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Ji Jin-hee, Lee Jae-wook, Hong Seung-hee join cast of upcoming K-drama 'Move to Heaven'

Jun 04, 2020 - 2:52 PM

The series tells the story of a young man with Asperger's syndrome and his guardian, who works as trauma cleaners clearing out the possessions left behind by the dead

NEW CAST. Ji Jin-hee, Lee Jae-wook, and Hong Seung-hee join the cast for the upcoming K-drama 'Move to Heaven.' Photos courtesy of Netflix

Defector hailed by Trump seeks South Korean parliament seat

Apr 13, 2020 - 2:04 PM

Ji Seong-ho, now 38, works as a rights activist running an organization that has helped around 500 North Koreans make their way clandestinely through China and into third countries from where they can travel to the South

JI SEONG-HO. This picture taken on March 24, 2020 shows North Korean defector and human rights activist Ji Seong-ho, who is running for a proportional representation seat for South Korea's main opposition United Future Party, posing at his office in Seoul. Photo by Jung Yeon-je/AFP

South Korean actor Moon Ji-yoon dies at 36

Mar 20, 2020 - 10:29 AM

Moon Ji-yoon rose to acting fame with the 2002 K-drama 'Romance'

Korean actor Ji Chang-wook to visit Philippines in 2020

Nov 14, 2019 - 2:49 PM

The 'Melting Me Softly' star is holding an Asian Fan Meeting tour which will begin in January 2020

LOOK: Ji Chang-wook is now a Bench endorser

Aug 03, 2019 - 12:12 PM

The 'Healer' star is the newest face of the retail giant

BENCH ENDORSER. Ji Chang Wook models for Bench's fragrance line. Screenshot from Instagram.com/benchtm

Indonesia arrests leader of Al Qaeda-linked extremist network

Jul 02, 2019 - 11:06 AM

Indonesian police say Para Wijayanto, a long-time leader of Jemaah Islamiyah, is involved in the 2002 Bali bombings

ARRESTED. Indonesian police show photographs of leader Para Wijayanto and various seized items, at a press conference in Jakarta on July 1, 2019. AFP Photo

Soong Joong-ki, Jang Dong-gun, Kim Ji-won, Kim Ok-vin talk about their 'Arthdal Chronicles' characters

Jun 02, 2019 - 3:30 PM

The four Korean stars talk about their strong characters and how Korea's is unique and memorable

NOW ON NETFLIX. The world of Arthdal comes to life on 'Arthdal Chronicles.' Photo courtesy of Netflix

South Korean prosecutor jailed in #MeToo case

Jan 23, 2019 - 3:55 PM

After suffering in silence for years, a female junior colleague went public and accused Ahn Tae-geun of groping her

Former senior South Korean prosecutor Ahn Tae-geun arrives at the Seoul Central District Court to attend his trial in Seoul on January 23, 2019. Ahn Tae-geun was convicted of abuse of power on January 23 in connection with a high-profile case that triggered the country's #MeToo movement and jailed for two years. Jung Yeon-je / AFP

Get ready? Showtime! Meet K-pop group iKON

Nov 07, 2018 - 9:00 AM

The 7-member group will hold a concert for their Filipino fans on Sunday, November 11

SHOWTIME. Seven-member group iKON is coming to Manila. File photo from iKON's official Facebook page

South Korea's Moon supports #MeToo, urges 'stern punishment' for abusers

Feb 26, 2018 - 8:08 PM

'I express my respect to the courage of the victims who spoke out about the abuses they suffered, and I actively support the #MeToo movement,' Moon says in a meeting with aides

MOON JAE-IN. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in (C) addresses journalists covering the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Main Press Centre on February 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang. File photo by Florian Choblet/AFP

When the fangirl interviews the K-drama star

Feb 17, 2018 - 11:15 PM

Meeting Korean actor Ji Soo in the flesh made me an even bigger fan

IN PHOTOS: Ji Soo gets up close and personal with Filipino fans

Feb 13, 2018 - 4:51 PM

During his fan meeting, Ji Soo serenades his fans, plays games with them, and shares interesting tidbits about his life and career

JI SOO IN MANILA. Korean actor Ji Soo greets his Filipino fans. All photos from Ted Orsenado

