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Winter Olympics day four in pictures - Theguardian -

Snowboarding, speed skating, North Korean cheerleaders and Russias married curlers: all the latest drama captured from Pyeongchang See our selections from previous days Continue reading...





What Kim Jong-un's new photo tells us about .. - BBC - 13/02

BBC News What Kim Jong-un's new photo tells us about North Korea BBC News In a report on Tuesday, North Korea's state media indicated that leader Kim ..



Robot skiers tackle Olympic challenge in South Korea - Theguardian -

As Pyeongchang hosts the Winter Olympics, down the road robots are also hitting the slopes with a $10,000 prize on offer It is not only human athletes who have been aiming to go Faster, Higher, Stronger in South ..



Man in his 40s shot dead in north London - Theguardian -

Victim pronounced dead at scene in residential area of Barnet just after midnight Detectives are investigating after a man in his 40s was shot dead at a row of shops in a residential part of north London. Armed police responded ..



North good, south bad? Time to shed the Korea stereotypes - Guardian -

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South Korea jails Choi Soon-sil, friend to .. - BBC - 13/02

Choi Soon-sil was at the heart of a corruption scandal that felled the country's first female president.



Confidante of deposed South Korea leader jailed for 20 years - Theguardian -

Choi Soon-sil, a friend of Park Geun-hye, found guilty of abuse of power, bribery and state meddling The former confidante of South Koreas ousted president Park Geun-hye has been sentenced to 20 years in ..



Stock market recovery continues ahead of UK inflation data business live - Theguardian -

All the days economic and financial news, including the latest UK consumer prices index figures Introduction: Calm returns to the markets FTSE 100 up, led by TUI 8.17am GMT Britains stock market is ..





Winter Olympics: Kim Jong-un calls for .. - BBC - 13/02

North Korea's leader advocates "livening up" relations with the South after decades of mistrust.





Choi Soon-sil, friend of former South Korea .. - CNA - 13/02

Channel NewsAsia Choi Soon-sil, friend of former South Korea leader, jailed for 20 years Channel NewsAsia SEOUL: The secret confidante of ousted South ..



Prescription of opioid drugs continues to rise in England - Theguardian -

Doctors give patients drugs such as tramadol despite risks of addiction and ineffectiveness when treating chronic pain The prescription of opioid drugs by GPs in England is steadily rising, especially in more ..





What did Pence achieve at the Olympics? - .. - Washingtonpost - 13/02

Washington Post What did Pence achieve at the Olympics? Washington Post Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along ..





Kim Yo-jong and North Korea's secret weapon - BBC - 13/02

Kim Jong-un's most powerful weapon in his arsenal might be his female envoys at the Olympics.



'Like the 1970s': World mesmerised by North Korean cheerleaders - Theguardian -

They outnumber the Norths athletes and captured global attention at Winter Olympics but a cultural chasm remains When the women in matching red coats entered the Kwandong Hockey Centre in the South Korean ..





Trump tells Putin more steps needed to scrap .. - CNA - 13/02

Channel NewsAsia Trump tells Putin more steps needed to scrap North Korea nuclear programme Channel NewsAsia U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian ..



Love in a cold climate? Kim Jong-un praises 'sincere, impressive' South .. - Theguardian -

North Korean leader expresses satisfaction over visit by his sister and other officials to the Winter Games amid warming of relations North Koreas leader, Kim Jong-un, has praised the warm ..





This Russian reality TV star won't beat .. - PBS - 13/02

PBS NewsHour This Russian reality TV star won't beat Putin at the polls. Why is she running anyway? PBS NewsHour Ksenia Sobchak, one of Russia's most famous ..





Warm Welcome Home From Olympics for Kim .. - Nytimes - 13/02

New York Times Warm Welcome Home From Olympics for Kim Jong-un's Sister New York Times SEOUL, South Korea The love affair that Kim Yo-jong, sister of ..





The Fetishization of Kim Yo Jong - The .. - Theatlantic - 13/02

The Atlantic The Fetishization of Kim Yo Jong The Atlantic Like The Atlantic? Subscribe to The Atlantic Daily, our free weekday email newsletter. ..





Asean must keep pressing North Korea, says .. - Straitstimes - 13/02

Channel NewsAsia Asean must keep pressing North Korea, says Japan minister The Straits Times Foreign ministers Vivian Balakrishnan and Mr Taro Kono at a ..





New crayfish that doesn't need males to mate .. - BBC - 13/02

The self-cloning species, which can be bought in North America, is banned in Europe and two US states.





Don't be blinded by North Korea's 'charm .. - CNA - 12/02

Channel NewsAsia Don't be blinded by North Korea's 'charm offensive': Japan's Foreign Minister Channel NewsAsia SINGAPORE: Japanese foreign minister Taro ..





Sister act: Kim Yo Jong visit dominates .. - CNA - 12/02

Channel NewsAsia Sister act: Kim Yo Jong visit dominates South Korea headlines Channel NewsAsia Kim Yo Jong is the first member of North Korea's ruling ..





Winter Olympics: N Korean cheerleaders in .. - BBC - 12/02

South Korea's government says the masks were just "a handsome man" but conservatives are angry.





Winter Olympics: NBC ditches analyst Joshua .. - BBC - 12/02

The analyst said many South Koreans see former occupier Japan as a cultural and economic example.





Pence raises prospect of talks with North .. - Reuters - 12/02

Reuters Pence raises prospect of talks with North Korea amid 'intensified' pressure Reuters SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States may be looking ..





North Korea heading for diplomacy gold medal .. - Reuters - 12/02

Reuters North Korea heading for diplomacy gold medal at Olympics Reuters PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - North Korea has emerged as the early ..





South Korea's Moon watches concert with Kim .. - Straitstimes - 12/02

The Straits Times South Korea's Moon watches concert with Kim Jong Un's sister as protesters burn North's flag outside venue The Straits Times SEOUL ..





Winter Olympics: South Koreans protest .. - BBC - 12/02

South Koreans protested outside a concert that the North Korean leader's sister was watching.





Egypt army says it killed 16 jihadists in .. - BBC - 11/02

The military is weeks away from a presidential deadline for defeating the north-eastern Islamists.





North's 'army of beauties' seduces as .. - Asiaone - 11/02

AsiaOne North's 'army of beauties' seduces as Koreans' Olympics debut ends in tears AsiaOne PYEONGCHANG - North Korea's cheerleaders serenaded South Korean ..



Winter Olympics 2018 day two: cross-country skiing, speed skating and more .. - Theguardian -

Updates from day two in Pyeongchang Full schedule Latest medal table Feel free to get in touch on email or tweet @Kate_ohalloran 6.26am GMT Further update on womens snowboard slopestyle As we ..



Kim Yo-jong might have charmed South Korean media, but the glow won't last - Theguardian -

With her deadly side-eye and nimble ways, the sister of North Korean leader has been the centre of attention since she arrived at the Winter Games Amid a sea of television cameras and ..





North Korea sent cheerleaders to the .. - Washingtonpost - 11/02

Washington Post North Korea sent cheerleaders to the Olympics. Here's what they're saying. Washington Post North Korea's squad of parka-wearing cheerleaders has ..





North Korea: US says 'no daylight' between .. - BBC - 11/02

The Winter Olympics has seen better ties between the Koreas but the US has been sceptical.



To close Pueblito Paisa would be a massive injustice - Theguardian -

Plans to redevelop the north London Latin American market have angered traders and visitors The perpetual regeneration that drives a global city provides a constant tension between old and new. Five miles north of the ..



UK plans video campaign to deter African migrants - Theguardian -

Critics say tactic will have little effect on would-be migrants decision to travel and is aimed at placating British voters A viral video campaign using the testimonies of migrants in Libya to discourage others from ..



There is nothing fake about it: real Derry Girls revel in TV shows wit - Theguardian -

C4 comedy set in the Troubles has won fans for its witty and authentic portrayal of the early 1990s They wear the same green school uniforms and speak in the same quick-fire north-west Irish accent ..





