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Men's Junior Hockey World Cup: South Africa stun Pakistan, Korea beat Poland
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Men's Junior Hockey World Cup: South Africa stun Pakistan, Korea beat Poland

While Pakistan scored three field goals through Abuzar (5th minute), Abdul Shahid (25th) and Abdul Rehman (37th), South Africa made a valiant fightback and converted two penalty corners through

Asian Champions Trophy: Indian women's hockey team leaves for Korea
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Asian Champions Trophy: Indian women's hockey team leaves for Korea

It will be the first tournament for the Indian team since finishing fourth at the Tokyo Olympics. It will face China, Korea, Japan, Thailand and Malaysia in the single-pool competition.

Asian Archery Championships: Mixed day for Indian archers; win one bronze, lose another
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Asian Archery Championships: Mixed day for Indian archers; win one bronze, lose another

The men's team of Rishabh Yadav, Abhishek Verma and Aman Saini outplayed local challengers Bangladesh 235-223, while the women's team was let down by their inexperience

Asian Archery Championships: Indian archers confirm three medals, face 'nemesis' Korea in all finals
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Asian Archery Championships: Indian archers confirm three medals, face 'nemesis' Korea in all finals

India also remained in the hunt for three bronze medals in the compound men, women and recurve mixed team events after losing their respective semifinal matches

Japanese PM Fumio Kishida and US president Joe Biden agree to cooperate on China, North Korea
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Japanese PM Fumio Kishida and US president Joe Biden agree to cooperate on China, North Korea

The leaders of Japan and USA confirmed that they will work to strengthen alliance and cooperate in regional security in the face of growing challenges from China and North Korea

Koreas talk on hotline restored after North's missile tests
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Koreas talk on hotline restored after North's missile tests

North Korean liaison officers answered phone calls by their South Korean counterparts over a set of cross-border government and military channels on Monday morning for the first time in nearly two months

Why Kim Jong Un's recent missile launches hint at North Korea's nuclear arsenal expansion
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Why Kim Jong Un's recent missile launches hint at North Korea's nuclear arsenal expansion

Kim may also be going back to a tried-and-true technique of pressuring the world with missile launches and outrageous threats before offering negotiations at the last minute meant to extract aid, experts said

Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men's team clubbed with China; women's team grouped with Thailand and Spain
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Thomas and Uber Cup: Indian men's team clubbed with China; women's team grouped with Thailand and Spain

The draw ceremony was held by the game's governing body BWF at Kuala Lumpur. The top two teams in each group at the end of the group stage will make it to the knock-out round.

Kim's Convenience season 5 review: Final instalment of cheerful family sitcom leaves you wanting for more
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Kim's Convenience season 5 review: Final instalment of cheerful family sitcom leaves you wanting for more

The final season evidently shifts its focus from the Kim family, significantly unsettling your expectations out of the resolution.

Harvard professor sparks outrage among international scholars after he claims Japan's 'comfort women' were contractual sex workers
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Harvard professor sparks outrage among international scholars after he claims Japan's 'comfort women' were contractual sex workers

In a recent academic paper, Harvard University professor J Mark Ramseyer rejected a wide body of research finding that Japan’s so-called “comfort women” were forced to work at military brothels during World War II. Ramseyer instead argued that the women willingly entered into contracts as sex workers.

BTS member Suga to take break from band after shoulder surgery, announces Bighit Entertainment
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BTS member Suga to take break from band after shoulder surgery, announces Bighit Entertainment

BTS' Suga underwent the operation to prepare for his upcoming mandatory military service.

Typhoon Haishen lashes South Korea after battering south Japan islands; over 20 injured, 1,600 evacuated
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Typhoon Haishen lashes South Korea after battering south Japan islands; over 20 injured, 1,600 evacuated

The Korea Meteorological Administration warned of 'very heavy rain and very strong winds’, adding the typhoon would likely reduce to a tropical storm within 24 hours

North Korea vows to redeploy troops on border with South, rejects Seoul’s offer to send envoys amid tensions over propaganda leaflets
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North Korea vows to redeploy troops on border with South, rejects Seoul’s offer to send envoys amid tensions over propaganda leaflets

North Korea said it had rejected South Korea’s offer to send special envoys to ease escalating bilateral tensions, and vowed to redeploy troops to demilitarised border units in the latest step towards nullifying inter-Korean peace accords

North Korea threatens to shut liaison office in Kaesong, says South Korea failed to prevent activists from sending dissenting leaflets across border
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North Korea threatens to shut liaison office in Kaesong, says South Korea failed to prevent activists from sending dissenting leaflets across border

North Korea threatened to permanently shut a liaison office with South Korea as it continued to condemn its rival for failing to prevent activists from sending anti-North Korean leaflets across the border

Coronavirus Outbreak: Korean Film Council issues subsidy coupons on movie tickets to draw audience to theatres
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Korean Film Council issues subsidy coupons on movie tickets to draw audience to theatres

Since the Korean cinemas have reopened, with new social distancing measures and contactless operation, audience numbers have remained low.

Tech prowess, trust in govt, hygiene culture: How South Korea tamed COVID-19 and the lessons it can offer India
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Tech prowess, trust in govt, hygiene culture: How South Korea tamed COVID-19 and the lessons it can offer India

South Korea is one of the few nations, such as Taiwan and Germany, that has managed to stay on its toes while handling the crisis

Coronavirus Outbreak: Park Hyun-kyung clinches Korean LPGA Championships title as golf resumes post lockdown
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Park Hyun-kyung clinches Korean LPGA Championships title as golf resumes post lockdown

In a return to official live tournament golf after the coronavirus epidimic, Park Hyun-kyung shot a final-round 67 Sunday to win the Korean Ladies Professional Golf tournament by one stroke.

South Korea says troops exchanged fire with North Korean soldiers across border after its guard post was targetted
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South Korea says troops exchanged fire with North Korean soldiers across border after its guard post was targetted

The Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul said in a statement that North Korean troops fired several bullets at a South Korean guard post inside the heavily fortified border. South Korea fired two rounds in response after issuing a warning broadcast, it said.

North Korean State media reports first 'public appearance' of Kim Jong-un after weeks of speculation over his health
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North Korean State media reports first 'public appearance' of Kim Jong-un after weeks of speculation over his health

After weeks of intense speculation about the health of Kim Jong Un, state news agency KCNA said on Saturday the North Korean leader attended the completion of a fertilizer plant north of Pyongyang, the first report of his appearance since 11 April.

Uncertainty over Kim Jong-un’s health shows South Korea's limited intelligence network in Pyongyang, casts doubts on future of North Korean government
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Uncertainty over Kim Jong-un’s health shows South Korea's limited intelligence network in Pyongyang, casts doubts on future of North Korean government

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's prolonged public absence has led to rumors of ill health and worries about how it could influence the future of what one analyst calls Northeast Asia's Achilles’ heel