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Actor Ryu Seung-beom becomes father
Korean actor Ryu Seung-beom, 40, has become a father. “Ryu's girlfriend gave birth to a daughter last week,” said Ryu's agency SEM Company on Tuesday.
Bird lays eggs in court; refurbishment on hold to protect newborn
A bird has built a nest and laid eggs in the compound of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. The court has suspended refurbishing an outdoor lounge where the nest is located.
North Korea 'has 30-40 nuclear warheads with 10 added last year'
North Korea continues to expand its nuclear arsenal with 30-40 nuclear warheads in stock, says a Sweden-based research institute in its annual paper published on Monday (local time).
Kuwaiti envoy meets SamulNori founder
Kuwaiti Ambassador to Korea Bader Mohammad Al-Awadi, left, poses Kim Duk-soo, traditional percussion master and founder of SamulNori, a percussion music group, at his residence Friday during an event with cultural and government dignitaries. The event was held to promote cultural ties between Kuwait and Korea.
To fly out again [PHOTOS]
Aircraft mechanics inspect an engine of an A380 passenger jet at Korean Air's hangar in Eunseo-dong, Incheon, west of Seoul, Thursday. The airline said nearly 30 percent of its aircraft were grounded due to pandemic-driven border closures and sharp fall in passengers, but the company performs checkups on all planes as planned to keep them in good shape.
Journalists meet journalists-turned-lawmakers [PHOTOS]
Decision-making members of the Journalists Association of Korea and newly elected journalists-turned-lawmakers for the 21st National Assembly pose at a restaurant in the Assembly in Seoul, Thursday.
Melting hot grips Korea [PHOTOS]
The mid-day high in some southern areas soared to 35C, with the mercury hovering around 28-33 degrees Celsius in Seoul and surrounding areas. The hot weather will continue through Wednesday, said the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA).
Two students jump to their deaths in Incheon - just one hour apart
Police are investigating the deaths of two female middle school students who jumped from nearby apartments in Incheon on Monday - only one hour apart.
NK threatens to end military agreement over activists' leaflets
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's powerful sister threatened Thursday to scrap a military tension reduction agreement with South Korea and shut down major exchange projects unless Seoul stops defectors from sending anti-Pyongyang leaflets into the communist nation. Kim Yo-jong, first vice department director of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, issued the ...
Professor accused of raping graduate student
According to police, the professor drank alcohol with two graduate school students in early November. On their way back home drunk, the professor saw one off, saying “I will take care of her (the alleged victim) to her home.” Then he took her to a motel and raped her, police said.
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