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The Washington Post
SKorean city full of grief prepares for more
A mourner weeps as he pays tribute to the victims of the sunken ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast at a gymnasium, in Ansan, South Korea, Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Grief for a Wife Lost at Sea
A candlelight vigil for missing students is held in Ansan, where most of them lived.
Obamas Asia tour Beyond geopolitical fad its need of hour
President Barack Obama starts Tuesday a tour, to re-emphasize his Asia Pacific rebalance, which he was forced to abandon because of the government shutdown last fall.
South Korea: North may be close to nuclear test
North Korea could be preparing to carry out a fourth nuclear test, South Korea said today, citing increased activity at its main test site, just days ahead of a visit to Seoul by US President Barack Obama.
EHotelier Global Hospitality News
Grand InterContinental Seoul Parnas has recently reopened, marking its 25th anniversary as in the heart of Korea's capital city, following an extensive 10-month refurbishment by design and construction organisation, Rockwell Group.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
People's Daily Online
Abe rapped for war shrine offering
A wooden sign reading "Prime Minister Shinzo Abe" is seen on a ritual offering from the prime minister to Yasukuni Shrine at the shrine in Tokyo in this picture taken by Kyodo April 21, 2014.
"The captain always goes down with the ship." This old seafarer's adage, which has come to have the force of a moral principle, was violated in tragic fashion in South Korea this past week.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
'Very moving to see Thai prayers for Koreans in distress'
South Korean Ambassador Jeon Jae Man speaks to Nation Multimedia Group Editor-in-Chief Thepchai Yong about the ferry tragedy near South Korea's Jindo Island and more.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Successful Korean designer Son Jung Wan launches e-commerce site
South Korean designer Son Jung Wan can count many celebrities as clients, including Kelly Rutherford, Kelly Bensimon , and Adrienne Bailon.
2 Pinoys rescued from sunken ferry
Two Filipino entertainers were among the passengers who were rescued from a ferry that sank off South Korea earlier this week.
Vice-Principal Rescued From Ferry Found Hanged
Kang Min-Kyu, 52, was one of more than 300 teachers and students on board the Sewol ferry and was reported missing on Thursday night.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Captain's orders under scrutiny in S. Korea ferry disaster
Crew member says captain's 1st message to 475 people on ship was to stay put, and by time evacuation order came, it was too late for many.
South Korea ferry: Powerful images show dramatic rescue operation as...
Nine people have been confirmed dead after the ferry carrying more than 470 people, many of them high school students, capsized in South Korea Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Japan, S.Korea Diplomats Meet In Seoul -NHK World English
Senior government officials from Japan and South Korea have discussed the issue of the so-called comfort women as a part of their effort to improve the strained bilateral relationship.
Insurance Journal West
South Korea Says 293 Missing After Ferry Sinks En Route to Jeju Island
South Korea's government said 293 people remain missing after a ferry carrying hundreds of high school students sank en route to the resort island of Jeju.
284 missing, 4 dead in South Korea ferry disaster
South Korean coast guard officers try to rescue passengers from a ferry sinking in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
Georgian- South Korean business workshop held in Seoul
The event was organized by the Georgian National Investment Agency, the Georgian embassy in South Korea and the Federation of Korean Industries , the Georgian National Investment Agency told Trend on April 15. The heads of about 30 leading Korean companies attended the event.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
S. Korea ferry with 450 passengers sinks
South Korean coastguard vessels and helicopters pulled passengers off a stricken ferry as it sank Wednesday off the southern coast with around 450 passengers on board -- mostly high school students.
Thanh Nein News
Film fest brings Vietnamese flicks to Seoul
Five Vietnamese films will be featured in the first ever Vietnamese film festival in Seoul, South Korea on on April 16-19.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Germany awards professors for boosting culture, research ties
German Ambassador to South Korea Rolf Mafael presented two Korean professors with awards in Seoul on Thursday for their efforts in developing cooperation in scientific research and academic scholarship, and for facilitating the study of German language here in South Korea.