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'Hanging Garden' of Seoul, Seoullo 7017 opens
'Hanging Garden' of Seoul, Seoullo 7017 opens

  South Korea's busy capital has a brand new tourist attraction. In some sense it's [ ... ]

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TPP countries agree to revive trade deal without U.S.
TPP countries agree to revive trade deal without U.S.

  Asia-Pacific trade ministers have agreed to explore options for continuing with th [ ... ]

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Sword dancing Trump sheaths campaign rhetoric on Saudi trip
Sword dancing Trump sheaths campaign rhetoric on Saudi trip

  President Trump is to give a speech on Islam during his official visit to Saudi Ar [ ... ]

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Teen killed after car driven into New York pedestrians
Teen killed after car driven into New York pedestrians

  A teenager was killed and 22 others injured when a speeding driver, who police sai [ ... ]

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Pippa Middleton leaves church as a married woman
Pippa Middleton leaves church as a married woman

  Pippa Middleton and James Matthews leave the church in Berkshire as a married coup [ ... ]

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Fattest Wild Monkey alive?
Fattest Wild Monkey alive?

  In Thailand, a morbidly obese wild monkey who gorged himself on junk food left beh [ ... ]

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Melbourne cat longest in the world? Fattest too?
Melbourne cat longest in the world? Fattest too?

  A cat called Omar from Melbourne has caught the eye of Guinness World Records, aft [ ... ]

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Wind turbine blade crushes lorry
Wind turbine blade crushes lorry

  A giant wind turbine blade fell across a German motorway and crushed a lorry, injuri [ ... ]

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Huge World War Two bomb blown up
Huge World War Two bomb blown up

  Drone footage shows huge World War Two bomb being blown up.   Report by Ma [ ... ]

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Elon Musk's latest SpaceX rocket launched
Elon Musk's latest SpaceX rocket launched

  SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. &nbs [ ... ]

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Trump scandals are 'Watergate size' says John McCain
Trump scandals are 'Watergate size' says John McCain

  Over in the U.S.   James Comey the fired FBI director... claims to have evi [ ... ]

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3D-printed electric skateboard
3D-printed electric skateboard

  A Berlin-based startup is breaking out onto the skateboarding scene in a bid to ma [ ... ]

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N. Korea behind WannaCry ransomware?
N. Korea behind WannaCry ransomware?

  Since late last week malicious software has been taking computers hostage in an un [ ... ]

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China pledges US$124 bil. for new Silk Road
China pledges US$124 bil. for new Silk Road

  China's President Xi Jinping has pledged to invest around 124 billion U.S. dollars [ ... ]

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Korean Cuisine Revisited
Korean Cuisine Revisited

  Korean cuisine is creating waves in the restaurant sector, fueling the popularity of [ ... ]

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Malaysian authorities seize hundreds of endangered tortoises
Malaysian authorities seize hundreds of endangered tortoises

  Malaysian authorities seize hundreds of endangered tortoises worth 1.2 million rin [ ... ]

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New Korean President Moon Jae-in brings positive vibe to stock markets
New Korean President Moon Jae-in brings positive vibe to stock markets

  American shares closed lower on Thursday... as retail stocks plunged. Korean sh [ ... ]

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Helicopter crashes as it attempts to land on superyacht
Helicopter crashes as it attempts to land on superyacht

  A helicopter has crashed in Norway as it attempted to land on a superyacht, inju [ ... ]

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New S. Korean Administration's Response to N. Korea's Missile Test
New S. Korean Administration's Response to N. Korea's Missile Test

  To delve deeper into the rapid developments following North Korea's first provoc [ ... ]

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Escape from 15 great white sharks
Escape from 15 great white sharks

  Paddle-boarders in California are told by the Sheriff’s Department to leave the  [ ... ]

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Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries
Massive ransomware attack hits 99 countries

  Tens of thousands of ransomware attacks are targeting organizations around the wor [ ... ]

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Amateur video captures moment car bomb explodes in Thailand
Amateur video captures moment car bomb explodes in Thailand

  Amateur footage captures the moment a car bomb explodes outside a shopping centre  [ ... ]

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Rare albino orangutan rescued
Rare albino orangutan rescued

  The Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation is asking for the public to help name a r [ ... ]

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Trump fires FBI chief James Comey
Trump fires FBI chief James Comey

  President Donald Trump has fired the head of the FBI, James Comey, in the midst of [ ... ]

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Moon Jae-in sworn in as Korea's new president
Moon Jae-in sworn in as Korea's new president

  There were no surprises in this snap election. The long-time liberal lawmaker and [ ... ]

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Elderly woman gets hit by truck and walks away
Elderly woman gets hit by truck and walks away

  CCTV footage shows the moment an elderly woman is hit by a truck in Poland. &nbs [ ... ]

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Vote counting for Korea's 19th presidential election - fair?
Vote counting for Korea's 19th presidential election - fair?

