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Kim Basinger joins South Korea dog meat protests
Rival demonstrations were held in Seoul over the consumption of dog meat, a traditional part of South Korean cuisine.

Pay as you waste

How financial penalties have helped cut food waste in South Korea
In South Korea’s capital, Seoul, landfill mountains full of food and other waste once loomed over entire neighbourhoods. But over the last 20 years the country has substantially reduced its food waste and stopped dumping it. The BBC's Hyung Eun Kim found out how.

(Picture: A woman scraping food waste into a bin. Credit: Getty Images)
BTS: 'We failed and tried again'
Arguably the world's biggest boy band, BTS open up about their "struggles and tears".