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· March, 2011

Stories about South Korea from March, 2011

Tensions Between Korea and Japan Intensified Over Territorial Conflict

South Korea: Application for Radiation Levels Checkup

South Korea: Controversial Memoir Mixes Art, Sex and Politics

An art curator who shocked South Korea with her fake Yale diploma and government connections released a memoir on March 22, 2011, rocking the nation once again with her revelations....

Japan: Hoarding Water in Wake of Radiation Fears

South Korea: Special Parking Lot for Pregnant Women

South Korea: Students Arrested for Breaking Security Law

South Korea: Real-time Checkup on Nuclear Radiation Levels

South Korea: Old Feuds Forgotten as Koreans React to Japan Quake

Forgetting old feuds between the two countries, South Korean bloggers and tweeps have expressed both deep concern and support for Japan in its time of crisis. Harsh criticisms meanwhile have...

Old Feud Lost During Disaster, Korean Responses to Japan Quake

Photos of Quake in Japan, by Tweeps

South Korea: Blurred Photos of Diplomatic Officials who Fell for Chinese Spy Woman

South Korea: Suicide Actress's Memoirs Claim Sex Exploitation

South Korean netizens are busy discussing deceased actress Ja-Yeon Jang's memoirs, which contain claims that she was a victim of career-related sexual exploitation. The struggling 26-year-old actress who committed suicide...

South Korea: Jang's Sexual Service List Brought Up Again

South Korea: Battling Against Foreign Finance's Encroachment

Korea Exchange Bank employees and civil rights activists have taken to the streets of Seoul to protest against the encroachment of foreign finance on Korean financial turf. Korean net users...

South Korea: Tweet Petitions Filed to Defend Trade Unionist at Risk of Being Deported

South Korea: Dating App Developer Convicted of Privacy Violation

The web developer of a controversial mobile application which tracks down the current location of one’s boy/girlfriend, has been indicted without detention by police in South Korea for violating the...

South Korea: Mapping Burial Grounds

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