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South Korean Boyband HOTSHOT Was In A Car Accident After Attending ‘Show! Music Core'

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South Korean Boyband HOTSHOT Was In A Car Accident After Attending ‘Show! Music Core'

It has been reported that six-member rookie boy group HOTSHOT was taken to the hospital for treatment after being involved in a car accident on the night of December 6, on their way to another schedule following “Music Core.”. ... Read more

Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: 14-Year-Old Exo Fan Elena Braun Explains How South Korean Music Changed Her Life

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Profile Of A K-Pop Fan: 14-Year-Old Exo Fan Elena Braun Explains How South Korean Music Changed Her Life

 

(Photo : courtesy of Elena Braun)

 

(Photo : Facebook)

NAME: Elena Braun

AGE: 14

HOME: Brookings, Ore.

CURRENTLY: “I have been delivering newspapers for four years for people around my neighborhood,” Braun explains. “I am home-schooled online with Alpha Omega Academy which is a big temptation for me because I love going on Facebook to check out K-pop groups when I”m supposed to be doing homework.” . ... Read more

Korean food ups global profile with new ranking

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Korean food ups global profile with new ranking

While Seoul has garnered much attention after Gangnam drew international spotlight thanks to Psy’s “Gangnam Style”, another city is gaining recognition for its food without the help of a celebrity.. ... Read more

Profile on Korean Influence in London's High Street Stores

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Profile on Korean Influence in London's High Street Stores

Animal hats in Peacocks

Written by Anne Cole

Over the last year, a Korean influence has swept across London’s high streets. Whether on a retail therapy spree, Christmas shopping or just doing the weekly supermarket run, these Korean touches add excitement to London shopping. Here are just a few of them: . ... Read more

Translations raise global profile of Korean history

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Translations raise global profile of Korean history

Prof. Choi Byeong-hyun, 62, has completed the first English translation of the “The Annals of the Joseon Dynasty”, a treasured official record. “In an era of globalization, a non-globalized heritage is a dead heritage”, he says. Provided by Honam University . ... Read more

Korean boyband member to start 1st solo Asia tour

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Korean boyband member to start 1st solo Asia tour

Kim Jun-su, a member of Korean boy band JYJ, starts his own Asian tour in May to promote his first solo album, he announced Wednesday.

Kim said that he would play his first solo concert in Seoul on May 19 and 20 before performing in seven Asian cities including Bangkok, Taipei, Jakarta and Shanghai through June. . ... Read more

Simplicity of Korean crafts praised in Milan fair

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Simplicity of Korean crafts praised in Milan fair

The Korea Craft & Design Foundation has taken its “Constancy & Change in Korean Traditional Craft” exhibition for the third consecutive year to Milan, Italy. This year, the exhibition is being held at La Triennale di Milano during the Milan Design Week, which ends on Sunday. Above is the venue presenting 190 works by 23 Korean artists in six categories including ceramics, metal presentation, textile craft as well as paper craft. Provided by the foundation . ... Read more

Rain attends "China Music Awards" + awarded as "Asia"s most influential Korean artist"

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Rain attends

Singer and actor Rain was recently spotted at “China Music Awards” and was awarded with one of the most prestigious awards as an Asian artist. 

According to recent reports, Rain attended the 19th “China Music Awards” held on April 16th at the Macao Venetian Cotai Arena where he was awarded  “Asia”s most influential Korean artist” award, being the only Korean artist to be given an award that day.  . ... Read more

[Spoiler] Added episode 16 captures for the Korean drama "Unkind Women"

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[Spoiler] Added episode 16 captures for the Korean drama

Added episode 16 captures for the Korean drama “Unkind Women” (2015)Directed by Yoo Hyeon-giWritten by Kim In-yeongNetwork : KBSWith Kim Hye-ja, Chae Si-ra, Do Ji-won, Lee Ha-na, Lee Soon-jae, Jang Mi-hee,…24 episodes – Wed, Thu 21:50SynopsisA drama which depicts three generations of women living in the same family.Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2015/02/25 . ... Read more

[Spoiler] Added episode 10 captures for the Korean drama "Angry Mom"

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[Spoiler] Added episode 10 captures for the Korean drama

Added episode 10 captures for the Korean drama “Angry Mom” (2015)Directed by Choi Byeong-gilWritten by Park Jeong-soo-INetwork : MBCWith Kim Hee-seon, Ji Hyeon-woo, Kim Yoo-jeong, Lim Hyeong-joon, Go Soo-hee, Kim Ji-yeong,…16 episodes – Wed, Thu 22:00SynopsisA drama about a mother who goes to school for her children who suffer from school violence.Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2015/03/18 . ... Read more