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Dying for a better life: South Koreans fake their funerals for life lessons

06 Nov 2019

SEOUL A South Korean service is offering free funerals - but only to the living. | Video

Fans of K-pop band Big Bang gather for G-Dragon's military discharge

26 Oct 2019

YONGIN, South Korea Fans of K-pop boyband Big Bang gathered on Saturday to see band leader G-Dragon return to civilian life after his discharge from military service.

'Fight until the end' - South Korean 'comfort women' campaigner dies at 93

29 Jan 2019

SEOUL At 93, Kim Bok-dong died as she had lived for many years: at the heart of the controversy over Japan's use of forced labour in its wartime brothels.

'Family blooper' goes viral after Korea expert's kids crash BBC interview

15 Mar 2017

BUSAN, South Korea The man at the centre of a viral BBC interview who was unceremoniously interrupted by his children live on air said on Wednesday he was flattered by the many "gentle sentiments" his family had received after millions watched the video online. | Video

South Korea says to 'actively' consider filing WTO complaint against China

07 Mar 2017

SEOUL South Korea will consider filing a complaint against China to the World Trade Organization over what it described as trade retaliation for the deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system outside of Seoul, the ruling party said on Tuesday.

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