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
South Korean President Moon Jae-In called an emergency meeting with advisers, and demanded an immediate probe into the cause of the blaze.
26 Jan 2018 12:54 PM
Around 200 people were in the Sejong Hospital building when the fire broke out, police said.
26 Jan 2018 9:27 AM
Five senior officials from each side met at the three-storey Peace House on the South Korean side of the Panmunjom truce village from 10 am.
09 Jan 2018 11:03 AM
Kim says he always had nuclear launch button on his desk, has presided over multiple missile tests in recent months.
01 Jan 2018 9:04 AM
The seizure is the second to be revealed by South Korea within a few days, as the UN steps up efforts to squeeze oil supplies to the North.
31 Dec 2017 6:36 PM
The North Korea lashes out at the annual military drills between the US and South Korea, which the allies describe as defensive in nature.
30 Dec 2017 8:27 PM
Thousands of women were sent to front-line military brothels to provide sex to Japanese soldiers during World War II.
28 Dec 2017 12:04 PM
‘Fire likely began in parking lot, nothing so far to suggest the fire had been deliberately set,’ says Jecheon fire department official.
22 Dec 2017 10:19 AM
Washington had ‘ulterior’ motives, a spokesman for Pyongyang's foreign ministry said.
21 Dec 2017 4:38 PM
It is the fourth time this year a North Korean soldier has defected across the world's most heavily armed border.
21 Dec 2017 10:34 AM
South Korea's total trade volume was put at USD 902 billion, almost 140 times the North's USD 6.5 billion.
18 Dec 2017 3:53 PM
The photographer was thrown to the floor and kicked, reportedly suffering fractured facial bones and ruptured vessels in an eye.
15 Dec 2017 3:12 PM
The nuclear-armed North has rattled the international community with a flurry of nuclear blasts and missile launches.
13 Dec 2017 11:48 AM