Featured stories about South Korea
- Activists Ask China to Ban Bear Bile Farming 13 February 2014
- Massive Credit Card Data Theft Hits 20 Million South Koreans 24 January 2014
- Korean Seniors Prompt Boycott of McDonald's and Get McResolution 21 January 2014
- South Korean Authorities Discredit Dissenting Voices as ‘Not-Real’ News 2 January 2014
Latest stories about South Korea
4 March 2014
From sweet pancakes, to wriggling baby octopus eaten alive, Korean street food has attracted foodies worldwide.
22 February 2014
Russian figure skater Adelina Sotnikova took gold in the free skating event, but many, not limited to South Koreans, questioned the result.
16 February 2014
Star speed-skater Viktor Ahn, formerly a South Korean, runs as a Russian player and won two medals in Sochi Olympics so far. Koreans seem happy for this under-appreciated star's success.
11 February 2014
In a country where electronics giant Samsung has enormous influence, the film is receiving little promotion and few screenings, but it is being met with positive reviews online.
31 January 2014
Taxing your pimple outbreak? It is indeed a creative way to collect more taxes.
29 January 2014
South Korea isn't notoriously nicknamed "The Republic of Samsung" for nothing.
20 January 2014
The South Korean government is blamed for favoring textbooks that support their political views and grant them excuses for their past flaws.
28 December 2013
Some observers called the massive protests evidence that public anger has reached a boiling point.
24 December 2013
Over 4,000 South Korean riot police broke into the headquarter of the nation's 2nd largest trade union center without a search warrant, angering South Korean net users.
21 December 2013
South Koreans living abroad held candlelight vigils in New York, Paris and London this weekend, accusing the government bodies' manipulation of the latest presidential election