Jin, oldest member of K-pop’s BTS, finishes army service in South Korea: Jin, the oldest member of K-pop phenomenon BTS, was discharged from South Korea’s army ...
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Jin, oldest member of K-pop’s BTS, finishes army service in South Korea
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Jin, oldest member of K-pop's BTS, finishes army service in South Korea: Jin became the first member of the group to enlist in the military in December 2022
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South Korea restarts blaring propaganda broadcasts: South Korea says it has restarted anti-Pyongyang propaganda broadcasts across the border in response to North ...
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Quick Glance: Swiss and Swedes Uphold Fragile Peace on North Korea's Tense Border
  • The Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission (NNSC) monitors the armistice on the inter-Korean border since the end of the Korean War.

  • Switzerland and Sweden are the only countries maintaining a constant presence in the DMZ, as Poland and Czechia are no longer recognized by North Korea.

  • With increasing militarization and technological advancements on both sides of the border, the risk of unintended escalations is rising.

  • The importance of the NNSC is crucial in preventing potential conflicts amidst modern threats like nuclear and cyber-related attacks.
Torrential rain alerts issued across capital area; expressways in Seoul partly closed
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Quick Glance: Intense Rain Alerts and Partial Expressway Closures in Seoul
  • Significant rain warnings were issued on Thursday for the wider Seoul region and parts of Gangwon and South Chungcheong provinces, anticipating heavy rainfalls of up to 75 millimeters per hour in the northern Gyeonggi area.

  • Areas in the northern Gyeonggi Province surrounding Seoul, such as Paju near the inter-Korean border, experienced substantial impact, with a peak hourly precipitation of 75.1 millimeters early Thursday morning.

  • A total of 593.5 millimeters of rain fell in Paju from Tuesday to early Thursday morning.

  • The Dongbu Expressway lanes connecting Seoul to Gyeonggi were obstructed by heavy rain in Seoul, while segments of the Naebu Expressway encircling the city were also shut down.
Kim hits longest hole-in-one in Open history: South Korea's Kim Si-woo made the longest hole-in-on in Open history when he aced the 238-yard par-three 17th in ...
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Kim hits longest hole-in-one in Open history
Quick Glance: Si Woo Kim Achieves Historic Hole-in-One at Open in Royal Troon
  • Si Woo Kim celebrates his remarkable Hole-in-One on the 17th hole at the 2024 Open Championship in Royal Troon.

  • During Saturday's third round at the Scottish course, Kim executed an impressive tee shot on the 17th hole.

  • This ace from 238 yards marks the first instance of a player achieving an ace at the 17th hole on Royal Troon - the longest Par-3 on the course.

  • Upon completion of the third round, Kim maintained an Even Par, securing his total score at 5 over. He is currently tied for 52nd place at the Open.
Why Do Kind Strangers Return Our Wallets?: Whoever you are, we appreciate it.
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What to do if your dog runs away in Korea : While Rob Nichols was away from home, his landlord paid an unannounced visit to his apartment on July 6 ...
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What to do if your dog runs away in Korea
Quick Glance: What to do if your dog runs away in Korea
  • Rob Nichols' dog Luna escaped during an unannounced visit by his landlord on July 6, triggering a massive search in Haebangchon.

  • Important steps included contacting local vet clinics and leaving the gate open for Luna to find her way home.

  • The search for Luna was complicated by rain, the neighborhood's complexity, and unhelpful security guards.

  • Ultimately, Luna was found safe thanks to her collar with contact information after more than three days missing.
Bridge collapses in China killing 12 and leaving more than 30 missing: At least 12 people have died and 31 others are missing after a bridge partially collapsed ...
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Bridge collapses in China killing 12 and leaving more than 30 missing
Quick Glance: Deadly Bridge Collapse in Northwest China: Victims and Missing Persons
  • Following the collapse of a highway bridge in northwest China, there have been at least 11 fatalities and numerous individuals reported missing.

  • In response to the disaster in Shaanxi province, which was preceded by severe storms and flooding, President Xi Jinping has urged a comprehensive rescue operation.

  • Efforts to locate missing individuals and vehicles are ongoing in Zhashui County, where approximately 20 cars and 30 people are unaccounted for.

