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Pandemic won’t stop them: Half a million S Korean students take exams

Pandemic won’t stop them: Half a million S Korean students take exams

The Education Ministry said about 493,430 students were taking the one-day exam at about 1,380 sites across the nation. They include hosp...Read More

Blackpink announces livestream concert this month: When and where to watch

Blackpink announces livestream concert this month: When and where to watch

The virtual event, which will begin at the midnight of December 27, will be available exclusively on Blackpink's YouTube channel.

South Korea passes law allowing K-pop  band BTS to postpone military service

South Korea passes law allowing K-pop band BTS to postpone military service

Two of the members of the group, Jin and Suga, will soon turn 28 and their with the group was under threat.

K-pop band BTS rules Billboard Hot 100 chart once again with 'Life Goes On'

K-pop band BTS rules Billboard Hot 100 chart once again with 'Life Goes On'

On the Billboard Hot 100 chart, "Life Goes On" is closely followed by the Grammy-nominated "Dynamite", the closing track of 'BE', on No 3...Read More

'We hope to visit India in the future': BTS on meeting their ARMY post-pandemic

'We hope to visit India in the future': BTS on meeting their ARMY post-pandemic

Many BTS fans, whom they call the ARMY, have been concerned about SUGA since his recent shoulder surgery.

South Korea: Now, popstars can defer military enlistment

South Korea: Now, popstars can defer military enlistment

All able-bodied South Korean men between the ages of 18 and 28 are required to serve in the military for about two years. Military servic...Read More

'Feels like we made it together with the fans': K-pop sensation BTS launch new album 'BE'

'Feels like we made it together with the fans': K-pop sensation BTS launch new album 'BE'

Jungkook said 2020 brought a lot of "emptiness and frustration" and they wanted to contain all these honest feelings in the album.

BTS ARMY slams Jason Derulo for not giving the septet credit in 'Savage Love' success party post

BTS ARMY slams Jason Derulo for not giving the septet credit in 'Savage Love' success party post

The BTS collab garnered over 58 million views on the song within 2 weeks, compared to the original music video that generated 48 million ...Read More

K-pop band BTS faces uproar in China over war comments by rapper RM

K-pop band BTS faces uproar in China over war comments by rapper RM

RM made the remark in a recorded acceptance speech for an award from the Korea Society for promoting U.S.-Korean relations.

Jim Martin, bogyman: Bizarre auto-generated subtitles of Kim Jong-un's emotional speech will make you go ROFL

Jim Martin, bogyman: Bizarre auto-generated subtitles of Kim Jong-un's emotional speech will make you go ROFL

The North Korean supremo got teary-eyed during his speech, which even left the army personnel weeping.

Fire engulfs 33-storeyed building in South Korea

Fire engulfs 33-storeyed building in South Korea

South Korea's Ministry of the Interior and Safety said at least 88 people were treated for minor injuries such as scratches or lightly in...Read More

K-pop band BTS set to make millions as Big Hit label goes public

K-pop band BTS set to make millions as Big Hit label goes public

The IPO will make Big Hit founder and co-CEO Bang Si-hyuk, known widely as 'Hitman' Bang, a billionaire.

'Very sorry': Kim Jong Un apologises over killing of South Korean official near disputed sea boundary

'Very sorry': Kim Jong Un apologises over killing of South Korean official near disputed sea boundary

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un apologized Friday over the killing of a South Korea official near the rivals' disputed sea boundar...Read More

North Korea shoots and burns South Korean defector

North Korea shoots and burns South Korean defector

Sailors from the boat clad in gas masks and protective suits poured gasoline on his body and set it aflame, the Defense Ministry said, ci...Read More

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on August 31st, 2020

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on August 31st, 2020

#Teji- Japan, South Korea's industrial output rises in July Japan’s factory output rose for a second straight month in July, signalling a...Read More

27% of Mumbai Trans Harbour Link project completed, says MMRDA

27% of Mumbai Trans Harbour Link project completed, says MMRDA

The delivery of first orthotropic steel deck, which will enable faster construction work & lessen deck related on-site activities, says M...Read More

Ahead of Bhoomi pujan, Envoy recalls legend of South Korean queen thought to be from Ayodhya

Ahead of Bhoomi pujan, Envoy recalls legend of South Korean queen thought to be from Ayodhya

Ahead of the Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi foundation event, South Korean Envoy Shin Bong-kil told reporters on Monday that he was happy to see...Read More

BTS Army raise Rs 5.8 Lakh for Assam flood relief fund

BTS Army raise Rs 5.8 Lakh for Assam flood relief fund

BTS Army is a loyal fan base and this time it has gone a step ahead just like the septet Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V, and Jungkook.

 Rajnath Singh holds discussion with South Korean counterpart over 'shared security interests'

Rajnath Singh holds discussion with South Korean counterpart over 'shared security interests'

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday spoke to his South Korean counterpart Jeong Kyeong-Doo over the phone where they discuss regiona...Read More

K-pop star Goo Hara's ex-boyfriend jailed for blackmailing her with sex videos leading to suicide

K-pop star Goo Hara's ex-boyfriend jailed for blackmailing her with sex videos leading to suicide

A CCTV clip of the couple showed the singer kneeling before him seemingly begging him not to.

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