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What drives single mothers in South Korea to abandon their babies?
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 07:33 GMT
Ghana's shot at manufacturing a boon for Africa
Two enterprising Ghanaians are developing products that they hope will catapult their country to manufacturing stardom.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 15:46 GMT
The cost of beauty
101 East delves into Korea's plastic surgery craze and uncovers the real price of pursuing physical perfection.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 14:03 GMT
Why is Catholicism important in South Korea?
A history of scientific pursuit and democratic activism has set a special place for Catholicism in Korean society.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 12:24 GMT
Inbee edges out Lincicome for title
South Korean defends her title in New York after Brittany Lincicome throws away her lead coming into the final round.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 10:35 GMT
Does China's latest corruption purge have any real teeth?
As an inquiry into a top Chinese official's affairs begins, President Xi appears to be ushering in much-needed reforms
Willem van Kemenade
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 12:54 GMT
Lincicome edges closer to second title
American Brittany Lincicome ends third round of LPGA Championship with a one-shot lead after a one-under-par 71.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 10:53 GMT
Pope warns S Koreans of affluence 'cancer'
After boisterous welcome from 50,000 people in football stadium, Pope Francis tells crowd to beware of materialism.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 05:17 GMT
N Korea tests missiles as pope visits Seoul
Pope Francis arrives for first papal visit to S Korea in 25 years less than an hour after North launches projectiles.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 16:27 GMT
Pope calls for peace as N Korea tests rockets
Francis calls for dialogue, as North Korea test-fires rockets during the first papal visit to South Korea in 25 years.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 10:18 GMT
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