North Korea is one of the world's most tightly-controlled societies, but even so security for its leader is iron-clad.
27 Apr 2018 10:24 AM
The two leaders shook hands at the military demarcation line, making Kim the first leader to set foot in the South since the 1950-53 war.
27 Apr 2018 8:37 AM
Many ordinary people expressed scepticism about the sincerity of the announcement and stressed the need for caution.
21 Apr 2018 5:21 PM
After the announcement on Saturday about testing, Trump tweeted, 'This is very good news for North Korea and the World' and 'big progress!'
21 Apr 2018 9:35 AM
The line links the presidential Blue House in Seoul with the Pyongyang office of the nuclear-armed North's State Affairs Commission.
20 Apr 2018 5:16 PM
Analysts say promotion is likely to be part of an effort to paint N Korea as 'normal state' as it prepares for summits with S Korea and US.
19 Apr 2018 1:36 PM
The sentence followed a trial lasting more than 10 months which ended with Park being found guilty on multiple criminal charges.
06 Apr 2018 4:25 PM
Brent crude LCOc1 for June delivery was down 32 cents, or 0.5 per cent, at $68.01 per barrel.
06 Apr 2018 10:32 AM
The world’s largest semiconductor and smartphone maker is expected to forecast a 46 per cent jump in operating profit.
04 Apr 2018 11:29 AM
Pyongyang has remained relatively quiet on the issue in recent weeks.
01 Apr 2018 3:20 PM
Day by day, the list of S Korean women who speak out is growing, and so is the list of men who have stepped down from positions of power.
22 Mar 2018 1:37 PM
Lee's personal battle began in 2005 when she reported the abuse to her human resources department, only to be ostracized.
15 Mar 2018 4:44 PM
North Koreans appear to still be in the dark despite such a potentially historic achievement.
10 Mar 2018 2:25 PM
Jo Min-ki, who had been accused of sexually molesting at least eight victims, was found dead at his home in Seoul.
09 Mar 2018 3:40 PM
US, however, says that any talks are only possible if North Korea takes concrete steps towards denuclearisation.
26 Feb 2018 8:37 AM
The Pyeongchang Games have become a venue for geopolitics as much as sports.
22 Feb 2018 7:43 PM
The two-hour long opening ceremony of the first Winter Olympics in South Korea was held under the slogan, "Passion, Connected".
10 Feb 2018 7:58 AM
Kim Yong-Nam will be the most senior official from the North for years to travel to the other side of the Demilitarized Zone.
06 Feb 2018 11:28 AM
Kim Yong Nam's visit comes as Seoul pins its hopes on high-level talks during the February 9-25 Games.
05 Feb 2018 5:44 PM
Lee said that Myanmar’s actions were ‘amounting to crimes against humanity.’
01 Feb 2018 6:24 PM