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S Korea's Park marks first year in office
With high approval rating, Park Geun-hye promises new push for economic reform and reunification drive.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 19:06 GMT
Koreas hold rare talks to ease tensions
North expected to demand halt to South-US military drills in precursor to potential high-level meeting with Washington.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 10:15 GMT
US envoy in N Korea as prisoner row mounts
Arrival comes hours after North cancelled visit of second envoy, due to discuss future of jailed US man Kenneth Bae.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 11:15 GMT
North Korea cancels visit of US rights envoy
Pyongyang decision comes ahead of the annual US-South Korea military drills which North views as rehearsal for invasion.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 06:44 GMT
North Korea's 'peace offensive': How should South Korea respond?
Despite hostile suspicions, greater effort must be made to thaw relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 10:15 GMT
N Korea proposes revival of family reunions
Reconciliation campaign includes call for South and the US to cancel joint military drills.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 22:54 GMT
S Korea to boost security against North
South's president orders boost to border forces following a "flurry of propaganda offensives" from Pyongyang.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 09:27 GMT
N Korea rejects Seoul's call for reunions
North says South Korea's joint military exercises with the US make the family reunions impossible.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 09:20 GMT
Rodman brings basketball team to N Korea
Former NBA star arrived in Pyongyang with a team of retired basketball players to mark Kim Jong Un's birthday.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2014 08:51 GMT
South Korea stages huge military parade
Seoul displays largest show of force in decades, including ballistic missiles, as president says it must counter North.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 12:04 GMT
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