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North Korea videos imagine destruction of Seoul and Washington

The North Korean propaganda machine is at it again. And the least that can be said is that Steven Spielberg has nothing to worry about. Pyongyang’s

The North Korean propaganda machine is at it again. And the least that can be said is that Steven Spielberg has nothing to worry about. Pyongyang’s

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North Korea: Kim Jong Un warns Seoul in New Year message

North Korean leader delivers New Year message Talks of “ruthless holy war” No mention of nuclear arms or programme The leader of North Korea has

North Korean leader delivers New Year message Talks of “ruthless holy war” No mention of nuclear arms or programme The leader of North Korea has

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North Korea protesters beat effigy of Kim Yong-un

Conservative protesters in South Korea held an anti-North Korea rally, including beating an effigy of Kim Yong-un. It was held in Seoul to mark the

Conservative protesters in South Korea held an anti-North Korea rally, including beating an effigy of Kim Yong-un. It was held in Seoul to mark the

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South Korean acts to smoke out MERS

South Korean authorities fumigate hundreds of school classrooms and transport venues in Seoul, as new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

South Korean authorities fumigate hundreds of school classrooms and transport venues in Seoul, as new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome

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Ex-Korean Air executive Heather Cho freed in 'nut rage' case

The woman at the centre of the so-called “nut rage” case in South Korea has been freed after nearly five months in jail. Heather Cho, a former Korean

The woman at the centre of the so-called “nut rage” case in South Korea has been freed after nearly five months in jail. Heather Cho, a former Korean

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{Watch} Attempt at world's largest candlelit vigil in S Korea

As part of commemorations for the victims of South Korea’s sunken ferry Sewol, an attempt has been made to create a new world record for a candlelit

As part of commemorations for the victims of South Korea’s sunken ferry Sewol, an attempt has been made to create a new world record for a candlelit

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South Korea: Hanji Lantern Festival

The Hanji Lantern Festival lights up the South Korean capital, Seoul. It is organised to promote the excellent qualities of Korea’s traditional

The Hanji Lantern Festival lights up the South Korean capital, Seoul. It is organised to promote the excellent qualities of Korea’s traditional

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Pope arrives in Seoul for Asian Youth Day Catholic festival

Pope Francis sent a radio message of goodwill to China as his plane flew over the country’s airspace en route to South Korea. He’s the first pope

Pope Francis sent a radio message of goodwill to China as his plane flew over the country’s airspace en route to South Korea. He’s the first pope

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Asia visit crucial for Catholic church and Francis

Pope Francis has flown to South Korea to begin a five-day Asian tour, his first to the region. It is the first papal visit to the region, the last

Pope Francis has flown to South Korea to begin a five-day Asian tour, his first to the region. It is the first papal visit to the region, the last

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South Korea: relatives of ferry disaster victims stage sit-in

Relatives of victims of the sunken South Korean ferry ‘Sewol’ staged a sit-in on Friday to push for a direct meeting with President Park

Relatives of victims of the sunken South Korean ferry ‘Sewol’ staged a sit-in on Friday to push for a direct meeting with President Park

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South Korea: faulty signals blamed for Seoul metro crash

The second serious transport accident in South Korea in just over a fortnight has left dozens of people injured – none seriously. An underground

The second serious transport accident in South Korea in just over a fortnight has left dozens of people injured – none seriously. An underground

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Dozens injured in subway crash in South Korean capital Seoul

Emergency services in the South Korean capital Seoul have mounted a rescue operation after two subway trains collided. It’s understood dozens of

Emergency services in the South Korean capital Seoul have mounted a rescue operation after two subway trains collided. It’s understood dozens of

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North Korea marks anniversary of former leader's death

North Korea has marked the second anniversary of the death of its former leader Kim Jong Il. Kim Jong Un took over when his father died suddenly

North Korea has marked the second anniversary of the death of its former leader Kim Jong Il. Kim Jong Un took over when his father died suddenly

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Anti-North Korea protest in Seoul

About 100 activists gathered in Seoul on Wednesday to express their outrage at North Korea for cancelling the first high-level talks in two years

About 100 activists gathered in Seoul on Wednesday to express their outrage at North Korea for cancelling the first high-level talks in two years

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Parade of fish in Christmas performance

A South Korean aquarium creates a performance featuring a school of sardines dancing along with a Santa diver and displays a tank of electric eels

A South Korean aquarium creates a performance featuring a school of sardines dancing along with a Santa diver and displays a tank of electric eels

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Expo 2012 aims to boost tourism in Yeosu

The Vox Maris is the loudest pipe organ as certified by the Guinness of World Records and it was heard across Yeosu in South Korea as it prepared to

The Vox Maris is the loudest pipe organ as certified by the Guinness of World Records and it was heard across Yeosu in South Korea as it prepared to

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Obama calls for unity to tackle nuclear terrorism

A 53 nation nuclear security summit wrapped up in South Korea on Tuesday with a warning by US President Barack Obama that the threat of nuclear

A 53 nation nuclear security summit wrapped up in South Korea on Tuesday with a warning by US President Barack Obama that the threat of nuclear

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Obama seeks further nuclear cuts with Russia

Representatives of around 50 countries have arrived in South Korea’s capital Seoul for a summit aimed at reducing the risk of nuclear

Representatives of around 50 countries have arrived in South Korea’s capital Seoul for a summit aimed at reducing the risk of nuclear

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Mass wedding in Seoul

The Unification Church held a mass wedding and holy blessing in South Korea on March 24, with 2,000 couples from 54 countries participating.

The Unification Church held a mass wedding and holy blessing in South Korea on March 24, with 2,000 couples from 54 countries participating.

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South Korean security drills ahead of nuclear summit

South Korea conducts a security drill simulating a toxic gas attack ahead of the upcoming nuclear security summit in Seoul.

South Korea conducts a security drill simulating a toxic gas attack ahead of the upcoming nuclear security summit in Seoul.

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Bus accident in Seoul

A bus accident in Seoul leaves six Japanese tourists and the South Korean driver injured.

A bus accident in Seoul leaves six Japanese tourists and the South Korean driver injured.

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South Korea clashes with police

More than two thousand South Korean protesters clashed with police on Saturday evening in Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul. Demonstrators were

More than two thousand South Korean protesters clashed with police on Saturday evening in Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul. Demonstrators were

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Tear gas thrown in South Korea parliament

An opposition lawmaker set off a tear-gas canister in South Korea’s parliament, shortly before a free-trade deal with the US was ratified.

An opposition lawmaker set off a tear-gas canister in South Korea’s parliament, shortly before a free-trade deal with the US was ratified.

Science_technology

Black hole caught gobbling up a star

Cast your telescope’s gaze to a point a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, and you may just be lucky enough to see a black hole eating up a

Cast your telescope’s gaze to a point a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, and you may just be lucky enough to see a black hole eating up a

Culture

Jekyll and Hyde tale to be told in hi-tech cartoon

It is a classic spine-chilling story, told in the most modern of ways. Using the latest animation technology, cartoon feature ‘Hyde’ adapts Robert

It is a classic spine-chilling story, told in the most modern of ways. Using the latest animation technology, cartoon feature ‘Hyde’ adapts Robert