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9 missing as fishing boat turns in southwest S. Korea

Seoul: Nine people went missing as a fishing boat capsized in southwestern South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Sunday.

South Korea: 500 evacuated as fire breaks out at Seoul slums

Seoul: About 500 people have been evacuated from their homes on Friday as fire broke out at the last remaining shanties in South Korean capital Seoul.

Japan secures top spot in Henley Passport Index ranking, Singapore, South Korea follow

London/IBNS: Japan has secured the first rank as the world's most powerful passport, allowing visa-free entry to 193 global destinations, according to the latest Henley Passport Index.

South Korea: Fire breaks out from parking tower

Seoul: A fire broke out on Monday morning from a parking tower in southeastern South Korea, with no casualty reported, according to Yonhap news agency.

North Korea fires three short-range ballistic missiles, claims South Korea

Pyongyang: North Korea is ending the year by launching  three short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea on Saturday, South Korean officials claimed on Saturday.

North Korean drone detected across border

Seoul: South Korean military officials have detected five North Korean drones across their mutual border,media reports said on Monday.

Squid Game actor O Yeong-su charged with sexual misconduct 

Seoul:  78-year-old Squid Game actor O Yeong-su has been charged with sexual misconduct, media reports said on Saturday.

North Korea fires suspected long-range ballistic missile toward the East Sea, South Korea

Pyongyang: North Korea fired an apparent long-range ballistic missile toward the East Sea on Friday, South Korean military said on Friday.

North Korea fires 1 SRBM toward East Sea, claims South Korea

Seoul: North Korea launched one short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) toward the East Sea on Wednesday, an episode which may further escalate tension between the two neighbouring nations, media reports said on Wednesday.

South Korea: Train derailment in Seoul leaves 30 people injured

Seoul: At least 30 passengers were injured when a train, in which they were travelling, derailed in Seoul city of South Korea on Sunday, media reports said.

North Korean missile lands close to South Korean waters, triggers tension: Reports

Seoul: North Korea has fired a missile towards the South that crossed the two countries' maritime border, triggering tension between the two nations.

151 dead, over 100 injured in South Korea's deadly stampede; Govt vows 'thorough investigation'

At least 151 people died and over 100 were injured in Saturday's stampede that resulted after a massive crowd poured into a prominent market in Seoul's Itaewon district for Halloween festivities.

South Korea: 146 dead, over 150 injured in stampede at Halloween event in Seoul

At least 146 people died and over 150 were injured in a stampede in South Korea's capital Seoul where a huge crowd poured into a prominent market for Halloween celebrations, media reports said citing officials. 

North Korea fires ballistic missile off east coast: Reports

Pyongyang: North Korea has fired at least one ballistic missile into waters off the east coast of the Korean Peninsula on Friday, media reports said.

Ontario successfully concludes mission to strengthen economic ties with South Korea and Japan

Toronto/IBNS: A successful trade mission (Sep 2-10) led by Vic Fedeli, Ontario's Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation, and Trade to South Korea and Japan to strengthen economic partnerships and forge new alliances has reportedly been concluded.