Monday, January 2, 2017

Korea Headline News January 2 2017

Korea Headline News January 2 2017

News from North and South Korea.

Daughter of Choi Soon-sil arrested

BBC

Kim Jong-un Says North Korea Will Test a Long-Range Missile

New York Times

Chung Yoo-ra arrested in Denmark

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

Park to Fight Impeachment Until the Bitter End

Chosun Ilbo

Former culture minister grilled over blacklist

Korea Times

Qualcomm is fined $865 million by South Korean antitrust regulator

Los Angeles Times

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Saturday, January 30, 2016

Korea Headline News January 30 2016

Korea Headline News January 30, 2016

News from North and South Korea.

Singapore firm fined over North Korea arms shipment

BBC

S. Korea, Japan, China Education Ministers Meet for 1st Time

New York Times

Police: Butane canisters found in Incheon Airport

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

More Teenagers Involved in Cyber Bullying

Chosun Ilbo

'Many NK women commit adultery for livelihood'

Korea Times

North Korea says it is holding U.S. university student for 'hostile act'

Los Angeles Times

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A Geek in Korea: Discovering Asian's New Kingdom of Cool

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Sunday, July 26, 2015

Korea Headline News July 26 2015

Korea Headline News July 26 2015

News from North and South Korea.

South Korea arrests man over threat to kill US envoy

BBC

A hundred cities within Seoul

New York Times

Ruling party head leaves for U.S. to discuss N. Korea

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

Lonely Teens Embrace Imaginary-Friend App

Chosun Ilbo

Only 3 in 10 college graduates able to pay back student loans

Korea Times

South Koreans wary of MERS virus snap up face masks

Los Angeles Times

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Monday, May 25, 2015

Korea Headline News May 24 2015

Korea Headline News May 24 2015

News from North and South Korea.

Female activists cross demilitarized zone on Koreas' border

BBC

Ex-PM expresses regret over his indictment

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

Korean Air Heiress Sprung from Jail

Chosun Ilbo

20,000 children reported missing every year

Korea Times

Some South Koreans say 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' shows Seoul's ugly side

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, May 17, 2015

Korea Headline News May 17 2015

Korea Headline News May 17 2015

News from North and South Korea.

North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'

BBC

NPAD to launch party reform panel

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

How Much Alcohol Is Safe for Koreans?

Chosun Ilbo

Kim Jong-un visits fish farm without defense chief

Korea Times

Allegations of S. Korean atrocities arising 40 years after Vietnam War

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, February 15, 2015

Korea Headline News 15 February 2015

Korea Headline News 15 February 2015

News from North and South Korea.

Korean Air executive jailed in 'nut rage' case

BBC

Lessons from 'nut rage'

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

More Children of Divorced Parents Opt to Live with Dads

Chosun Ilbo

Korean clubs' campaign for continental championship starts

Korea Times

South Korea's 'Hidden Treasures' shows another side of North Korea art

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, November 30, 2014

Korea Headline News November 30 2014

Korea Headline News November 30 2014

Korea

North Korea: Kim Jong-un's sister holds senior title

BBC

Parties clash over Park's former aide

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News Stielike, Seoul, Struggles

Soccerphile

More Working Moms, Divorces Create Problems for Kids

Chosun Ilbo

Park conducts diplomatic reshuffle

Korea Times

Freed by North Korea, Americans Bae and Miller return to U.S.

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, October 5, 2014

Korea Headline News October 5 2014

Korea Headline News October 5 2014

News from North and South Korea.

North and South Korea 'agree to talks'

BBC

Visit by North Korean officials hogs limelight

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News Stielike, Seoul, Struggles

Soccerphile

More South Koreans Than Ever Support Renunification

Chosun Ilbo

Female soldiers shine in military

Korea Times

Leaders from North, South Korea hold highest-level talks since 2009

Los Angeles Times

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Korea Headline News September 8 2014

Korea Headline News September 8 2014

News from North and South Korea.

Ladies' Code singer Rise dies after crash

BBC

North Korean fishing boat found drifting in South Korean waters

Korea Herald

K-League Soccer News

Soccerphile

Modern Lifestyles Erode Chuseok Traditions

Chosun Ilbo

1 in 3 smokers to quit smoking over cigarette price hike

Korea Times

The ultimate Korean shaved ice at Okrumong

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, August 3, 2014

Korea Headline News August 3 2014

Korea Headline News August 3 2014

News from North and South Korea.

Two Americans held in North Korea plead for help from US

BBC

Heavy rain from Typhoon Nakri soaks southern S. Korea

Korea Herald

South Korean World Cup Squad

Soccerphile

How Popular Are Korean Stars in China Really?

Chosun Ilbo

Indonesian sailors seek $14 mil. in unpaid wages

Korea Times

Asian Games talks between North, South Korea break down

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, July 6, 2014

Korea Headline News July 6 2014

Korea Headline News July 6 2014

Korea

UK sent BBC's Sherlock to North Korea

BBC

Ferry owner barred from holding French exhibit

Korea Herald

South Korean World Cup Squad

Soccerphile

Busan, Incheon to Get Their Own Tourist Police

Chosun Ilbo

Restaurant migration: top regional eateries heading to the capital

Korea Times

China's Xi to visit South Korea, suggesting impatience with North

Los Angeles Times

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Monday, June 2, 2014

Korea Headline News June 2 2014

Korea Headline News June 2 2014

News from North and South Korea.

