Lanterns for a parade to celebrate the birthday of Buddha are strung along the Cheonggyecheon, a stream in central Seoul, on Thursday. The Association of Korean Buddhist Orders on Thursday canceled its annual lantern parade.
A number of celebrities have come forward to apologize after they were accused of being at a party in central Seoul's Itaewon nightlife district, where a number of clubgoers tested positive earlier this month.
Singer Taeyeon’s new single “Happy” will drop on May 4, her agency SM Entertainment said Wednesday. “Happy” was initially scheduled for March 9, the singer’s birthday, but was postponed after her father’s death
A replica of a nine-story pagoda from the Silla Dynasty (57 B.C. to A.D. 935) is assembled on Tuesday at Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul to mark Buddha’s Birthday this Thursday.
Local health authorities Tuesday stressed that the upcoming holidays will be “a crucial moment” for the central government to determine whether to further dial down its social distancing campaign, warning the public to remain on guard against