South Korea's dilemma over whether to join a China-led development bank is deepening, with the announcement of support for the US$50 billion mechanism from the UK and other major countries, despite U.S. opposition.
South Korea has developed smartphone apps to help bring down its high student suicide rate by warning parents when their children might be at risk, the education ministry said Friday.
Making a dramatic statement in Korean relations, Gloria Steinem and other prominent women on Wednesday announced plans for a rare walk across the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea to call for reunification.
A flight attendant who was living her dream by working for Korean Air Lines Co. is now suing the airline and its infamous nut rage executive, claiming the bizarre onboard tantrum ruined her career.
South Korea's president visited injured U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert on Monday amid an outpouring of public sympathy and support for the envoy, who is recovering from an attack by a knife-wielding man.
North Korea hit out Sunday at accusations that it may be behind a shocking knife attack on the U.S. envoy to the South, branding the claims a "vicious" smear campaign by Seoul.
The United States on Friday condemned North Korea's "callous" reaction to the knife attack on the U.S. ambassador to South Korea that has added to tensions on the divided Korean Peninsula.
South Korean police said Friday they were investigating possible links the man behind a shocking knife attack on the U.S. ambassador may have had with North Korea, as Seoul voiced disgust at Pyongyang's reaction to the incident.
The U.S. ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was recovering from surgery Thursday after having his face and arm slashed by a knife-wielding activist in an attack applauded by North Korean state media.
U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after a man screaming demands for a unified North and South Korea slashed him on the face and wrist with a knife, South Korean police and U.S. officials said Thursday.
North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and vowed "merciless" retaliation Monday as the U.S. and South Korea kicked off joint military drills denounced by Pyongyang as recklessly confrontational.
North Korea on Monday fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and warned of "merciless strikes" against its enemies as allies Seoul and Washington launched annual military drills Pyongyang claims are preparation for a northward invasion.
South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Sunday repeated a call for Japanese leaders to apologize to former wartime sex slaves, warning that "time is running out" for Tokyo.
A bill aimed at restricting North Korea's access to hard currency passed a legislative hurdle Friday as pressure grows in the U.S. Congress for tougher action over Pyongyang's nuclear program and alleged involvement in a hacking attack on Sony Pictures.