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South Korea gaming: How a T-shirt cost an actress her job

The “Gamergate” controversy which roiled the world of video gaming has hit a new level. The name was coined as a row over whether Western gamers were mostly male and anti-women. Now, a similar row is rocking South Korea, arguably the country with the strongest culture of gaming in the world. As the BBC’s Steve […]

UN says 60,000 have fled South Sudan since latest fighting

About 60,000 people have fled South Sudan since fighting broke out between rival army factions almost four weeks ago, the United Nations refugee agency said Tuesday. About 52,000 people have gone to Uganda, 7,000 to Sudan and 1,000 to Kenya, the agency said. In all, almost 900,000 South Sudanese have left their country since civil […]