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2 dead as South Korea ferry with 476 passengers sinks - SahilOnline

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 15:07

2 dead as South Korea ferry with 476 passengers sinks
SahilOnline
Seoul: Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled on Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring 14, officials said.

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Two dead as S. Korea ferry carrying 477 people sinks - The Sun Daily

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 15:04

Two dead as S. Korea ferry carrying 477 people sinks
The Sun Daily
SEOUL: Two bodies have been recovered and 368 people rescued from a South Korean ferry that capsized at sea Wednesday with 477 passengers and crew on board, a senior government official said. "So far, 368 have been rescued," Lee Gyeong-Og, the ...

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Rescue Operation Under Way for Ferry Sinking Off South Korea Coast - Wall Street Journal

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 15:04

Rescue Operation Under Way for Ferry Sinking Off South Korea Coast
Wall Street Journal
Rescue Operation Under Way for Ferry Sinking Off South Korea Coast. By Alastair Gale, Kwanwoo Jun. Helicopters are seen above a South Korean passenger ship that has been sinking off Jindo island on Wednesday. REUTERS. SEOUL—South Korea's ...

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Passenger Ship Carrying 477 Sinks off S. Korean Coast; 2 Dead - CRIENGLISH.com

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 15:03

Passenger Ship Carrying 477 Sinks off S. Korean Coast; 2 Dead
CRIENGLISH.com
A passenger ship with 477 people aboard, mostly high school students, sank in waters off South Korea's southwest coast Wednesday morning, with two dead and 14 wounded, local media reported. The 6,325-ton passenger ship "SEWOL" was capsized and ...

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South Korea Blocks Infidelity Website

Korea Realtime (WSJ) - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 14:05
South Korea said it has blocked the Korean version of Ashley Madison, a dating website for married people, in order to “protect sexual morality, marriage and family life.”
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Parents of students on sinking ferry gather to protest

Korea Herald - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:09
(Yonhap)Around 250 parents of students on the Sewol ferry that sank off South Jeolla Province Wednesday staged a protest
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1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast - WFSB

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:06

1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast
WFSB
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, officials said. At least one ...

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Scores rescued from sinking South Korean ferry, two dead - officials - Reuters UK

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:06

Scores rescued from sinking South Korean ferry, two dead - officials
Reuters UK
The ferry, identified as the Sewol, was carrying 475 passengers and crew and 150 vehicles, according to Korean port authorities, when it began to list badly as it neared Jeju island, about 100 km (60 miles) south of the Korean peninsula. Within hours ...

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South Korean Ship Full Of Students Reported Sinking - International Business Times

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:06

South Korean Ship Full Of Students Reported Sinking
International Business Times
South Korea's coast guard has received a distress signal from a passenger ship with about 350 people on board off the southwest coast, an official told Reuters Wednesday, with Korean media reporting the vessel was sinking. Korean television news reports ...

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One person found dead in sinking South Korean ferry: coast guard - Chicago Tribune

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:06

One person found dead in sinking South Korean ferry: coast guard
Chicago Tribune
SEOUL (Reuters) - One person has been found dead in a South Korean ferry that is sinking off the southwest coast, a coast guard official said on Wednesday There was a loud impact and noise before the ferry started sinking, a passenger who had been ...

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Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled to... - Belfast Telegraph

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:06

Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled to...
Belfast Telegraph
16 April 2014. A South Korean passenger ship carrying more than 470 people, including many high school students, is sinking off the country's southern coast after sending a distress call, officials said. Also in this Section. Man charged with Boston bomb hoax ...

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Rescue underway after S.Korean ferry carrying 470 sends distress signal - Reuters India

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:03

Rescue underway after S.Korean ferry carrying 470 sends distress signal
Reuters India
Korean television news reports said the ferry was sinking and that many of the passengers on board were students on the way to Jeju island, about 100 km (60 miles) off the coast, on school trips. Those reports could not be confirmed immediately by the coast ...

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Samsung Launches Design Website

Korea Realtime (WSJ) - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 12:35
Samsung Electronics Co. wants you to know that it is more than a maker of commodity hardware devices. And to make the case, it is launching a new website today to highlight its emphasis on design, inspiration and creative processes -- buzzwords that the company is increasingly turning to as smartphones around the world converge on a common look: sleek, black and rectangular.
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South Korean passenger ship sinks - KIONrightnow.com

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:04

South Korean passenger ship sinks
KIONrightnow.com
Small Text; Medium Text; Large Text. Print; Email. Tweet. South Korea ship sinking map. CNN. (CNN) -. A South Korean ship, with around 450 passengers on board, is sinking off the country's southwestern coast, CNN affiliate YTN has reported.

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A South Korean Ferry With 450 People On Board Is Sinking - Business Insider

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:02

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A South Korean Ferry With 450 People On Board Is Sinking
Business Insider
South Korea is dispatching helicopters and coast guard vessels to rescue approximately 450 passengers from a ferry sinking off its southern coast, The Guardian reports. "The ship is taking in water and sinking," a coastguard spokesman told AFP. "We have ...

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Intelligence chief sorry over forgery - Peninsula On-line

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:00

Intelligence chief sorry over forgery
Peninsula On-line
SEOUL: South Korea's intelligence chief vowed a “bone-crushing” overhaul of his embattled agency as he apologised yesterday for a scandal that saw senior agents charged with fabricating evidence in an espionage case. “I feel deeply pained for letting this ...

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N. Korea denounces Seoul's refusal of joint probe into drones

Korea Herald - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:59
North Korea on Wednesday denounced Seoul's refusal of its demand for a joint investigation into three drones found in So
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Passenger ship carrying 350 sinking off S. Korean coast - Global Times

Korea Google News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:58

Passenger ship carrying 350 sinking off S. Korean coast
Global Times
A ship carrying 350 passengers are sinking off coast of Jindo, southwest of South Korea on Wednesday and sent distress signals to the coast guard, local media reported. The ship "SEWOL," departed from South Korea's Incheon for Jeju, was flooded with sea ...

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South Korea blocks Ashley Madison adultery website

Korea Herald - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:33
 South Korea has blocked the newly launched Korean version of the global adultery hook-up site Ashley Madison, saying We
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South Korea Online Buzz: Spy Scandal Rumbles On

Korea Realtime (WSJ) - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:57
The scandal surrounding the country’s main spy agency and its suspected fabrication of evidence against a North Korean defector remains one of the hottest topics online in South Korea Wednesday morning.
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