Tag: South Korea

Elderly ‘Squid Game’ actor wins Golden Globe Award

77-year-old South Korean actor O Yeong-su, who plays Player 001 in popular Korean TV show Squid Game has won a Golden Globe Award. The veteran actor was nominated for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries, or Television Film for his role as Player 001 in squid game and he won[Read More…]

One Million South Koreans Demand President’s Resignation Over Abuse of Office

South Korean President Park Geun-hye faced mounting pressure to step down on Saturday as hundreds of thousands of demonstrators marched in the capital to protest allegations that she let a friend meddle in state affairs. Saturday’s rally in downtown Seoul was the largest so far in a crisis engulfing Park,[Read More…]

North Korea Calls Knife Attack On US Ambassador ‘Deserved Punishment’ For South Korea Military Exercises

North Korea has hailed the bloody assault on the US ambassador to South Korea this morning as “deserved punishment” carried out by “the knife of justice”. In an inflammatory news piece issued by the official KCNA news agency, North Korea linked the attack on diplomat Mark Lippert to annual US-South[Read More…]

South Korean PM Resigns Over Ferry Tragedy

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won has offered his resignation amid criticism of the government’s handling of the sinking of a passenger ferry. In a statement, a sombre Mr Chung said the “cries of the families of those missing still keep me up at night”. The Sewol ferry with 476[Read More…]

Dutch FA Announces Hiddink As National Team Manager; Nistelrooy & Blind Named As Assistants

The Dutch FA (KNVB) has announced Guus Hiddink as manager of the Netherland’s national team after months of speculation. This will be the 67-year’s second spell in charge of the Dutch national team. Ruud van Nistelrooy and Danny Blind have also been announced as assistants for Hiddink. A two years[Read More…]

South Korea Plans Big For Super Fast 5G Technology Which Will Download Movies Within A Second

The World leader in connectivity, South Korea has made plans of a $1.5billion upgrade of their network capability to 5G by 2020 public knowledge “We helped fuel national growth with 2G services in the 1990s, 3G in the 2000s and 4G around 2010,” the country’s science ministry said in a[Read More…]