Man who opened Asiana plane door says he wanted out 'quickly'

The plane was carrying nearly 200 passengers as it approached the runway on Friday at Daegu International Airport, about 240 kilometres (149 miles) southeast of Seoul, on a domestic flight.

published on : 27th May 2023

Seoul city to turn purple to celebrate the 10th anniversary of BTS next month 

City officials expect the events will help boost Seoul's tourism industry, which has been battered by the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 22nd May 2023

Art student eats banana on display in Seoul Museum

Noh Huyn-soo, an art student at Seoul National University, has implied that art about rebellion can be received with rebellion too. 

published on : 1st May 2023

Shia LaBeouf's 'Padre Pio' gets release date

Directed by Abel Ferrara, the script is written by the filmmaker along with Maurizio Braucci. The film had a premiere at the Venice Film Festival in 2022.

published on : 29th March 2023

Bihar YouTuber sharing fake videos of attacks on migrants in Tamil Nadu surrenders

The EOU had on March 6 registered its first FIR in connection with the case and booked four persons, including Kashyap.

published on : 18th March 2023

Hundreds flee after fire spreads through Seoul's densely-packed neighbourhood

More than 800 firefighters, police officers and public workers were deployed to fight the flame and handle evacuations after the fire broke out around 6:30 a.m.

published on : 20th January 2023

Seoul says talks underway over joint nuclear exercises with US 

In 2022, the North conducted sanctions-defying weapons tests nearly every month, including firing its most advanced ICBM ever.

published on : 3rd January 2023

ā€‹Olympic Games 1988, 1992 and 1996: Blast from past

With the Tokyo Olympics approaching, we take a look at interesting facts and trivia about the Games from its previous editions.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao expresses support for simultaneous polls

Telangana Chief Minister and TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao has expressed his support for simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state Legislature in the country.

published on : 8th July 2018

Simultaneous polls will turn India into managed democracy: AAP

AAP leader Ashish Khetan, who appeared before the Law Commission to present his party's views, said after the meet: "We are against the idea of the so-called one-nation-one-poll".

published on : 8th July 2018

Simultaneous polls unwarranted, practically not possible: DMK

The DMK on Sunday attended the meeting convened by the Law Commission on the feasibility of holding simultaneous polls for the Lok Sabha and state Assemblies.

published on : 8th July 2018

Samajwadi Party, TRS favour of one nation, one election

The Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) on Sunday announced that they favoured the idea of simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and the state assemblies.

published on : 8th July 2018

North Korea and South Korea leaders Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae In to meet at military demarcation line before summit

Moon will greet his visitor at the concrete blocks that mark the border between the two Koreas in the Demilitarized Zone, the chief of the South's presidential secretariat Im Jong-seok said.

published on : 26th April 2018

Seoul press cautiously welcome North Korea talks offer

Seoul newspapers expressed a guarded welcome but warned that major questions remained over the North's sincerity.

published on : 7th March 2018

European Union welcomes 'encouraging steps' on North Korea

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-Wha will meet her European Union counterparts at their regular meeting in Brussels on March 19 to update them on developments.

published on : 6th March 2018

Prime Minister Modi pitches for simultaneous Lok Sabha, assembly, local body polls

In an interview to Zee News, he said like festivals, election schedule should be fixed so that all polls are held within a limited period.

published on : 19th January 2018

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

The country is currently barred from developing atomic weapons under the deal with the US, which in turn offers Seoul "nuclear umbrella" against potential attacks by the North. 

published on : 7th November 2017

North Korea hacks South Korean military data including Seoul's war plan

The report comes amid heightened fears of conflict on the Korean peninsula, fuelled by US President Donald Trump's continued threats.

published on : 10th October 2017

All political parties need to be on board for simultaneous polls: Election Commission

The EC Commissioner said conducting the polls together would be possible only when necessary changes in the Constitution and Representation of the People Act are carried out.

published on : 8th October 2017

Election Commission says ready to hold simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls by September 2018

The Election Commission (EC) of India on Wednesday said it would be logistically equipped to hold simultaneous polls for state assemblies and Lok Sabha by September 2018.

published on : 5th October 2017
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