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South Korea

Nearly 100 per cent voter turnout in North Korea local polls, Kim Jong Un also votes

The 99.98 per cent turnout this year was a 0.01 per cent improvement on the figures registered in 2015.

22 Jul 2019 10:10 AM

South Korean man dies after self-immolation in front of Japanese Embassy

The incident comes as relations between Seoul and Tokyo feel the strain over the labour issue.

19 Jul 2019 6:37 PM

Toxic employers face jail as South Korea tackles workplace bullying

The new legislation that comes into effect on Tuesday will criminalise business owners who unfairly dismiss employees harassed at work.

15 Jul 2019 4:14 PM

Oil near six-week highs amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions

Oil companies in the Gulf of Mexico had cut more than 1 million barrels per day (bpd) of output.

12 Jul 2019 10:01 AM

North Korea calls South Korea’s F-35 jet purchases ‘extremely dangerous action’

South Korea took delivery of its first two F-35 jets in March, with more slated to arrive this year.

11 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

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LG forays into ceiling fan segment in India

The ceiling fans would be manufactured at LG India's plant at Greater Noida.

03 Jul 2019 1:55 PM

Meeting at demilitarised zone ends hostility between USA and North Korea: Trump

This was the third time this year that the two leaders are coming face to face, the last meeting being in May at Hanoi.

02 Jul 2019 6:00 PM

Hope to work closely with Indian telcos when they roll out 5G: Samsung

Samsung is already working with carriers in South Korea, the US and parts of Europe, said Samsung's Junehee Lee.

01 Jul 2019 2:50 PM

WH press secretary left all bruised after brawl with N Korea officials: report

After a handshake with Kim, Trump walked 20 steps into North Korea. He also invited Kim to the White House.

01 Jul 2019 11:46 AM

'We have chemistry' and other 'surreal' quotes from historic Trump-Kim meet

It was a historic first as Donald Trump stepped over a small concrete block onto North Korean soil.

30 Jun 2019 9:32 PM

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White House press secretary left bruised after brawl with North Korea officials

Trump met Kim in the demilitarised zone between North and South Korea, making him first sitting US president to set foot in the territory.

30 Jun 2019 8:09 PM

Watch: Trump calls daughter Ivanka, Mike Pompeo 'beauty and the beast'

Donald Trump was giving an address to the Air Force personnel at the Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek on Sunday.

30 Jun 2019 7:02 PM

Trump again attacks Census 2020 for not having question on citizenship

Trump's remark comes days after US Supreme Court had blocked the administration from putting a question on 2020 census.

30 Jun 2019 2:40 PM

Press, North Korean guards scuffle; Press Secretary faces bruises

North Korean guards tried to physically prevent members of the U.S. press pool from entering the room, pushing and shoving.

30 Jun 2019 1:56 PM

Here is the timeline of ups and downs in Donald Trump - Kim Jong Un negotiations

Sunday was their third high-stakes meet since they launched negotiations last year to resolve the nuclear crisis.

30 Jun 2019 1:25 PM

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Trump meets Kim Jong Un, becomes first US leader to enter North Korean territory

The two men then walked into Seoul’s territory together -- pausing on the line for photographers -- where they were joined by Moon Jae-in.

30 Jun 2019 12:46 PM

Trump, Kim Jong Un to 'shake hands for peace' today: South Korea

'We're going to the DMZ border and I'll be meeting with Chairman Kim. I look forward to it very much,' Trump said.

30 Jun 2019 10:39 AM

Trump invites Kim to ‘say hello’; heads for demilitarised zone

Kim 'very much wants' to meet, Trump said after he invited Kim to third diplomatic date after their encounters in Singapore and Hanoi.

30 Jun 2019 9:24 AM

Oil prices fall as market awaits G20, OPEC meeting

OPEC+ members agreed to curb oil output by 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1.

28 Jun 2019 11:17 AM

US trying to bring us to our knees, won't surrender: Kim Jong UN

The statement is yet another reminder that North Korea keeps mistrust of US

26 Jun 2019 5:03 PM

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