WATCH: Korean actor Ji Soo's Valentine's message for Filipino fans

Feb 12, 2018 - 1:36 PM

Ji Soo also talks about his latest Korean drama, and some Filipino words he's learned so far

VALENTINE'S DAY. Korean actor Ji Soo greets his Filipino fans. Rappler screenshot

Korean actor Ji Soo on his favorite Filipino food and ideal Valentine's date

Feb 10, 2018 - 9:19 AM

Ji Soo hopes to make memories with his Filipino fans ahead of Valentine's Day

BACK IN THE PHILIPPINES. Korean actor Ji Soo greets members of the media during a press conference on Friday, February 9. Rappler screenshot

Korean actor Ji Soo returns to PH to meet Filipino fans

Feb 08, 2018 - 3:05 PM

'I will be so excited to see all of you. Let’s get to know each other more and better and have a gorgeous time,' says the Korean actor to his Pinoy fans

Korean actor Jeon Tae Soo dies

Jan 22, 2018 - 2:48 PM

The actor's agency requests for privacy for his family

JEON TAE SOO. The actor dies is known for his roles in shows such as ‘Sungkyunkwan Scandal,’ ‘All My Love,’ and ‘It’s Okay Daddy’s Girl.’ Instagram.com/taesoo1984

Berita selebriti hari ini: Kamis, 21 September 2017

Sep 21, 2017 - 4:43 PM

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3 selebriti Korea menggalang dana untuk anak Indonesia penderita kanker

Sep 06, 2017 - 5:32 PM

Lee Donghae dan Eunhyuk Super Junior serta Song Ji Hyo Running Man membantu penggalangan dana untuk anak anak Indonesia penderita kanker

DONASI. Lee Donghae, Eunhyuk dan Song Jo Hyo membantu penggalangan dana untuk anak-anak penderita kanker di Indonesia. Foto dari Kitabisa.com

Mengenal produk budaya terbaik Korea di ajang 'KBEE 2017'

Sep 04, 2017 - 8:09 PM

Korea Brand Entertainment Expo KBEE 2017 merupakan salah satu rangkaian acara Korea Festival 2017

'KBEE 2017'. Suasana keramaian di area K-Beauty dalam gelaran Korea Brand & Entertainment Expo 2017 yang diselenggarakan di Sheraton, Gandaria City, pada Senin 4 September. Foto oleh Valerie Dante/Rappler

‘ACT III: M.O.T.T.E’: Saat G-Dragon menjadi Kwon Ji-Yong

Sep 04, 2017 - 7:33 PM

‘Moment of Truth’: Apa yang publik lihat selama ini hanyalah satu sisi dari seorang G Dragon

SANG LEADER. Di konser yang berlangsung pada Minggu, 3 September, G-Dragon membuktikan kualitasnya sebagai penyanyi solo sekaligus leader BIGBANG. Foto dari IME Indonesia

5 fakta unik tentang G-Dragon "BIGBANG"

Sep 01, 2017 - 4:08 PM

Penyanyi bernama asli Kwon Ji Yong ini telah meledak popularitasnya di industri musik K pop sebagai pemimpin boy band BIGBANG serta dalam karier bermusik solonya

MUSIK RAP. Meski dikenal dengan spesialisasi musik rap, tapi ternyata G-Dragon awalnya tidak terlalu menyukai genre musik ini. Foto dari akun Facebook IME ID

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 25 Agustus 2017

Aug 25, 2017 - 1:59 PM

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Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 15 Agustus 2017

Aug 15, 2017 - 7:41 PM

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South Korea probes North Korean celebrity who 'returned home'

Jul 19, 2017 - 1:45 PM

Lim Ji Hyun a female defector in her 20s abruptly appeared in a video on the North s propaganda network describing how her fantasy about the wealthy South had been shattered

BACK IN THE NORTH? This undated screen grab taken on July 19, 2017 from video posted by www.uriminzokkiri.com shows North Korean defector Lim Ji-Hyun, who appeared in several South Korean TV shows featuring North Korean refugees after settling in Seoul in 2014, speaking on North Korean propaganda television at an unknown location in the North. www.uriminzokkiri.com/AFP

Korean actress Jun Ji-hyun is expecting her second child

Jun 27, 2017 - 5:46 PM

The Legend of the Blue Sea actress agency confirms she is pregnant

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 26 Juni 2017

Jun 26, 2017 - 9:49 AM

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Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 10 Mei 2017

May 10, 2017 - 9:25 AM

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'Twenty: The Moment in Jakarta': Merayakan 20 tahun karier So Ji Sub

Apr 08, 2017 - 11:17 AM

So Ji Sub sukses menggelar fan meeting bertajuk Twenty: The Moment in Jakarta Jumat 7 April

So Ji Sub menggelar fan meeting bertajuk 'Twenty: The Moment in Jakarta', Jumat, 7 April di Kasablanka Hall, Kota Kasablanka. Foto oleh MecimaPro.

