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Art studio to run Halloween slasher drawing session

Jankura Artspace will run a special early Halloween art session Friday.“Drawing Blood” will be a live drawing event based on the theme of a classic slasher movie. The event follows previous Halloween sessions at Jankura, a Zombie sketch night and the “DrawRing,” based on an Asian ghost...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:44

Gwangju expats’ center offers Korean classes

Gwangju International Center will offer a new semester of Korean classes from Nov. 4.The seven-week courses range from beginner to advanced and take place on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, Wednesday and Friday evenings or on Saturdays. The courses cost 90,000 won for Saturday classes and 1...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:44

Seoul players to mark Halloween with ‘Rocky Horror’ shadow cast

Seoul Players will be running its annual shadow cast production of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” for two nights this Halloween.The production is a screening of the movie musical, with a live cast ...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:44

Indians in Korea kick off Diwali festivities

Indians in Korea kicked off Diwali celebrations Sunday with 450 people and hosted by Bollywood celebrity Dev Anand Jr.IIK vice president Rohidas Arote explained that the actor was the first Bollywood ...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:43

Korea-Central Asia Youth Forum to run in Nov.

The Asia Exchange Foundation will be hosting the Korea-Central Asia Youth Forum in Goseong, South Gyeongsang Province, from Nov. 2-8.The forum, sponsored by the Korea Foundation, will discuss a multidimensional approach for Korea-Central Asia cooperation in areas including culture, the eco...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:41

Daejeon to run charity bazaar to mark Together Day

Daejeon International Center will celebrate its Together Day Festival with the Daejeon International Charity Bazaar on Saturday.The festival, in its sixth year, will host booths selling second-hand items for charity, an international food court, and produce brought directly from local farm...

Updated : 2014.10.21 20:41

What do jeans mean to you?

Many people are probably familiar with the history of blue jeans ― how denim pants moved from work clothes for California gold miners in the 19th century to a must-have item for rebellious youngsters...

Updated : 2014.10.20 20:44

Seoul fashion is all about wearable and practical designs

Models, designers, fashionistas and celebrities descended on the newly opened Dongdaemun Design Plaza and Park to take note of Korea’s hottest fashion trends for the upcoming 2015 spring-summer seaso...

Updated : 2014.10.19 20:43

S. Korean satellite scientist dies

Choi Soon-dalChoi Soon-dal, a pioneer in South Korea’s satellite-building program who contributed greatly to technological development in this field, died of old age late Saturday. He was 83. The sci...

Updated : 2014.10.19 20:28

[Weekender] Orchestras for all

When the different notes and timbres of as many as 100 instruments combine into a glorious harmony, it is not only those in the audience who feel moved. The musicians and the conductor too feel overwh...

Updated : 2014.10.17 21:47

Calendar

FestivalTen Million Chrysanthemum Festival: Iksan, North Jeolla Province, invites visitors to one of the biggest chrysanthemum festivals in Korea. At the festival, arrangements of more than 120,000 fl...

Updated : 2014.10.17 21:12

Coastal beauty, adventure abound in Wales

As the weather turns colder and the leaves fall, many of us begin to plan our spring holidays and think of the days when everything will be bright and blooming again. If the thoughts of adventure, nat...

Updated : 2014.10.17 21:02

Autumn shows true colors in northeastern Pennsylvania

BENTON, Pennsylvania ― Fresh air and blue skies are easy tonics for the stressed-out city life. Still, I was in a pretty foul mood when I rolled into Ricketts Glen State Park in this scenic, woodsy c...

Updated : 2014.10.17 21:01

Decrease in Chinese tourists hit Singapore visitor arrivals

SINGAPORE (AFP) ― International visitor arrivals to Singapore fell 3 percent in the first half of this year, hurt by a 30 percent drop in tourists from China, official data showed Wednesday.Singapore’s tourism board said overall arrivals totaled 7.5 million in the six months to June, wit...

Updated : 2014.10.17 20:58

Sheraton Incheon named leading business hotel by World Travel Awards

Sheraton Incheon Hotel was named “South Korea’s Leading Business Hotel” for four years in a row by the World Travel Awards. The title is based on votes cast by some 500,000 industry professionals, travel agencies, tour and transport companies, and tourism organizations throughout the wo...

Updated : 2014.10.17 20:58