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17 going on 16: South Koreans to get younger on paper

The current system, widely known as "the Korean age", recognises people as a year old at birth and also adds a year to their age every January 1 -- rather than on their birth date.

published on : 9th December 2022

South Korea looks to youth after World Cup loss to Brazil

This was the third time South Korea has reached the knockout round. Its best performance was in 2002 when it co-hosted the event with Japan and reached the semifinals.

published on : 6th December 2022

Neymar returns as Brazil brush aside South Korea to reach World Cup quarters

Here they played at times with the joy associated with the Brazilian national team, the players coming together to celebrate each goal by showing off their dance moves and their coach even joining in.

published on : 6th December 2022

South Korea beat Ronaldo's Portugal, advances at World Cup after wild finish to group

South Korea advanced on the tiebreaker of goals scored, pushing Uruguay into third place Friday in one of the wildest finishes to a group in the tournament’s 92-year history.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Caught on camera: Two held for harassing Korean woman YouTuber on Mumbai street

As the woman began to walk away from the spot, the man again appeared on a motorbike with a friend, offering her a lift while she told him in broken English that she did not want it.

published on : 1st December 2022

English flavour on global stage at FIFA World Cup

Players based in England dominate World Cup, something that has been a trend due to increasing financial power of clubs.

published on : 25th November 2022

FIFA World Cup 2022: South Korea holds Uruguay to 0-0 draw 

The draw at Education City Stadium was yet another early World Cup match with a surprising result. Argentina and Germany both lost their opening matches in major upsets.

published on : 24th November 2022

Kim Jong Un's sister slams 'idiot' S. Korean president

Kim Yo Jong's vitriol follows Seoul this week saying it was considering fresh unilateral sanctions on the North over recent missile tests, including an intercontinental ballistic missile launch

published on : 24th November 2022

North Korea's Kim boasts new ICBM as U.S. flies bombers

Friday's launch was part of the North's ongoing barrage of missile tests that are seen as an attempt to expand its weapons arsenal and boost its leverage in future diplomacy.

published on : 19th November 2022

US, Japan, South Korea vow unified response to North Korea threat

Biden met separately with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol before all three sat down together on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit in Cambodia.

published on : 13th November 2022

South Korea coach Bento confirms Son will be in World Cup squad

Son wrote on his Instagram page on Wednesday that playing in the World Cup was his childhood dream and that he "can't wait to represent our beautiful country."

published on : 10th November 2022

North Korea fires ballistic missile, Seoul's military says

North Korea has dialled up its weapons demonstrations to a record pace this year as leader Kim Jong Un exploits the distraction created by Russia’s war on Ukraine.

published on : 9th November 2022

Dogs gifted by North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the center of a row in South Korea

Moon and Yoon’s spat over the dogs sparked criticism online, with users lamenting that the animals were being treated only as properties.

published on : 8th November 2022

North Korea fires more missiles as US flies bombers over South

North Korea’s Foreign Ministry late Friday described the country’s military actions this week as an appropriate response to the exercise.

published on : 5th November 2022

Why is Kim firing so many missiles? US-South Korea drills, experts say

Analysts say ongoing US-South Korean military exercises are a key factor and warn that Kim is building up to another nuclear test.

published on : 3rd November 2022

North Korea keeps up its missile barrage with launch of ICBM

Pyongyang followed up Wednesday’s launches near South Korea’s territorial waters by conducting an ICBM test and launching two short-range ballistic missiles close to the Japanese coast.

published on : 3rd November 2022

North Korea fires over 20 missiles, one close to South; Seoul hits back

North and South Korea fired missiles at each other's maritime waters after Pyongyang incited the hostilities by launching over 23 millies and firing artillery rounds into the "buffer zone."

published on : 2nd November 2022

Korea fires 100 artillery rounds into maritime 'buffer zone', Seoul says

North Korea fired about a dozen missiles Wednesday, at least one of them in its direction and landing near the rivals’ tense sea border. 

published on : 2nd November 2022

Seoul fires 3 test missiles in response to North Korea launches

The launches came hours after North Korea threatened to use nuclear weapons to get the U.S. and South Korea to 'pay the most horrible price in history'.

published on : 2nd November 2022

North Korea fires more than 10 missiles, one close to South Korea

One short range ballistic missile crossed the Northern Limit Line, the de facto maritime border between the two countries.

published on : 2nd November 2022
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