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Mahatma`s bust unveiled in South Korean city

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 13:05

In yet another sign of the growing people-to-people ties between India and South Korea, a bronze bust of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled in the South Korean city of Busan to mark the inauguration of an Indian Cultural Centre.

ITU, UN Women launch award for gender equality technology

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 19:40

ITU and UN Women have launched a new global technology award that recognises outstanding contributions from women and men in leveraging the potential of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to promote gender equality.

New ‘Screen X’ technology offers 3D effect without special glasses

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 20:26

A new format that gives movie-goers a panoramic 270 degree view will be rolled out by South Korea`s biggest cinema chain this month, using the walls of theatres as additional screens.

Indian film `Jal` selected for Busan film festival

Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 21:09

Girish Malik`s debut film `Jal` is all set to have its world premiere at Busan international film festival, which runs from October 3-12.

`Eega` to be screened at Busan film fest

Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 11:29

S.S. Rajamouli`s Telugu blockbuster revenge-drama "Eega" will be screened at the 18th edition of the Busan International Film Festival, South Korea. It is the fifth foreign film extravaganza for which the film has been chosen.

Over 100 injured in South Korean train collision

Last Updated: Thursday, November 22, 2012, 23:33

The accident occurred around 8 pm after a train coming to help passengers of another train, which had halted in a tunnel due to some fault in the engine, collided with the stationary train.

`Barfi!` impresses moviegoers in Busan

Last Updated: Friday, October 12, 2012, 20:30

`Barfi!`, India`s official entry for the foreign film entry at the Oscars, won hearts at the Busan International Film Festival, evoking a standing ovation from an audience of 4,000 people. The actors - Priyanka Chopra and Ranbir Kapoor - are thrilled.

Busan film fest to show over 300 movies

Last Updated: Friday, October 05, 2012, 09:01

The 10-day Busan International Film Festival that kicked off in style with a glamorous red carpet ceremony in South Korea`s southern port city of Busan will feature 304 movies from 75 countries.

`Barfi!` selected for Busan fest

Last Updated: Sunday, September 02, 2012, 18:19

Director Anurag Basu`s forthcoming film ‘Barfi!’ has been selected for the 17th edition of Busan International Film Festival (BIFF).

Yuki-Divij clinch ATP Challenger title in Busan

Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 18:37

Indian pair of Yuki Bhambri and Divij Sharan on Sunday lifted the men`s doubles title at the Busan Open Challenger.

Fire at karaoke bar in South Korea, nine killed

Last Updated: Sunday, May 06, 2012, 13:12

The South Korean authorities suspect a gas explosion may have caused the fire.

Santosh Sivan`s `Urumi` for Busan film fest

Last Updated: Sunday, September 11, 2011, 13:45

Master filmmaker Santosh Sivan`s `Urumi` has been selected for screening at the Busan International Film Festival starting Oct 6.