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Complaint against late Seoul Mayor possibly leaked: Report
Seoul, July 14 (IANS) Questions have been mounting if late Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was tipped off about a sexual harassment complaint against him before apparently taking his own life, a media report said on Tuesday.
2020-07-14
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung in talks with LG Display for panel supply: Report
Seoul, July 14 (IANS) Samsung Electronics is in talks with competitor LG Display for the purchase of display panels amid its transition to production of next-generation display.
2020-07-14
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 may not launch on August 5: Report
Seoul, July 13 (IANS) Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 may reportedly not make an appearance at Samsungs 'Galaxy Unpacked' event on August 5.
2020-07-13
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
11 US soldiers in S.Korea test COVID-19 positive
Seoul, July 13 (IANS) Eleven more American service members newly assigned to South Korea have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the US military said on Monday, amid rising concerns about increases in imported cases.
2020-07-13
Category: International, South Korea,International
Google to boost fake news, illegal content monitoring on YouTube
Seoul, July 12 (IANS) Google's video-sharing platform YouTube will cooperate with South Korea to closely monitor and prevent the spread of fake news and illegal content.
2020-07-12
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
UK will pay price for imposing sanctions: N.Korea
Seoul, July 12 (IANS) Denouncing the UK's recent sanctions imposed on North Korean individuals and organizations, Pyongyang has threatened that the country will be "made to pay the price".
2020-07-12
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
S.Korea ends mask rationing scheme after 4 months
Seoul, July 12 (IANS) After a four-month operation, South Korea's mask ration system ended on Sunday as the supply of face masks designed to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic has stabilized.
2020-07-12
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 may cost cheaper than Note 10
Seoul, July 12 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung is all set to host a virtual event on August 5 to launch the new Galaxy Note 20 series, and a new report suggests it will be priced lower than the Galaxy Note 10 devices.
2020-07-12
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Table tennis world team championships delayed to early 2021
Seoul, July 11 (IANS) The Table tennis world team championships have been delayed to early next year amid lingering concern about the COVID-19 outbreak across the world, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) announced on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, South Korea,Sports,Other Sports
S.Korea, US may cancel combined exercise due to COVID-19
Seoul, July 11 (IANS) South Korea and the US appear increasingly likely to scale back or even call off a major combined exercise due to the COVID-19 pandemic, after indefinitely postponing their annual springtime drill earlier this year, sources said on Saturday.
2020-07-11
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Seoul Mayor found dead, city to hold 5-day funeral (Ld)
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) The Seoul city government announced on Friday that has planned to hold a five-day funeral for Mayor Park Won-soon, who was found dead earlier in the day just hours after he was reported missing.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Another summit with US unnecessary: Kim Jong-un's sister
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) Kim Yo-jong, the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, said on Friday that another summit with the US was "unnecessary" and "useless" for Pyongyang as long as there was no change in Washington's negotiating position.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Seoul Mayor found dead hours after reported missing
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead on Friday, hours after he was reported missing, police said.
2020-07-10
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung may skip in-box phone chargers from early next year
Seoul, July 9 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung is reportedly considering selling smartphones without in-box chargers from as early as next year.
2020-07-09
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
US 'strongly' supports inter-Korean cooperation :Biegun
Seoul, July 8 (IANS) US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun on Wednesday said that Washington "strongly" supports inter-Korean cooperation, calling it an "important component" in creating a more stable environment on the Korean Peninsula.
2020-07-08
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea again rejects possibility of talks with US
Seoul, July 7 (IANS) North Korea reiterated on Tuesday that it has no intention to hold talks with the US, just hours before Washington's top nuclear envoy is set to arrive in Seoul to discuss how to break the impasse in nuclear negotiations with Pyongyang.
2020-07-07
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 to have 25W fast-charging: Report
Seoul, July 6 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung is reportedly preparing to launch Galaxy Fold 2 on August 5 and according to a listing at the Chinese regulatory 3C, it will come with 25W fast charging.
2020-07-06
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
US extradition request for S.Korean porn site operator rejected
Seoul, July 6 (IANS) A Seoul court on Monday denied an extradition request by the US for a South Korean criminal who ran one of the world's biggest child porn sites.
2020-07-06
Category: International, South Korea,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Appeal to follow Kim's order for 'maximum alert' against COVID-19
Seoul, July 5 (IANS) North Korea's main newspaper on Sunday made an appeal to carry out leader Kim Jong-un's order that the country exercise "maximum alert" against the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-07-05
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
S.Korean Army rejects transgender soldier's appeal for reinstatement
Seoul, July 4 (IANS) The South Korean Army has decided not to allow a former non-commissioned officer, who was forcibly discharged after a sex reassignment surgery, to return to the military, officials said.
2020-07-04
Category: International, South Korea,Defence/Security,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
S.Korea on high alert over rising COVID-19 cases
Seoul, July 4 (IANS) South Korea was on high alert as new coronvavirus cases exceeded 60 on Saturday for the second straight day, with infections outside the Seoul metropolitan area and cases from overseas showing no signs of slowdown.
2020-07-04
Category: International, South Korea,International
No need to sit face to face with US: N.Korea
Seoul, July 4 (IANS) North Korea feels that there is "no need to sit face to face with the US" for talks, a top Pyongyang diplomat said on Saturday, accusing Washington of taking advantage of a dialogue only as "a tool for grappling its political crisis".
2020-07-04
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea ranks among most dangerous places in world: Report
Seoul, July 2 (IANS) North Korea ranks among the most dangerous places to live as its people are exposed to high risks of natural disaster, poverty and social injustice, a report showed on Thursday.
2020-07-02
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Reinvestigation into S,Korea's worst serial murder case closed
Seoul, July 2 (IANS) South Korean police on Thursday closed the country's longest-standing cold case involving a series of brutal rapes and murders that began more than three decades ago.
2020-07-02
Category: International, South Korea,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Number of N.Korean defectors to Seoul reaches record low
Seoul, July 1 (IANS) The number of North Korean defectors to South Korea reached a record low in the second quarter of the year due to the restrictions triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, Seouls Unification Ministry reported on Wednesday.
2020-07-01
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
'Moon expects Trump to meet Kim Jong-un before Nov polls'
Seoul, July 1 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in believes that his US counterpart President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un need to meet again ahead of the American presidential election in November in order to reactivate the Korea peace process, a senior official said on Wednesday.
2020-07-01
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korean defector brothers quizzed over leaflets
Seoul, June 30 (IANS) Police in South Korea on Tuesday called in North Korean defector brothers over their groups' anti-Pyongyang leaflet campaign.
2020-06-30
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
S.Korean churches, temples emerge as new COVID-19 clusters
Seoul, June 30 (IANS) The religious community in South Korea is on alert over the possible further spread of the novel coronavirus as churches and Buddhist temples have emerged as new infection clusters in the country, it was reported on Tuesday.
2020-06-30
Category: International, South Korea,International
Samsung likely to offset smartphone losses with strong chip biz in Q2
Seoul, June 29 (IANS) Samsung Electronics is expected to announce better-than-expected earnings guidance for its second-quarter next week, based on its robust chip business that would offset losses in its smartphone and display businesses amid the novel Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-06-29
Category: International, South Korea,Business/Economy,Technology
S.Korea holds hearing on defector groups
Seoul, June 29 (IANS) South Korea's Unification Ministry held a hearing on Monday to give two North Korean defector groups a final chance to explain before going ahead with a decision to revoke their operation permits for sending propaganda leaflets into Pyongyang.
2020-06-29
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Dozens of S.Korean Defence Ministry officials self-isolated
Seoul, June 29 (IANS) Dozens of South Korean Defence Ministry officials have been put into self-isolation after a three-year-old boy, who attended a Ministry-run day care centre, tested positive for COVID-19, officials said on Monday.
2020-06-29
Category: International, South Korea,International
Samsung to launch 2 foldable smartphones in H2 2020: Report
Seoul, June 28 (IANS) Samsung is likely to launch two new foldable smartphones in the second half of the year, with an affordable foldable handset model likely to come out next year, industry sources said Sunday.
2020-06-28
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
S.Korea, US urge Pyongyang to abide by peace agreements
Seoul, June 25 (IANS) South Korean Defence Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo and US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper on Thursday urged North Korea to abide by landmark 2018 agreements the communist nation signed for peace on the Korean Peninsula.
2020-06-25
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Pyongyang defends patriotism on Korean War's 70th anniversary
Seoul, June 25 (IANS) North Korea on Thursday reiterated the importance of patriotism, defending the regime and its ideas on the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War (1950-1953).
2020-06-25
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung launches new curved gaming monitor Odyssey G9
Seoul, June 24 (IANS) Samsung on Wednesday launched a 49-inch curved gaming monitor called Odyssey G9 which is the world's first Dual QHD gaming monitor that offers an industry-first, deep and immersive 1000R curvature.
2020-06-24
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Samsung hires top AI guru as head of R&D hub
Seoul, June 24 (IANS) Samsung on Wednesday said it has named Sebastian Seung, professor at Princeton University's Neuroscience Institute and Department of Computer Science and a renowned Artificial Intelligence (AI) expert, as chief of its research and development (R&D) hub.
2020-06-24
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
N.Korean defectors send more leaflets to Pyongyang
Seoul, June 23 (IANS) A group of North Korean defectors in the South on Tuesday claimed that it has sent more anti-Pyongyang leaflets across the border overnight from the western border city of Paju.
2020-06-23
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
US spy plane fly over Korean Peninsula
Seoul, June 23 (IANS) A US spy plane flew over South Korea on Tuesday, an aviation tracker said, the latest in a series of flights apparently aimed at monitoring North Korea amid latest threats.
2020-06-23
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea completes setting up some 20 loudspeakers along border
Seoul, June 23 (IANS) North Korea has completed setting up around 20 propaganda loudspeakers in regions along the inter-Korean border, about half of which had been removed under a 2018 summit agreement with South Korea, a military source said here on Tuesday.
2020-06-23
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Samsung decodes why 120Hz display is optimal for gaming, streaming
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) Smartphones with high refresh rate displays are optimal not only for gamers but also for users who watch videos on their smartphones, since a high refresh rate makes video playback smoother, Samsung Electronics said on Monday.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
S. Korea to launch $825mn fund to compete with Netflix, YouTube
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) South Korea said Monday that it plans to launch a 1 trillion-won ($825 million) fund and sharply cut red tape in order to help local players better compete with global media giants like Netflix and YouTube.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Business/Economy,Technology
Covid-19: South Korea confirms second wave of infections
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) Health officials in South Korea believe the country is going through a second wave of coronavirus, despite recording relatively low numbers. The country had been a success story in dealing with Covid-19, but now expects the pandemic to continue for months.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,National,Health/Medicine
N.Korea reinstalling loudspeakers along border: Report
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) North Korea is reinstalling propaganda loudspeakers in regions along the inter-Korean border after removing them under a 2018 summit agreement with South Korea, military officials said here on Monday.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea preparing to send 12 mn leaflets to Seoul
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) North Korea is preparing to send around 12 million propaganda leaflets to South Korea via some 3,000 balloons, state media reported on Monday, saying, "The time for retaliatory punishment" was fast approaching.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea preparing military parade for ruling party anniversary
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) North Korea is preparing to hold a large-scale military parade to mark the 75th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers' Party, South Korea's Defence Ministry said on Monday, amid speculation that Pyongyang could showcase new strategic weapons.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Much of Bolton's memoir on Korea distorted: Seoul
Seoul, June 22 (IANS) South Korean President Moon Jae-in's office on Monday strongly criticized former White House National Security Adviser (NSA) John Bolton for his "distorted" account of what happened in a brisk summit diplomacy last year involving the leaders of the US and the two Koreas.
2020-06-22
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Elon Musk says Mars is his soul dog
Seoul, June 21 (IANS) Multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk on Sunday took to the Twitter to describe his relationship with Mars by calling the red planet his souldog.
2020-06-21
Category: International, South Korea,International
Galaxy Note 20 Ultra may come with Snapdragon 865+ chipset
Seoul, June 21 (IANS) South Korean tech giant Samsung's upcoming smartphone Galaxy Note 20 Ultra is expected to feature a Snapdragon 865+ chipset in select markets.
2020-06-21
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
No intention to cancel plan to send anti-Seoul leaflets: Pyongyang
Seoul, June 21 (IANS) North Korea said on Sunday that it had no intention to cancel its plan to send anti-Seoul leaflets across the border, calling an inter-Korean agreement that bans such activity "a dead document".
2020-06-21
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
N.Korea keeps sending troops to border sentry posts: Report
Seoul, June 21 (IANS) North Korea keeps sending small groups of troops to border sentry posts for bush clearance and road maintenance, a Seoul government source said Sunday, amid concerns it could deliver on its threat of military action against South Korea.
2020-06-21
Category: International, South Korea,Politics