SAKSIKAN: So Ji Sub tiba di Jakarta

Apr 07, 2017 - 9:52 AM

So Ji Sub tiba di Bandara Internasional Soekarno Hatta Jumat 7 April dini hari

So Ji Sub tiba di Jakarta, 7 April dini hari untuk menggelar fan meeting hari ini. Foto dari akun Twitter Mecimapro.

Yang harus diperhatikan sebelum menghadiri fan meeting So Ji Sub

Apr 06, 2017 - 8:11 PM

So Ji Sub akan menggelar fan meeting bertajuk Twenty: The Moment in Jakarta Jumat 7 April di Kasablanka Hall

So Ji Sub siap menyapa penggemarnya pada Jumat, 7 April di Kasablanka Hall. Foto dari akun Twitter 51K_official.

8 fakta tentang So Ji Sub

Apr 05, 2017 - 12:42 PM

Jumat 7 April So Ji Sub akan menggelar fan meeting di The Kasablanka Hall Kota Kasablanka

So Ji Sub saat menggelar fan meeting di Taipe. Foto dari akun Twitter Mecimapro.

DJ Armin van Buuren sukses menyatukan para penonton di JI Expo

Apr 01, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Armin sukses membuat penonton berdansa selama hampir enam jam konser

MEMUKAU. DJ Armin Van Buuren sukses memukau para penonton yang menyaksikan konsernya di JI Expo Kemayoran pada Jumat, 31 Maret. oto oleh Adrianus Saerong/Rappler

Jelang 'fan meeting' di Jakarta, So Ji Sub merilis single baru

Mar 21, 2017 - 4:36 PM

Tak hanya satu aktor sekaligus penyanyi ini merilis dua single sekaligus

So Ji Sub baru saja merilis dua single baru pekan lalu. Tanggal 7 April, So Ji Sub akan menyapa penggemar lewat fan meeting di Jakarta. Foto dari akun Twitter Mecimapro.

SAKSIKAN: So Ji Sub menyapa penggemar di Indonesia

Mar 15, 2017 - 2:28 PM

So Ji Sub akan menggelar fan meeting di Kasablanka Hall 7 April mendatang

So Ji Sub menyapa penggemarnya di Indonesia lewat video greeting. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Mecima Pro

K-pop star Rain to ring modest wedding bells

Jan 17, 2017 - 11:31 PM

I am going to be a good husband and man as a head of a family the pop icon says in a letter posted on his Instagram feed

MODEST WEDDING. The K-pop star says his wedding to actress Kim Tae-Hee would be low-key given the country's economic and political woes. Photo from Rain's Instagram page

Tim produksi 'Running Man' sampaikan permintaan maaf pada dua pemeran utamanya

Dec 16, 2016 - 3:45 PM

Mereka mengaku bersalah dan telah melukai perasaan Song Ji Hyo dan Kim Jong Kook

Tim produksi 'Running Man' meminta maaf pada Song Ji Hyo dan Kim Jong Kook atas kontroversi yang terjadi di jajaran personel 'Running Man'. Foto dari akun Instagram SBS_RunningMan_SBS.

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 14 Desember 2016

Dec 14, 2016 - 9:43 AM

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Jakarta int'l school teacher accused of abuse sends message to supporters from prison

Jun 06, 2016 - 9:36 PM

Neil Bantleman sends the message on his birthday

BIRTHDAY MESSAGE. Jakarta Intercultural School teacher Neil Bantleman sends a message to supporters. Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

Foreign minister on JIS abuse case: If Canada isn't happy, use legal avenue

Mar 04, 2016 - 4:30 PM

Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi confirms speaking to her counterpart in Canada about the Supreme Court decision on Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman but distances herself from the case calling it a legal issue

