seoul

Typhoon leaves 2 dead, thousands of South Korean homes powerless

Typhoon leaves 2 dead, thousands of South Korean homes powerless

Seoul: A typhoon passed along South Korea's coast on Saturday, toppling trees, grounding planes and causing at least two deaths before th...Read More

Samsung profit slumps 53 per cent as chip market weakens

Samsung profit slumps 53 per cent as chip market weakens

The world's biggest smartphone and memory chip maker Samsung Electronics reported second-quarter net profits slumping by more than half i...Read More

Missile launch warning to South Korean warmongers

Missile launch warning to South Korean warmongers

North Korea has called the test of two short-range ballistic missiles, under its leader Kim Jong-un's guidance, a "solemn warning" to the...Read More

North Korea fires two short-range missiles: Seoul

North Korea fires two short-range missiles: Seoul

The North has warned the war games could affect the planned resumption of denuclearisation talks between Washington and Pyongyang.

Seoul declares national disaster as winds fan massive forest fire

Seoul declares national disaster as winds fan massive forest fire

Seoul: A giant forest fire swept across swathes of South Korea on Friday, as authorities declared a rare national disaster, deploying 900...Read More

1,600 South Korea hotel guests filmed secretly, four detained

1,600 South Korea hotel guests filmed secretly, four detained

Seoul: South Korean police said on Thursday they’ve arrested four people on suspicion of secretly taking videos of about 1,600 guests in ...Read More

PM Modi Receives Seoul Peace Prize For 2018, First Indian To Get The Honour

PM Modi Receives Seoul Peace Prize For 2018, First Indian To Get The Honour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 for his contribution to international cooperation and fo...Read More

South Korea picks Seoul as host city for joint Korean bid to host 2032 Olympics

South Korea picks Seoul as host city for joint Korean bid to host 2032 Olympics

Seoul: South Korea has picked its capital Seoul for its bid for the 2032 summer Olympics, which it aims to jointly host with North Korea....Read More

Two Koreas connect DMZ road across border: Seoul

Two Koreas connect DMZ road across border: Seoul

Seoul: North and South Korea have connected a road across their shared border for the first time in 14 years, Seoul’s defence ministry sa...Read More

Seoul: 7 killed, 11 injured after fire breaks out in a hostel

Seoul: 7 killed, 11 injured after fire breaks out in a hostel

Seoul: At least seven people were killed and 11 others injured on Friday when a fire broke out in a hostel in downtown Seoul, police said...Read More

South Korea’s last polar bear dies ahead of British retirement

South Korea’s last polar bear dies ahead of British retirement

Seoul: The last polar bear kept in South Korea has died of old age only weeks before his planned departure to better living conditions in...Read More

Saina Nehwal sails  into quarter-finals

Saina Nehwal sails  into quarter-finals

Seoul : India ace Saina Nehwal progressed to the quarterfinals of the USD 600,000 Korea Open after seeing off Korea’s Kim Ga Eun at the B...Read More

Saina Nehwal enters pre-quarters; Sameer, Vaishnavi lose

Saina Nehwal enters pre-quarters; Sameer, Vaishnavi lose

Seoul : Saina Nehwal emerged as the lone Indian survivor at the USD 600,000 Korea Open after reaching the prequarter-finals with a straig...Read More

placeholder

Saina, Sameer to fight at Korea Open; Srikanth withdraws

Seoul : Saina Nehwal and Sameer Verma will look to put their best foot forward when they lead Indian challenge at the USD 600,000 Korea O...Read More

Kim to smoke peace pipe in South Korea

Kim to smoke peace pipe in South Korea

Pledges to visit Seoul soon, shut missile testing site..

North, South Korea to bid for ‘32 Summer Olympics

North, South Korea to bid for ‘32 Summer Olympics

Seoul : North and South Korea will bid jointly for the 2032 Olympics, they announced Wednesday, in an ambitious plan built on hopes of de...Read More

placeholder

Koreas to shut down some border guard posts: Seoul

Seoul : North and South Korea have agreed to close some guard posts along their border on a trial basis, Seoul’s defence minister told pa...Read More

placeholder

Decades on, Korean war family reunite

Seoul : The war left the Korean peninsula divided and people who lived on the northern side were unable to leave. The two Koreas, technic...Read More

placeholder

US attitude during denuclearisation talks ‘regrettable’: N Korea

Seoul : North Korea expressed regret on Saturday over the attitude of US negotiators during talks to work out details on how to denuclear...Read More

Weak smartphone sales hurt Samsung earnings growth

Weak smartphone sales hurt Samsung earnings growth

Seoul : Samsung Electronics on Friday said its second-quarter operating profit advanced 5.19 per cent from a year earlier, but it failed ...Read More

Free Press Journal

www.freepressjournal.in