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India lags behind US, China and Korea in science and technology investment

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

The government on Thursday informed Rajya Sabha that India’s investment in science and technology was much less than that of China, South Korea and the US. In response [...]
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How Korea helped prostitutes work at US bases

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

More than 120 former prostitutes who worked near a US military base in South Korea are going to court to seek compensation from the Korean government. They say the [...]
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Japan reporter denies libelling S Korea’s Park Geun-hye

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

A Japanese journalist has gone on trial in South Korea accused of defaming President Park Geun-hye, a charge that could result in seven years in jail. In a report in [...]
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S. Korea, Japan resume talks on wartime sex slavery

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea and Japan held a fresh round of talks in Seoul on Thursday over Japan’s sexual enslavement of Korean women during World War II, Seoul’s foreign [...]
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Expert calls for PR strategies for Korea-US nuclear energy deal

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea and the United States should come up with good PR strategies for an envisioned nuclear energy cooperation deal to pre-empt any misunderstanding of an issue that [...]
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S. Korea’s industrial output shrinks in October

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s industrial output shrank in October from a month earlier, affected by sluggish activities in the manufacturing sector, a government report showed Friday. [...]
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Japanese reporter pleads innocent in S. Korea trial

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Stripes | 6:00 AM

A Japanese reporter on Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges of defaming South Korea’s president by reporting rumours that she was absent for seven hours during a [...]
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Report: Kim Jong Un’s sister given senior N Korea government role

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been named as a senior government official by state media. Kim Jong Un’s younger sister, Kim Yo Jong, was mentioned in [...]
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N Korea: Kim Jong-un’s sister holds senior title

N Korea: Kim Jong-un’s sister holds senior title

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

The younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been referred to as senior party official for the first time in state media. Kim Yo-jong, who is in her mid to late [...]
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N Korea’s ‘princess’ moves closer to centre of power

29-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

In her slim-fitting trouser suits and black-heeled shoes, Kim Yo Jong cuts a contrasting figure to her pudgy older brother, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. On Thursday, [...]
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Pyongyang and Moscow boost ties as tense Beijing watches from the sidelines

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Asahi | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s special envoy to Russia has returned home after appearing to make significant progress in improving bilateral ties, suggesting that North Korean leader [...]
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S. Korea and HK to link up on creative economy

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

President Park Geun-hye and Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying discussed ways to promote cooperation on the creative economy, officials at Cheong Wa Dae said on [...]
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Korean Startup Woowa Brothers Attracts $36 Million in Funding Round

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Woowa Brothers Corp., a South Korean startup that operates the country’s most popular food-delivery mobile service, attracted $36 million in a new round of funding led [...]
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N Korea says the US is doomed just like the Roman Empire

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

On November 15, President Obama was speaking at the University of Queensland in Australia when he began to talk about the present day’s place in history. “I often [...]
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N Korea Calls Barack Obama’s Speeches the ‘Shrieks of Ruin’ as America ‘Doomed’

28-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Ibtimes | 6:00 AM

North Korea has delivered another condemnation full of contempt for US President Barack Obama by branding his speeches the “poor shriek of those facing ruin.” [...]
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