  • The mountainous terrain and powerful rivers in the western and south-western provinces heighten the risk of flooding and landslides.
WATCH | MKP member, 63, to walk 670km to help fight for new election: MK Party (MKP) member Malesela “King Sebetha” Mkonyama has embarked on a 20-day walk from ...
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WATCH | MKP member, 63, to walk 670km to help fight for new election
Taiwan affirms ‘best era’ of ties with US in response to Trump comments: Taiwan’s ruling party said on Wednesday former US President Donald Trump’s comments ...
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Taiwan affirms ‘best era’ of ties with US in response to Trump comments
Quick Glance: Donald Trump's Call for Taiwan to Pay for Defense
  • Former US President Donald Trump suggested that Taiwan should pay the US for its defense guarantees, causing concern in the island nation.

  • Trump likened the US-Taiwan relationship to that of an insurance company, emphasizing that Taiwan does not give anything to the US.

  • Taiwan sources most of its weapons through US military sales and is a significant market for American defense companies.

  • Despite Taiwan's efforts to bolster its defense, Premier Cho highlighted the importance of support from other countries, especially the US.
South Koreans head to Japan in record numbers, drawn by weak yen: SEOUL -- South Korean tourists are pouring into Japan in record numbers as a weak Japanese ...
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South Koreans head to Japan in record numbers, drawn by weak yen
Quick Glance: South Koreans flock to Japan in record numbers
  • South Korean tourists are visiting Japan in record numbers due to a weak Japanese currency and improved bilateral ties.

  • A woman from Seoul shares her excitement over the affordable prices in Japan compared to South Korea.

  • Rakuten and Bic Camera partner with Hyundai Card to provide discounts and services.
TikTok sees K-culture spend doubling to $143 billion by 2030: In the U.S. and Southeast Asia, research has found that about 80% of social media users have found ...
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TikTok sees K-culture spend doubling to $143 billion by 2030
Japan, U.S., South Korea top officers vow to boost cooperation: TOKYO (Kyodo)-- The top uniformed officers of Japan, the United States and South Korea on ...
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Japan, U.S., South Korea top officers vow to boost cooperation
Japan Warms up to NATO : Nothing can substitute Japan’s collective defense with the United States, but working with a multilateral bloc such as NATO is an ...
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Japan Warms up to NATO 
Quick Glance: Japan Strengthens Cooperation with NATO
  • Japan views cooperation with NATO as a crucial step in enhancing deterrence, while recognizing that collective defense with the US remains irreplaceable.

  • During a meeting of the IP4 nations and the NATO Secretary General, 'flagship projects' were announced to address cyber defense, counter disinformation, and enhance cooperation.

  • Japan plans personnel exchanges with NATO, sharing of classified information, and practical collaboration between Japan's Self Defense Force and NATO.

  • Amid increasing tensions between the US and China, as well as other territorial disputes, it is only natural for Japan to seek to strengthen its cooperation and partnership with NATO.
Main delegation of Team Korea departs for Paris Olympics: South Korea's main delegation for the Paris Olympics left for the French capital Saturday as it began ...
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Main delegation of Team Korea departs for Paris Olympics
[INTERVIEW] Korean-born competitive eater delves into her mysterious US adoption story
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[INTERVIEW] Korean-born competitive eater delves into her mysterious US ...
BTS' Jin carries Paris Olympics torch amid cheers from thousands of fans: PARIS: Jin of global K-pop sensation BTS carried the torch for the 2024 Paris Summer ...
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BTS' Jin carries Paris Olympics torch amid cheers from thousands of fans
Quick Glance: BTS Jin to Carry Olympic Torch in Paris
  • Jin of K-pop supergroup BTS will serve as the first torchbearer in the Louvre Museum section of the 2024 Paris Olympics torch relay.

  • The Korean singer is set to take over the flame at the Louvre Pyramid around 8:30 p.m. during the event.

  • The French domestic torch relay, originating in Marseille, has been ongoing for over two months.

  • Following its arrival, the torch will traverse various parts of Paris and then return before the opening ceremony on July 26.
Wife of JD Vance, Usha, makes spotlight debut at RNC convention: If you were to build a member of the American elite from scratch, she might look something like ...
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Wife of JD Vance, Usha, makes spotlight debut at RNC convention
Super Junior's Sungmin, actor Kim Sa-eun to welcome baby after 10 years of marriage
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Super Junior's Sungmin, actor Kim Sa-eun to welcome baby after 10 ...
BTS member Jin carries Olympic torch in Paris near Louvre Museum: The 31-year-old K-pop star led the Louvre Museum section of the relay on Sunday (Jul 14). 
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BTS member Jin carries Olympic torch in Paris near Louvre Museum
Quality jobs for retirees crucial as Korea quickly heads toward super-aged society
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Quality jobs for retirees crucial as Korea quickly heads toward super-aged ...
Former CIA official charged with being agent for South Korea: WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former CIA employee and senior official at the National Security Council has ...
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Former CIA official charged with being agent for South Korea
Quick Glance: Former White House Official Indicted for Acting as South Korea Agent
  • Sue Mi Terry, former director at Bower Group Asia, speaks on a panel discussing the crisis on the Korean Peninsula and its implications for the US-Korea alliance.

