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Novartis will provide medicine and health care to poor patients of chronic diseases in Kenya. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

World - Nov 04, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Swiss Pharmaceutical Firm Novartis Launches Program To Help Patients Of Chronic And Non-Infectious Diseases In Kenya

With this initiative, Novartis hopes to improve Kenya's access to medicines and health care for chronic and non-infectious diseases.

As part of the electronic company’s corporate social responsibility, Samsung to provide ‘Smart School’ Program to 14 chosen institutions.

Life - Nov 04, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

South Korean Musicians Gather to Oppose Government's Plan to Impose Use of Government-Authored History Textbooks in Schools

South Korea musicians are asking the younger generation not to turn a blind eye at the issue of government-authored history textbook being mandatorily used in middle and high schools.

Lee Sang Hyeok a.k.a Faker. (League of Legends Championship Series)

Life - Nov 04, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Here's Why 19-Year-Old Lee Sang Hyeok a.k.a 'Faker' Is Dubbed The 'Michael Jordan of eSports'

The humble Lee Sang Hyeok a.k.a Faker is dubbed a "god' as his craft that he doesn't need to rattle his opponents through trash talking.

South Korea's depression rate sees increase from 2010.

Life - Nov 04, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Number Of People Hospitalized For Depression In Korea Reaches Around 525,000 In 2014

Due to South Korea's hyper-competitive culture, more citizens are becoming prone to depression and suicide.

In South Korea's fashion district, stores only offer clothes in small sizes, forcing

Life - Nov 04, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

‘Plus-Size’ Women In South Korea Face Pressure To Lose Weight Amid Unrealistic Beauty Standard In The Country

In South Korea, stores carry a size that "fits all"--by "fits all" we mean all who are size small.

Tour bus killed 4 people, injured 20 more.

Life - Nov 03, 2015 PM EST - Therese Agcopra

'Project Monsoon' Paints Color Back To The Streets of Seoul in the Gloomy Rainy Season With Water-Activated Paint

Three students from the School of Art Institute of Chicago has come up with an amazing way to add color to the once gloomy monsoon season through "Project Monsoon".

The use of Minecraft as a teaching aid is one of the recent trend in the sciences, said MolCraft creator Mark Lorch. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Life - Nov 03, 2015 PM EST - Therese Agcopra

New Minecraft World Called 'MolCraft' Allows Children to Explore Molecular Structures and Their Functions in a Fun Way

"Molecules in Minecraft", otherwise known as "MolCraft", is now being used by teachers in class lectures to introduce children to molecular structures and their functions in a way that's attention-grabbing.

Soldier dressed as suicide bomber stirs alarm at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. (Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images)

US - Nov 02, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Soldier Dressed As A Suicide Bomber For Halloween Causes Alarm in U.S. Military Base Fort Bragg

There will be no treats in store for one soldier who dressed as a suicide bomber when he tried to enter Fort Bragg in North Carolina.

Google's self-driving car.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

K-PEOPLE - Nov 02, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Hanyang University's ACE Lab Led By Sunwoo Myoungho Is Developing a Self-Driving Car to Prevent Road-Related Accidents

A team of experts led by ACE Laboratory director Sunwoo Myoungho is developing a self-driving smart car with the aim to prevent road-related accidents.

The Exynos 8890 will reportedly address battery life issues in the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Tech - Nov 02, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Samsung Starts Production For 'Next-Generation' Processor Exynos 8890 in December For Galaxy S7

The Samsung-made Exynos 8890 will reportedly boast improved power efficiency and graphics performance.

Cycling in Incheon, South Korea. (Photo by Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)

Life - Nov 02, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Sports-Related Injuries Increase As More South Koreans Opt For Sports and Outdoor Activities

The increasing interest in sports and outdoor activities has also led to an increase in sports-related injuries in South Korea.

Many South Korean seniors who are living alone fear they would die alone, with no relatives coming to claim their remains and offering a funeral.  (Photo by Chung Sung Jun/Getty Images)

Korea - Nov 02, 2015 AM EST - Therese Agcopra

Change in Traditional Social Structure Leads to Lonely Deaths of 1,008 Elderly South Koreas in 2014

An increasing number of South Korean elderly are living and dying alone as traditional Confucian social construct crumbles amidst the country's economic growth.

Canned goods will be used as building materials in the upcoming Canstruction Seoul 2015. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

K-PEOPLE - Oct 30, 2015 AM EDT - Therese Agcopra

Creative Philathrophy: Elementary Teacher in Seoul Brings 'Canstruction' To Seoul Aid Kids' in Developing Their Creativity While Helping Charity

Park Sang Min hopes to teach children a valuable lesson through Canstruction Seoul 2015: creativity and charity.

Traditional viking festival called 'Up Helly Aa' is celebrated in Scotland. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

World - Oct 29, 2015 AM EDT - Therese Agcopra

Hiker Finds ‘Well-Preserved’ Wrought Iron Sword Dating Back To About 750 A.D. In Norway

Gøran Olsen discovered the 1,200-year-old sword while hiking in an old path in the Norwegian mountain village of Haukeli.

Race truck (Photo by Phil Cole / Getty Images)

World - Oct 28, 2015 AM EDT - Therese Agcopra

Blind Daredevil Mike Newman Bags 8th World Record After Clocking 120mph Top Speed While Driving 5.5 Ton Truck

Blind man Mike Newman makes his eighth world record by hitting 120mph top speed while driving 5.5 ton race truck.

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