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  1. Geologists Calculate Effect of Mt. Baekdu EruptionRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    An eruption of Mt. Baekdu on the border between North Korea and China could cause up to W11.2 trillion in damage to South Korea, geologists speculate .

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  2. Ban meets Republic of Korea's Prez, spotlights importance of post-2015 agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is on Thursday wrapping up his visit to the Republic of Korea following a meeting with the country's president Park Geun-hye and an appeal for greater dialogue across Asia, the United Nations confirmed on Thursday. The Secretary-General met with President Park and her cabinet ministers and senior advisors yesterday to discuss the critical importance of making progress on the post-2015 agenda, climate change, development assistance funding, protection of refugees and migrants, and other key global issues, according to a readout released by the UN spokespersons office.

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  3. In meeting with Republic of Korea President, Ban spotlights critical importance of post-2015 agendaRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | United Nations

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon meets with Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea, in Seoul. UN Photo/Evan Schneider 21 May 2015 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is today wrapping up his visit to the Republic of Korea following a meeting with the country's president Park Geun-hye and an appeal for greater dialogue across Asia, the United Nations confirmed today.

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  4. Jeju Air Becomes First Budget Carrier to Have 20 AircraftRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Jeju Air procured another aircraft for its fleet on Wednesday, making it the first Korean low-cost carrier to have 20 aircraft in total. Over the last five years, it has tripled its fleet of planes.

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  5. 'Great Game' For Asia: India's Modi Looks To Korea For ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star. I also wrote two books from that period, "Wider War: the Struggle for Cambodia, Thailand and Laos" and "Tell it to the Dead."

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  6. Jeju Forum calls for Asian trust buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Leading politicians and scholars on Thursday urged Asian nations to strive harder to foster multilateral cooperation to defuse geopolitical tensions, create "forward-looking" relations among them and keep the region's economic dynamism. Former Canadian Prime Minister Joe Clark, former Indonesian leader Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and other high-profile figures made their opening remarks at the 10th Jeju Forum for Peace and Prosperity.

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  7. S. Korea to announce bid for recovery of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Korea Herald

    South Korea will announce an open bid this week to select a company that will salvage a passenger ship that sank last year, killing over 300 people, the government said Thursday. The process will begin Friday with an official announcement of the bid, according to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries.

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  8. Jeju Forum to discuss path to Asian trus...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Korea Herald

    A three-day international conference on a wide range of regional and global issues including security, education and environment will begin on Jejudo Island on Wednesday, its organizers said. Under the main theme of "Towards a New Asia of Trust and Harmony," the 10th Jeju Forum for Peace and Prosperity is expected to bring together some 4,000 experts, government officials and politicians from some 50 countries.

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  9. Travel BitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Hadong Wild Tea Festival Hadong County in South Gyeongsang Province will host the 19th Hadong Wild Tea Cultural Festival from May 22-25. The festival will include programs to educate about Hadong's unique tea history that dates back to the Unified Silla era.

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  10. Crossing the Globe in Search of Authentic - EvangelicalismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Sojourners

    I went to a great baseball game on Sunday - in Seoul, South Korea. As my son Luke had told me, baseball is getting bigger and bigger in Korea, and several Korean players have now come to play in Major League Baseball here in the U.S. The Doosan Bears are the best team in South Korea, and they do play very good baseball, but what I most enjoyed was the amazing singing in the stands with fans harmonizing to beautiful team songs.

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  11. Busan picked as `Korean Route 1` for tourismRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Busan picked as `Korean Route 1` for tourism . MAY 14, 2015 07:24. . "Korean Route 1" that comprehensively encompasses culture and industry of different regions, has been publicized.

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  12. Wakamiya`s Review from Tokyo - A lesson from the forgery of official lettersRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | English Dong-A

    Wakamiya`s Review from Tokyo - A lesson from the forgery of official letters . MAY 14, 2015 07:24.

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  13. Brutal Killing Of N. Korea Military Chief Reflects Kim Jong-Un's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I have reported from Asia since covering the "Year of Living Dangerously" in Indonesia, 1965-66, and the war in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in the late 1960s-early 1970s for newspapers and magazines, including the Chicago Tribune and the old Washington Star. I also wrote two books from that period, "Wider War: the Struggle for Cambodia, Thailand and Laos" and "Tell it to the Dead."

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  14. Arts Avenue2015-05-13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Arirang TV

    Arario Museum, which transformed abandoned buildings into art museums, has begun its first exhibition. It breathed new life into three buildings in Jeju with works of art - Tapdong Cinema, Tapdong Bikeshop, and the Dongmun Motel.

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  15. Court reduces sentence for S. Korea ferry operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    A South Korean appeals court on Tuesday upheld manslaughter and embezzlement convictions against the CEO of the company operating the ill-fated Sewol ferry, but reduced his overall jail sentence from 10 to seven years. South Korean coast guard search for survivors near Sewol ferry that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon, at sea some 20 km off the island of Byungpoong, on April 17, 2014 The high court in the southern city of Gwangju agreed with a lower court verdict that Kim Han-Sik had allowed the passenger ferry to be routinely overloaded and approved illegal renovations to increase its passenger capacity.

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  16. Going Global2015-05-12Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Arirang TV

    In Germany, a special language and cultural camp for Korean teens is held around this time every year.Let's join the students. Taiwan has been tackling this problem since 1997, with a policy that helps the disabled get a decent job in societ y.

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  17. Should Budget Carriers Charge More for Exit Row Seats?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    Korean low-cost carriers have stirred up controversy for charging customers more for emergency exit row seats. The seats are next to the emergency doors and offer more legroom than ordinary seats in return for a short statement of willingness to man the doors in an emergency.

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  18. Demographic illustration, i3alda / Shutterstock.comRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Sojourners

    We are learning the demographic facts about the shift of world Christianity to the global South. But what does this mean? What is God doing? And what are we called to do? On the third and final day of the Jeju Forum in South Korea, these issues seemed to capture the focus of our attention and fueled a dialogue rich with probing questions and promising stories.

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  19. Im wins highest honor for Korean in VeniceRead the original story

    May 10, 2015 | Korea Herald

    Im Heung-soon, the winner of the Silver Lion award at this year's Venice Biennale for his documentary "Factory Complex," has gained recognition for entwining art and film in his documentaries that reflect on society, its people and their histories. The artist goes by a number of titles - cinematographer, director and scriptwriter.

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  20. North Korea fires ballistic missile from submarineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    North Korea said yesterday it had successfully test-fired a ballistic missile from a submarine, a step that would mark significant progress in the secretive state's military capabilities. It could pose a new threat to South Korea, Japan and the United States, which have tried to contain North Korea's growing nuclear and missile strength, military experts said.

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