Tag: drug scandal

British former headmaster of Dulwich College Shanghai faces multiple drug charges in Singapore

Singapore—The former head of elite Dulwich College Shanghai could possibly be jailed in Singapore for 50 years due to multiple drug charges. Sixty-year-old Damien Michael Charnock, who used to be the headmaster of the branch of the exclusive UK-based school, appeared in court in Singapore...

Police: Difficult to investigate YG Entertainment Founder Yang Hyun-suk’s prostitution scandal, case similar to Seungri’s

Seoul, Korea – On July 17 (Wednesday), former CEO and chief producer of YG Entertainment, Yang Hyun-suk was booked on allegations that he arranged prostitution services for his foreign investors. South Korea's K-pop entertainment industry has been recently hit with numerous sex and drug...

Seungri scandal: Another woman gives testimony of sexually assault

Seoul – New testimony has been given by another victim in the Seungri sex scandal who said she was sexually assaulted. On April 19 (Friday), an episode of SBS’s “8 O’Clock News,” reported that a woman going by the name of “Lee” travelled from abroad...

Seungri scandal: singer Roy Kim appears for police questioning, apologises to fans

Seoul – Korean singer-songwriter Roy Kim appeared in front of the press on April 10 (Wednesday) to apologise to fans and express his intent to cooperate in the investigations. At the entrance to the Seoul Metropolitan Police Office, he said, “First and foremost, I apologize...

Behind the scenes of Korean’s billion dollar entertainment industry; the scandals of Seungri, Jung Joon-young

Korea – K-pop is a $5 billion-dollar (S$6.7 billion) industry in Korea that boosts local tourism and sales of consumer goods. Fans of Big Bang, BTS, and Psy, some of K-pop’s biggest names, even consider it a sign of loyalty and affection to buy...