  • Terry is accused of advocating South Korean government policy positions, sharing nonpublic US government information with South Korean intelligence officers, and facilitating access for South Korean government officials to their US counterparts.

  • In exchange, Terry allegedly received luxury goods and gifts from South Korean intelligence officers, including handbags from Bottega Veneta and Louis Vuitton, a coat from Dolce & Gabbana, meals at Michelin-starred restaurants, and over $37,000 in 'covert' funding for a public program on Korean affairs that she managed.

  • Terry, who is now a Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and an expert on East Asia and the Korean Peninsula, including North Korea, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Her lawyer, Lee Wolosky, called the allegations unfounded and distorted.
This grocery store item is beloved in the US. But it’s banned in South Korea: Trader Joe’s Everything But the Bagel seasoning mix has run afoul of Seoul airport ...
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Quick Glance: Beloved US Product Banned in South Korea
  • Trader Joe's Everything But the Bagel seasoning mix is illegal in South Korea due to poppy seeds.

  • The blend, popular with influencers and in TikTok recipes, has been recently confiscated by customs at Seoul Incheon Airport.

  • Poppy plants are a key source for opium compounds, although the seeds themselves do not contain opioids.

  • South Korea is not the only country with restrictions on poppy seeds, Singapore has similar regulations, and the Pentagon warned about positive drug tests from consuming poppy seeds.
Elon Musk calls Koreans 'smart' for owning Tesla stock as No. 1 pick : Tesla CEO Elon Musk called Koreans “smart,” for investing in stocks of the U.S ...
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Elon Musk calls Koreans 'smart' for owning Tesla stock as No ...
Japan’s top general lauds closer South Korea military ties as mutual concerns grow over China, North Korea
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Japan’s top general lauds closer South Korea military ties as mutual ...
Torrential rain alerts issued across southern regions: Heavy rain alerts were issued across southern regions of Korea, Saturday.
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Torrential rain alerts issued across southern regions
Ukraine risks North and South Korea-like division, says former Singapore diplomat
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Ukraine risks North and South Korea-like division, says former Singapore ...
Trader Joe's ‘Everything But The Bagel’ faces crackdown in South Korean airports: ‘Everything But The Bagel’ seasoning from Trader Joe's has been illegal in ...
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Trader Joe's ‘Everything But The Bagel’ faces crackdown in South Korean ...
K-pop group NewJeans named tourism ambassadors: The nation appointed K-pop girl band NewJeans “honorary ambassadors” as part of a drive to promote tourism ...
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K-pop group NewJeans named tourism ambassadors
Quick Glance: K-pop group NewJeans appointed as honorary tourism ambassadors for South Korea
  • K-pop girl group NewJeans set to be the new face of Korean tourism.

  • Band members appointed as honorary ambassadors for Korean tourism.

  • In videos on the official Korea Tourism Organization YouTube channel, band members share personal recommendations for visitors.

  • Minister hopes NewJeans' ads will inspire young people globally to explore Korean tourism.
Korean Nuclear Stocks Soar on Multibillion Dollar Czech Deal for New Reactors: South Korean nuclear energy stocks surged after Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co ...
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Korean Nuclear Stocks Soar on Multibillion Dollar Czech Deal for New ...
Heavy downpours hit Korea's southwestern areas : Heavy rainfall of up to 103.5 millimeters per hour pounded parts of the South Jeolla Province overnight ...
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Heavy downpours hit Korea's southwestern areas
Supreme Court recognizes rights of same-sex couples : When Kyu-jin became the country’s first openly gay woman to conceive last year, her pregnancy created a ...
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Supreme Court recognizes rights of same-sex couples
Samsung Elec, SK Hynix shares slide, tracking falls in global chip stocks: South Korea's major chipmakers Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix fell 1.9% and 3.9% ...
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Samsung Elec, SK Hynix shares slide, tracking falls in global chip stocks
The shocking story of Hwang Ui-jo – Secret sex video charge, blackmail and a family deception
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The shocking story of Hwang Ui-jo – Secret sex video charge ...
Monterey Park teen missing after taking her bike to visit a relative: Alison Chao, 15, hasn't been heard from since Tuesday, when she left home on her bicycle ...
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Monterey Park teen missing after taking her bike to visit a relative
Quick Glance: Missing teen from Monterey Park after bike trip to relatives
  • Alison Chao, who is 15 years old, has not been in contact since Tuesday, when she left her home on a bicycle to visit a relative in San Gabriel. Authorities are actively searching for any leads.