North Korea sentences S Korea missionary to life of hard labour

BBC

Lawmakers to launch probe into ferry disaster

Korea Herald

South Korean World Cup Squad

Soccerphile

Korean Budget Carriers Eye Long-Haul Flights

Chosun Ilbo

50,000 police officers mobilized to search for Yoo

Korea Times

Kyung-sook Shin's 'I'll Be Right There' finds artful solace

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, May 4, 2014

Korea Headline News 4 May 2014

Korea Headline News 4 May 2014

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South Korea ferry toll reaches 244 as Park meets relatives

BBC

President Park Geun-hye visits Sewol victims' families

Korea Herald

Korean Soccer

Soccerphile

Subway Collision Injures 200 Passengers in Seoul

Chosun Ilbo

Hong to reveal Brazil roster on Thursday

Korea Times

Japan-South Korea tension a hurdle for Obama's Asia strategy

Los Angeles Times

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Friday, April 18, 2014

Korea Headline News April 18 2014

Korea Headline News April 18 2014

News from Korea

South Korea ferry: Third officer 'had the helm'

BBC

Video footage shows the sinking process of Korean ferry

Korea Herald

Pohang Steel Korea Title

Soccerphile

Park Visits Scene of Ferry Disaster

Chosun Ilbo

Heartbreaking messages sent to parents from sinking ferry

Korea Times

South Korea's response to ferry sinking assailed; captain apologizes

Los Angeles Times

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Korea Headline News March 9 2014

Korea Headline News March 9 2014

Korea

North Koreans vote in rubber-stamp elections

BBC

Health insurance vulnerable to cheating

Korea Herald

Pohang Steel Korea Title

Soccerphile

More Married Women Have 1 Child or None

Chosun Ilbo

Park's aide offers to quit over election intervention

Korea Times

South Korean lawmaker convicted of treason, supporting North Korea

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, February 23, 2014

Korea Headline News 23 February 2014

Korea Headline News 23 February 2014

Korea Headline News

South Korea to develop Stuxnet-like cyberweapons

BBC

Public sentiment hamstrings diplomacy in Seoul-Tokyo ties

Korea Herald

Pohang Steel Korea Title

Soccerphile

Young Koreans More Xenophobic

Chosun Ilbo

South & North Korean Families to reunite in 2nd round

Korea Times

U.N. panel accuses North Korea of crimes against humanity

Los Angeles Times

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Sunday, February 2, 2014

Korea Headline News February 2 2014

Korea Headline News February 2 2014

Korea

What a picture says about power in North Korea

BBC

Work and life balance tall order for Korean working moms

Korea Herald

K-League Classic news

Soccerphile

Climate of Fear Sparks Strange Behavior in Pyongyang

Chosun Ilbo

French cartoon festival highlights sex slavery victims

Korea Times

North Korea to South: Stop slander and war games or face 'holocaust'

Los Angeles Times

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Friday, January 17, 2014

Seoul City Hall

Seoul City Hall

Seoul City Hall, in the Taepyeongno area of Seoul, is housed in a modern building behind the old Seoul City Hall, which is now Seoul Metropolitan Library.

In front of Seoul City Hall is the open space of Seoul Plaza, which is an open-air ice rink in winter.

The old Seoul City Hall was built in 1926 during the Japanese invasion and housed the administration of the Japanese Governor-General.

Seoul City Hall, South Korea
Seoul City Hall

The new Seoul City Hall opened in 2012 and was designed by local architects iArc.

Seoul City Hall
37, Seosomun-dong
Jung-gu
Seoul, South Korea

Seoul City Hall can be reached from City Hall Station (Seoul) on Seoul Subway Line 1 and Line 2.

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Saturday, January 4, 2014

Korea Headline News January 4 2014

Korea Headline News January 4 2014

Korea Headline News

Did Kim Jong Un feed his uncle to dogs?

BBC

Riding into the new year

Korea Herald

K-League Classic news

Soccerphile

Visa-Free Travel Starts Between Korea and Russia

Chosun Ilbo

North Korean leader broke down for days after executing uncle

Korea Times

North Korea leader's purge looks like China's Cultural Revolution


Los Angeles Times

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Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Korea Headline News December 17 2013

Korea Headline News December 17 2013

Korea

North Korea marks Kim Jong-il death amid purge tensions

BBC

Nephew of N.K. leader sighted despite rumors of going into hiding

Korea Herald

Ulsan close in on K-League Classic title

Soccerphile

Over 40 Million Koreans Use Internet

Chosun Ilbo

Executed Jang's wife suffers from Alzheimer's since August

Korea Times

After uncle's execution, North Korea's Kim Jong Un reappears in public


Los Angeles Times

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