Extramarital sex had been banned since 1953, but a panel of judges threw out the law Thursday. About 100,000 people have been prosecuted under the law.
Nieah, an R&B singer from South Korea, has all the makings of an R&B superstar. And the tracks to prove it.
It’s not just cellar gates that are unsafe for walking anymore.
Have you ever wanted to punch PMS right in the face?
“I feel like everything’s a lie, knowing Psy isn’t his real name.”
Heather Cho, the airline’s former vice president and the daughter of its owner, was found guilty of violating aviation safety law after ordering a taxiing plane to return to the gate following an argument over how she was served macadamia nuts. A judge said the incident “trampled on the integrity of humanity.”
Paws what you’re doing and read this.
South Korean officials charged Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick on Wednesday with violating transportation law. It’s the latest in a series of actions against the digital car service around the world.
Heather Cho, the daughter of the chair of Korean Air, turned a plane back after being served nuts in a bag and not on a plate, the BBC reported. Prosecutors said she should spend three years in jail.
Rescuers are searching for survivors following the sinking of a pollock-fishing vessel in the Bering Sea on Sunday night. Seven people have been rescued, but more than 40 remain missing.
Retailers are being threatened with prison if they sell unregistered versions of the controversial device.
“Hey! Can you pass me a blood towel?”
The discovery comes a day after prosecutors announced will seek the death penalty for the ship’s captain.
Lee Jook-seok was charged with murdering almost 300 people after abandoning the MV Sewol as it was sinking.
Fans gathering to watch girl band 4Minute fell more than 60 feet when a grate collapsed beneath them.
The two nations exchanged machine-gun fire across the border Friday after North Korea shot at balloons carrying anti-Pyongyang propaganda leaflets. The incident came as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was absent from a key anniversary ceremony.
Leader Kim Jong Un hasn’t been seen for weeks. His sister might be in charge? Or the military? What’s going on?
MICA, aka the Gollayan Sisters, from the Philippines are ready to take the music scene by storm. H/t Mia.
Sunday night people all across the world witnessed the supermoon, the largest and closest full moon of the year.
“If the United States administration tacitly approves or supports the release of this film, we will take a decisive and merciless countermeasure.”
Lions, and tigers, and bears… Olé!
There’s more than just potatoes…
The blast occurred in the south of Seoul. No deaths have been reported.
Coast guard chief Kim Suk-kyoon originally said 174 survived the April 16 disaster. The is the most recent of many government mishaps that families of victims have criticized.
Chung Hong-won, the country’s No. 2 ranking official, announced his immediate resignation on national television, and apologized for the government’s response to the ferry disaster that left more than 300 missing or dead.
UPDATE: South Korean police say the texts are likely hoaxes, as there no records of SMS or app activity coming from the ferry. It took approximately two hours for the ferry to sink, giving ample time for kids trapped on the ship to reach out to their parents.
At least 180 people are confirmed dead and nearly 120 others are missing as divers retrieve bodies in the ferry. The ship’s captain and 14 other crew members have been arrested.