Tag: South Korea

Women Hockey: India beat Korea 2-1

Harpal Singh Bedi New  Delhi: Striker Lalremsiami and Navneet Kaur scored goal in each half  to enable India  pip spirited Korea 2-1 in the opening Women’s hockey match of  the three-match Bi-lateral Series at Jincheon (Korea) on Monday. As per the information received here, the Visitors started the game on an attacking note forcing the hosts to be

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India has emerged as a leading investment destination: Suresh Prabhu

Newsroom24x7 Network Minister for Commerce and Industry meets captains of top Korean industries Seoul, South Korea: Minister for Commerce and Industry, Suresh Prabhu spoke of India’s emergence as one of the world’s leading investment destination and commitment to promoting free and fair world trade at the 7th Asia-Europe Economic Ministers (ASEM) meeting on Friday. Prabhu

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China to Safeguard Security of its ‘Front-line state North Korea’, in case of Regime Collapse: How it concerns India?

Major General S B Asthana,SM,VSM (Retd) The statement of Chinese Defence spokesman Ren Guoqiang to indicate that China will take the “necessary measures” to safeguard national security in the event of the collapse of the neighbouring North Korean regime (South China Morning Post, February 23, 2017), clearly proves the extent to which China has been

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North Korea vows to snap hotlines with South over Kaesong shutdown

Newsroom24x7 Desk Pyongyang : Pyongyang’s recent rocket launch and Seoul’s withdrawal on co-participation in Kaesong complex — has now taken a new dimension today as North Korea has done a deja vu of communication snap, and has declared Kaesong industrial park as military zone. When north carried out nuclear tests, Seoul decided to carry out

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US, Japan, S Korea pledge united response to North Korea’s H-bomb testing

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : The US, South Korea and Japan have declared a united stand on the recent North Korean Hydrogen bomb test claim and have decided to tackle it together, standing shoulder to shoulder on this matter. The trio said they would be united in their response to North Korea’s claim of ‘having

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South Korea and Japan reach agreement on ‘comfort women’

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Japan and South Korea have reached an agreement over the long-standing issue of ‘comfort women,’ a term that describes sex slaves used by the Japanese military during World War II. Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida announced that his government would give 1 billion yen ($8.3 million) to a fund to

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North Korea shoots words of ultimatum to South Korea

Newsroom24x7 Desk Seoul, South Korea: North Korea’s UN Ambassador An Myong Hun Friday spoke to media over the rising tensions between South and North Korea due to continued cross border propaganda broadcasts and without mincing words issued the ultimatum to its Southern neighbour that it would have to pay the price if it failed to

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India and South Korea agree to upgrade relationship to ‘Special Strategic Partnership’

Newsroom24x7 Staff Seoul: “Korea’s rapid progress has made the vision of an Asian century stronger and it will be based not only on the strength of Korea’s economy, but also its contribution to peace and stability in the region.” Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said this at a Press Briefing with President of Republic of

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