Korea's united Olympic squad: symbol of hope .. - Theguardian - 11/02

The Guardian Korea's united Olympic squad: symbol of hope or mere political stunt? The Guardian North Korean supporters cheer during the preliminary ..





NBC analyst under fire in Korea over .. - Koreatimes - 11/02

Korea Times NBC analyst under fire in Korea over ignorant comment Korea Times An NBC Sports analyst has come under criticism here after making an ignorant ..





Kim Jong-un Invites South Korean Leader to .. - Nytimes - 11/02

New York Times Kim Jong-un Invites South Korean Leader to North for Summit Meeting New York Times SEOUL, South Korea North Korea's reclusive leader, ..





Olympics Day 2: PyeongChang awards the first .. - Washingtonpost - 11/02

Washington Post Olympics Day 2: PyeongChang awards the first medals of the Games Washington Post Want this in your inbox tomorrow? Sign up for our daily ..





Winter Olympics: North Korean cheerleaders .. - BBC - 10/02

As the first medals are won at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, we get our first glimpse of the North Korean "cheerleaders".





To North Korea, Trump's military parade will .. - Washingtonpost - 10/02

Washington Post To North Korea, Trump's military parade will look like fear, not strength Washington Post I spend a lot of time watching military ..



Carillion links put fracking firms scheme in doubt - Theguardian -

North Yorkshire project halted for inquiry into stability of Third Energy, whose chairman is former chief executive of outsourcing giant A controversial plan to start fracking for shale gas in rural North Yorkshire has ..





Pence Upstaged by 2 Koreas' Efforts to Warm .. - Usnews - 10/02

U.S. News & World Report Pence Upstaged by 2 Koreas' Efforts to Warm Ties U.S. News & World Report Vice President Mike Pence's efforts to keep North ..



Justice in the factory: how Black Lives Matter breathed new life into .. - Theguardian -

As Black Lives Matter and other social justice campaigns focus more on economic inequality, unions see an opportunity After decades of decline unions have found a new champion in efforts to ..





The Latest: Olympic opening ceremony drone .. - Palmbeachpost - 10/02

Palm Beach Post The Latest: Olympic opening ceremony drone display scrapped Palm Beach Post Fireworks explode behind the Olympic flame during the opening ..



Kim Jong-un's sister invites South Korean president to Pyongyang - Theguardian -

Kim Yo-jongs meeting with Moon Jae-in was highest-level contact between countries in more than a decade North Koreas dictator, Kim Jong-un, has invited the South Korean president, Moon Jae-in, to visit ..





The ping pong pals separated forever - BBC - 10/02

When North and South Korea's ping pong stars joined forces they became firm friends, but it didn't last.



Police investigate after woman filmed racially abusing post office worker - Theguardian -

Footage of outburst by woman in north London has been viewed almost 1m times on Facebook Police are investigating an incident caught on film in which a post office employee was racially abused and ..





Pence's Olympic mission: Countering North .. - Washingtonpost - 10/02

Washington Post Pence's Olympic mission: Countering North Korean propaganda Washington Post PYEONGCHANG, South Korea Vice President Pence was a man on ..





Meet sister Kim Yo Jong, N. Korea's .. - Straitstimes - 10/02

The Straits Times Meet sister Kim Yo Jong, N. Korea's political princess The Straits Times North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, Ms Kim Yo Jong, and her ..



Pence skips Olympics dinner in snub to North Korean officials - Theguardian -

US vice-president was expected to share table with head of state before opening ceremony The US vice-president, Mike Pence, has skipped a dinner before the Winter Olympics opening ceremony, where he was ..





United Korea and more at Olympics opening - BBC - 9/02

Watch the best moments from a spectacular Winter Olympics 2018 opening ceremony in Pyeongchang.