  With polling stations for the 19th presidential election closing right as we sta [ ... ]

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Baseball-sized hailstones batter vehicles in Denver
Baseball-sized hailstones batter vehicles in Denver

  A freak hail storm over the US city of Denver shattered windows and caused the cit [ ... ]

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Swimming across the US-Mexico border
Swimming across the US-Mexico border

  A group of international athletes swam across the US-Mexico border as a sign of so [ ... ]

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Macron appeals to Le Pen voters with election victory speech
Macron appeals to Le Pen voters with election victory speech

  Delivering his election victory speech outside the Louvre, Emmanuel Macron reaches [ ... ]

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Hundreds of inmates escape overcrowded prison in Indonesia
Hundreds of inmates escape overcrowded prison in Indonesia

  Police are recapturing hundreds of inmates that escaped an overcrowded prison with [ ... ]

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1000 cycle London’s streets in their finest tweed
1000 cycle London’s streets in their finest tweed

  1000 cyclists have taken part in this year’s Tweed Run where participants don  [ ... ]

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Two dead after shocking cargo plane crash in West Virginia
Two dead after shocking cargo plane crash in West Virginia

  The pilot and co-pilot of a cargo plane contracted by UPS have died after it went  [ ... ]

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The Queen meets Aung San Suu Kyi
The Queen meets Aung San Suu Kyi

  The Queen has held a meeting with Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi at Bucking [ ... ]

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Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady, hints at further hikes
Federal Reserve keeps interest rates steady, hints at further hikes

  The U.S. Federal Reserve is keeping its benchmark interest rate steady. But the [ ... ]

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May the Fourth be with you: Fans dress up for Star Wars Day
May the Fourth be with you: Fans dress up for Star Wars Day

  Dozens of Star Wars fans in Taiwan get together in costumes to celebrate world Sta [ ... ]

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The Duke of Edinburgh's greatest gaffes caught on camera
The Duke of Edinburgh's greatest gaffes caught on camera

  After the announcement from Buckingham Palace that the 95-year-old Duke of Edinbur [ ... ]

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Donald Trump confident of Mideast peace deal
Donald Trump confident of Mideast peace deal

  Donald Trump says he'll "do whatever is necessary" to reach a Mideast peace agreem [ ... ]

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Early voting finds popularity as turnout surpasses 4-million mark on first day
Early voting finds popularity as turnout surpasses 4-million mark on first day

  Korea's presidential election is set to take place next Tuesday. But current esti [ ... ]

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Korean developers combine robotics and virtual reality to advance VR entertainment
Korean developers combine robotics and virtual reality to advance VR entertainment

  Korean developers are combining robotics and virtual reality. Among their creatio [ ... ]

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Blast kills 12 in train tunnel being built in China
Blast kills 12 in train tunnel being built in China

  Authorities say 12 people were killed and 12 injured after a suspected gas explo [ ... ]

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Missing surfer rescued after 32 hours at sea
Missing surfer rescued after 32 hours at sea

  The man who rescued a surfer who was missing at sea for 32 hours says it was extre [ ... ]

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New photo of Princess Charlotte released for her birthday
New photo of Princess Charlotte released for her birthday

  A new photo of Princess Charlotte, taken by her mum, the Duchess of Cambridge, h [ ... ]

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Japan sends huge warship to protect US supply vessel
Japan sends huge warship to protect US supply vessel

  Japan has dispatched its biggest warship to protect a US supply vessel as it heads [ ... ]

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Apple leads Nasdaq to new highs
Apple leads Nasdaq to new highs

  U.S. shares closed mostly higher on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq setting a [ ... ]

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Horrifying moment a killer tornado in Texas approaches
Horrifying moment a killer tornado in Texas approaches

  Tornadoes strike a small city in the East of Texas, killing at least five people and [ ... ]

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Boy's Etch a Sketch helps diagnose his brain tumour
Boy's Etch a Sketch helps diagnose his brain tumour

  A seven-year-old boy who suffered months of headaches that left doctors baffled wa [ ... ]

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Scientists a step closer to creating artificial life
Scientists a step closer to creating artificial life

  The creation of artificial life. A staple of horror and science fiction movies... [ ... ]

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Royal Culture Festival to bring back splendor of Joseon Dynasty
Royal Culture Festival to bring back splendor of Joseon Dynasty

  The third Royal Culture Festival has kicked off at Seoul's Gyeongbokgung Palace.  [ ... ]

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Korean Superwoman runs for President
Korean Superwoman runs for President

  Eleven days to go. In less that eleven days time, the nation will head to the poll [ ... ]

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Preparing for war: North Korea stages massive drill
Preparing for war: North Korea stages massive drill

  North Korean state broadcaster KRT has televised dramatic footage of Kim Jong-un s [ ... ]

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Fastest civilian aircraft ever made?
Fastest civilian aircraft ever made?

  A plane, set to be the fastest ever made, is expected to have its first public fli [ ... ]

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New Chinese aircraft carrier '6 times more powerful' than existing Liaoning
New Chinese aircraft carrier '6 times more powerful' than existing Liaoning

  China has launched its second aircraft carrier... but the first it has ever built  [ ... ]

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Groundbreaking artificial womb could save premature babies
Groundbreaking artificial womb could save premature babies

  Succesful animal testing suggests an incubation system that mimics the womb could  [ ... ]

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Caterpillars that enjoy eating plastic bags
Caterpillars that enjoy eating plastic bags

  Plastic-eating caterpillars could provide the answer to reducing plastic waste in  [ ... ]

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Thai man kills baby daughter on Facebook Live
Thai man kills baby daughter on Facebook Live

  Police in Thailand say a man filmed himself on Facebook Live killing his baby da [ ... ]

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Ivanka Trump heckled for defending father at women's summit
Ivanka Trump heckled for defending father at women's summit

  Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka was booed and hissed at for describing her father a [ ... ]

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Obama opens first post-presidential event with a joke
Obama opens first post-presidential event with a joke

  Former US President Barack Obama held his first official event after leaving offic [ ... ]

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New fashion show a success in Ethiopia
New fashion show a success in Ethiopia

  People with disabilities in Ethiopia are now able to order bespoke designer clothi [ ... ]

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29 tortoises have been rescued from smugglers
29 tortoises have been rescued from smugglers

  29 tortoises were found and rescued by Peru-Ecuador border officials during routin [ ... ]

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Incredible images beamed from International Space Station
Incredible images beamed from International Space Station

  The Orbital ATK's Cygnus resupply ship docks with vital supplies for the Expeditio [ ... ]

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The Queen's 91st birthday marked with a bang
The Queen's 91st birthday marked with a bang

  Her Majesty the Queen celebrates her 91st birthday, marked today with the traditio [ ... ]

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G20 members reach 'consensus' protectionism damages global economy
G20 members reach 'consensus' protectionism damages global economy

  G20 member nations have reached a broad consensus that trade protectionism would b [ ... ]

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China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft
China launches first unmanned cargo spacecraft

  China launches its first unmanned cargo spacecraft on a mission to the new Tiangon [ ... ]

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Flying cars could be here sooner than you think
Flying cars could be here sooner than you think

  Slovakian start-up company AutoMobil have showcased their innovative flying car wh [ ... ]

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Police officer shot dead in central Paris
Police officer shot dead in central Paris

  One police officer is killed and another is injured in a shooting in central Paris [ ... ]

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Three people have died as thousands protest in Venezuela
Three people have died as thousands protest in Venezuela

  Three people have been killed after thousands of people faced off against police i [ ... ]

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Trump targets H-1B visa in latest immigration order
Trump targets H-1B visa in latest immigration order

  President Donald Trump has targeted the H-1B visa in his latest immigration reform,  [ ... ]

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New Coffee from Sunchang beans
New Coffee from Sunchang beans

  When coffee harvesting comes into mind, most of us imagine coffee beans being grow [ ... ]

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'Facebook killer' takes own life after police chase
'Facebook killer' takes own life after police chase

  A man suspected of killing a 74-year-old man in Ohio and posting a video of the in [ ... ]

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French police thwart 'imminent terror attack'
French police thwart 'imminent terror attack'

  French police arrest two men suspected of plotting an 'imminent terror attack'.  [ ... ]

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Theresa May announces snap general election for June 8th
Theresa May announces snap general election for June 8th

  Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a general election for June 8th, saying i [ ... ]

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Melania nudge saves Trump from a patriotic faux pas
Melania nudge saves Trump from a patriotic faux pas

  First Lady Melania Trump was forced to remind her President husband to put his han [ ... ]

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Facebook Live shooting: 'We need Steve to turn himself in'
Facebook Live shooting: 'We need Steve to turn himself in'

  Cleveland Mayor and Police Chief hold a joint press conference after Steve Stephen [ ... ]

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Prosecutors indict Park Geun-hye, wrap up corruption scandal probe
Prosecutors indict Park Geun-hye, wrap up corruption scandal probe

  Park Geun-hye is indicted on bribery and other charges related to the massive corr [ ... ]

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North Korea's attempted missile launch fails
North Korea's attempted missile launch fails

  North Korea tried to launch a missile on its east coast and failed. This latest p [ ... ]

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Princess Diana memorial garden opens at Kensington Palace
Princess Diana memorial garden opens at Kensington Palace

  A memorial garden for Diana, Princess of Wales has opened at Kensington Palace mar [ ... ]

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Robots evolve from helpers to friends
Robots evolve from helpers to friends

  Even at this point of the 4th industrial revolution, robots are already impactin [ ... ]

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Mickey Mouse helps Disneyland Paris celebrate 25 years
Mickey Mouse helps Disneyland Paris celebrate 25 years

  Disneyland Paris has continued its 25th anniversary celebrations with a musical nu [ ... ]

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Tens of thousands of people demonstrate in Hungary
Tens of thousands of people demonstrate in Hungary

  Tens of thousands of people have demonstrated in Hungary to oppose government poli [ ... ]

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20,000 watch actor playing Jesus for 20 years in London
20,000 watch actor playing Jesus for 20 years in London

  Dramatic footage has been released of the moment a child fell between a train and  [ ... ]

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Dramatic escape after boy falls between train and platform
Dramatic escape after boy falls between train and platform

  Dramatic footage has been released of the moment a child fell between a train and  [ ... ]

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Man loses leg after trespassing on train tracks
Man loses leg after trespassing on train tracks

  Footage showing people narrowly avoiding being hit by speeding trains as they tres [ ... ]

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Truck rams into gun store in Florida and thieves take arms
Truck rams into gun store in Florida and thieves take arms

  Surveillance shows a blue truck smashing through the front of the Sunshine State A [ ... ]

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Samsung back with new Galaxy S8
Samsung back with new Galaxy S8

  Samsung unveiled its new flagship smartphone to the media in Seoul. The Korean te [ ... ]

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Trump steps back from labeling China currency manipulator
Trump steps back from labeling China currency manipulator

  President Trump says... he will NOT label China a currency manipulator,... steppin [ ... ]

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Adorable baby giraffe born at Houston Zoo
Adorable baby giraffe born at Houston Zoo

  The Houston Zoo in Texas has announced a baby Masai giraffe was born this week.  [ ... ]

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85-year-old aims to be oldest Everest climber
85-year-old aims to be oldest Everest climber

  An 85-year-old climber is attempting to climb Mount Everest to regain his title as [ ... ]

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Two-thirds of Great Barrier Reef hit by coral bleaching
Two-thirds of Great Barrier Reef hit by coral bleaching

  New aerial surveys show how two bleaching events close together have devastated a  [ ... ]

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Dramatic footage shows moment car flips over roundabout
Dramatic footage shows moment car flips over roundabout

  A Coventry woman who was drunk on vodka and flipped her car over a roundabout and  [ ... ]

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Sewol-ho ferry returns to land after 1,091 days
Sewol-ho ferry returns to land after 1,091 days

  Nearly three years after the Sewol-ho ferry sank off the southwest coast of South  [ ... ]

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Video shows passenger being dragged from plane
Video shows passenger being dragged from plane

  A video of a man being dragged from his seat on a United Airlines flight has spark [ ... ]

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117 N. Korean workers in Malaysia go missing: Borneo Post
117 N. Korean workers in Malaysia go missing: Borneo Post

  A group of North Koreans working in the coal mines and doing construction on Malay [ ... ]

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40 dead after twin explosions in Egypt churches
40 dead after twin explosions in Egypt churches

  Two blasts targeting Coptic Christians in Alexandria and Tanta killed at least 40  [ ... ]

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Scarlett Johansson finds Ivanka Trump 'baffling'
Scarlett Johansson finds Ivanka Trump 'baffling'

  Scarlett Johansson has said she finds Ivanka Trump's ambitions as a public advocat [ ... ]

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Syrian Americans respond to US airstrikes in Syria
Syrian Americans respond to US airstrikes in Syria

  President Trump's decision to intervene in Syria has had a mixed reaction among Sy [ ... ]

