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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:06 September 08, 2016

SEOUL, Sept. 8 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Sept. 8.

Korean-language dailies
-- 1 in 4 households is single-person (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Court asks KDB to provide emergency lending to Hanjin (Kookmin Daily)
-- U.S. test-fires ICBM with Pyongyang in range (Donga llbo)
-- S. Korea, Japan vow to keep strong alliance with U.S. against N. Korean provocations (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Social welfare net fails to offer help to disabled adults (Segye Times)
-- Single-person households now exceed two-person ones (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Population surpasses 50 mln, single-person households exceed 5 mln (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Abe asks Park to remove 'girl statue' (Hankyoreh)
-- Court now asks main bank to act, starting new chapter (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Korea is country where people live alone (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Hannam new town plan set to be overhauled (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Census for 2015 portrays older and lonelier Korea (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Park, Abe discuss N. Korean provocations (The Korea Herald)
-- Park, Abe agree to cooperate on N. Korean provocations (The Korea Times)

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