PyeongChang 2018: Sport-by-sport guide - CNN - CNN - 9/02

CNN PyeongChang 2018: Sport-by-sport guide CNN (CNN) The Winter Olympics is upon us, which means it's time to brush up on sports you may not have watched ..





Abe and Moon show unity as Winter Games open .. - Japantimes - 9/02

The Japan Times Abe and Moon show unity as Winter Games open The Japan Times PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korean ..





North Korea, US set for icy encounter at .. - CNA - 9/02

Channel NewsAsia North Korea, US set for icy encounter at Olympics as North delegation arrives Channel NewsAsia North Korea's ceremonial leader and U.S. ..





Winter Olympics: Pyeongchang cold, Team GB, .. - BBC - 9/02

The 23rd Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang may be the coldest in history when they begin on Friday, with Great Britain expected to achieve a record medal ..



Iran furious as athletes miss out on Winter Olympics smartphones - Theguardian -

Row after Iranian Olympians in South Korea were not given gift of latest Samsung handsets Iran has summoned South Koreas envoy after its athletes at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics were not included in a ..





Is this North Korea's Ivanka? Meet Kim .. - BBC - 8/02

The influential sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is to attend the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.





N. Korea displays ICBMs during low-key .. - Koreaherald - 8/02

The Korea Herald N. Korea displays ICBMs during low-key military parade The Korea Herald North Korea showed off its latest long-range missile during a ..



The darkest building on Earth: 'An angular black hole waiting to suck you .. - Theguardian -

Sprayed with Vantablack Vbx2, a pavilion at the Winter Olympics in South Korea absorbs 99% of light. We talk to its British architect Asif Khan, who also invented the selfie-building The pistes ..



Winter Olympics: women's long race to parity - Theguardian -

Its been 94 years since the first Winter Games, but still women do not compete on the same terms as men. How far have we come and how far to the finish line? By Monica Ulmanu Among the 258 athletes lining up at the start of ..





North Korea's athletes at the Winter Olympics - BBC - 8/02

North Korea has sent 22 athletes to the Winter Olympics, but what do we know about them?





Pence steps into a more prominent role on .. - Washingtonpost - 8/02

Washington Post Pence steps into a more prominent role on the world stage Washington Post TOKYO On his way to Asia, Vice President Pence stood in front ..





The Winter Olympics political backdrop: In .. - BBC - 8/02

BBC News The Winter Olympics political backdrop: In 100 and 500 words BBC News It is not unusual for the Olympic Games to take place with a heated ..





A K-Pop Primer for Olympic Listening - New .. - Nytimes - 8/02

New York Times A K-Pop Primer for Olympic Listening New York Times The last time the Olympics came to South Korea, in 1988, Korean pop music was awash in ..



Hard Brexit would cost public finances 80bn, says secret analysis - Theguardian -

Leave-voting heartlands of north-east and West Midlands would be worst hit, report finds A no-deal Brexit would blow an 80bn hole in the public finances, with the leave-voting heartlands of north-east ..



Mashal Khan: death sentence for Pakistan blasphemy murder - Theguardian -

Student was beaten and shot by mob in attack that was posted online and widely condemned A Pakistani court has sentenced one person to death and five others to life imprisonment for lynching a student accused of ..





North Korea leader's sister takes 'real .. - BBC - 7/02

Kim Yo-jong is the first legitimate descendant of North Korea's founder to visit the south.





US vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of .. - CNA - 7/02

Channel NewsAsia US vows new North Korea sanctions ahead of Olympics face-off Channel NewsAsia U.S. Vice President Mike Pence vowed tough new sanctions ..





At the DMZ, Korean reunification seems an .. - Washingtonpost - 7/02

Washington Post At the DMZ, Korean reunification seems an impossible task for these 'Peace Olympics' Washington Post He was there on the other side of the ..




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Malaysia's Najib deploys policy firepower in duel with .. - Nikkei
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Malaysia's election electric and exhausting - The .. - Lowyinstitute
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On the Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, 30 .. - Securityboulevard
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EA's Next Free PC Game Now Available, And It's A Good .. - Gamespot
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