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North, South Korea agree to reconnect roads, rail

North, South Korea agree to reconnect roads, rail

North and South Korea agreed on Monday to begin reconnecting rail and road links, another step in an improving relationship that has raised US concern ...

Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of nine climbers

Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of nine climbers

The bodies of nine climbers killed on Nepal's Mount Gurja were retrieved Sunday as rescuers tried to piece together what led to the freak accident, the deadliest to hit the Himalayan nation's mountaineering industry in recent years.

Two dead, one missing as Typhoon Kong-Rey hits S. Korea

Two dead, one missing as Typhoon Kong-Rey hits S. Korea

Two people died and one person is missing in South Korea as powerful typhoon Kong-Rey hit the country on Saturday, the government said.

South Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang for summit

South Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang for summit

Moon Jae-in is seeking to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between North Korea and the United States.

South Korea reports first MERS case in three years

South Korea reports first MERS case in three years

South Korea reported its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in three years, health officials said on Saturday.

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearisation talks

South Koreans arrive in North amid stalled denuclearisation talks

South Korean envoys held talks in North Korea on Wednesday to finalise details on a third North-South summit to be held this month amid stalled talks on denuclearisation between the North and the United States.

Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Trump hails Kim, sees no need to resume US-South Korea war games

Days after canceling a planned visit to North Korea by his top diplomat citing insufficient progress in denuclearization talks, US President Donald Trump hailed his personal relationship North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday and said there was no reason to resume war games with South Korea.

S. Korea police raid BMW office over car fires

S. Korea police raid BMW office over car fires

South Korean police raided German carmaker BMW's Seoul headquarters Thursday in connection with dozens of engine fires.

South Korea police to honour dog killed by snake

South Korea police to honour dog killed by snake

Larry, a seven-year-old German shepherd, was searching for a missing person on a mountain when the reptile bit him on his left hind leg in July.

Qatar qualify for Asian Games handball final

Qatar qualify for Asian Games handball final

Qatar will play the final on Friday with the winner of the second semi-final, which was to be played between Japan and Bahrain later on Monday.

Unified Korea win tearful Asian Games bronze

Unified Korea win tearful Asian Games bronze

A Unified Korea team featuring athletes from North and South Korea won dragon boat bronze for their first medal at the Asian Games on Saturday.

Qatar, Korea eye stronger ties

Qatar, Korea eye stronger ties

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met in Seoul with South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha