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November 6, 2017 3:15 AM South Korea ‘suicide’ jumper kills man on landing

South Korea’s suicide rate is the highest among the 34 nations of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. — File picSEOUL, Nov 6 — A South Korean man was killed after a woman who apparently committed suicide by jumping from an apartment block landed on him, reports said. The 68-year-old man was on his way to work in Seoul when the woman 28

November 2, 2017 2:38 AM One million Samsung Galaxy Note 8 sold in South Korea

Koh Dong-jin, president of Samsung Electronics’ Mobile Communications, gives a speech during a launching ceremony for Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Note 8 in Seoul September 12, 2017. — Reuters picSEOUL, Nov 2 — The combined sales of Samsung Electronics Co's Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in South Korea have reached one million units, industry data showed today 54

October 11, 2017 12:48 AM Trump may visit DMZ between North and South Korea (VIDEO)

A North Korean soldier (right) and a South Korean soldier keep watch at the truce village of Panmunjom in the demilitarised zone separating North Korea from South Korea, Sept 11, 2013— Reuters picSEOUL, Oct 11 — US President Donald Trump may travel to the heavily fortified demilitarised zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea when he visits South 17

September 14, 2017 6:14 AM North Korea Threatens to Use Nuclear Weapon to 'Sink' Japan

North Korea threatened to use a nuclear weapon against Japan and turn the U.S. into “ashes and darkness” for passing fresh United Nations sanctions earlier this week -- fiery rhetoric that is likely to exacerbate tensions in North Asia. “Japan is no longer needed to exist near us,” the state-run Korean Central News Agency said on Thursday, citing a statement 25

September 6, 2017 8:42 AM Relieved Shin says World Cup will see real South Korea

File picture shows South Korea's head coach Shin Tae-Yong watching the Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifying football match between South Korea and Iran in Seoul August 31, 2017. — AFP picSEOUL, Sept 6 — With two scoreless draws to round out qualifying, South Korea’s advance to the World Cup was more of a stumble over the line than a confident march to Russia 39

September 4, 2017 2:04 AM US warns N. Korea of ‘massive military response’ after nuke test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un provides guidance on a nuclear weapons program in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang September 3, 2017. — KCNA handout pic via ReutersWASHINGTON, Sept 4 — The United States warned Sunday it could launch a “massive military response” to threats from North Korea following 37

September 3, 2017 5:59 PM Trump takes aim at China as he warns US may stop 'ALL trade with any country doing business with North Korea' after Kim's 'rogue nation' detonated hydrogen bomb and sparked earthquake

Both economic and military action could be in store for North Korea after its detonation of a 100-kiloton nuclear bomb, Donald Trump has hinted. The president remained tight-lipped amid claims that America is gearing up for military intervention as he left church on Sunday morning. But in a pair of tweets afterwards, he said: 'I will be meeting General 54

September 3, 2017 7:48 AM North Korea detonates its sixth and most powerful nuclear test yet

SEOUL: North Korea detonated its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday, Japan and South Korea said, hours after Pyongyang said it had developed an advanced hydrogen bomb that possesses "great destructive power". Japanese and South Korean meteorological officials said an earthquake detected near the North's test site - measured by the U.S. Geological 31

September 3, 2017 5:48 AM North Korea conducts sixth nuclear test, says developed H-bomb

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said it successfully tested an advanced hydrogen bomb on Sunday, marking a dramatic escalation in the isolated state's stand-off with the United States over its nuclear weapons programme. Japanese and South Korean officials said an earthquake detected near the North's test site was around 10 times more powerful than previous 26

August 14, 2017 1:44 AM Trump's Threat 'Very Worrisome', South Korean Presidential Adviser Says

A South Korean presidential adviser criticized Donald Trump’s escalating North Korea threats, exposing a potential rift with a key ally in the firing line if war breaks out. Moon Chung-in, a special adviser to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, told ABC News that Trump’s vow to unleash “fire and fury” if the isolated nation continued its provocations 16