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Health workers carry the body of a person who died of COVID 19 outside a field hospital in Mumbai, India, Tuesday, May 4, 2021. COVID 19 infections and deaths are mounting with...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korean President Moon Jae in on Monday welcomed a decision by two South Korean electric vehicle battery makers to settle a long running intellectual property dispute...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korean electronics maker LG said Monday it is getting out of its loss making mobile phone business to focus on electric vehicle components, robotics, artificial...
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TEHRAN, Iran Iran’s foreign minister told a visiting South Korean delegation Monday that the release of its vessel and crew seized by Iranian forces is a matter for the...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korea has reported 1, 062 new cases of the coronavirus, its third straight day of over 1, 000, as authorities in Seoul warn that hospital beds...
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The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency said Thursday the 583 additional cases in the past 24 hours took the national tally to 32, 318 including 515 deaths. South Korea has...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korean troops were engaged in an operation near the heavily fortified border with North Korea on Wednesday after detecting “unidentified personnel” there, the South’s...
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The numbers released by the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency on Thursday brought the national caseload to 24, 988, including 439 deaths. At least 54 infections were reported in a...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korea on Sunday urged North Korea to commit to its past disarmament pledges while expressing concerns over the North’s unveiling of a suspected new...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of South Korea has reported 323 new cases of the coronavirus as health officials prepare to tighten distancing restrictions in the greater capital area. The 16th...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of Health officials in South Korea ordered thousands of striking doctors to return to work as the country counted its 13th straight day of triple digit jumps...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of The United States and South Korea will begin their annual joint military exercises this week, Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said Sunday. But a spreading...
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SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of Thousands of anti government protesters, armed with umbrellas and raincoats, marched through the soggy streets of South Korea’s capital Saturday, ignoring official pleas to stay home...
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BANGKOK South Korea has reported 19 new cases of the coronavirus, most from the densely populated Seoul metropolitan area, where officials have been actively tracing transmissions linked to nightclubs...
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BANGKOK Japan’s government is holding a coronavirus task force meeting Thursday to get experts’ approval on a plan to lift a state of emergency in most areas except Tokyo...
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... from existing coal fired plants. — SKOREA’S CASES REMAIN LOW South......
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BERLIN Derided by many economists for years for insisting on a balanced budget and criticized for a health care system seen as bloated and overly expensive, Germany has found...
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BANGKOK Shares in Asia tumbled further on Thursday after the Dow industrials plunged 6.3 despite more government help for economies reeling from virus outbreaks. Stocks fell in Tokyo and...
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WASHINGTON The United States and South Korea are considering curtailing joint military exercises due to concerns about the spread of coronavirus, officials said Monday. After a meeting at the...
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BEIJING/SEOUL Reuters The new coronavirus has infected about 500 people in China’s prisons, almost half outside the province at the centre of the epidemic, authorities said on Friday, while...