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Seoul/JEN: Both North and South Korea on Wednesday test-fired ballistic missiles amid the escalating tension on the Korean peninsula, CNN reported quoting officials in Seoul. more
North Korea tests two ballistic missiles off its east coast: South Korean military

Seoul/JEN: The South Korean military said that North Korea had test fired a pair of 'unidentified' ballistic missiles into the waters off its eastern coast on Wednesday afternoon, ...

South Korea claims hundreds of Chinese fishing boats taking their catches

Beijing: South Korea authorities and fishermen have claimed that hundreds of  of Chinese fishing boats operating illegally along the sea border between South and North Korea are deci ...

South Korean military detains suspicious man near demilitarized zone: Reports

Seoul/Sputnik: South Korean military has detained a suspicious man near the demilitarized zone of the inter-Korean border, where civilians are not allowed, the Yonhap news agency reported ...

South Korea: Pakistan's minority rights activist attacked, seeks help for medical treatment

Seoul: A Pakistani activist and lawyer was recently attacked in South Korea, making him seek help for medical treatment.

South Korea arrests 8 suspected internet scammers with links to N Korean hacker: Reports

Moscow/Sputnik: South Korea's police and the National Intelligence Service have arrested eight members of a phishing ring suspected of conspiring with a North Korean hacker to obtain ...

South Korea to legalize abortions within 14 weeks without reasons

Moscow/Sputnik: South Korea has decided to amend the anti-abortion law with the right granted to a woman to terminate the pregnancy in the period within 14 weeks at her request without an ...

North Korea fires projectiles amid readiness for talks with US: South Korean Military

Moscow (Sputnik/UNI) North Korea fired two unidentified projectiles in the direction of the Sea of Japan early on Tuesday, South Korea’s military said just a day after Pyongyang exp ...

North,South Koreas to set up hotline between leaders

Seoul, Apr 20: In a major development, South and Korean authorities are all set to set up a telephone line between the two leaders of the nation, media reports said.

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak arrested

Seoul: Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was arrested on Friday on charges of tax evasion, bribery and embezzlement, reports said.