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Sat, July 20, 2019 | 18:33
Scandal victim: TWICE leader Jihyo bursts into tears on way to Japan concert
TWICE leader Jihyo, one of the much-mentioned Korean celebrities rumored to be victims of the Jung Joon-young sex video scandal, was seen crying at Gimpo International Airport on Monday.
| 2019-03-16 15:05
YG angry over rumors naming Jennie in sex video scandal
Korean entertainment juggernaut YG Entertainment is upset over an online rumor linking BLACKPINK's Jennie to the K-pop sex video scandal.
| 2019-03-15 16:25
YG founder, family suspected of tax dodging
CNBLUE guitarist joins sex video scandal: who's next?
Another name has been added to the list of K-pop stars allegedly involved in sex-for-business favors and video-sharing via online chatrooms - CNBLUE guitarist Lee Jong-hyun.
| 2019-03-15 14:30
K-pop sex scandal suspects face police probe [PHOTOS]
Jung Joon-young, third from left in front, charged with illegal filming and distribution of sex videos featuring himself and a variety of women dates, faced a mass of journalists when he arrived at Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency in Jongno-gu on Wednesday morning for questioning.
Law & Crime
| 2019-03-14 11:08
[FULL TEXT] Dirty talks among K-pop stars reconstructed
Police warn: Don't share unverified celebrity names involved in K-pop scandal
Valencia attacker Kang In debuts Team Korea
Teenager Lee Kang-in, a sensation in Spanish professional football league La Liga, has been called into the Korean national squad. Valencia CF's attacking midfielder recently accepted a call from Korean national team head coach Paulo Bento to join the squad for matches against Bolivia and Colombia on Mar. 22 and 26, respectively.
| 2019-03-12 16:14
AV idol: 'I'm interested in muscular Korean soldiers'
A Japanese adult video idol's possibly superficial response to Korean fans last week has cranked up the buzz barometer on YouTube, stoking enlisted Korean men's libidos.
| 2019-03-12 13:17
[INTERVIEW] 'Illusion of stability' hides truth about Rohingya camp
When the head of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) refugee camp for the Rohingya people at Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh visited Seoul late February, he wanted the government here and local donors to the organization to understand a truth undermined by many ― that people are being fooled by an “illusion of stability” when seeing the camp.
Europe & Africa
| 2019-03-12 09:13
K-Park fever: Bangkok gets taste of new model for snack food
Bangkok's large-scale shopping center Central World was packed with thousands of visitors on Friday. They were not shoppers - they came to see K-pop youngster Park Ji-hoon, who recently became a new face of popular Thai snack Masita Seaweed.
| 2019-03-10 12:49
Trump says he would be disappointed if Pyongyang resumed testing
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday he would be "very disappointed" if North Korea resumed the testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles, but insisted his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un remains good.
| 2019-03-09 11:33
Kim Jong-un touts economic growth amid rocket launch speculation
Seoul to consult closely with US for peace on peninsula: envoy to Washington
US says ready for dialogue with North Korea
Art fair celebrates 70th year of Philippines-Korea friendship
A visual arts event commemorating the 70th year of the Philippines-Korea bilateral relationship was held on Mar. 3 at the Seoul Global Center.
| 2019-03-07 21:49
Typhoon Danas to hit Korean Peninsula on Saturday
Korea-Japan dispute spreads to security
[INTERVIEW] Mr. Abe, you are not Trump
Korean dies after setting car on fire in front of Japanese embassy
Anti-Japan protest picks up steam
Moon, Abe, do some art!
Lotte bears brunt of Japan trade conflict
Sanctions halve North Korea's 2018 trade
Korea, North Macedonia establish diplomatic relations
Trump racist remarks
Celebrating Korea-Czech relations
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