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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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Rarely seen: killer whales attack sea lion cubs
Rarely seen: killer whales attack sea lion cubs

  Video captures killer whales hunting sea lion along the Peninsula Valdes nature re [ ... ]

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Self-Built Dream Homes
Self-Built Dream Homes

  Skyrocketing housing prices are a major concern for many people here in Seoul.  [ ... ]

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Teenager breaks World Record for crushing blocks with head
Teenager breaks World Record for crushing blocks with head

  A 16-year-old from Bosnia breaks an insane world record by crushing tiles with his [ ... ]

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Korea to unveil VR shopping malls
Korea to unveil VR shopping malls

  The nation's first VR shopping malls will be unveiled at the Korea Sales Festa set [ ... ]

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Carrie Lam becomes Hong Kong's new chief executive
Carrie Lam becomes Hong Kong's new chief executive

  Hong Kong's electoral committee has chosen Carrie Lam to be the city's next chie [ ... ]

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Lights all over the world switch off for Earth Hour
Lights all over the world switch off for Earth Hour

  Major landmarks go dark to draw attention to climate change.   Report by [ ... ]

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China's imports to total US$8 trillion in five years: vice premier
China's imports to total US$8 trillion in five years: vice premier

  China says it's going to expand global trade and promote trade liberalization... [ ... ]

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Republicans pull vote on Trump healthcare bill
Republicans pull vote on Trump healthcare bill

  House Speaker Paul Ryan says Republicans have 'got to do better' after the party i [ ... ]

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Sewol-ho ferry being transferred to semi-submersible for transport to Mokpo
Sewol-ho ferry being transferred to semi-submersible for transport to Mokpo

  A late development is occurring at the site of the Sewol-ho ferry salvage operation  [ ... ]

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Policeman killed in Westminster attack
Policeman killed in Westminster attack

  The policeman who died in Wednesday's attack at Westminster has been named as PC K [ ... ]

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Airlines introduce laptop ban on certain routes
Airlines introduce laptop ban on certain routes

  Former bomb disposal officer Chris Hunt explains why size matters when it comes to [ ... ]

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George Clooney surprises 87-year-old fan on her birthday
George Clooney surprises 87-year-old fan on her birthday

  George Clooney has surprised 87-year-old fan, Pat Adams, on her birthday by payi [ ... ]

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FBI Director James Comey dismisses Trump's wiretap tweets
FBI Director James Comey dismisses Trump's wiretap tweets

  FBI Director James Comey has dismissed Trump's wiretap tweets, saying "I have no i [ ... ]

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Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi not banned in USA
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi not banned in USA

  President Donald Trump has welcomed Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to the W [ ... ]

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All passengers and crew survive plane crash in Sudan
All passengers and crew survive plane crash in Sudan

  All passengers and crew have survived after a plane crash-landed in Wau, northwest [ ... ]

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59-carat pink diamond displayed in London
59-carat pink diamond displayed in London

  The Pink Star, a 59.60-carat pink diamond, is displayed in London ahead of an auct [ ... ]

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Spring flowers bloom in Korea
Spring flowers bloom in Korea

  To signal the clear coming of Spring flowers are blooming all across the country t [ ... ]

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G20 ministers drop anti protectionist pledge and climate change financing
G20 ministers drop anti protectionist pledge and climate change financing

  Finance ministers from the world's biggest economies, meeting in Germany, decided  [ ... ]

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Super bacteria-targeting microbes found in Korea's Nakdong River
Super bacteria-targeting microbes found in Korea's Nakdong River

  Microbes that target antibiotic-resistant superbugs have been discovered in Kore [ ... ]

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Fish n' Chips lovers beware: UK haddock shortage
Fish n' Chips lovers beware: UK haddock shortage

  The Marine Conservation Society is imposing a temporary quota reduction on Britain's [ ... ]

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Tourists and scientists injured in Mount Etna explosion
Tourists and scientists injured in Mount Etna explosion

  An explosion of the active volcano in Sicily has seriously injured at least ten pe [ ... ]

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Trump refuses to shake Merkel's hand in Oval Office
Trump refuses to shake Merkel's hand in Oval Office

  German Chancellor Angela Merkel is met with a frosty reception by President Dona [ ... ]

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Woman survives after being swept away by Lima mudslides
Woman survives after being swept away by Lima mudslides

  A Peruvian mother saves herself by clinging to debris after Lima was hit by a mass [ ... ]

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SpaceX launches satellite on Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX launches satellite on Falcon 9 rocket

  SpaceX has successfully launched a communications satellite after stong winds dela [ ... ]

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Pastor discovers whopping 706 carat diamond in Sierra Leone
Pastor discovers whopping 706 carat diamond in Sierra Leone

  The largest diamond to be discovered in the country in four decades has been found [ ... ]

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Letter bomb explodes at French IMF office
Letter bomb explodes at French IMF office

  Police say one person has facial injuries after a letter bomb was sent to the Inte [ ... ]

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Four killed in deadly avalanche on the Austrian Alps
Four killed in deadly avalanche on the Austrian Alps

  Four mountain climbers have been killed by an avalanche on the Jochgrubenkopf moun [ ... ]

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U.S. Federal Reserve raises benchmark rate by 0.25%
U.S. Federal Reserve raises benchmark rate by 0.25%

  The U.S. Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 25 basis points to one percent...  [ ... ]

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FOMC March meeting kicks off; rate hike widely expected
FOMC March meeting kicks off; rate hike widely expected

  The U.S. Federal Reserve is around halfway through its two-day monetary policy mee [ ... ]

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Cape Town Cycle Tour blown off course by extreme weather
Cape Town Cycle Tour blown off course by extreme weather

  Competitors in the 40th Cape Town Cycle Tour get off to a wobbly start before th [ ... ]

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Prosecutors summon Park Geun-hye for questioning on March 21
Prosecutors summon Park Geun-hye for questioning on March 21

  Prosecutors in Korea have announced the date when they'll summon disgraced forme [ ... ]

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Ice golf tournament played on frozen Lake Baikal in Siberia
Ice golf tournament played on frozen Lake Baikal in Siberia

  Golf enthusiasts take to Siberia's Lake Baikal to compete in an ice golf tournamen [ ... ]

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Pampered pets get spa treatments in Russia
Pampered pets get spa treatments in Russia

  Cats and dogs in the Urals city of Yekaterinburg can now attend a spa and fitness  [ ... ]

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Canadian Pink Water
Canadian Pink Water

  Residents in the small town of Onoway were surprised when they turned on the taps  [ ... ]

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President Trump praises Secret Service after grounds breach
President Trump praises Secret Service after grounds breach

  US President Donald Trump praised the Secret Service after someone broke into the  [ ... ]

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Toddler throws tantrum with the Queen and Theresa May
Toddler throws tantrum with the Queen and Theresa May

  A toddler throws a tantrum when he meets the Queen and Theresa May at the unveilin [ ... ]

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Ex-president Park says 'sorry for not fulfilling mission as president'
Ex-president Park says 'sorry for not fulfilling mission as president'

  Upon arriving at her private residence in Samseong-dong, former president Park Geu [ ... ]

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CCTV captures helicopter crash that killed seven in Istanbul
CCTV captures helicopter crash that killed seven in Istanbul

  A petrol station security camera captures the final moments of a helicopter that c [ ... ]

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Hundreds of widows celebrate the Indian festival of colours
Hundreds of widows celebrate the Indian festival of colours

  Hundreds of widows have been celebrating Holi, the Indian festival of colours in t [ ... ]

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President Park Geun-hye impeached
President Park Geun-hye impeached

  Let’s now take a look back at what led to the impeachment motion that ended Park [ ... ]

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Seven injured in train station axe attack in Germany
Seven injured in train station axe attack in Germany

  Seven people have been injured in an axe attack in the main train station of Germa [ ... ]

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Self-service kiosks taking away jobs?
Self-service kiosks taking away jobs?

  Korea continues to take giant leaps in unmanned industries,… there are growing c [ ... ]

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British PM's ‘pantomime’ laugh goes viral
British PM's ‘pantomime’ laugh goes viral

  Prime Minister Theresa May appeared to get a fit of the giggles during PMQs. The l [ ... ]

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Kim Jong-nam's son says his father was murdered
Kim Jong-nam's son says his father was murdered

  We now have more proof that the man who died at Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur airport la [ ... ]

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Mysterious Statue of Liberty blackout
Mysterious Statue of Liberty blackout

  The lights went out on the famous New York landmark the day before International W [ ... ]

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International Women's Day
International Women's Day

  Happy International Women's Day 2017, here are some of netizens' favourite quote [ ... ]

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China's ZTE fined US$1.2 bil. for breaching exports ban to Iran and N. Korea
China's ZTE fined US$1.2 bil. for breaching exports ban to Iran and N. Korea

  The Chinese telecoms giant, Z-T-E, has agreed to pay a fine of almost 900-million  [ ... ]

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New cars rolled out at the Geneva Motor Show
New cars rolled out at the Geneva Motor Show

  Experts insist the UK car market is hitting record levels with SVU crossovers domi [ ... ]

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Donald Trump's new travel ban excludes Iraq
Donald Trump's new travel ban excludes Iraq

  President Donald Trump has signed a new version of hisl travel ban, which excludes [ ... ]

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3D Street Art - Dubai style
3D Street Art - Dubai style

  The Dubai Canvas 3D Art Festival 2017 takes place at City Walk, showcasing the works [ ... ]

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Hundreds gather for pro-Trump rallies
Hundreds gather for pro-Trump rallies

  Hundreds of people have gathered accross the US in support of President Trump and  [ ... ]

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China is world's most exclusive market: Global Enabling Trade Report
China is world's most exclusive market: Global Enabling Trade Report

  China has been evaluated as the country with the most exclusive market.   A [ ... ]

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Russian troops operate huge tanks and cannons in the snow
Russian troops operate huge tanks and cannons in the snow

  Russian troops operate heavy artillery, including tanks and cannons, in the snow [ ... ]

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Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador amid growing diplomatic strains
Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador amid growing diplomatic strains

  Kuala-Lumpur-Pyongyang relations appears heading close to near-termination. Malay [ ... ]

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Yellen signals Federal Reserve will likely raise rates this month
Yellen signals Federal Reserve will likely raise rates this month

  U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen has signaled that the Fed will likely [ ... ]

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Earthquake in Turkey caught on film
Earthquake in Turkey caught on film

  A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hit the southeastern town of Samsat in the Adiyaman pro [ ... ]

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French artist leaves hole in rock after a week
French artist leaves hole in rock after a week

  Abraham Poincheval spent a week living inside a 12-tonne limestone boulder in a Pa [ ... ]

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Robot Zoo houses larger-than-life-size robot animals
Robot Zoo houses larger-than-life-size robot animals

  Made from machine parts and gadgets, the exhibition offers visitors an insight int [ ... ]

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Saudi king takes 500 tons of luggage on visit to Indonesia
Saudi king takes 500 tons of luggage on visit to Indonesia

  Saudi King Salman takes 500 tons of luggage, two Mercedes cars, an entourage of 80 [ ... ]

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Chinese leaders to mainly discuss economic issues at the Two Sessions this year
Chinese leaders to mainly discuss economic issues at the Two Sessions this year

  China's most important political event of the year will begin on Friday -- the so-ca [ ... ]

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Dow smashes 21,000 mark for first time after Trump speech
Dow smashes 21,000 mark for first time after Trump speech

  The Dow Jones Industrial Average has smashed passed the 21-thousand mark for the f [ ... ]

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Twin panda cubs venture out in Vienna Zoo
Twin panda cubs venture out in Vienna Zoo

  Panda cubs Fu Feng and Fu Ban explore the outside of their compound for the first  [ ... ]

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SpaceX to send the first tourists around the moon next year
SpaceX to send the first tourists around the moon next year

  SpaceX has announced it will fly two people to the moon next year on a tourist tri [ ... ]

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Twenty hurt as float crashes at Rio Carnival parade
Twenty hurt as float crashes at Rio Carnival parade

  A float crashed during Rio de Janeiro's world famous Carnival parade on Sunday eve [ ... ]

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At least 4 dead in California plane crash
At least 4 dead in California plane crash

  Four people have died and two injured when a small plane crashed into a residentia [ ... ]

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Carnage after-driver ploughs into crowds in New Orleans
Carnage after-driver ploughs into crowds in New Orleans

  28 people were injured by a vehicle while watching the Krewe of Endymion parade. P [ ... ]

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Mobile World Congress 2017 kicks off in Barcelona
Mobile World Congress 2017 kicks off in Barcelona

  Over to Barcelona, Spain, where tech companies from around the world are unveiling [ ... ]

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Samsung Electronics to unveil new Galaxy Tab S3 at Mobile World Congress
Samsung Electronics to unveil new Galaxy Tab S3 at Mobile World Congress

  The world's biggest trade show in the mobile industry opens Monday in Spain. &nbs [ ... ]

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China strengthens ban of Korean products including media
China strengthens ban of Korean products including media

  Ever since South Korea announced its intention to station THAAD in the country, a mo [ ... ]

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Malaysian authorities confirm Kim Jong-nam killed by VX nerve agent
Malaysian authorities confirm Kim Jong-nam killed by VX nerve agent

  The Malaysian health authorities have confirmed... that it was the VX nerve agent  [ ... ]

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Hillary Clinton tells democrats to 'keep fighting'
Hillary Clinton tells democrats to 'keep fighting'

