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Broadcasting companies limit Youtube channel for Korea

TTAdmin | December 5, 2014

As of Dec. 1, seven Korean broadcasting companies have shut down their YouTube channels for South Korean viewers due to their concern over financial matters. The companies involved are SBS, MBC, CJ E&M,...

Lotte World Mall, Tower to re-establish Korean records

TTAdmin | November 30, 2014

With 965 brands, 650 marine species and 5000 different pipe organs, the Lotte World Tower and Mall, also known as the second Lotte World, are to have the biggest mall, aquarium and concert hall in Korea. In...

China, Japan agree to hold talks

TTAdmin | November 30, 2014

Holding formal talks for the first time since May of 2012, Chinese President Jinping Xi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took steps to improve Sino-Japanese relations on Nov. 10 at the Asia-Pacific...

Congress gives way to Republican party, greater racial diversity

TTAdmin | November 30, 2014

The US Senate and House of Representatives midterm elections on Nov. 4 marked several groundbreaking turns for the Republican Party as well as the United States. Having expanded its majority in the House...

North Korean leader reappears amid tensions

TTAdmin | November 1, 2014

Making his first public appearance in more than five weeks, Jong-un Kim, the Supreme Leader of North Korea, inspected a newly constructed residential area for scientists on Oct. 14. According to the BBC,...

Pangyo accident highlights need for improved security measures

Pangyo accident highlights need for improved security measures

TTAdmin | October 31, 2014

The Pangyo Techno Valley Festival, a free concert hosted by Gyeonggi Province on Oct. 17, ended tragically when the ventilation grate supporting 27 concertgoers collapsed into an underground parking...

Homecoming prince responsible for school shooting in Washington

Homecoming prince responsible for school shooting in Washington

TTAdmin | October 31, 2014

Reflecting a pattern of school violence over the past decade in the US, another school shooting took place on Oct. 24 at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington. Five people were shot...

Park Ji Sung appointed Manchester United club ambassador

Park Ji Sung appointed Manchester United club ambassador

TTAdmin | October 17, 2014

Park Ji Sung was appointed the seventh club ambassador of Manchester United, an honor never before bestowed to a non-European. As an ambassador, Park will attend promotional and charity events, as well...

Umbrella Revolution unfolds in Hong Kong

Umbrella Revolution unfolds in Hong Kong

TTAdmin | October 17, 2014

In response to last year’s pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress proposed an election reform on Sept. 26 that would hand supervision of...

Students show doubt towards feminist campaign

Students show doubt towards feminist campaign

TTAdmin | October 3, 2014

Launching the HeforShe campaign, British actress and UN Women Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson delivered a speech at the United Nations headquarters on Sept. 20. In her speech, Watson focused on the...

Korean Athletes to Star in Asian Games

Korean Athletes to Star in Asian Games

TTAdmin | September 19, 2014

With the Incheon Asian Games commencing on Sept. 19, here are some Korean athletes to look out for in the next two weeks as the games continue until Oct. 4!

Ebola outbreak kills thousands, sparks paranoia

TTAdmin | September 5, 2014

In contrast to previous Ebola outbreaks, the most recent outbreak has affected cities in four West African countries. Because it has caused more than 1,500 deaths as of Aug. 28, the World Health Organization...