Tag: South Korea

37 English teachers in South Korea arrested and booked on charges for selling and using marijuana

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37 English teachers in South Korea arrested and booked on charges for selling and using marijuana

37 English teachers in South Korea, many of them foreigners, were arrested and booked on charges of smuggling, selling, and taking marijuana.

Included in the arrests were a South Korean nationals with U.S. residence and a Korean American. The two are accused of bringing 2 kilograms of hemp into South Korea through the U.S. military mail and selling them to 32 different buyers for a profit of $107,716. . ... Read more

North Korea launches three short-range rockets as Pope Francis visits South Korea

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North Korea launches three short-range rockets as Pope Francis visits South Korea

According to South Korea’s Ministry of Defense, shortly before Pope Francis arrived in Seoul, North Korea fired three short-range rockets.

A defense ministry official has stated that the rockets traveled 135 miles and were fired from multiple launchers along North Korea’s east coast. The third rocket was launched 35 minutes before Pope Francis’s estimated arrival in Seoul. . ... Read more

Choo Sarang makes a cute arrival in South Korea

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Choo Sarang makes a cute arrival in South Korea

Choo Sung Hoon“s “choovely” daughter Choo Sarang made a cute arrival in South Korea with possibly her “boyfriend,” Yuto.

A picture uploaded by her mother, Yano Shiho, on August 8 showed the two cutie pies dragging a big luggage bag by the handle together – A for teamwork!  Yano Shiho wrote, “We arrived in Korea.” . ... Read more

Choo Sarang and Yuto make a cute arrival in South Korea

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Choo Sarang and Yuto make a cute arrival in South Korea

Choo Sung Hoon“s “choovely” daughter Choo Sarang made a cute arrival in South Korea with her “boyfriend,” Yuto.

A picture uploaded by her mother, Yano Shiho, on August 8 showed the two young lovebirds dragging a big luggage bag by the handle together – A for teamwork! Yano Shiho wrote, “We arrived in Korea.” . ... Read more

WINNER to debut in South Korea and Japan in August and September; more teaser pics for “GRAND LAUNCH”

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WINNER to debut in South Korea and Japan in August and September; more teaser pics for “GRAND LAUNCH”

Following their first debut album video teaser “2-14 S/S GRAND LAUNCH” released back on August 1st, WINNER further revealed plans of their groundbreaking debut in Korea and Japan, as well as an upcoming tour in plan. . ... Read more

POP QUIZ: Where do you belong in South Korea?

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POP QUIZ: Where do you belong in South Korea?
SEE ALSO: Which “Roommate” Are You?Vacation time! What”s your mode of transportation? I”ll be sluggin” on this train thanks, choo choo. ✓ Car because I”m an independent man/woman who don”t need nobody to take me nowhurr. ... Read more

NSFW! There’s a “Love Museum” in South Korea that allows you to pose in the exhibits

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NSFW! There’s a “Love Museum” in South Korea that allows you to pose in the exhibits


This article is NSFW! 18+!

There’s a museum in South Korea, called the “Love Museum”, that lets you pose in all their exhibits.. and it’s as hilarious as it sounds. 
The main themes of the museum are Love & Sex, and even has 6 different galleries from “Ancient Erotic Art of the Joseon Dynasty” to “Contemporary Paintings & Sculptures”. . ... Read more

BEAST to hold “Beautiful Show 2014” concert tour in South Korea this August

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BEAST to hold “Beautiful Show 2014” concert tour in South Korea this August

BEAST announces that they will be holding a concert come August!

On June 29th, BEAST confirmed the news of a tour during their acceptance speech at a “Inkigayo” for winning first place with their song “Good Luck.” It was revealed that they will be having a concert titled “Beautiful Show 2014” on August 15th and 16th at Ilsan Kintex and will be expecting about 20,000 fans. . ... Read more

South Korea close to advancing to next round; needs win over Belgium and help from Russia

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South Korea close to advancing to next round; needs win over Belgium and help from Russia


South Korea is facing Belgium right now, in their final group match with the score being tied at 0-0. To advance to the next round, Korea will not only have to win this game, but also require help from Russia.
To advance to the next round, South Korea will need a win over Belgium as well as a tie in the Russia vs Algeria match, or an Algerian loss. . ... Read more

IU shares her vision for South Korea to become a nation where citizens can pay tax without feeling resentment

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IU shares her vision for South Korea to become a nation where citizens can pay tax without feeling resentment

IU (21) showed that she is wise beyond her years by sharing her vision for South Korea to become a nation which instills confidence and trust so that its citizens wouldn”t feel any resentment when it comes to paying tax.. ... Read more