  Hillary Clinton tells democrats to "keep fighting and keep the faith' in a video a [ ... ]

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Researchers develop eggs effective in diet and mood control
Researchers develop eggs effective in diet and mood control

  Researchers in Korea have found NATURAL ways to create customized eggs that ar [ ... ]

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Scientists create lab-grown burgers
Scientists create lab-grown burgers

  Scientists behind the world's first lab-grown burger want to bring artificial meat [ ... ]

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Caitlyn Jenner slams Trump's transgender bathroom policy
Caitlyn Jenner slams Trump's transgender bathroom policy

  Caitlin Jenner slams Donald Trump's reversal of a directive on transgender acces [ ... ]

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Storm Doris wreaks havoc across the UK
Storm Doris wreaks havoc across the UK

  Storm Doris wreaks havoc across the UK as traffic is disrupted in Scotland and pla [ ... ]

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NASA discovers seven earth-sized planets
NASA discovers seven earth-sized planets

  NASA discovers seven earth-sized planets that they believe may be able to support  [ ... ]

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Princess Diana's fashion celebrated in new exhibition
Princess Diana's fashion celebrated in new exhibition

  Princess Diana's iconic fashion moments are celebrated in a new exhibition at Kens [ ... ]

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Young girl miraculously rescued alive from rubble in Syria
Young girl miraculously rescued alive from rubble in Syria

  A young girl has been rescued alive from underneath the rubble of a building in Da [ ... ]

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Thieves dig 25 metre tunnel into jewellery shop
Thieves dig 25 metre tunnel into jewellery shop

  Thieves dug a 25 metre tunnel into a jewellery shop in Iran to break open the safe [ ... ]

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Five dead in Melbourne plane crash
Five dead in Melbourne plane crash

  A light plane carrying five people crashed into a shopping mall in the city of Mel [ ... ]

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Kim Jong-nam's son arrives in Malaysia, confirms father's body
Kim Jong-nam's son arrives in Malaysia, confirms father's body

  Our top story this afternoon...   The son of the late half brother of North K [ ... ]

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US deploys aircraft carrier to South China Sea
US deploys aircraft carrier to South China Sea

  The United States deployed an aircraft carrier to the South China Sea.   Th [ ... ]

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Clashes after Paris protest over 'rape' incident
Clashes after Paris protest over 'rape' incident

  Clashes erupted in the French capital after a mass rally in support of a 22-year-o [ ... ]

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Korean scientists modify food poisoning bacteria to fight cancer
Korean scientists modify food poisoning bacteria to fight cancer

  Salmonella is known as a harmful bacteria that causes most cases of food poisoni [ ... ]

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Pence: US will hold Russia 'accountable'
Pence: US will hold Russia 'accountable'

  U.S. Vice President Mike Pence says America will "hold Russia accountable" as he a [ ... ]

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Children caught in the crossfire in battle for Mosul
Children caught in the crossfire in battle for Mosul

  Although the Iraqi government has declared the eastern half of Mosul "fully libera [ ... ]

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Donald Trump launches attack on media
Donald Trump launches attack on media

  US President Donald Trump tells reporters his administration is like a "fine-tuned [ ... ]

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Four mountain climbers killed scaling waterfall
Four mountain climbers killed scaling waterfall

  Four mountain climbers have been killed after a slab of ice from a frozen waterfal [ ... ]

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Face transplant for man who tried to take his own life
Face transplant for man who tried to take his own life

  A man who was disfigured after he tried to take his own life, gets a new face. & [ ... ]

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Zoo says goodbye to its beloved giant panda
Zoo says goodbye to its beloved giant panda

  Bao Bao will soon be leaving the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington and flyi [ ... ]

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Hundreds evacuated as wildfires spread in New Zealand
Hundreds evacuated as wildfires spread in New Zealand

  High temperatures and strong winds hamper efforts to extinguish wildfires in New Z [ ... ]

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3000 Thai police raid temple of controversial Buddhist sect
3000 Thai police raid temple of controversial Buddhist sect

  3000 Thai police have been deployed to raid the temple of the controversial Buddhi [ ... ]

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Court issues arrest warrant for Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-yong on bribery charges
Court issues arrest warrant for Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-yong on bribery charges

  Our top story this afternoon... A local court has approved an arrest warrant for  [ ... ]

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Malaysian official confirms murdered victim is Kim Jong-nam, N. Korean leader's half brother
Malaysian official confirms murdered victim is Kim Jong-nam, N. Korean leader's half brother

  It's been days since Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader, Kim Jo [ ... ]