  • Alison Jillian Chao departed from her home in the 200 block of North Ynez Avenue in Monterey Park around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday to visit a family member in the neighboring city of San Gabriel but unfortunately did not make it to her destination.

  • A search operation was promptly launched by the police. Posters on street lights and utility poles in her vicinity and in nearby Alhambra indicate that Alison was dressed in a blue T-shirt and black shorts, carrying a black backpack, riding a blue mountain bike when she left.

  • Described by law enforcement as an Asian teenager with black hair and brown eyes, she stands at around 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 96 pounds. The most recent verified sighting of Alison was reported on Main Street in Alhambra shortly after she set out from home on Tuesday.
Meghan Markle 'turned and hissed' at a staffer leaving her in 'tears': Meghan Markle was in the early stages of her pregnancy with Prince Archie when she and ...
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Meghan Markle 'turned and hissed' at a staffer leaving her in 'tears'
Quick Glance: Insight into Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Potential Return to the Royal Family
  • An expert suggests that Prince Archie and Princess Lilibet could potentially pave the way for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's return to the royal family.

  • Previous predictions indicated that Meghan and Harry might use this year to reestablish contact with the royals, a notion considered 'more significant' by the Duke.

  • While Prince Harry made two brief visits to the UK this year, Meghan chose to stay in the US with their two children.

  • Unlike his sister, Archie was born in the UK in 2019 and moved to the US when he was under a year old. The family of four currently resides in a £12 million mansion in Montecito, California.
Chaebol families sell over $3.6 bil. worth stocks over 18 months : Chaebol families unloaded over 5 trillion won ($3.62 billion) worth of shares over the last ...
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Chaebol families sell over $3.6 bil. worth stocks over 18 months
South Korea's SK On in talks to supply prismatic EV batteries as it seeks turnaround
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South Korea's SK On in talks to supply prismatic EV batteries as it seeks ...
Quick Glance: SK On in Talks for Prismatic EV Battery Supply Amid Turnaround Efforts
  • South Korean EV battery maker SK On is engaging in discussions with automakers to supply prismatic batteries.

  • The company aims to diversify its product portfolio and has completed the technology for prismatic batteries.

  • SK On does not intend to cut research and development spending and is implementing cost-saving measures to achieve profitability by the end of the year.

  • SK Innovation is considering a merger with the profitable gas affiliate SK E&S to support SK On.
SK approves merger of energy affiliates : SK Group’s energy units, SK Innovation and SK E&S, will merge as early as November to establish an energy titan whos ...
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SK approves merger of energy affiliates
North Korea warns of 'devastating consequences' over leaflets from South: North Korea said on Tuesday that South Korea will face
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North Korea warns of 'devastating consequences' over leaflets from South
Japan, U.S., South Korea must face lingering issues from Camp David: TOKYO -- Nearly one year has passed since the leaders of Japan, the U.S ...
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Japan, U.S., South Korea must face lingering issues from Camp David
The Take: Behind a backlash to feminism in South Korea: South Korea’s fight against rampant sexism and gender-based violence faces a growing backlash to feminism ...
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The Take: Behind a backlash to feminism in South Korea
Jack Black’s Tenacious D bandmate faces backlash over comment about Trump assassination attempt
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Jack Black’s Tenacious D bandmate faces backlash over comment about Trump ...
Raskin and Comer urge Secret Service director appearance in rare joint statement: House Oversight Committee Chair James Comer (R-Ky.) and fanking member Jamie ...
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Raskin and Comer urge Secret Service director appearance in rare joint ...
North Korean official drowned during Moscow visit, say Russian media: A North Korean official visiting Russia whose name matches that of a man cited by the ...
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North Korean official drowned during Moscow visit, say Russian media
South Korea’s Yoon to discuss Pyongyang’s ‘distinct threat’ to Europe at NATO: South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol said he would discuss with NATO leaders the ...
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South Korea’s Yoon to discuss Pyongyang’s ‘distinct threat’ to Europe at ...
Exclusive: South Korea's Yoon to discuss Pyongyang's 'distinct threat' to Europe at NATO
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Exclusive: South Korea's Yoon to discuss Pyongyang's 'distinct threat' to ...
Philippine Jollibee to buy South Korean cafe chain for $238m: MANILA -- Philippine fast food chain Jollibee Foods (JFC) is buying a controlling stake in one of ...
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Philippine Jollibee to buy South Korean cafe chain for $238m
Quick Glance: Philippine Jollibee Acquires South Korean Cafe Chain for $238m
  • Philippine fast food chain Jollibee Foods is purchasing a controlling stake in one of South Korea's largest coffee shop chains, Compose Coffee, to enhance its brand presence across Asia.

