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Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s post battery humiliation  

They will be priced below 700,000 won (USD 616) and sales are slated to start July 7.

27 Jun 2017 12:31 PM

Arun Jaitley to participate in annual meeting of AIIB

Seminar will focus on the key achievements of the government and long-term investment opportunities in India.

14 Jun 2017 9:50 AM

North Korea's Unit 180, the cyber warfare cell that worries the West

North Korea has been blamed in recent years for a series of online attacks, mostly on financial networks, over a dozen of countries.

21 May 2017 10:08 AM

North and South Korea women face off in Pyongyang football match

South Korea's flag flew and its anthem sounded in Pyongyang as its women's football team played out a 1-1 draw with their neighbours.

07 Apr 2017 6:04 PM

Testing time: Can the Galaxy S8 be unlocked with a photo?

The smartphone’s facial technology was unsuccessful at recognising the right “face.”

02 Apr 2017 12:24 PM


North Korea missile explodes after launch

US, South Korean militaries detect failed launch as urgency over North threats grows.

23 Mar 2017 1:20 AM

Park’s exit leads to a Seoul power vacuum

This simmering anti-establishment sentiment is waiting to be tapped by a credible outsider.

20 Mar 2017 2:36 AM

North Korea threat looms over US envoy Tillerson's Asia trip

Tillerson arrived in Tokyo late Wednesday at the start of his four-day, three-nation tour.

15 Mar 2017 8:34 PM

S Korea’s Moon Jae-In vows ‘new history’ after Park’s impeachment

A presidential election is to be held within 60 days of the ruling, with local media suggesting May 9 as the most likely date.

13 Mar 2017 10:31 AM

South Korea's long-time 'princess' dethroned in disgrace

She leaves them in disgrace, crippled by a corruption scandal that made her the country's first head of state to be removed by impeachment.

10 Mar 2017 11:06 AM


North Korea warns of 'actual war' after firing ballistic missiles, US hits back

Robert Wood, U.S. Disarmament Ambassador, condemned North Korea's tests as its latest violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions.

07 Mar 2017 6:27 PM

We will soon live beyond 90: Study

US life expectancy is already lower than most other high-income countries.

22 Feb 2017 3:11 AM

Samsung chief faces long day as South Korean court weighs arrest warrant

The prosecutor's office has accused Lee, 48, of paying bribes totalling 43 billion won to organisations linked to Choi Soon-sil.

17 Jan 2017 5:17 PM

Ban Ki-moon returns home to South Korea, hints at presidency run

Ex-UN chief is one of the front runners to succeed impeached South Korean President Park .

13 Jan 2017 2:18 AM

Japan PM urges Seoul to end statue stalemate

South Korea is expected to have a new administration following the impeachment of Park but Mr Abe demanded the accord be honoured.

09 Jan 2017 1:34 AM


United Nations chief slams Park’s governance

Ban on Friday said South Korea had never experienced such political turmoil except during the 1950-53 Korean War.

20 Dec 2016 2:51 AM

Investigators plan to raid S Korean presidential palace

Park has formally been identified as a suspect in the criminal investigation -- a first for a sitting South Korean president.

16 Dec 2016 10:29 AM

Will accept impeachment: South Korean President

The motion would then require the approval of the Constitutional Court, whose deliberations could take up to six months.

07 Dec 2016 5:25 AM

S Korea enters crucial week with impeachment vote

If impeached, Park's presidential powers will be suspended until country's Constitutional Court determines whether to formally unseat her.

05 Dec 2016 2:15 PM

South Korean opposition seeks to impeach President Park next week

The opposition had planned to call for vote on whether to impeach Park over snowballing scandal involving shadowy longtime confidante.

02 Dec 2016 3:27 PM