ ...

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KF releases Korean food ap - Korea Times

Korea Google News - 4 hours 44 min ago

Korea Times

KF releases Korean food ap
Korea Times
"This application will serve as a method of public diplomacy," a Korean Foundation official stated, "We wish to use this program about Korean food and its nature, form and colors, to help promote the culture to a global audience and ultimately raise the value of ...

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Park urges labor-management compromise amid looming strike

Korea Herald - 5 hours 4 min ago
President Park Geun-hye called Monday for a compromise between labor and management to try to find a way that benefits t
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South Sudanese mayor thanks Park for humanitarian aid

Korea Herald - 5 hours 7 min ago
A South Sudanese city mayor has sent a thank-you note to South Korean President Park Geun-hye for Korean troops' reconst
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Korea, China, Japan open 5th round of three-way free trade talks

Korea Herald - 5 hours 8 min ago
Negotiators from South Korea, China and Japan met in Beijing on Monday for a fifth round of talks on a trilateral free-t
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Two foreign universities open branch campuses in South Korea

Korea Herald - 6 hours 51 min ago
Belgium's Ghent University opened its local branch in South Korea's Incheon free economic zone Monday, becoming the firs
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Seoul Plans High Line Style Elevated Park

Korea Realtime (WSJ) - 6 hours 58 min ago
By the end of next year downtown Seoul will have a grassy elevated park similar to New York’s High Line Park, the Korean city said Monday.
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N. Korea test-fires suspected missile into sea - Yahoo News UK

Korea Google News - 7 hours 3 min ago

N. Korea test-fires suspected missile into sea
Yahoo News UK
North Korea test-fired what appeared to be a short-range missile into the sea off its east coast Monday in the latest of a series of missile and rocket tests, military officials said. It was launched at 10:30 am (0130 GMT) from a site northeast of Pyongyang towards ...

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North Korea fires projectile into eastern waters - Daijiworld.com

Korea Google News - 7 hours 7 min ago

North Korea fires projectile into eastern waters
Daijiworld.com
Pyongyang, Sep 1 (IANS) North Korea Monday fired one short-range projectile into its eastern waters. According to officials, North Korea launched one short-range rocket from a site in Chagang province, 60 km south of the border with China, at 10.30 a.m., ...

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S. Korea, China plan bilateral summit at APEC: source - Yonhap News

Korea Google News - 7 hours 8 min ago

S. Korea, China plan bilateral summit at APEC: source
Yonhap News
BEIJING, Sept. 1 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and China will hold a bilateral summit of their leaders on the sidelines of November's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Beijing but are likely to skip a trilateral summit with Japan, a Seoul diplomatic ...

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