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Brainchild of ex-Baby V.O.X star, rookie band Hash Tag unveiled

By Chang Dong-woo SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- K-pop has seen its share of careers come full circle -- ex-idols Yang Hyun-seok, Teddy of 1TYM...

Woman-oriented action noir, a challenge for actress Kim Hye-soo

By Shim Sun-ah SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- Since the bulk of her work lately was dramas and sexy roles, being cast as the lead...

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...

Singer-actress Im Yoon-ah to co-host BIFF opening

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Yonhap) -- Singer and actress Im Yoon-ah, better known as Yoona from Girls' Generation, will replace actress Kim Ha-neul as a...

Girls’ Generation’s Tiffany, Sooyoung and Seohyun to leave S.M. Entertainment: sources

SEOUL, Oct. 9 (Yonhap) -- Tiffany, Sooyoung and Seohyun of Girls' Generation will quit their management agency S.M. Entertainment, sources in the local music...

Korean food festival due in Hanoi on Oct. 27-29

SEOUL, Oct. 7 (Yonhap) -- An association of South Korean residents in Hanoi said Saturday it will hold a Korean food festival in the...

Bolbbalgan4 returns with songs on love, growing pains

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- Indie pop duo Bolbbalgan4 on Thursday released a new EP packed with songs about love and growing pains. The lead...

Actor Kim Soo-hyun to be enrolled in military next month

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- South Korean actor Kim Soo-hyun will join the military next month, his agency said Thursday. Keyeast Co. said the actor...

Wanna One’s agency to take legal action over online bullying

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Yonhap) -- K-pop entertainment agency C9 said Thursday it will take legal action over vicious and sexual online comments made towards...

Boy band Super Junior confirms November comeback: agency

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Yonhap) -- Veteran K-pop band Super Junior will make a comeback in November dropping its first album in two years, its...

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