Pyongyang has been experiencing its worst drought in 37 years, raising fears crops due to be harvested next month will also suffer.
22 May 2019 1:24 PM
Kim Jong Un invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit North Korea, and the offer was readily accepted.
26 Apr 2019 8:25 AM
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un crossed the border into Russia by train, Russian media reported, for his first trip there.
24 Apr 2019 1:27 PM
North Korea demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from stalled nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington.
18 Apr 2019 1:24 PM
The test marks a ratcheting up of tensions weeks after a summit between Kim and US President Donald Trump collapsed without agreement.
18 Apr 2019 9:54 AM
More than 500 people have been investigated for drug use and sexual assault and more than 200 arrested in nationwide roundup since Feb 25.
15 Apr 2019 9:01 AM
A giant forest fire swept across swathes of South Korea on Friday, as authorities declared a rare national disaster.
05 Apr 2019 2:02 PM
A Seoul university professor forced students to write her daughter's thesis to gain entry to an elite dental school.
26 Mar 2019 11:12 AM
The Korea Times assailed the 'incompetence' of the presidential protocol team on Friday.
22 Mar 2019 1:26 PM
Two men have been arrested, while two more are being investigated in connection with the illegal acts.
21 Mar 2019 10:40 AM
NK Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui blamed top U.S. officials for the breakdown of last month's summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un.
15 Mar 2019 3:04 PM
Automaker plans to invest 45.3 trillion won (USD 40.48 billion) over the next five years in research and development.
27 Feb 2019 1:05 PM
Opposition from Elliott led Hyundai to drop an earlier attempt to overhaul its ownership structure and executive vice-chairman Euisun Chung.
26 Feb 2019 6:36 PM
In a joint statement Modi said, 'I express my gratitude to President Moon for his condolences on the Pulwama attack'.
22 Feb 2019 11:27 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 in South Korea.
22 Feb 2019 10:56 AM
No other large economy in the world has grown at 7 per cent year after year, says PM.
21 Feb 2019 11:59 AM
This is Prime Minister's second visit to the Republic of Korea after his state visit in May 2015.
21 Feb 2019 9:34 AM
The new deal must still be approved by South Korea's parliament, but it would boost its contribution.
10 Feb 2019 4:15 PM
North Korea's Kim Jong Un has expressed "great satisfaction" after receiving a letter from US President Donald Trump.
24 Jan 2019 12:14 PM
The year-long investigation will cover 50 sports and include children competing from primary schools upwards.
23 Jan 2019 8:29 PM