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Psy’s new song 'Daddy' catches attention worldwide
Dec 07, 2015
Psy is back with a new album. He released his seventh album on Dec. 2. It’s been three years and five months since his sixth album, which included the international hit song “Gangnam Style.” Psy’s seventh album is released on Dec. 2. The single ‘Daddy’ is off of Psy's newest albu...


Korean recipes: Seafood green onion pancake
Dec 07, 2015
Seafood and green onion savory pancakes, or haemul pajeon, are thin savory cakes made from lots of green onions and bits of seafood. Characterized by its fresh seafood and soft green onions, this dish is full of nutrition, as it contains carbohydrates, protein and...


Prague K-pop concert bridges cultural differences
Dec 07, 2015
The idol group SHINee electrifies more than 1,800 fans at the first-ever K-pop concert in Prague on Dec. 4. President Park Geun-hye joined in the cheers as they rang across a K-pop concert in Prague on Dec. 4. Amid the deafening shouts of more than ...


Free online comics inspire movies, TV shows
Dec 04, 2015
"Welcome to the real world." The middle-aged man smiles at the younger man in his suit. The older man brought him here to a group of striking labor activists protesting their unfair dismissal in front of their prior workplace. Next to the policemen barricading the company'...


Traditional tug of war listed at UNESCO
Dec 04, 2015
Farmers take part in a traditional juldarigi tug of war, praying for a good harvest. The juldarigi has now been listed as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage item. Juldarigi (줄다리기) is a traditional Korean tug of war. The contenders are grouped into two teams and they pu...


Korean food fair delights UAE
Dec 04, 2015
People queue up to sample some Korean food at the K-Food Fair in Dubai on Nov. 27. Long lines were seen at Zabeel Park in Dubai on Nov. 27. People were lining up to learn more about Korean food and cuisine at Dubai's first-ever K-Food Fair. The city's residents, ...


Korea, Czech Republic stage collaborative puppet show
Dec 03, 2015
A collaborative puppet show between Korea and the Czech Republic, ‘In the Attic,’ is staged at the National Marionette Theatre in Prague on Dec. 2. President Park Geun-hye attended a puppet show at the National Marionette Theatre in Prague on Dec. 2. “In the Attic” i...


President visits Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris
Dec 01, 2015
President Park Geun-hye, in France to attend the COP21 climate summit, has taken time out of her schedule to visit the Musee des Arts Decoratifs to view the “Korea Now!” exhibit on Nov. 30. President Park (left) admires the Hanbok on display at the “Korea Now!” exhibit at the ...

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Eat your way across Korea -- boiled pork belly slices w...
Dec 01, 2015
The wide world of Korean cuisine is most delicious when it comes to pork and vegetables, and today we would like to introduce you to boiled pork belly slices with kimchi, or bossam. First, however, we must begin with the seasonal changes on the Korean Peninsula and preparation...


Korean recipes: Bossam kimchi
Nov 30, 2015
Kimchi is well known as the iconic food of Korea. Koreans have enjoyed vegetable-based diets for many centuries. To reflect such a food culture, people here have used various methods to store vegetables over the winter, such as salting and fermenting. Varieties of...