Latest stories about South Korea
20 February 2014
Ten college students were killed and 105 injured in a building collapse during a university's orientation.
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.
13 February 2014
In China, moon bears are kept in captivity and their bile is harvested for use in traditional Chinese medicine.
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.
24 January 2014
In an effort to quell public anger, authorities have released tougher regulations, but people remain livid.
21 January 2014
Korean elderly made headlines in New York City, as they loitered at McDonald's from early in the morning till well after dark - a not unfamiliar scene to South Koreans.
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.
2 January 2014
One media veteran said 'once the government gets to decide what is 'news' or not, news report in that nation disappears and only propaganda are left'.