BACK IN JAIL. Canadian Neil Bantleman and Indonesian Ferdinant Tjiong, who are accused of sexually abusing three kindergarten students, are back in jail. File photo by EPA/ADI WEDA

Jakarta int'l school teacher jailed for abuse raises suspicions of court corruption

Mar 02, 2016 - 12:47 PM

The decision of the Supreme Court to overturn the acquittal of Jakarta Intercultural School teacher Neil Bantleman shocks the international community and raises doubts over irregularities

CORRUPTION? The decision of the Supreme Court to put JIS teachers Neil Bantleman and Ferdinand Tjiong back in jail raises suspicions of irregularity. File photo by Bagus Indahono/EPA

Terus berjuang untuk guru JIS, kuasa hukum kumpulkan bukti baru

Feb 26, 2016 - 6:21 PM

Dua guru JIS kembali dipenjara setelah sebelumnya dibebaskan oleh Pengadilan Tinggi Jakarta

Foto oleh Sakinah Ummu Haniy/Rappler.com

Dua guru JIS kembali dipenjara 11 tahun

Feb 26, 2016 - 3:28 PM

PN Jakarta Selatan sebelumnya memvonis Ferdinand dan Bantleman hukuman penjara selama 10 tahun namun Pengadilan Tinggi Jakarta membebaskan keduanya

Guru JIS, Neil Bantleman (kanan), dan staf pengajar, Ferdinand Tjiong saat mendekam di balik jeruji penjara pada 19 Maret 2015. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

Jakarta international school teacher in abuse case returns to jail

Feb 26, 2016 - 2:11 PM

Criticism mounts as Neil Bantleman returns to jail after the Supreme Court overturned his acquittal

SENTENCED. Jakarta International School (JIS) teacher Neil Bantleman (L), from Canada, talks to journalists after he was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by the South Jakarta Court on April 2, 2015. Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

Jakarta international school teacher accused of abuse ordered to return to jail

Feb 25, 2016 - 3:36 PM

The Supreme Court in Jakarta overturned the acquittals handed down by a lower court in the case of administrator Neil Bantleman and teaching assistant Ferdinad Tjiong

BACK TO JAIL. Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman (right) and Indonesian teaching assistant Ferdinand Tjiong (centre) arrive at the South Jakarta court prior to their trial in Jakarta on December 2, 2014. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

ISIS and Jakarta attacks: What we need to know

Jan 18, 2016 - 10:45 AM

Here are 4 reasons why last week’s attacks mark a significant development in the threat landscape of Southeast Asia

SECURITY. Plainclothes police aim their handguns towards suspects outside a cafe after a series of blasts hit the Indonesia capital Jakarta on January 14, 2016. Bay Ismoyo/AFP

Ancient human ancestor may have persisted through Ice Age

Dec 18, 2015 - 11:42 AM

The partial femur though relatively young in age looks like the bones of far older species like Homo habilis and early Homo erectus that lived more than 1 5 million years ago

[Executive Edge] Viddsee's aim of empowering filmmakers

Oct 06, 2015 - 4:05 PM

Viddsee s plans for the Philippines include helping filmmakers reach more audiences across the world

Orangtua korban diduga beri keterangan palsu, guru JIS diperiksa kembali

Sep 21, 2015 - 3:24 PM

Pengacara guru JIS Hotman Paris mengatakan ada tiga dokter yang terlibat memberikan keterangan palsu

KASUS JIS. Guru JIS Neil Bantleman mencium istrinya selepas keluar dari penjara Cipinang, 14 Agustus 2015. Foto oleh Mast Irham/EPA

Credit scheme backfired, hiking greenhouse gases – study

Aug 25, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Researchers say a loophole in the Kyoto Protocol s Joint Implementation JI mechanism allowed countries to earn and sell credits for emissions cuts which were not real

This file picture taken on August 13, 2009 shows the Hazelwood power station as it billows smoke from its exhaust stacks in the Latrobe Valley, 150 kms east of Melbourne. Paul Crock/File/AFP

Indonesia court overturns international school abuse convictions: lawyer

Aug 14, 2015 - 11:21 AM

A lawyer for Neil Bantleman and Ferdinand Tjiong said that the High Court in Jakarta had overturned the convictions

ON TRIAL. Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman (right) and Indonesian teaching assistant Ferdinand Tjiong (center) arrive at the South Jakarta court prior to their trial in Jakarta on December 2, 2014. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP