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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)

 

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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

[Photos] Added new stills for the upcoming Korean movie "The Cry of Passion"

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[Photos] Added new stills for the upcoming Korean movie

Added new stills for the upcoming Korean movie “The Cry of Passion” (2015)Directed by Jeong Gi-hoonWith Jeong Jae-yeong, Park Bo-yeong, Oh Dal-soo, Bae Seong-woo, Ryoo Deok-hwan, Ryoo Hyeon-kyeong,…SynopsisA movie based on the original novel by Lee Hye-rin about a sports reporter who struggles to survive in the war of entertainment news.Release date in Korea : 2015 . ... Read more

Mass Wedding for N.Korean Defectors Held in Seoul

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Mass Wedding for N.Korean Defectors Held in Seoul

Couples bow to each other during a group wedding ceremony for North Korean defectors at a gymnasium in Seoul on Tuesday.

A mass wedding for North Korean defectors was held at a gymnasium in Seoul on Tuesday. The government organized the event in collaboration with the non-profit organization Happy World to help defectors who couldn”t have a wedding ceremony due to financial difficulties. . ... Read more

4 Adventurous Travelers Become Korean Air Poster Boys

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4 Adventurous Travelers Become Korean Air Poster Boys
From left, Seol Young-hyeong, Seo Yang-soo, Jeong Jun-oh and Choi Jin-taek Four adventurous men have become unlikely poster boys for a Korean Air campaign promoting travel to Russia.The four — Seo Yang-soo (33), Jeong Jun-oh (32), Choi Jin-taek (34) and Seol Young-hyeong (35) — made a habit of applying for cheap group trips abroad when they were at university. ... Read more

[Video] Added Korean drama "Orange Marmalade" episode 9

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[Video] Added Korean drama

Added episode 9 for the Korean drama “Orange Marmalade

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Orange Marmalade” (2015) Directed by Choi Seong-beom, Lee Hyeong-min Written by Moon So-san Network : KBS With Yeo Jin-goo, Seolhyun, Lee Jong-hyun, Kil Eun-hye, Yoon Ye-hee, Ahn Kil-kang,… Fri 22:35 Synopsis A popular web-toon and fantasy romance drama about a world in which vampires and humans exist together. The drama also holds a message about the prejudice towards weaker people in society. Broadcast starting date in Korea : 2015/05/15 . ... Read more