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Trump-Xi agree on 100-day plan to boost trade, face North Korea dilemma
Trump-Xi agree on 100-day plan to boost trade, face North Korea dilemma

  We start with the big summit in Florida...   Both sides are saying the first  [ ... ]

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Lorry rams through central Stockholm killing three
Lorry rams through central Stockholm killing three

  At least three people have died after a lorry was driven into a department store i [ ... ]

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The Arctic suffers warmest winter on record
The Arctic suffers warmest winter on record

  The Arctic has suffered its warmest winter on record and sea ice is shrinking. & [ ... ]

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Visually impaired man saved after falling onto train tracks
Visually impaired man saved after falling onto train tracks

  Two people risked their own lives in Atlanta, Georgia when a visually impaired man f [ ... ]

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Trump and Xi to clash on North Korea issue
Trump and Xi to clash on North Korea issue

  Thursday's U.S.-China summit will be watched closely by countries around the world [ ... ]

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Trump's immigrant wall may not be as big as we thought
Trump's immigrant wall may not be as big as we thought

  Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly has told Senators that Trump's 'wall' ma [ ... ]

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Visitors to Jinhae festival bask in cherry blossoms in bloom
Visitors to Jinhae festival bask in cherry blossoms in bloom

  The warm weather in Korea as of late isn't the only sign of Spring. Nature provid [ ... ]

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Real estate investment surges as China announces new special economic zone
Real estate investment surges as China announces new special economic zone

  China is set to develop its third special economic zone.   The central gov [ ... ]

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Transparent solar cells - so efficient la
Transparent solar cells - so efficient la

  Better ways to harness the power of the sun.   That's among the hottest gre [ ... ]

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100 years of 'Queer British Art' goes on show at the Tate
100 years of 'Queer British Art' goes on show at the Tate

  An exhibition of queer British art has gone on show at the Tate Modern, depictin [ ... ]

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'Chemical attack' in Syria kills at least 58
'Chemical attack' in Syria kills at least 58

  Activists against President Assad say the assault in the rebel-held Idlib province [ ... ]

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Lotte World Tower celebrates grand opening
Lotte World Tower celebrates grand opening

  Korea's Lotte World Tower is celebrating its grand opening today. Ahead of openin [ ... ]

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Search continues for missing sailors of Stellar Daisy
Search continues for missing sailors of Stellar Daisy

  The search continues for survivors of a Korean cargo ship, which is presumed to ha [ ... ]

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Far-right groups march against terrorism in London
Far-right groups march against terrorism in London

  Britain First and the EDL hold a so-called "march against terrorism" in central Lo [ ... ]

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Flying Scotsman marks re-opening of Carlisle-Settle line
Flying Scotsman marks re-opening of Carlisle-Settle line

  The world's most famous steam locomotive marks the re-opening of the Settle to Car [ ... ]

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Mashed potato: The new fountain of youth?
Mashed potato: The new fountain of youth?

  A mashed potato company from Northern Ireland say they've found the secret to heal [ ... ]

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SpaceX launches 'recycled' rocket
SpaceX launches 'recycled' rocket

  SpaceX founder Elon Musk says the success of his re-usable rocket will bring about [ ... ]

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Korea's massage chair boom
Korea's massage chair boom

  The market for massage chairs is expanding at a faster rate than ever before... wi [ ... ]

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Samsung launches first smartphone since Note 7 was recalled
Samsung launches first smartphone since Note 7 was recalled

  Samsung launches its first smartphone, the Galaxy S8, since the Galaxy Note 7 was  [ ... ]

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Paralysed man moves arm with thought-controlled technology
Paralysed man moves arm with thought-controlled technology

  Bill Kochevar, who was paralysed after a cycling accident, can now move his right  [ ... ]

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Arrest warrant hearing for former President Park Geun-hye ends
Arrest warrant hearing for former President Park Geun-hye ends

  We begin with the arrest warrant hearing for former President Park Geun-hye. &nbs [ ... ]

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Pigcasso: the artistic pig with a passion for painting
Pigcasso: the artistic pig with a passion for painting

  A farmyard pig in South Africa is selling her paintings for thousands of dollars.  [ ... ]

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British PM signs letter triggering exit from EU
British PM signs letter triggering exit from EU

  British Prime Minister Theresa May signed a letter to the EU... formally notifying [ ... ]

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Seoul Fashion Week 2017 kicks off, with eye on expansion
Seoul Fashion Week 2017 kicks off, with eye on expansion

  Seoul Fashion Week is on.   Designers and organizers are working overtim [ ... ]

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