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South Korean ex-Olympic swimming champ receives 18-month ban after failed drugs test Mar 24, 11:03 am
London, Mar 24 (ANI): Former Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan has been slammed with an 18-month ban after a failed drugs test.
China, Japan hold 'first high-level security talks' in 4 yrs Mar 20, 2:25 pm
London, March 20 (ANI): China and Japan have held their first high-level security talks in four years following thaw in relations over territorial and historical issues.
LG to launch G Flex in India this month Mar 19, 1:58 pm
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): South Korean conglomerate LG will launch the curvy G Flex 2 priced at Rs 55,000 in India, and it will be available to customers later this month.
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Seoul police has reportedly charged 30 people linked to Uber's operation in South Korea, including its CEO Travis Kalanick, on suspicion of operating illegal taxi services in the country.
South Korean Ambassador visits 'Queen Ho' memorial in Ayodhya Mar 19, 9:50 am
Ayodhya, Mar. 19 (ANI): South Korean Ambassador to India, Joon-gyu Lee, visited the 'Queen Ho' memorial on the banks of river Saryu in Ayodhya.
South Korea says North Korea fired 2 short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan Mar 2, 4:40 pm
Washington, March 02 (ANI): North Korea has reportedly fired two short-range ballistic missiles from its north coast into the Sea of Japan, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.
Wellington, Mar 02 (ANI): 'Go Ko' was the slogan to be seen and heard everywhere as teenaged South Korea-born New Zealand golf prodigy Lydia Ko beat Australian amateur Hannah Green by four shots to reclaim her New Zealand Open title at a packed Christchurch's Clearwater golf club on Sunday.
South Korea's apex court revokes law criminalising adultery Feb 27, 11:53 am
London, Feb 27 (ANI): South Korea's top court has reportedly decriminalized adultery after revoking a 1953 law under which cheating spouses could be sentenced to two years in prison.
Wellington, Feb 24 (ANI): Teenaged South Korea-born New Zealand golf prodigy Lydia Ko's life has changed a lot in the past year, as she has won four LPGA Tour titles and risen from number four to number one in the world rankings, and she has got her wrist inked in celebration of the same.
Wellington, Feb 23 (ANI): Teenaged South Korea-born New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko has been hailed as 'Pre-Ko-cious' after she won the Australian Open on Sunday and now eyes the New Zealand Open title.
London, Feb 13 (ANI): The daughter of a South Korean national airline's boss has been imprisoned for a period of one year for hampering aviation safety as she forced a plane to return to the New York gate and offload a steward last December because she did not like the way she had been served nuts.
17-year-old World No. 1 Lydia Ko feels 'very proud' to be an 'idol' for kids, juniors Feb 12, 2:09 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 12 (ANI): South Korea born New Zealand teen golfer Lydia Ko has claimed that she feels very proud to be a an idol for kids or juniors, after becoming golf's youngest ever world number one.
Kim Jong-un executes army general over difference of opinion Feb 7, 12:49 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 07 (ANI): North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has reportedly executed an army general for disagreeing with him.
Washington, Feb 06 (ANI): South Korea has rejected Uber's proposal for a new driver registration system claiming that the proposal is in conflict with government policy.
Wellington, Feb 05 (ANI): South Korea born New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko claims that she was star struck when her fellow New Zealand teen singing superstar Lorde's tweet for her, after she was ranked women's golf world number one.
New book reveals how Kim Jong II abducted South Korean film-star couple to make North Korean films Feb 2, 12:18 pm
New York, Jan 02 (ANI): Former North Korean dictator Kim Jong II reportedly abducted a famous South Korean movie-star couple and forced them to make movies for North Korea.
Lydia Ko becomes youngest ever world number one golfer but fails to win Coates Golf Championship Feb 1, 4:44 pm
Wellington, Feb 01 (ANI): South Korea born New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko has become the youngest ever golf world number one, but her coach has claimed that she was miffed that she did not win the LPGA Tour's season-opening event.
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): A China based South Korean restaurant has offered free meals to its 50 first customers, but only if they are most beautiful.
Margaret Cho slams 'haters' criticism' over Golden Globe jokes Jan 13, 2:48 pm
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Margaret Cho has responded to all the criticism she received for her jokes in the 2015 Golden Globes Award by saying that she is of mixed North/South Korean descent and if some imprisons, starves and brainwashes her people, they would get made fun of by her.
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Signaling her intention to end the stand-off between North and South Korea, South Korean President Park Geun-hye has expressed her willingness to hold talks with North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un without setting pre-conditions but added that the nation should take "sincere" steps towards "denuclearisation."
South Korean monks congregate to pray for world peace Jan 12, 4:43 pm
Bodhgaya (Bihar), Jan. 12 (ANI): Around 500 South Korean Buddhist monks congregated in Bihar's Bodh Gaya state to pray for world peace and tranquility on Monday.
North Korea to halt nuclear testing only if U.S. scraps military drills planned with South Korea Jan 12, 9:53 am
London, Jan 12 (ANI): North Korea has said to the United States that it would halt nuclear testing if Washington cancels its military drill plans with South Korea in 2015.
London, Jan -7 (ANI): South Korea's defence ministry has claimed that North Korea has finished "miniaturizing" nuclear devices that would allow them to be fitted on the tip of a long-range missile which could then be launched to reach South Korea or even the United States.
Washington, Jan 02 (ANI): A South Korean activist is planning to balloon drop DVD's of Sony's "The Interview" movie in North Korea.
Washington, Jan 01 (ANI): South Korean tech titan Samsung has edged past arch rival Apple in the American Customer Satisfaction Index despite receiving a lukewarm response to its flagship Galaxy S5 handset.
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