  • Jollibee announced the deal in a filing to the Philippine Stock Exchange, stating that the Philippine company will acquire a 70% stake in the brand. The acquisition is valued at $238 million.
Ginseng, 'the great panacea for all ills' : In the early 1900s, Charles M. Root, an aptly named American, wrote, “When China thinks about [Korea] it is ...
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Ginseng, 'the great panacea for all ills'
Judge declines to dismiss charges against George Santos: A federal judge on Friday declined to dismiss several criminal charges against George Santos ...
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Judge declines to dismiss charges against George Santos
Thai woman on trip to Korea saves 5 lives through organ donation : A 35-year-old Thai beautician who traveled to Korea fell into a coma and suffered brain death ...
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Thai woman on trip to Korea saves 5 lives through organ donation
Boxwell Reservation jet ski crash kills 10-year-old camper, injures staff member: A Boxwell Camp staff member was severely injured and a child attending the camp ...
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Boxwell Reservation jet ski crash kills 10-year-old camper ...
Red Velvet's Seulgi apologizes for shoe swap incident at airport : Seulgi, a member of the K-pop girl group Red Velvet, issued an apology after online posts ...
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Red Velvet's Seulgi apologizes for shoe swap incident at airport
North Korea: Kim Jong Un's sister condemns South's drills: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister has called South Korea's resumption of live-fire ...
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North Korea: Kim Jong Un's sister condemns South's drills
Far-Right Extremists Call for Violence and War After Trump Shooting: "They should all be hung in the streets," one person wrote of Democrats, the media ...
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Far-Right Extremists Call for Violence and War After Trump Shooting
Bucheon film festival contemplates a future with AI: Dark comedy and surreal fantasy stood out at the genre film event that focused on the advent of generative ...
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Bucheon film festival contemplates a future with AI
BLACKPINK's Jennie embroiled in allegations of smoking indoors : BLACKPINK member Jennie is embroiled in controversy after being spotted allegedly smoking ...
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BLACKPINK's Jennie embroiled in allegations of smoking indoors
Quick Glance: Controversy Surrounding Blackpink's Jennie for 'Indoor Vaping'; Call for Investigation
  • A video depicting K-pop megastar Jennie from Blackpink apparently smoking a vape indoors has stirred up online outrage. Seoul's foreign ministry received a formal complaint regarding the matter on Tuesday.

  • Smoking cigarettes or vapes indoors is against the law in South Korea, leading to headlines and online uproar. 'Indoor smoking' and 'BLACKPINK Jennie' quickly became trending topics in the region.

  • Speculations arose suggesting that the incident took place in Italy's Capri, where Jennie was filming, prompting a request for investigation by the South Korean Embassy in Italy and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as reported by the Korea Times.

  • Blackpink, one of South Korea's most successful K-pop girl groups, has achieved chart-topping success both locally and internationally. Their accolades include being the first K-pop girl group to reach the summit of the US Billboard 200 chart and the pioneering Asian artists to headline renowned music events like the Coachella festival.
Strictly Come Dancing: BBC to introduce chaperones in rehearsal rooms: The BBC is to put a member of the Strictly Come Dancing staff in all rehearsals following ...
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Strictly Come Dancing: BBC to introduce chaperones in rehearsal rooms
Serious accident in South Korea - Car crashes in Seoul, killing nine people: A driver drives into a crowd of people in Seoul. There are several fatalities.
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Serious accident in South Korea - Car crashes in Seoul, killing nine ...
Quick Glance: Tragic Incident in Seoul: Car Collides with Crowd
  • A tragic incident near Seoul city hall resulted in the death of nine individuals and left at least four injured. South Korean media reports relay information from police and fire officials regarding the heartbreaking event.

  • According to YTN TV, the vehicle collided with a group of pedestrians on the crosswalk after having previously grazed two other cars.

  • A video provided by a witness captured a police officer at the scene attempting to revive a person lying on the ground.

  • Authorities are currently conducting investigations at the accident site, with no additional details disclosed at this time.