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News South Korea » Events: Winter Olympics 2018: South Korea's 'Garlic Girls' take nation by storm after impressing at curling event

News channel or source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/winter-olympics-2018-south-korea-201657021.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

They're dubbed the "Garlic Girls" but go by the names Pancake, Yogurt, Steak, Cookie and Sunny " meet the South Korean curlers who are whipping up a recipe for success at the Olympics. The Koreans, ranked eighth in the world, have emerged medal ...

News South Korea » Events: The Latest: Germany wins gold in Nordic combined team event

News channel or source: http://kdhnews.com/sports/nhl/the-latest-south-korea-s-choi-goes-for-nd-gold/article_97600c0a-005c-5483-a241-5c80bddad0b6.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Germany won the previous two Nordic combined events at Pyeongchang and joined Finland as the only country to win three gold medals in the sport in one Winter Games. 8:10 p.m. Choi Min-jeong of South Korea has a chance to win a second gold medal in women's ...

News South Korea » Events: Speed skater secures record-breaking medal for hosts as mass start event makes Olympic debut

News channel or source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1061909/speed-skater-secures-record-breaking-medal-for-hosts-south-korea-as-mass-start-event-makes-olympic-debut-at-pyeongchang-2018
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Lee Seung-Hoon won a record 15th Winter Olympic Games medal for hosts South Korea after claiming victory in the men's mass start event on the final day of speed skating action at Pyeongchang 2018. The 29-year-old’s gold in an event making its Olympic ...

News South Korea » Events: Spurred on by Cheerleaders, North and South Korea Face Off at Winter Olympics Figure Skating Pairs

News channel or source: http://time.com/5157335/winter-olympics-2018-figure-skating-pairs-cheerleaders/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

David Davies—PA Images/Getty Images By Alice Park / Gangneung, South Korea February 14, 2018 There was a pairs skating event at the Gangneung Ice Arena Wednesday but even if you were there, you might have missed it. In the sparsely populated arena ...

News South Korea » Events: Robots compete at skiing event in South Korea

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/news/robots-compete-at-skiing-event-in-south-korea/vi-BBJ5tjh
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

It's not the Winter Olympics, but it is fun to watch. These robots were taught how to ski, and now they're competing for a $10,000 prize. CBS News 1:16 22 mins ago

News South Korea » Events: Lim earns South Korea first gold, Dutch sweep speedskating event

News channel or source: https://www.dawn.com/news/1388602/lim-earns-south-korea-first-gold-dutch-sweep-speedskating-event
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG: Lim Hyo-jun has given the host country its first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics. The South Korean crossed the line first in the men’s 1,500-metre short track, setting off a huge roar from the capacity crowd at Gangneung Ice Arena.

News South Korea » Events: Travel to events in South Korea requires Olympian effort

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/thenational/travel-to-events-in-south-korea-requires-olympian-effort-1.4538269
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Travelling to events at the Winter Games in South Korea requires an Olympian effort, thanks in part to the Games coinciding with Lunar New Year. The holiday means there's a travel rush underway and it's clogging up South Korea's modes of travel. That's not ...

News South Korea » Events: South Korean songs allowed to be played in public at Pyongyang event

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/02/17/asia-pacific/south-korean-songs-allowed-played-public-pyongyang-event/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

SEOUL – North Korea has allowed songs from the South to be played in public for the first time in years, state media said Saturday, as a thaw in usually frosty ties gains momentum thanks to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. A North Korean band “played ...

News South Korea » Events: Fierce wind forces closure of Olympic Park in South Korea

News channel or source: http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20180214/news/302149952/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

GANGNEUNG, South Korea -- Sharp, gusting wind forced the temporary closure ... The conditions have repeatedly forced the postponement of events in the mountains to the west, notably Alpine skiing. Local officials began evacuating Olympic Park at about ...

News South Korea » Events: Mattis: North Korea isn't driving a wedge between US and South Korea

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/policy/defense/373375-mattis-north-korea-isnt-driving-a-wedge-between-us-and-south-korea
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

North and South Korea have made significant overtures in recent weeks in the lead-up to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, with the two countries holding the first high-level talks in years to facilitate Pyongyang's participation in the event. The lull in ...