South Korea’s imprisoned Jehovah’s Witnesses reportedly account for more than 90 percent of all imprisoned conscientious objectors in the world.
Hear about travel to northern South Korea as the Amateur Traveler talks to Katie of aroundtheworldinktdays.com about the area of South Korea where she is living. Katie says “The northern part of […] The post Travel to Northern SouthShow More Summary
Thongchai Jaidee, a 45-year-old former paratrooper, will be playing the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea this week with players like Jordan Spieth and Jason Day, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott.
Rex Beisel designed the legendary F4U Corsair fighter, a World War II piston heavyweight that served through the Korea conflict and was “one of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps’ finest fighters,” according to the National Naval Aviation Museum. But Beisel also invented the F7U Cutlass jet, which was not...
Watching avant-garde theatre in South Korea. A little confounding. A little boring. And yet, exhilarating. The Asia Cultural Center Theater in Gwangju, South Korea, was inaugurated recently, with a three-week-long festival from September 4 to 21. Show More Summary
Gwangju Jeil High School, with an enrollment of 840 boys, has produced four of the 16 Korea natives to play in the majors, including the Pirates’ Jung Ho Kang.
Earlier this year we heard rumors that Samsung was exploring the idea of a dual camera setup for its phones. It was then rumored that the 2016 Samsung Galaxy S7 would feature said setup, but now a rumor out of Korea has suggested that...Show More Summary
Jim Furyk out of Presidents Cup in South Korea with wrist injury, replaced by JB Holmes
J.B. Holmes will replace the injured Jim Furyk on the U.S. Presidents Cup team for next week's matches in South Korea, with Furyk attending the biennial team competition as an assistant captain, U.S. captain Jay Haas said on Friday.
(1) The United States is on average much more violent than other developed nations. For example, here are the most recently available homicide rate per 100,000 inhabitants for ten countries: Canada: 1.6 South Korea: 0.6 Denmark: 0.8 Ireland: 1.2 UK: 1.0 Italy: 0.9 Spain: 0.8 Australia: 1.1 China: 1.0 United State: 4.7 (2) Both the […]
A booming biotech business in South Korea has new customers in America, because everyone wants to clone their dog. (more…)
Brittany Musumeci, 23, was a recent music graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her elder sister, Alexis Musumeci, 24, was an Air Force staff sergeant, heading for an assignment in Korea. Both were killed when their Toyota was hit by a jeep as they returned home from a day out at Disneyland. The jeep driver was critically injured. […]
The 10 best moments from the Presidents Cup, which will be played Oct. 8-11 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea:
After purchasing an iPhone 5s upon my arrival in Korea, I noticed the shutter sound wouldn’t turn off. Confused as to what why, I returned to the store to fix the issue. The staff informed me that all phones made in Korea are required to make that sound. At the time, I didn’t think much of it,... Continue reading
The Busan International Film Festival just started its 20th anniversary run, with plenty of drama on screen and off. The opening night film on Thursday was the world premiere of the Indian drama "Zubaan," which tells the story of a young Indian man who moves to a big city to pursue his dream of...
All good things come in threes as Damen delivers the third vessel of the year, from the Damen Fast Ferry (DFFe) series to South Korean operators. Having
Rosters for the Presidents Cup, to be played Oct. 8-11 at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea (c-captain's pick):
A capsule look at the International team for the Presidents Cup, to be played Oct. 8-11 at Jack Nicklaus Club Korea in Incheon, South Korea. Listed in the order they made the team: