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'Moonlight' wins best picture at Academy Awards

“Moonlight” won the best picture trophy at the Academy Awards in a historic Oscar upset that followed Warren Beatty at first reading the wrong winner. Shock and chaos spread through the Dolby Theatr...

Updated : 2017.02.27 14:34

High style and politics on Oscars red carpet

For Hollywood’s A-list, Oscars night is the biggest fashion moment of the year. And Tinseltown’s top actresses did not disappoint on Sunday, with winter white gowns among the key trends.Here are som...

Updated : 2017.02.27 14:33

London film screening backs Oscar boycott director Farhadi

Thousands of film fans gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square Sunday for a screening of “The Salesman” by Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, who is boycotting the Oscars over US President Donald Trump...

Updated : 2017.02.27 10:44

Milan designers feature ‘empowering women’ theme

Models present creations for fashion house Missoni during the women’s fall-winter 2017 fashion week in Milan, Saturday. (AFP-Yonhap)Milan Fashion Week took a formal turn on the fourth day of previews...

Updated : 2017.02.26 13:16

China blocks access to streaming services of S. Korean pop culture amid THAAD row

China has blocked access to newly updated clips of South Korean music and dramas on the country's online video sharing platforms, sources said Sunday, in an apparent bid to retaliate against Seoul's move to deploy an advanced US missile defense system.The move followed China's decision to ...

Updated : 2017.02.26 11:42

IS stashed treasures in trenches, smashed walls to shock

For the roomful of archaeologists, scholars and Iraqi cultural officials Friday, each neighborhood conquered in Mosul brought them one step closer to learning the fate of the ancient sites and artifac...

Updated : 2017.02.26 11:20

[Home Cooking] Gulguk (Oyster soup)

Oysters are in season, and they are great in soups. This oyster soup is simple, refreshingly clear, and incredibly briny. The recipe uses two main ingredients -- oysters and radish. The oysters impart...

Updated : 2017.02.25 02:10

[The Palate] Winter’s oceanic jewels

Oysters can be thought of as the jewels of the winter food season. Delicate, briny and creamy are just a few ways one can describe these beloved bivalves, renowned for their plating style, alluring ta...

Updated : 2017.02.25 02:08

Around the Hotels

Yachting package at Hyatt Regency Jeju The Hyatt Regency Jeju is offering a yachting package for families until the end of this year, combined with accommodations at the hotel.The package includes a ...

Updated : 2017.02.24 18:29

[Eye Plus] Forgotten past relived at Tongin Market

Between the forests of gray buildings in northern Seoul, a 300-meter alley near Gyeongbokgung beckons passersby for a short trip into Korea’s past.Tongin Market is a 75-store covered arcade located b...

Updated : 2017.02.24 17:35

Designer with unique vision of fashion and biz

Removing her dark, oversized sunglasses which she had kept on for the photoshoot that just ended, Im Seon-oc remarks that she doesn’t want to be rude wearing sunglasses during the interview.Clad head...

Updated : 2017.02.24 16:41

Playwright who inspired ‘Moonlight’ wins PEN award

The playwright who inspired the Oscar-nominated movie “Moonlight” has won a prize from PEN America, the literary and human rights organization.Tarell Alvin McCraney received an award for best midcareer playwright, PEN announced Wednesday. McCraney’s “In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue”...

Updated : 2017.02.23 15:28

Gucci presents otherworldly collection in Milan

MILAN -- Milan fashion designers launched six days of fall-winter fashion previews Wednesday, as the long-accepted runway format undergoes challenges like never before. Brands like Gucci and Bottega V...

Updated : 2017.02.23 15:28

Turkish students to learn Korean as second foreign language

Primary and secondary schools in Turkey will be able to teach Korean as a second foreign language for their students beginning next year.   The Turkish education ministry announced in the official gazette on Wednesday that Korean has recently been added to the list of foreign languages t...

Updated : 2017.02.22 21:06

Japan's male hosts sell dreams to lonely women

Cigarette smoke hangs thick in the air of a Tokyo nightspot as Aki Nitta sips champagne with a trio of sweet-talking Lotharios peddling fake love at premium rates.   In a country which has lost its ...

Updated : 2017.02.22 19:40