All posts tagged "topstories"

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    Hong Sang-soo’s latest film invited to about 20 overseas film festivals

    SEOUL, March 28 (Yonhap) — South Korean director Hong Sang-soo’s award-winning “On the Beach at Night Alone” has received invitations to about 20 overseas film festivals, the film’s local distributor said Tuesday. The invitations arrived over a...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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    Naver beats Google in Android maps used by S. Koreans

    SEOUL, March 28 (Yonhap) — The mobile map app powered by South Korea’s top portal operator Naver Corp. attracted more local Android users than the map app made by U.S. giant Google Inc., data showed Tuesday. According...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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    Trump’s budget: Build up military, build the wall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unveiled a $1.15 trillion budget Thursday, proposing a far-reaching overhaul of federal spending that would slash many domestic programs to finance a big increase for the military and make a down...

    • Posted March 16, 2017
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    T-ara to release its last album in entirety in May

    SEOUL, March 16 (Yonhap) — K-pop girl group T-ara will drop its last album entirety in May before the members’ contracts with a management agency expires the same month, the group’s agency said Thursday. The album will...

    • Posted March 16, 2017
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    Ex-Wonder Girls member Sunmi joins new management agency

    SEOUL, March 14 (Yonhap) — South Korean pop singer Sunmi has signed up with a new management agency after leaving JYP Entertainment following the disbandment of Wonder Girls early this year, her new company announced on Tuesday....

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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    Director Hong Sang-soo confirms romance with actress Kim Min-hee

    SEOUL, March 13 (Yonhap) — Award-winning Korean filmmaker Hong Sang-soo on Monday publicly admitted to being in a relationship with actress Kim Min-hee for the first time since media speculations on their relationship emerged last June. “I...

    • Posted March 13, 2017
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    Court upholds impeachment of Park, removes her from office

    SEOUL, March 10 (Yonhap) — The Constitutional Court upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye Friday, removing her from office after a 92-day leadership crisis and triggering a presidential election in the weeks to come. The ruling,...

    • Posted March 10, 2017
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