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The two Koreas: From words to war?
Protest leaflets and machinegun bursts sour relations between North and South Korea
Last updated: 11 Oct 2014 21:37 GMT
India's Greta Garbo dies in Kolkata
Suchitra Sen, leading lady of Bengali cinema who led a reclusive life after retirement, dies at the age of 82.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 06:19 GMT
Park promises 'new era' for Korean peninsula
President-elect says North Korean missile launch is a major security concern that underlines the urgency of talks.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 14:43 GMT
South Korea: Which way forward?
We ask if the country's first female president can handle the political, economic and security challenges ahead.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 11:50 GMT
Profile: South Korea's Park Geun-hye
The 60-year-old conservative follows the footstep of her father, Park Chung-hee, by winning the presidency.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 01:41 GMT
South Korea elects first female president
Park Geun-hye, daughter of the country's former military ruler, wins narrow victory over liberal rival.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 22:44 GMT
S Korea's Park leads presidential race
Park Geun-hye could become the country's first female leader as early results give her 52.5 per cent of the vote.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 14:28 GMT
Presidential campaign kicks off in S Korea
Daughter of former military strongman Park Chung-hee faces off with a son of a North Korean refugee.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 12:35 GMT
Unification Church founder Moon dies at 92
Church founded by the controversial South Korean in 1954 now claims three million followers worldwide.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2012 21:42 GMT
In the Kingdom of Reverend Moon
South Korea's Unification Church is facing its biggest challenge yet as it prepares for a future without its founder.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 05:34 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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