N. Korean leader pays tribute to Kim Jong-il on anniversary of his father’s death

former North Korean leader Kim jong-il died eight years ago to the day and to commemorate the death of his father North Korean leader Kim jong-un visited gum Susann Palace of the Sun with his top aides according to Pyongyang’s state-run Korean Central News Agency Kim laid a floral basket and paid his respects there […]

Justice minister nominee Ahn Kyong-whan resigns from nomination

We turn to the ongoing dispute at the National Assembly over President Moon’s picks for top government jobs. Mired in the loudest controversies in the eyes of the main opposition party,… the justice minister nominee fell on his sword,… withdrawing himself from consideration late last night. Park Ji-won has the details. The nation’s justice minister […]

Korea′s Supreme Court to rule whether at-fault spouse can file for divorce 바람피

In a landmark case, Korea′s Supreme Court will rule this afternoon on whether a married man who had an affair can file for divorce. The man asking for the divorce in this case had an affair and a child with another woman and raised the child with the woman for 15 years while still married. […]

Int’l memorial ceremony held in Busan to honor Korean War veterans

an annual memorial ceremony was held in Pusan today to remember the international soldiers who fought and died during the Korean War around 1,000 people including War veterans and their family members from across the globe gathered at the UN Memorial Cemetery for the turn toward Pusan ceremony the participants stood silent for one minute […]

PyeongChang Winter Paralympics kick off with grand opening ceremony

After hosting a successful Winter Olympics last month, Pyeongchang and the sub-host city of Gangneung are once again delivering a massive celebration of sport. The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games kicked off on Friday evening with the grand opening ceremony. Won Jung-hwan reports. The opening ceremony for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympics was all about […]

U.S. suggests holding working-level talks with N. Korea to arrange summit this week

it seems working-level talks might begin in the coming days on arranging another North Korea US summit according to diplomatic sources Washington has suggested to Pyongyang that’s a meeting be held this week last month US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim jong-un had agreed at their impromptu meeting at the DMZ to […]

Ceremony held to mark 41st anniversary of ROK-U.S. Combined Forces Command

a ceremony was held on Thursday to mark the 41st anniversary of the establishment of the South korea-us combined forces command in a congratulatory message president moon jaein expressed gratitude for the role the CFC is played in efforts to maintain peace on the Korean Peninsula and in Northeast Asia president moon said the Alliance […]

2018 Russia World Cup ready to kick off with grand opening ceremony

The wait is finally over for Football fans around the world. The 2018 World Cup kicks off in a matter of hours with the host nation, Russia, taking on Saudi Arabia. Our Won Jung-hwan is standing by for us near the stadium for the opening match in Moscow. Hi Jung-hwan, what’s the atmosphere like? Good […]

S. Korean PM in Japan to attend emperor’s enthronement, meet Abe

now in the rest of today’s news South Korea’s Prime Minister in argon has arrived in Tokyo for a three-day visit he begins his official schedule by attending today’s enthronement ceremony of Japanese Emperor na rojito he will meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a on Thursday this will be the first meeting between the […]

Curtain comes down on 2018 Asian Games with closing ceremony

After more than two weeks of sporting action featuring the best athletes from across the continent,… the curtain came down on the 18th Asian Games on Sunday with a glittering closing ceremony. South Korea finished with 49 golds to rank third in medal table behind China and Japan. That’s 16 short of the country’s target, […]