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(LEAD) SHINee member Onew charged with sexual harassment

(ATTN; ADDS agency's statement at bottom) SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Yonhap) -- Onew, a member of the popular K-pop boy band SHINee, was charged with sexual...

Trashy tabloid reporter turns hero in SBS TV’s ‘Distorted’

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, July 20 (Yonhap) -- Actor Namkoong Min, who portrayed a righteous accountant fighting corruption in "Good Manager," is returning to television...

Friends, colleagues grief-stricken over actor Kim Joo-hyuk’s sudden death

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's entertainment industry has plunged into deep sorrow and shock over the sudden death of actor Kim Joo-hyuk. The...

EXID to release new EP next month

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Yonhap) -- Girl group EXID plans to drop a new EP album next month, the band's agency said Tuesday. The K-pop group...

Lee Min-ho’s DMZ wild life documentary to start next week

SEOUL, June 9 (Yonhap) -- "DMZ, the Wild," MBC TV's documentary series hosted by star actor Lee Min-ho, will begin airing next week, the...

Boy band BTS to release new EP next month

SEOUL, Aug. 24 (Yonhap) -- K-pop boy band BTS will release a highly anticipated new EP album next month, its agency said Thursday. The EP...

‘Distorted’ leads early-week TV drama race

SEOUL, Aug. 9 (Yonhap) -- SBS TV's "Distorted" led the Monday-Tuesday late night drama race, while rivals shows lagged behind with single-digit ratings, according...

‘Train to Busan’ to open in 44 Japanese cities in September

SEOUL, July 25 (Yonhap) -- "Train to Busan," South Korea's 2016 zombie apocalypse blockbuster, will open in Japanese theaters in September, according to its...

S. Korea marks Hangeul Day with various events

SEOUL, Oct. 9 (Yonhap) -- South Korea marked the anniversary of the promulgation of Hangeul more than five centuries ago Monday with various events...

BTS offers condolences over Manchester terror attack via Twitter

SEOUL, May 23 (Yonhap) -- K-pop group BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys, on Tuesday offered condolences to the victims of a deadly terror...

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