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Factbox: South Korea’s K-pop industry hit by tragedies, scandal in 2019

FILE PHOTO: Koo Hara, a member of South Korean idol group KARA, performs during the 2010 Asia Song Festival celebrating the upcoming G20...

South Korean actor Cha In-ha found dead in latest K-pop tragedy

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean actor Cha In-ha was found dead in his home, police said on Wednesday, the country’s third young celebrity...

K-pop singer sentenced to six years in jail for rape, sharing...

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court sentenced a K-pop musician to six years in prison on Friday for raping a woman and...

South Korea to hold trade talks with Japan in December

FILE PHOTO: A police officer stands guard near Japan and South Korea national flags at a hotel, where the South Korean embassy in...

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop...

SEOUL (Reuters) - The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious...

K-pop star Koo Hara left ‘pessimistic’ note: police

SEOUL (Reuters) - K-pop singer Koo Hara left a “pessimistic” note, police said on Monday, a day after the former member of top...

Ex-member of K-pop girl group found dead – Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) - A former member of South Korea’s top K-pop girl group was found dead on Sunday, the country’s Yonhap news agency...

Attention! South Korean boyband BTS have to do military service

SEOUL (Reuters) - Hit South Korean boy band BTS will not be given exemption from mandatory military service, the defence ministry has said,...

Beyond Baby Shark: creator of viral hit eyes China with dinosaurs

SEOUL (Reuters) - The creator of the children’s song “Baby Shark,” which has become a global phenomenon, says the firm is eyeing the...

Singer in K-pop boyband BTS investigated after car crash ‘error’

SEOUL (Reuters) - A member of South Korean boy band BTS is being investigated by police after admitting he was at fault in...

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