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This salad dressing may cut dementia risk: Study

A study has revealed that drinking blueberry vinegar or using it in salad dressing can help fight dementia.

24 Dec 2017 8:20 AM

Smartphone addiction may cause depression, anxiety: study

The study was conducted to measure levels of gamma aminobutyric acid (GABA), a neurotransmitter in the brain that slows down brain signals.

04 Dec 2017 12:20 PM

S Korea hospital under fire for forcing nurses to perform sexy dances for officials, patients

A nurse wrote: 'We had to lie down on the floor and spread our legs in front of patients and their guardians.'

15 Nov 2017 2:49 PM

North Korean soldier shot 6 times during dramatic defection to the South

The Joint Chiefs of Staff official said he was found collapsed in a pile of fallen leaves and recovered by three S Korean soldiers.

14 Nov 2017 9:35 AM

Twitter reacts to Trump's awkard ASEAN handshake photo op

Donald Trump was all fingers and thumbs during a carefully choreographed photo op.

13 Nov 2017 7:02 PM


Video of US First Lady, Teens and K-Pop Star Goes Viral

South Korean Twitter users praised the first lady’s interaction with the girls and the K-pop star, especially her long-lasting smile.

07 Nov 2017 6:27 PM

South Korea 'in talks to buy nuclear submarine' from US: reports

While Moon did not give specific details of the purchases, he described them as essential for national defence.

07 Nov 2017 5:30 PM

Amid North Korea tensions, South Korea, US begin 5 days major naval drills

North Koreas accused the US of provoking the country by mobilizing the aircraft carrier and other war assets near the peninsula.

16 Oct 2017 12:33 PM

Japan's emperor visits shrine for ancient Korean settlers

He was accompanied by his wife Empress Michiko.

20 Sep 2017 1:56 PM

South Korea continues live-fire military drills after North Korean nuclear test

The most recent advance came Sunday in an underground test of what leader Kim Jong Un's government claimed was a hydrogen bomb.

05 Sep 2017 11:21 AM


Gold imports from S Korea to touch 25 tonnes in July-Aug

The 10 per cent import duty on gold does not apply to countries that have signed FTA with India.

14 Aug 2017 4:28 PM

China should be 'neutral' if North Korea strikes US: Chinese media

The nationalistic Global Times tabloid said in an editorial that Washington and Pyongyang were playing a 'reckless game'.

11 Aug 2017 2:05 PM

Galaxy Note 8 possible colour variants leaked

Samsung is expected to launch its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone on 23rd August at its ‘Unpacked’ event.

10 Aug 2017 12:11 PM

Revellers party in South Korea's capital of mud

The festival is a major boost to the local economy.

24 Jul 2017 2:47 PM

Samsung may unveil Galaxy Note 8 on 23 August

The company has started sending out press invites for a device-launch on 23rd August, assumed to be the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone.

21 Jul 2017 10:48 AM


Robots by LG to help around in airports of South Korea

Starting this month, Troika, a self-driving robot made by LG Electronics, will rove the Incheon International Airport, helping travellers.

05 Jul 2017 11:07 AM

Korean barista wows fans with latte art

The result of the painstaking 15-minute process is a $8.71 cup of cold coffee.

04 Jul 2017 1:58 PM

Refurbished Note 7 to launch on July 7

Samsung said in a statement it will offer 400,000 phones, dubbed the Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition, in its home country priced 699,600 won.

02 Jul 2017 9:09 AM

North Korea vows to execute former South Korean president

KCNA accused Park of pushing forward a secret operation to ;replace the supreme leadership' of the North beginning in late 2015.

28 Jun 2017 7:45 PM

Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s post battery humiliation  

They will be priced below 700,000 won (USD 616) and sales are slated to start July 7.

27 Jun 2017 12:31 PM