Apr 27, 2021 02:42 PM IST
In China, where Chloe Zhao was born, her history-making success has not been trumpeted or celebrated. State media in China remained silent as of Monday afternoon, with no mention of her win by either CCTV and Xinhua, the two main state-run outlets.
- Apr 09, 2021 12:55 PM IST
The shortage had led to problems for Hyundai over powertrain control unit parts, the agency added.
- Mar 25, 2021 10:43 AM IST
North Korea is banned from developing any ballistic missiles under UN Security Council resolutions, and is under multiple international sanctions over its weapons programmes.
- Mar 18, 2021 01:50 PM IST
After decades of national urbanisation and a long-gone birth control drive, the island of Nokdo encapsulates the demographic slump that saw the population of Asia's fourth-largest economy drop for the first time last year.
- Mar 15, 2021 07:04 PM IST
Inspired by their native balloon flower, residents of the Banwol and Bakji Islands, known as the ‘Purple Islands’, have painted their houses, roads and bridges in shades of the hue, and planted purple flowers such as lavender and asters to transform their town into a tourist attraction.
- Mar 10, 2021 01:23 PM IST
The increase will take South Korea's contribution this year to 1.18 trillion won ($1.03 billion).
- Feb 25, 2021 12:15 PM IST
Netflix, the California-based streaming giant, has identified South Korea as one of its keys to its success in the massive Asian market. It plans to spend on local content to boost subscribers.
- Feb 12, 2021 11:52 AM IST
The slow progress in India has raised fears that 5G will tread the same path as its predecessors 2G, 3G and 4G, which were delayed by 4 years, 10 years and 7 years respectively, as compared to its global execution.
- Feb 08, 2021 03:02 PM IST
The programme in the sprawling South Korean capital comes weeks after the country reported its first case of COVID-19 infection in an animal, involving a kitten.
- Jan 14, 2021 03:35 PM IST
Park became South Korea's first democratically elected leader to be thrown out of office when, in 2017, the Constitutional Court upheld a parliament vote to impeach her over a scandal that also landed the heads of two conglomerates in jail.
- Dec 31, 2020 08:23 PM IST
Gen Naravane arrived in Seoul on Monday and held separate talks with Minister of National Defence Suh Wook, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen Won In Choul and Minister of Defence Acquisition Planning Administration Gang Eun Ho.
- Dec 29, 2020 03:59 PM IST
This was the first time a fusion device sustained plasma for more than 10 seconds. More than 250 such tokamak devices have been built so far, but none have been able to achieve this feat thus far.
- Dec 25, 2020 03:45 PM IST
Level 3 restrictions would essentially mean a lockdown of Asia's fourth-largest economy, closing another 1.2 million businesses and allowing only essential workers into offices.
- Dec 21, 2020 05:06 PM IST
The troubled automaker has also applied for an autonomous restructuring support (ARS) programme which is a court designed process, M&M said in a regulatory filing.
- Nov 26, 2020 11:04 AM IST
Officials announced 583 new cases after several weeks of fresh infections ranging between around 100 and 300 - mostly from clusters at offices, schools, gyms and small gatherings in the greater Seoul area, as per the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency
- Nov 15, 2020 02:10 PM IST
Yakult ajummas have been credited with helping to establish South Korea’s taste for dairy, and are so ubiquitous they have become minor pop culture celebrities.
- Oct 22, 2020 03:13 PM IST
The deaths happened over the past week, including five reported Wednesday. Officials said two of the deaths might have resulted from anaphylactic shock, a serious allergic reaction, but gave no further details
- Sep 20, 2020 07:20 AM IST
South Korea’s extensive response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been praised around the world but has led to harassment and slander, raising questions about privacy protections.
- Sep 15, 2020 04:53 PM IST
The A.I. robot is equipped with food trays which can carry up to 30 kilograms and an LCD screen and speaker that communicate in both Korean and English.
- Sep 03, 2020 10:48 AM IST
South Koreans have been proud of their government’s handling of the novel coronavirus. New outbreaks raise doubt.
- Aug 25, 2020 01:19 PM IST
South Korea reported 280 new infections on Tuesday, taking the country's total to 17,945.
- Aug 22, 2020 12:00 PM IST
Yang Jiechi, a member of the Communist Party Politburo, was meeting South Korea's new national security adviser, Suh Hoon, in the southern port city of Busan to discuss coronavirus cooperation, bilateral relations and the situation surrounding the Korean Peninsula, the South Korean government said.
- Aug 18, 2020 12:22 AM IST
More than 90 percent components will be made in the state which would benefit its MSME sector. Work on identifying land near Lucknow and Yamuna Expressway for setting up the plant was on, a government spokesperson said.
- Aug 04, 2020 11:36 AM IST
South Korea's Supreme Court in 2018 ordered Nippon Steel to pay 100 million won ($83,800) each to four South Koreans as compensation for forced labor during World War II, angering Japan which says the issue of compensation was settled under a 1965 treaty and that the ruling violated international law.