Previously, teenagers aged 13 or older were held to be legally capable of consenting to sex, resulting in controversial cases in the country
13 May 2020 11:54 AM
Of the 18 new South Korean cases reported on Saturday, 17 were tied to the Itaewon cluster
10 May 2020 9:23 AM
The leader's recent absence from public events had triggered a series of fevered rumours and unconfirmed reports over his health condition
02 May 2020 9:42 AM
It's a boon for sports fans who have been starved of such content by the virus and bored repeat broadcasts of matches from past
28 Apr 2020 10:30 AM
Questions about Kim’s health flared after he skipped an April 15 commemoration of the 108th birthday of his grandfather
23 Apr 2020 1:28 PM
North Korean media presented a business as usual image, carrying routine reporting of Kim’s achievements
22 Apr 2020 10:43 AM
Government announced at the weekend it would permit outdoor sports behind closed doors following a steady decline in new virus cases
21 Apr 2020 9:45 AM
Governments face pressure to reopen factories, shops, travel and public activities
19 Apr 2020 12:42 PM
Kia Motors is currently reviewing the suspension of some of its plants in Korea in response to declining global demand due to covid-19
13 Apr 2020 1:35 PM
Alek Sigley was forced to read out a videoed "letter of apology" dictated by his captors before being released
02 Apr 2020 2:30 PM
Pak Myong, director of anti-epidemic department of the North's Central Emergency, insisted that the efforts had been completely successful
02 Apr 2020 12:50 PM
Current champions of Korean Basketball League Ulsan Hyundai Mobis has arranged practice games against local universities from March 24-27
19 Mar 2020 1:54 PM
The launches is said to be a violation of an inter-Korean agreement aimed at lowering military animosities
09 Mar 2020 12:35 PM
The chopper was carrying 5 rescue workers, an injured person and their friend.
01 Nov 2019 2:37 PM
Mandela-Dlamini, 60, is the eldest daughter born to the late political leader.
18 Oct 2019 1:52 PM
South Korean football fans will be left in the dark as their national team play in North Korea for the first time in 30 years on Tuesday.
15 Oct 2019 1:23 PM
Trump subsequently said he would be willing to meet Kim at some point later this year.
16 Sep 2019 1:01 PM
South Korea's presidential Blue House said it will hold a National Security Council meeting following the North's latest weapons test.
24 Aug 2019 10:16 AM
The North's blistering rhetoric may dim the prospect for an early resumption of nuclear negotiations between the countries.
23 Aug 2019 1:03 PM
In an 11-minute clip posted on his Youtube channel, Kwak Ji-hyuk approaches the Portuguese striker at a hotel in Stockholm.
16 Aug 2019 10:57 AM