South Korea

  • US President Biden Nominated Julie Turner as North Korea Human Rights Envoy

    The White House nominated a special envoy for human rights in North Korea, moving to fill a post that has been empty since 2017 amid debate over how rights issues fit with efforts to counter Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons programme. President...

    Published On January 27th, 2023
  • An Seyoung Won Women’s singles final at India Open Badminton Championship

    Korean sensation An Seyoung wins the women’s singles final in the India Open Badminton Championship held at D. Jadhav Indoor Stadium in New Delhi. An Seyoung defeated the World No. 1 Japanese Akane Yamaguchi 15-21, 21-16, and 21-12 at the...

    Published On January 23rd, 2023
  • First case of deadly brain-eating amoeba infection reported in South Korea

    Brain-eating amoeba infection reported in South Korea: For the first time ever, a rare and potentially fatal brain-eating amoeba has been discovered in South Korea. Primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) is a rare and serious infection caused by the amoeba naegleria...

    Published On December 27th, 2022
  • South Korea’s Mina Sue Choi Crowned Miss Earth 2022

    South Korea’s Mina Sue Choi was crowned Miss Earth 2022 during the pageant’s coronation night on November 29 at Cove Manila, Okada Hotel, Parañaque City. There were 86 Eco-warriors, and only three queens were awarded the pageant's three elements titles....

    Published On December 1st, 2022
  • India Won 25 out of 28 Golds at 15th Asian Airgun Championships

    India ended their campaign at the 15th Asian Championships in South Korea with 25 gold medals. Indian pair Manu Bhaker and Samrat Rana won the 10-meter Junior Air Pistol Mixed Team event. Bhaker and Rana in the qualification shot 578...

    Published On November 23rd, 2022
  • Asian Airgun Championship: Shiva Narwal bagged gold medal

    Shiva Narwal won the gold medal in the 10m men's air pistol competition. India's gold tally at the Asian Airgun Championship in Daegu, South Korea. The first medal event was the 10-meter Air Pistol Women. Buy Prime Test Series for...

    Published On November 18th, 2022
  • $4.2 Billion Fuel Costs Saved by India with Solar Power

    India has saved around $4.2 billion in fuel costs through solar power generation in the first half of 2022. Along with this, India has saved about 19.4 million tonnes of coal. The Centre for Research on Energy and Clean Air,...

    Published On November 12th, 2022
  • Gender Wealth Gap(GWG) in APAC Largest in India at 64%: Report

    A new study revealed that India has the widest gender wealth gap (64%) as compared to other APAC countries. This is largely due to the higher burden of caregiving responsibilities. The 2022 WTW Global Gender Wealth Equity report found that...

    Published On November 4th, 2022
  • South Korea breaks its own record for the world’s lowest fertility rate

    South Korea has once again shattered its own record for the world’s lowest fertility rate. South Korean women were estimated, based on 2021 data, to have an average of just 0.81 children over their lifetimes, down from 0.84 a year...

    Published On August 27th, 2022
  • SpaceX Launches South Korea’s First Moon Mission, Danuri

    South Korea's First Lunar Mission South Korea launches its first ever lunar mission or it can also be called its first ever mission beyond low Earth orbit. The mission was formerly called the Korea Pathfinder Lunar Orbiter (KPLO), which is...

    Published On August 6th, 2022