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News of South Korea:
16 killed, 38 wounded by blast in southern Afghan city
Tue, 22 May 2018 14:12:14 +0200
At least 16 people were  killed and 38 wounded Tuesday when a minivan packed with explosives detonated  as security forc
© The Korea Herald
Finance minister says Africa can greatly benefit from 4th industrial revolution
Tue, 22 May 2018 13:48:45 +0200
South Korea's top economic policymaker said Tuesday that Africa can greatly benefit from changes being brought on by the
© The Korea Herald
Blood poisoning in Gangnam dermatologist clinic triggered by ‘contaminated propofol’
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:22:36 +0200
The multiple sepsis cases at a dermatologist clinic in southern Seoul were caused by contaminated propofol, which the cl
© The Korea Herald
Money, patriarchal culture stand in the way of Korean men taking child care leave: study
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:07:11 +0200
Kim Dae-seon has been on his second paternity leave since October last year. The civil servant has two children, aged 7
© The Korea Herald
[Graphic News] Air pollution kills over 480,000 Europeans a year: report
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:39:01 +0200
 Air pollution causes more than 480,000 premature deaths across Europe each year despite “slowly” improving air quality
© The Korea Herald
[Michael Pettis] Even $200 billion isn’t enough
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:33:36 +0200
Questions remain about just how many more US exports China’s promised to buy to avert a trade war: US officials have flo
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[Kim Seong-kon] Advice for young Koreans from Admiral Yi
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:31:20 +0200
Recently, someone sent me a list of “Admiral Yi Sun-sin’s advice.” Admiral Yi was a celebrated Korean Navy general who s
© The Korea Herald
[Julian Lee] Russia flexes its soft power muscles
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:52 +0200
Oil has touched a level above $80 a barrel for the first time since November 2014. OPEC’s inventory target for output cu
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[John R. Eperjesi] The mephitic breath of global warming: PM2.5 as hyperobject
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:42 +0200
In Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World, Timothy Morton observes that, “You can no longer hav
© The Korea Herald
[Amy Nathan] You’re never too old, busy or rusty to make music
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:38 +0200
Eighty-five percent of adults in the US who do not play a musical instrument wish they had learned to play one, accordin
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[Editorial] Koo’s legacy
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:29 +0200
Deviation and unlawfulness are the norm with many leaders of the chaebol, the family-controlled conglomerates. They are
© The Korea Herald
Man arrested for killing neighbor for ‘being too loud’
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:21:12 +0200
A man surnamed Lee in his 40s has been arrested by police for allegedly killing his neighbor who “made too much noise” a
© The Korea Herald
Court recognizes 65 as retirement age for physical workers
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:19:19 +0200
With longer average life expectancy, courts are increasingly recognizing 65, instead of 60, as the retirement age for ph
© The Korea Herald
Top diplomats of China, Japan to visit Washington
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:12:57 +0200
Top diplomats of China and Japan will visit Washington on Wednesday, media outlets reported Tuesday, ahead of a US-North
© The Korea Herald
[Newsmaker] Under pressure, Hyundai Motor heir pulls the plug, pursues plan B
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:07:05 +0200
Two months after proposing a grand reform plan on its corporate governance, Hyundai Motor Group, the nation’s second-lar
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[KH Explains] Still confused about AI TVs? Look how machine learning improves picture quality
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:37:30 +0200
It’s been five months since artificial intelligence has officially expanded its territory to TVs. But, few recognize the
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S. Korea pays 73 percent for defense cost-sharing: civic group
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:21:28 +0200
South Korea shoulders over 70 percent of the cost of stationing US troops here, a progressive civic group claimed Tuesda
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South Korean reporters excluded from Punggye-ri’s dismantling
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:18:14 +0200
South Korean journalists on Tuesday were excluded from the flight to North Korea as the regime took some 20 journalists
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[Contribution] Korea sees the forests and the trees
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:14:45 +0200
The phrase “he can’t see the forest for the trees” refers to a person who is so bogged down in the minutiae of a problem
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Man caught drunk driving after threatening to ‘blow up’ presidential office
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:07:31 +0200
A man has been caught driving under the influence near Cheong Wa Dae on Tuesday morning, after reportedly threatening to
© The Korea Herald
Ahn Eun-me creates anew traditional dance from North Korea
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:03:43 +0200
Korean contemporary dancer and choreographer Ahn Eun-me will premiere her interpretation of North Korean dance in Seoul
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New form of scarlet letter in Korean entertainment scene
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:00:43 +0200
Actor Yoo Ah-in cautions against ‘men vs. women’ debate on feminismA star of critically-acclaimed film “Burning,” Yoo Ah
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Twice marks a hit in Japan for 3rd straight time
Tue, 22 May 2018 08:58:25 +0200
Twice’s new single “Wake Me Up” sold over 200,000 copies within the first week of its release in Japan, marking the thir
© The Korea Herald
Moon, Trump to discuss NK in summit
Tue, 22 May 2018 08:53:03 +0200
President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump are set to meet for the fifth time on Wednesday, discussing North Ko
© The Korea Herald
[Video] Koreans flock to temples to celebrate Buddha’s Birthday
Tue, 22 May 2018 08:40:13 +0200
Brightly colored lanterns hang in the air at Jogyesa Temple in central Seoul. Seoul citizens flocked to the chief temple
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Most important news of South Korea:
16 killed, 38 wounded by blast in southern Afghan city
Tue, 22 May 2018 14:12:14 +0200
At least 16 people were  killed and 38 wounded Tuesday when a minivan packed with explosives detonated  as security forc
© The Korea Herald
Finance minister says Africa can greatly benefit from 4th industrial revolution
Tue, 22 May 2018 13:48:45 +0200
South Korea's top economic policymaker said Tuesday that Africa can greatly benefit from changes being brought on by the
© The Korea Herald
Blood poisoning in Gangnam dermatologist clinic triggered by ‘contaminated propofol’
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:22:36 +0200
The multiple sepsis cases at a dermatologist clinic in southern Seoul were caused by contaminated propofol, which the cl
© The Korea Herald
Money, patriarchal culture stand in the way of Korean men taking child care leave: study
Tue, 22 May 2018 11:07:11 +0200
Kim Dae-seon has been on his second paternity leave since October last year. The civil servant has two children, aged 7
© The Korea Herald
[Graphic News] Air pollution kills over 480,000 Europeans a year: report
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:39:01 +0200
 Air pollution causes more than 480,000 premature deaths across Europe each year despite “slowly” improving air quality
© The Korea Herald
[Michael Pettis] Even $200 billion isn’t enough
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:33:36 +0200
Questions remain about just how many more US exports China’s promised to buy to avert a trade war: US officials have flo
© The Korea Herald
[Kim Seong-kon] Advice for young Koreans from Admiral Yi
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:31:20 +0200
Recently, someone sent me a list of “Admiral Yi Sun-sin’s advice.” Admiral Yi was a celebrated Korean Navy general who s
© The Korea Herald
[Julian Lee] Russia flexes its soft power muscles
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:52 +0200
Oil has touched a level above $80 a barrel for the first time since November 2014. OPEC’s inventory target for output cu
© The Korea Herald
[John R. Eperjesi] The mephitic breath of global warming: PM2.5 as hyperobject
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:42 +0200
In Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World, Timothy Morton observes that, “You can no longer hav
© The Korea Herald
[Amy Nathan] You’re never too old, busy or rusty to make music
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:38 +0200
Eighty-five percent of adults in the US who do not play a musical instrument wish they had learned to play one, accordin
© The Korea Herald
[Editorial] Koo’s legacy
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:30:29 +0200
Deviation and unlawfulness are the norm with many leaders of the chaebol, the family-controlled conglomerates. They are
© The Korea Herald
Man arrested for killing neighbor for ‘being too loud’
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:21:12 +0200
A man surnamed Lee in his 40s has been arrested by police for allegedly killing his neighbor who “made too much noise” a
© The Korea Herald
Court recognizes 65 as retirement age for physical workers
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:19:19 +0200
With longer average life expectancy, courts are increasingly recognizing 65, instead of 60, as the retirement age for ph
© The Korea Herald
Top diplomats of China, Japan to visit Washington
Tue, 22 May 2018 10:12:57 +0200
Top diplomats of China and Japan will visit Washington on Wednesday, media outlets reported Tuesday, ahead of a US-North
© The Korea Herald
S. Korea pays 73 percent for defense cost-sharing: civic group
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:21:28 +0200
South Korea shoulders over 70 percent of the cost of stationing US troops here, a progressive civic group claimed Tuesda
© The Korea Herald
South Korean reporters excluded from Punggye-ri’s dismantling
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:18:14 +0200
South Korean journalists on Tuesday were excluded from the flight to North Korea as the regime took some 20 journalists
© The Korea Herald
[Contribution] Korea sees the forests and the trees
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:14:45 +0200
The phrase “he can’t see the forest for the trees” refers to a person who is so bogged down in the minutiae of a problem
© The Korea Herald
Man caught drunk driving after threatening to ‘blow up’ presidential office
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:07:31 +0200
A man has been caught driving under the influence near Cheong Wa Dae on Tuesday morning, after reportedly threatening to
© The Korea Herald
Ahn Eun-me creates anew traditional dance from North Korea
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:03:43 +0200
Korean contemporary dancer and choreographer Ahn Eun-me will premiere her interpretation of North Korean dance in Seoul
© The Korea Herald
New form of scarlet letter in Korean entertainment scene
Tue, 22 May 2018 09:00:43 +0200
Actor Yoo Ah-in cautions against ‘men vs. women’ debate on feminismA star of critically-acclaimed film “Burning,” Yoo Ah
© The Korea Herald
Twice marks a hit in Japan for 3rd straight time
Tue, 22 May 2018 08:58:25 +0200
Twice’s new single “Wake Me Up” sold over 200,000 copies within the first week of its release in Japan, marking the thir
© The Korea Herald
Moon, Trump to discuss NK in summit
Tue, 22 May 2018 08:53:03 +0200
President Moon Jae-in and US President Donald Trump are set to meet for the fifth time on Wednesday, discussing North Ko
© The Korea Herald
Sales of jelly candies soar upon rising popularity among adults
Tue, 22 May 2018 07:56:47 +0200
Jelly candies are seeing increasing popularity among South Koreans, rising as an alternative for traditionally preferred
© The Korea Herald
YouTube becomes Korea’s top-used app for music as well
Tue, 22 May 2018 07:30:54 +0200
YouTube is South Korea’s top-used mobile app for not only streaming online videos, but also listening to music, accordin
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S. Korea expresses regret over NK not allowing its journalists
Tue, 22 May 2018 06:32:02 +0200
South Korea on Tuesday expressed regret over North Korea not allowing its journalists to visit the country and witness t
© The Korea Herald
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