Business & Economy
Country loses crucial source of foreign exchange following latest missile test as China implements UN sanctions.
Arts & Culture14 Feb 2017 10:18 GMT
Feeling pressure to marry, some South Korean women are procuring charms from shamans, hoping to meet the right man.
Asia Pacific13 Feb 2017 09:26 GMT
Kim Jong-un expressed 'great satisfaction' over missile test that triggered US to call for a Security Council meeting.
Samsung13 Feb 2017 07:50 GMT
Prosecutors question Lee Jae-yong for second time in part of wider corruption investigation liked to President Park.
Nuclear weapons03 Feb 2017 05:21 GMT
US Defense Secretary James Mattis makes first foreign trip to key ally South Korea and reaffirms military alliance.
Politics01 Feb 2017 17:05 GMT
Former UN chief once considered a potential presidential candidate denounces 'character assassination' by media.
South Korea30 Jan 2017 05:43 GMT
Academic Park Yu-ha has disputed the widely held narrative of sexual slavery and victimisation under Japan during WWII.
Politics25 Jan 2017 14:43 GMT
One of most senior North Korean officials to flee post says he expects more defections as government systems 'crumble'.
Business & Economy23 Jan 2017 15:06 GMT
Company says efforts to increase phone's battery life caused device to catch fire prompting an estimated $5.3bn recall.
Corruption21 Jan 2017 07:50 GMT
Culture Minister Cho Yoon-sun accused of helping target artists critical of impeached President Park Geun-hye.
Samsung16 Jan 2017 05:36 GMT
Lee Jae-yong had denied allegations of bribery involving embattled President Park Geun-hye and her personal adviser.
Asia Pacific11 Jan 2017 06:52 GMT
Prosecutor summons Samsung leader Jay Lee over donations made to firm linked to scandal involving president's friend.
China10 Jan 2017 10:17 GMT
Japan and South Korea say Chinese military planes flew over East China Sea and the Sea of Japan for hours on Monday.
South Korea08 Jan 2017 21:32 GMT
Buddhist monk sets himself on fire in demonstration against agreement with Japan on compensation for wartime sex slaves.
Politics06 Jan 2017 08:28 GMT
Ambassador recalled in protest against statue symbolising victims of Japanese wartime sex slavery.
Asia Pacific05 Jan 2017 05:01 GMT
Park is accused of colluding with a friend to pressure businesses to make contributions to her policy initiatives.
by Andrei Lankov
by J Berkshire Miller
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