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Indian women hockey team's first defeat against South Korea

Indian women hockey team’s first defeat against South Korea

Indian women’s hockey team lost 1-2 against South Korea in a hard-fought third game of the five-match series. This was India’s first defeat on the tour of the Asian nation. Two goals in the first quarter from South Korea’s Seul Ki Cheon (12th minute) and Yurim Lee (14th) sealed the win for the hosts at the

Indian women hockey team beat South Korea 1-0 in tour opener

Indian women hockey team beat South Korea 1-0 in tour opener

SEOUL: Indian women’s hockey team defeated South Korea by a solitary goal in the opening match of the five-game series to make a positive start to their tour here on Monday. India scored an early goal through Lalremsiami (5th minute) at the Jinchun National Athletic Center and then defended stoutly to hold on to the lead for

Kim Jong-un invites South Korea’s President to Pyongyang

Seoul, Feb 10, North Korea’s rather reclusive leader Kim Jong-un has asked South Korean President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang at the “earliest date” possible for what will be a third inter-Korean summit. The invitation was delivered on Saturday at a landmark meeting between Moon and the North Korean leader’s sister Kim Yo-jong in the

Trump and Kim fakes thank Olympics for kind welcome

Pyeongchang (South Korea), Feb 10, Lookalikes of Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un who caused a stir at the Pyeongchang Olympics opening ceremony have thanked organisers for their tender loving care. The feuding ‘world leaders’ yesterday sparked excitement when they infiltrated the press area before being tackled by security. But the Kim impersonator, who goes

Kim Jong-un’s sister to visit South Korea

Seoul, Feb 7, North Korea has offered to send the younger sister of leader Kim Jong-un as a member of its high-level delegation for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics slated to begin from Friday, Seoul’s Unification Ministry confirmed on Wednesday. The North informed the South that Kim Yo-jong, the first vice director of the ruling party’s

16th International Energy Forum meet

India to host 16th International Energy Forum meet

16th International Energy Forum meet: The 16th International Energy Forum (IEF) Ministerial meeting will be held in New Delhi on April 10 to 12. While addressing a press conference here, Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said, “The 16th International Energy Forum Ministerial meeting will be held on April 10 to 12, 2018, which will be hosted by

N Korea calls Trump nuclear button boast the ‘bark of a rabid dog’

Seoul, Jan 16, North Korea today denounced President Donald Trump’s tweeted message that he has a bigger nuclear button than its leader Kim Jong-Un as the “spasm of a lunatic” and the “bark of a rabid dog”. Kim used his annual New Year address to warn he has a “nuclear button” on his table, sweetening

N.Korea urges South to work toward national reunification

Pyongyang, Jan 14, North Korea on Sunday continued its public relations offensive on South Korea, calling on Seoul to work with the North in creating conditions for future national reunification. “To the Korean nation that has undergone the tragedy of division for many years, it is a vital demand which can no longer be delayed

Trump responds to Kim Jong-un's 'nuclear button' remark

Trump responds to Kim Jong-un’s ‘nuclear button’ remark

Trump responds Kim Jong-un nuclear button remark: US President Donald Trump responded to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s claim of having a nuclear button on his desk, saying that he too has one which is “much bigger” and “more powerful”. “North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un just stated that the ‘nuclear Button is on his desk

S.Korea seizes ship that transferred oil to N. Korean vessel

Seoul, Dec 29, South Korea has seized a Hong Kong-registered ship that allegedly transferred oil to a North Korean vessel in violation of UN sanctions, the Foreign Ministry announced here on Friday. A ministry official told CNN that the Lighthouse Winmore deported from the port of Yeosu in South Korea carrying refined oil which was

Blueberry vinegar may help fight dementia: study

Blueberry vinegar may help fight dementia, according to a study that shows fermented product restores cognitive function. Recent studies have shown that the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia, have lower levels of the signalling compound acetylcholine and its receptors. The study, published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry,

S.Korea’s Moon visits China to discuss Pyongyang

Seoul, Dec 13, South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday left for China on a four-day visit. He will meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to discuss the North Korean crisis and bilateral issues. Moon and Xi are set to hold their third summit on Thursday, when they are expected to discuss Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons

Korean delegation calls on Channi to provide employment avenues to youth

Korean delegation calls on Channi to provide employment avenues to youth

Chandigarh – Punjab Government is making all-round efforts to provide skill training to the youth of the state and provide them job opportunities at both home and abroad. As part of this initiative, a delegation from South Korea on Monday called on Technical Education and Industrial Training Minister Charanjit Singh Channi. The delegation included Chief of

South Korea imposes new sanctions on North Korea

South Korea imposes new sanctions on North Korea

South Korea imposes new sanctions on North Korea: Seoul, South Korea says it has added several North Korean groups and individuals to its sanctions list as part of efforts to cut off funding for the North weapons programs.South Korea’s government says the sanctions on 20 North Korean groups and 12 individuals took effect from today. Seoul is

Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympic Games

Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympic Games

Russia banned 2018 Winter Olympic Games: Russia has been banned from participating in 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, according to the New York Times.The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the decision after finding that Russian authorities knowingly doped their athletes during 2014 winter games in Sochi. The ban means that now ‘clean’

4 dead, 5 missing after boat capsizes in South Korea

Seoul, Dec 3, South Korea’s coast guard says at least four people are dead and five missing after a fishing boat collided with a refueling vessel and capsized.An official from the Korea Coast Guard says 22 people were aboard the fishing boat that capsized today. Six among the 13 rescued are in critical condition following the

Apple offices raided ahead of iPhone X launch in S.Korea

Apple offices raided ahead of iPhone X launch in S.Korea

Apple offices raided ahead of iPhone X launch in S.Korea: Ahead of the “super-premium” iPhone X launch in South Korea, regulators have reportedly raided Apple’s offices in Seoul.According to a report in London-based Metro late on Thursday, the raid was likely to raise questions about whether South Korean authorities were trying to hamper the success of

Fresh outbreak of bird flu detected in South Korea

Seoul, Nov 18 : South Korea’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs on Saturday said it had detected a fresh outbreak of bird flu at a farm in the country’s south and ordered the culling of 12,300 fowls as a preventive measure. South Korean authorities said they were carrying out epidemiological investigations in the

Chinese N Korean envoys talk

Chinese, N Korean envoys talk up ties despite nuclear tensions

Shanghai, Nov 18, Chinese N Korean envoys talk up ties despite nuclear tensions : A senior Chinese envoy has met an aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Pyongyang, the two sides said Saturday, stressing longstanding ties despite deep divisions over the North’s nuclear activities. Song Tao is visiting on behalf of President Xi

To educate people about Sikh identity conference organized

To educate people about Sikh identity conference organized

Sikh identity conference organized: The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) general secretary, Manjinder Singh Sirsa has said that Universal Peace Federation (UPF) is a unique world level platform to educate people about Sikh identity and its presence in more than 70 countries can help resolving the crisis being faced by the Sikhs in western