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Police arrest Hitler look-alike
Police arrest Hitler look-alike

  Police say have detained a man described by local media as 'Hitler's double' for p [ ... ]

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Apple, banks push U.S. markets to all-time highs
Apple, banks push U.S. markets to all-time highs

  Stocks on Wall Street set fresh record highs across the board on Tuesday.    [ ... ]

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Evidence of dementia linked to football
Evidence of dementia linked to football

  A potential cause of dementia thought to arise from blows to the head has, for the [ ... ]

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India breaks record for satellites launched
India breaks record for satellites launched

  India made history when it broke the record for the most satellites launched from a  [ ... ]

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Nearly 200,000 people evacuated from US dam area
Nearly 200,000 people evacuated from US dam area

  Nearly 200,000 people have had to evacuate their homes in northern California after  [ ... ]

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Woman arrested in Kim Jong-nam murder case holding Vietnamese documents
Woman arrested in Kim Jong-nam murder case holding Vietnamese documents

  Our starting point is the latest on the death of North Korean leader's half brothe [ ... ]

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New materials discovered from alteration of atomic structures
New materials discovered from alteration of atomic structures

  Two local research teams brought to the spotlight new materials by altering their  [ ... ]

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Kim Jong-un's half brother killed at a Malaysia airport: Report
Kim Jong-un's half brother killed at a Malaysia airport: Report

  North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother has reportedly been assassinated in [ ... ]

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Four killed in avalanche at Tignes ski resort
Four killed in avalanche at Tignes ski resort

  At least four people have been killed in an avalanche in the French Alps near the  [ ... ]

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Bushfires savage New South Wales in worst conditions ever
Bushfires savage New South Wales in worst conditions ever

  Fires rage in rural Australia. The state's rural fire chief described it as "the w [ ... ]

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Whales beach themselves again as rescuers persist
Whales beach themselves again as rescuers persist

  Over 2 days more than 650 pilot whales beached themselves and 335 have died along  [ ... ]

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Korea kicks off Culture Olympics in run-up to 2018 Winter Games
Korea kicks off Culture Olympics in run-up to 2018 Winter Games

  Korea is gearing up for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics and the one year coun [ ... ]

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Thousands protest against government corruption in Iraq
Thousands protest against government corruption in Iraq

  Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr take to the streets of Baghdad amid gro [ ... ]

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Apple CEO Tim Cook optimistic about Trump
Apple CEO Tim Cook optimistic about Trump

  Apple boss Tim Cook says he's very optimistic about Donald Trump and his travel ba [ ... ]

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Sean Spicer loses his cool with journalist
Sean Spicer loses his cool with journalist

  The White House Press Secretary got into a heated exchange with a reporter who ask [ ... ]

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Mother desperately clings to baby in New Orleans tornado
Mother desperately clings to baby in New Orleans tornado

  Tornados in the state of Louisiana have destroyed at least 10,000 homes and injure [ ... ]

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Fukushima robot broken down by radiation
Fukushima robot broken down by radiation

  A cleaning robot sent into Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant had to be pulled from i [ ... ]

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Mass brawl erupts in South African parliament
Mass brawl erupts in South African parliament

  Punches have been thrown in South Africa's parliament during President Jacob Zuma' [ ... ]

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Lego Batarang crash-lands on London's Southbank
Lego Batarang crash-lands on London's Southbank

  The UK's only official professional lego builder unveils a 3-metre tall Lego Batar [ ... ]

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Tara Palmer Tomkinson has died aged 45
Tara Palmer Tomkinson has died aged 45

  Police say her death is being treated as unexplained, but they do not believe it i [ ... ]

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Barack Obama kitesurfs with Richard Branson
Barack Obama kitesurfs with Richard Branson

  The former commander-in-chief has been enjoying his post-presidency, holidaying on [ ... ]

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Boston Patriots parade Super Bowl title in the snow
Boston Patriots parade Super Bowl title in the snow

  The five-time champions weren't spurned by the bad weather, as rain and snow mar t [ ... ]

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The moment Princess Elizabeth became Queen
The moment Princess Elizabeth became Queen

  Take a look at the iconic Treetops Hotel in Kenya. The place where a then Princess [ ... ]

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Huge sinkhole swallows radioactive water in Florida
Huge sinkhole swallows radioactive water in Florida

  A sinkhole in Florida swallows 215 million gallons of radioactive water, leaving r [ ... ]

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Nudist Festival in Mexico
Nudist Festival in Mexico

  Three day nudist festival held on Mexico's Oaxaca coast.   Report by M [ ... ]

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