• Police officer threatens prostitute with lies in order to rape her

    October 6, 2015 @ 4:01 pm

    A Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency officer was sentenced to prison for sexually assaulting a prostitute he met through a smartphone chatting application. On October 5, the Incheon District Court sentenced 34-year-old sergeant 'A', who was indicted on charges of rape, to one year and six months in prison and also ordered him to complete 40 hours in an anti-sexual violence program.  This past May 21, 'A' dressed up as a civilian

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  • [Album & MV Review] Lovelyz - 'Lovelyz8'

    October 6, 2015 @ 3:51 pm

    LOVELYZ - 'LOVELYZ8'Track List:1. Welcome to the Lovelyz82. Ah-Choo 3. Shooting Star4. Hug Me5. How To Become a Pretty Woman6. Sweet and Sour7. RapunzelWoollim's rookie girl group Lovelyz is back with 'Lovelyz8', a reference to the fact they are an octet again. Member Seo Ji Soo had to bow out of their debut promotions thanks to malicious rumors that shook her mental state. All eight girls are together again and have dropped a new album for the f

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  • Ardent, cute fangirl asks Yoo Ah In to marry her

    October 6, 2015 @ 3:21 pm

    During the recent open talk session at the Busan International Film Festival, Yoo Ah In received something from a fan that he probably won't forget for a while: a marriage proposal.Though the open talk occurred back on October 3, the fan's cute proposal has been gaining the attention of netizens, especially due to the bold, straightforward way she asked the actor the marry her. The fan, who doesn't look to be a day past 16, stood up and

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  • Huh Gak teases for his upcoming collaboration track with...?

    October 6, 2015 @ 2:51 pm

    Guess what?  Huh Gak is going to be returning with new music soon!He's going to be dropping a collaborative track, according to a teaser poster dropped by A Cube Entertainment on October 6!  However, the identity of his featured artist this time remains a mystery.The track, his sixth digital single, will be called "Up All Night."  So far, he's collaborated with top artists like Eunji and Simon D, leaving fans curious about whose help he's enliste

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  • Romanian photographer captures the hidden beauties of North Korea

    October 6, 2015 @ 2:46 pm

    A Romanian photographer by the name of Mihaela Noroc has been garnering attention for her pictures of North Korean beauties which she shared on her Instagram and personal blog. Noroc, after saving up enough money, embarked on a journey to discover and capture the beauties around the world with her camera. She named the project 'The Atlas of Beauty', and has since visited over thirty countries in Europe, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas, fulfi

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  • A Pink's Namjoo tears up after hearing Kim Yoo Mi's poem on 'Going to School'

    October 6, 2015 @ 2:19 pm

    On the October 6 airing of JTBC's 'Going to School,' A Pink's Namjoo choked up while listening to actress Kim Yoo Mi's poem, which was on the theme of bygone youth. Kim Yoo Mi started reciting her poem under perfect composure with the words, "Youth is a time that, once gone, can never return." After this first line, Kim Yoo Mi was suddenly overcome with emotion, and had to halt her reading to regain her composure. She then recited on, "Today is m

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  • CNBLUE's Jonghyun reveals he got ear surgery because of judo

    October 6, 2015 @ 1:42 pm

    CNBLUE's Jonghyun appeared on the October 6 installment of KBS 2TV's 'Our Neighborhood Arts and Physical Education' for the judo portion as he's known to be quite experienced and talented in the area.He appeared as the first member on this day, stating, "I did judo for four years, from my first year in junior high school to my first year in high school.  At one time, I exercised while dreaming of a medal.  I even did get a gold medal within six m

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  • High school student confines ex-girlfriend in his car for not returning his gift

    October 6, 2015 @ 1:17 pm

    A 17-year-old high school student identified as 'A' has shocked the public with his appalling act of forcibly confining his ex-girlfriend, 'C', in a car and driving around for nearly two hours--all over a present that she had refused to return to him. On October 5, Gyeonggi Suwon Nambu Police Station revealed that they submitted arrest warrants for 'A' and his accomplice, a 20-year-old identified as 'B'.  'A' is suspected of locking hi

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  • Woollim Entertainment follows through with extra legal action against Seo Ji Soo's rumor circulators

    October 6, 2015 @ 1:07 pm

    Previously, Woollim Entertainment threatened to take extra legal action against the three people in question regarding the malicious rumors about Lovelyz' Seo Ji Soo.  They revealed that they have now followed through with their words.On October 6, the agency stated, "Back on October 5, we filed a complaint to the Seoul Southern District Prosecutor's Office against the three people, who have defamed not only Lovelyz but also the company by report

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  • Thunder (Park Sang Hyun) greets his 25th birthday!

    October 6, 2015 @ 12:35 pm

    Park Sang Hyun, aka Thunder, greeted his 25th birthday!  The idol-turned-actor was born on October 7, 1990, which makes him 26 in Korean age and 25 in international age. He is now officially in his mid-twenties, out of that awkward young adult stage where one still feels like a kid at times. Let's wish Thunder a happy 25th birthday and all the best in his future endeavors. Happy birthday Thunder! Happy Birthday CHEONDUNG! 2015.10

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