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Top South Korea theatre director sentenced to six years for sex abuse

In August women's rights groups slammed the decision by a Seoul court to acquit a former presidential contender over charges of forced sexual abuse and sexual intercourse by abuse of authority.

published on : 19th September 2018

Korean Summit: North to permanently close main nuclear complex facilities

Kim and Moon have decided to opt for peace, with North's promise of shutting down main missile testing sites.

published on : 19th September 2018

South Korea's Moon Jae-in seeks nuclear agreement with Kim Jong Un at Korean summit

Moon is on a three-day trip to the North Korean capital for his third summit with Kim this year, hoping to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between his hosts and the United States.  

published on : 19th September 2018

Korean Summit: Moon Jae-in hopes to bolster legacy of former President Roh Moo-hyun

It was a much warmer welcome than what Kim's late father, Kim Jong Il, arranged for Roh in October 2007.

published on : 19th September 2018

Korean leaders parade through Pyongyang ahead of nuclear talks

Traveling with him are South Korean business tycoons, including Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee and the chiefs of SK Group and LG Group.

published on : 18th September 2018

Korean Summit: Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-Un start talks of denuclearisation

Om what are by now familiar images of the two Korean leaders hugging and exchanging warm smiles, Kim greeted Moon at Pyongyang's airport.

published on : 18th September 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae faces toughest challenge yet in third summit with Kim Jong Un

Negotiations between Trump and Kim have sputtered in recent weeks, raising doubts about whether Kim is truly willing to give up his nuclear arsenal and put pressure on Moon to broker progress.

published on : 15th September 2018

North, South Korea open joint liaison office in Kaesong

The two Koreas have sought to pursue joint projects in multiple fields since the April summit between Moon and the North's leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone that divides the peninsula.

published on : 15th September 2018

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal signs MoU with South Korea for waste and water management

Kejriwal, who shares a personal equation with the mayor of Seoul metropolitan government Park Won-Soon, was accompanied by Urban Development Minister Satyendra Jain.

published on : 15th September 2018

Premier League: No rest for Tottenham's Son Heung-min after gruelling summer of football

Son is faced with the tough task of battling back into the Tottenham team, with fellow winger Lucas Moura having excelled in his teammate's absence during the last three matches.

published on : 14th September 2018

South and North Korea open first liaison office for better communication

The office's opening in the North Korean border town of Kaesong is the latest in a series of reconciliatory steps the Koreas have taken this year.

published on : 14th September 2018

South Korea to propose co-hosting Olympics 2032 ​with North: Sports Minister

Asked about the possibility of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visiting Japan at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Do said it's a topic that needs further discussion.

published on : 13th September 2018

Twelve South Korean students gain weight to skip compulsory military service

Nearly every able-bodied South Korean man is required to enrol by age 28 in the military, for a minimum of 21 months.

published on : 11th September 2018

South Korea's Moon urges 'bold decision' from Trump and Kim

His comments came after the White House said it was "in the process of coordinating" another summit between Trump and Kim, after Pyongyang proposed a second meeting in a letter delivered to Trump.

published on : 11th September 2018

Caffeine hit: South Korea bans coffee in schools

The ministry warned of the health impacts of too much coffee, saying excess intake could cause nausea, an irregular heartbeat and sleep disorders.

published on : 31st August 2018
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