SEOUL – First, she went on air wearing her glasses to read the news, becoming the first TV anchor to do so in her country.…View More Wearing glasses, ditching bra, donning men's suit and tie: South Korean TV anchor challenges norms
SEOUL (REUTERS) – South Korea reported 78 new coronavirus cases on Monday (March 30), keeping the rate of infections fairly steady, as President Moon Jae-in held…View More South Korea coronavirus cases rise steadily, more financial aid expected
SEOUL (REUTERS) – South Korea reported 146 new coronavirus cases on Friday (March 27), the highest number in a week, its disease control agency said…View More South Korea reports 146 new coronavirus cases, highest in a week
SEOUL – The South Korean man behind a Telegram sex crime ring was paraded in public on Wednesday (March 25), in a rare move by…View More South Korean man behind Telegram sex crime ring paraded in public in rare move amid outcry
SEOUL (AFP) – A South Korean hospital has introduced phone booth-style coronavirus testing facilities that allow medical staff to examine patients from behind the safety…View More South Korea dials up coronavirus testing with hospital 'phone booths'
SEOUL (REUTERS) – South Korea reported more recoveries from the coronavirus than new infections on Saturday (March 14) for the second day is a row,…View More South Korea reports 107 new coronavirus cases, total 8,086
SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Over the past week, North Korea has alternated between conciliatory gestures and provocative acts. On Monday (March 9),…View More Missile launch embarrasses Moon administration again: Korea Herald
SEOUL (BLOOMBERG) – Seoul-based labour lawyer Lee Seung-yeon’s phone has been ringing almost non-stop since the coronavirus hit South Korea. One of the calls is…View More Virus batters family businesses in entrepreneur-heavy Korea
GAPYEONG (AFP) – The leader of a South Korean sect linked to more than half the country’s 4,000-plus coronavirus cases apologised on Monday (March 2)…View More South Korean sect leader apologises over coronavirus spread
SEOUL (AFP) – North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles on Monday (March 2), the South’s military said, weeks after Pyongyang declared its moratorium on long-range missile…View More North Korea fires two unidentified projectiles: South's military
SEOUL (REUTERS) -South Korea reported another 219 new coronavirus cases, bringing the country’s total infections to 3,150, the Korea Centres for Disease Control and Prevention…View More South Korea reports 219 new coronavirus cases, brings total to 3,150
Close to 869,000 people in South Korea have signed a petition to impeach President Moon Jae-in over what they claim is the government’s mishandling of…View More 869,000 sign petition calling for Moon to be impeached
SEOUL (AFP, REUTERS, BLOOMBERG) – South Korea reported 60 more novel coronavirus cases on Tuesday (Feb 25), the smallest increase for four days in the…View More South Korea reports 60 new coronavirus cases, total 893
SEOUL (REUTERS) – The leader and self-proclaimed messiah of a South Korean religious movement at the centre of the country’s largest coronavirus outbreak on Friday…View More South Korean cult church leader says coronavirus outbreak is the 'devil's deed'