South Korea
Business  /  Published 25.10.20

Samsung’s Lee Kun-hee dies at 78

Lee Kun-hee, who built Samsung into a global giant of smartphones, televisions and computer chips but was twice convicted —  and, in a pattern that has become typical in South Korea, twice ...
By Raymond Zhong in New York

Business  /  Published 14.10.20

Hyundai Motor scion takes charge

Hyundai Motor Group appointed Euisun Chung as group chairman on Wednesday, cementing his succession from his octogenarian father in a move likely to give impetus to the world’s fifth-largest aut...
By Reuters in Seoul

World  /  Published 25.09.20

Kim ‘sorry’ for killing S Korea official

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un apologised on Friday for the shooting death of a South Korean man to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, the South’s national security adviser said, as p...
By Reuters in Seoul

World  /  Published 10.07.20

Seoul mayor Park Won-soon dead

The mayor of Seoul, South Korea, the country’s most powerful official after the President, was found dead by the police, hours after his daughter reported him missing, the authorities said on Fr...
By New York Times News Service in Seoul

Technology  /  Published 23.11.19

Driving the code

Once I walked out of the airport in South Korea, there was a guy holding a placard; I am still in touch with him. As soon as I got into the car, he took out a car phone. It was a cellular CDMA phone. ...
By Mathures Paul in

World  /  Published 18.09.18

Peace cry as Moon meets Kim

By Choe Sang-Hun in Seoul

India  /  Published 03.11.18

Kim Jung-sook in Ayodhya for Diwali carnival

Ayodhya will be decked out on Tuesday on the eve of Diwali, with South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook visiting the temple town as a state guest to attend several events.Kim and chief minister Yogi Ad...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 11.09.19

How remorse could be made more meaningful

Sorry, indeed, is the hardest word. What adds to its weight, history and politics would confirm, are the contradictory pulls that inform the testy relationship between morality and diplomatic stratage...
By The Editorial Board in

Business  /  Published 20.06.19

South Korean auto major Kia makes global SUV debut in India

The Indian automobile industry may be in a spot of bother with falling sales and poor numbers across segments, but that has not stopped South Korean auto major Kia Motors from announcing the global de...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Technology  /  Published 21.03.19

The history of electronics

By Mathures Paul in


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