• Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:55
    S. Korea ex-PM and spy agency founder dies at 92
    Kim Jong-pil, founder of South Korea's once-infamous spy agency and former prime minister, died Saturday in Seoul, his aide said. He was 92 years old, and is believed to have died of natural causes.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    This is not what Nelson Mandela envisioned
    South Africa is the only country in the world where the policy of affirmative action favours the majority who have complete political control.
    your say
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:10
    Tech experts gather for convention
    Techsauce’s Global Summit, southeast Asia’s largest gathering of technology specialists, startups, dreamers and investors, got underway in Bangkok today as a two-day summit where ideas and breakthroughs are being discussed.
    Tech
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:08
    Activists rethinking tactics to counter China’s annual dog meat festival
    As South Korea moves closer to banning dog meat, diners tuck into bowls of stewed canine in southern China, where activists are rethinking their tactics to counter a notorious festival that butchers thousands of dogs.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:35
    China dog meat fest opens as S. Korea goes the other way
    As South Korea moves closer to banning dog meat, diners tuck into bowls of stewed canine in southern China, where activists are rethinking their tactics to counter a notorious festival that butchers thousands of dogs.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:49
    Mbappe makes history as France battle into World Cup last 16
    Yekaterinburg - Teenager Kylian Mbappe became France's youngest World Cup goalscorer as they beat Peru 1-0 on Thursday to reach the last 16 and condemn the South Americans to an early exit.
    sports
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 01:00
    Riding the Korean Wave
    South Korea’s MICE industry adds a touch of “hallyu” to attract business visitors
    lifestyle
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:20
    'Drum tower' collapses at Japan's quake-hit Kumamoto Castle
    A tower at the historic, quake-damaged Kumamoto Castle in southern Japan -- one of the country's three premier castles and once a major tourist attraction -- has collapsed, an official said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 01:00
    China, Asean usher in new era of cooperation 15 years on
    AS CHINA and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) celebrate the 15th anniversary of strategic partnership this year, a new era of cooperation has begun to enhance connectivity in various areas, says a China Daily report.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:36
    Japan halts missile drills after Trump-Kim summit: reports
    Japan has halted evacuation drills simulating a North Korean missile attack in the wake of historic talks between Washington and Pyongyang, local media reported Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:35
    Killing dogs for meat illegal, rules S. Korean court
    A South Korean court has ruled the killing of dogs for meat is illegal, in a landmark decision that animal rights activists said Thursday could pave the way to outlawing eating canines.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:00
    Myanmar urged to do more to attract Korean investment
    MYANMAR needs to pick up the pace of economic reforms in order to attract more investment from South Korea, said a senior trade official who led a market research mission to Myanmar.
    Economy
  • Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:22
    iflix,Coconuts media launch Coconuts TV on iflix
    iflix Wednesday announced the launch of Coconuts TV on iflix, a bold and edgy documentary series that spotlights Southeast Asia's most weird and wondrous stories.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:27
    Japan make history with World Cup win against 10-man Colombia
     Saransk, Russia - Yuya Osako exacted sweet revenge for Japan on Tuesday as the Blue Samurai beat Colombia 2-1, becoming the first Asian side ever to beat a South American team at the World Cup.
    sports
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:03
    US, S. Korea confirm suspending military drills
    The US and South Korean militaries confirmed Tuesday they have called off upcoming joint exercises, after President Donald pledged to halt the drills in the wake of his summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un.
    Breaking News
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