Local media says recently impeached Park Geun-Hye will be questioned as a criminal suspect over corruption charges.
by Rob McBride
by J Berkshire Miller
Asia Pacific10 Mar 2017 14:44 GMT
Celebrations after court upholds President Park Geun-hye's impeachment, but two die after protests against her removal.
Asia Pacific10 Mar 2017 14:12 GMT
Thousands celebrate removal of South Korean leader, while supporters storm court leaving two protesters dead.
Asia Pacific10 Mar 2017 12:16 GMT
Park's long-term friend Choi Soon-sil was the centre of the scandal that also implicated Samsung's Lee Jae-yong.
Asia Pacific10 Mar 2017 10:09 GMT
The 65-year-old politician's career has been marked by tragedy, triumph and a scandal that led to her eventual downfall.
Asia Pacific10 Mar 2017 04:37 GMT
Key developments in a tumultuous stretch in South Korean politics that led to the stunning downfall of President Park.
Asia Pacific06 Mar 2017 10:21 GMT
A special prosecutor in South Korea has named impeached President Park Geun-hye as a suspect in an influence-peddling scandal.
Inside Story17 Feb 2017 20:16 GMT
Tech giant Samsung's chief arrested as several of country's big firms implicated in political corruption scandal.
Samsung13 Feb 2017 07:50 GMT
Prosecutors question Lee Jae-yong for second time in part of wider corruption investigation liked to President Park.
Corruption21 Jan 2017 07:50 GMT
Culture Minister Cho Yoon-sun accused of helping target artists critical of impeached President Park Geun-hye.
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.
Asia Pacific01 Jan 2017 14:32 GMT
South Korean president denies wrongdoing in scandal that is threatening her presidency.
Park Geun-hye29 Dec 2016 08:39 GMT
Former minister summoned over claims of blacklisting thousands of artists including Oldboy director Park Chan-wook.
Politics27 Dec 2016 03:45 GMT
Choi Soon-sil apologises to the South Korean people in appearance before members of special parliamentary committee.
Politics19 Dec 2016 13:48 GMT
Massive rallies continue to bring thousands to the streets of Seoul, even after president Park Geun-Hye's impeachment.
South Korea19 Dec 2016 09:49 GMT
Choi Soon-sil, accused of abuse of power and extortion, appears in Seoul district court as her fraud trial begins.
by J Berkshire Miller
by Richard Javad Heydarian
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