Over 2 million dogs are killed for their meat every year in South Korea. Estimated to be a $2 billion industry, dog meat is most commonly eaten during the hot summer months in a spicy stew called “Boshintang." On a recent visit to South Korea, we went inside two farms where dogs would either be sold off as meat or to illegal dog fighting rings. Show More Summary
The actor stars as General Douglas MacArthur in 'Operation Chromite,' which tells the story of the secret mission X-Ray during the 1950 Korean War. read more
Russian Foreign Minister increased tensions on the Korean peninsula are caused by the North Korean leadership's irresponsible and unacceptable actions.
South Korean Foreign Minister said that Seoul wants to cooperate with Moscow and Beijing on the issue of response to Pyongyang’s recent nuclear test and rocket launch.
South Korea's Kang Sung-hoon fell one stroke shy of becoming only the seventh player to shoot a 59 on the PGA Tour as he surged into a tie for the lead after the second round of the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on Friday.
An American web designer has created a set of emojis that poke fun at the regime of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un while also mocking reality TV star Kim Kardashian's popular set of Internet icons.
A Korean man is facing hate crime, robbery, and assault charges after he allegedly beat and robbed Chinese women in separate incidents in Flushing. The Queens District Attorney's Office announced the indictment of Key S. Lee, 34, a former cab driver, yesterday. [ more › ]
You might not have heard of Gentle Monster yet, but give it a few months. The Korean eyewear brand has already amassed a huge following in Asia, and now it's ready to make a huge push in the U.S. It's already off to a great start, collaborating with the likes... More »
The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation on Friday broadening sanctions against North Korea, sending the measure to President Barack Obama to sign into law. Lawmakers said they wanted to make Washington's resolve...Show More Summary
1. The effect of sanctions on small and medium South Korean sized businesses is larger than those on North Korea. The Kaesong Industrial Zone obtains all of its raw materials from the South. Production is then carried out at Kaesong, and the finished goods are brought back to the South. Show More Summary
Fresh off a collaboration with The Hundreds, Korean label LIFUL returns with its very own Spring/Summer 2016 “Room 090” collection. Defined by a number of popular silhouettes, the collection attempts to replicate retro ’90s fashion through vintage cuts, vivid color treatments and choice accents. Show More Summary
Samsung's US share of the smartphone market may be closing in on Apple, but recent news from the supply chain could see Apple knock the financial wind out of the South Korean sails for the rest of the year.
North Korea’s fresh missile test has sent the shockwaves all over the Asia-Pacific region with tensions mountings after South Korea requested the deployment of US missile defense system on its territory.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se agreed to continue close coordination towards a robust and united international response to the DPRK’s violations of multiple UN Security Council Resolutions that threaten international peace and security, according to the statement of the US State Department.
Kim Jong Un also makes an appearance in the video released by the Korean Central News Agency
The South Korean National Defense Ministry said that a single battery of the US THAAD missile defense system deployed in South Korea would cost up to $1.25 billion for 48 interceptors.
South Korea and the U.S. are to begin talks on deploying a missile-defense system on the Korean Peninsula following North Korea’s controversial rocket launch last week, a South Korean official told Reuters on Friday. The talks are to focus on installing a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) unit with the U.S. Show More Summary
Key Lee, who is Korean, was arraigned Thursday, his 34th birthday, on charges including robbery and assault, both as a hate crime. He was ordered held on $500,000 bail.
Anxious to have the North Korean movie industry catch up to South Korea, Kim Jong-il kidnapped a top South Korean actress and director. And thats just the beginning.
In what could be one of the most dramatic moves that the North Korean government has made in the past weeks, it is said that Kim Jong Un had a top military officer executed for crimes related to corruption.