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
Kim was willing to meet Trump again at any time 'to produce a result that will be welcomed by the international community'.
01 Jan 2019 2:06 PM
The work portrays a film set, with Kim and Trump as friends and quarrelling over money.
20 Dec 2018 2:55 PM
The rare defection came as the two Koreas push ahead with a process of reconciliation in an effort to ease tensions.
01 Dec 2018 7:16 PM
Lee stood with his eyes closed as the judgement was read, showing no emotion.
22 Nov 2018 2:17 PM
This is the first official report of a weapons test since N Korea began a diplomatic process with US over its nuclear and missile program.
16 Nov 2018 1:32 PM