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Reporter : Jung Min-ho
Thu, February 9, 2023 | 09:04
Fall blooms in pink [PHOTOS]
Visitors walk around a pink muhly grass garden at Chilgok in North Gyeongsang Province, Sunday.
Colorful fireworks paint Seoul skies [PHOTOS]
Fireworks light up the sky during the Seoul International Fireworks Festival at Yeouido Park in Seoul, Saturday.
Typhoon Mitag slams Jeju Island
Three people were injured and dozens evacuated after Typhoon Mitag swept through Jeju Island Wednesday on its way to Korea's southern region. According to the Ministry of Interior and Safety, three Jeju residents were injured and dozens of buildings damaged when the typhoon brought heavy rain and powerful winds to the island. As a result, more than 300 flights have been cance...
Spycam victim found dead in apparent suicide - three months before wedding
A victim of spycam videos, sexually explicit videos of people shot without their knowledge or consent, has been found dead in an apparent suicide - just three months before her wedding. According to police Tuesday, the woman, whose identity is being withheld, was found dead in the flower bed of her apartment at Suncheon in South Jeolla Province, Sept. 24. She was an employee ...
Expert proposes opening inter-Korean biomedical cluster
The recent outbreak of African swine fever in South Korea - roughly four months after North Korea reported an outbreak of the disease near its border with China - is a chilling reminder that infectious diseases do not respect borders. Since the outbreak was confirmed at a pig farm in Paju, Gyeonggi Province, an area near the heavily-armed border with North Korea on Sept. 17, ...
The day before Armed Forces Day [PHOTOS]
Korean War veteran John Medaugh shakes hands with a student from Bongrim Middle School, at the Seoul National Cemetery in Seoul, Sept. 30, the day before Armed Forces Day (Oct. 1). Students visited there to meet veterans from the United States and Turkey and to help clean up.
Over 34,000 sign petition to ban Rising Sun flag from Tokyo Olympics
More than 34,000 people have signed a petition to ban Japan's Rising Sun flag - a symbol of the country's wartime aggression - from display at 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games venues. As of Thursday, 34,400 people have signed a petition on urging the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to warn the organizing committee of the Tokyo Games (July 24-Aug. 9) after it decided ...
Photo of 'Hwaseong serial killer' revealed
A photo of the prime suspect in one of Korea's most notorious serial murder cases has been revealed. The Hankook Ilbo, sister paper of The Korea Times, obtained the high school graduation photo of Lee Chun-jae, 56, and published it in Thursday's issue. The young Lee looks similar to a facial composite of the killer, which was made about three decades ago based on witness acco...
HMP Law to strengthen global network at IBA conference
HMP Law, a major law firm in Korea, said Wednesday that the International Bar Association's (IBA) annual conference in Seoul is a great opportunity to strengthen global networks and it will make the most of it. About 20 lawyers, including Park Sang-il (IBA's Host Committee member) and Lim Hye-yeon (IBA's Organizing Committee member), will represent the law firm at the world's...
[INTERVIEW] Traveler's advice: Think twice about quitting your job to see the world
We are all too familiar with the message: “I quit my job to travel the world and find my new dream - and you should too!” While this mindset and lifestyle are becoming increasingly popular in the era of social media and digital nomads, one man who has tried it says the message should be taken with a pinch of salt.