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President Moon Jae-in presents U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres with plush toys of Soohorang and Bandabi, the official mascots for next year’s PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, at the U.N. Secretariat in New York on Sept. 18. (Cheong Wa Dae)

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The K-pop World Festival in Changwon has announced its lineup for this year!

Contestants from 72 countries competed in the preliminaries, and the final 12 teams will be selected after two additional rounds judged by K-pop experts.

Along with the finalists, several Korean artists will be taking the stage to celebrate the event. BTS, TWICE, Ailee, B.A.P, MONSTA X, and ASTRO have been confirmed to perform.

 

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Hours before America was riveted by the eclipse on Monday morning, another star passed into L.A.’s orbit on Sunday night. Or, rather, a whole bunch of them did.

The South Korean pop-culture festival KCON is the year’s most authoritative gathering of K-Pop luminaries, and the pure shimmering optimism of the festival has made the concert more welcome than ever.

The weekend-long event drew a constellation of otherwise rarely seen acts to Staples...

BTS, EXO, Seventeen, Monsta X and GOT7 make up the month's top activity ranking.

When we checked in with Tumblr at the mid-year point last month, acts like BTSEXO and ...

The Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) is back for its 8th year with more latest, edgy and diverse films.

The KOFFIA is the most...

 A new Korean film on the 1980 pro-democracy uprising in Gwangju will open in English-speaking and other Asian countries following its domestic...

Getting a tattoo is still frowned upon in many circles in South Korea. Giving a tattoo is — in the eyes of the law...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Actor Lee Min-ho will release a photo book that was shot in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)...

South Korean actor Kim Woo-bin was appointed on Thursday as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter...

Yolanda Foster is in Seoul, Korea to undertake an experimental stem cell therapy.

It’s been almost three...

The Korea National Opera’s principal tenor Yoon Byung Kil will make a debut in Australia with a stunning production...

South Korea's Kim Min-hee has won best actress at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival for a film exploring...

As a classic vacation destination of Korea, Jeju Island’s popularity continues to increase. Recently, many tourists have even begun enjoying extended vacations here. Although ma...

(Photo: Cheongsapo Daritdol Observatory (Credit: Haeundae-gu))

Daritdol Observatory opened August 17 at Cheongsapo in ...

While Paris has the Seine River and London has the Thames, Seoul’s representative river is none other than the Hangang River. Running from the east to west of Seoul, Hangang Riv...

Often called “the Hawaii of Korea,” an image of sandy beaches and cerulean blue waters is naturally the first thing that comes to mind when picturing Jeju. While the island does...