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New virus cases over 400 again on cluster infections
New virus cases over 400 again on cluster infections
Social affairs
South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases bounced back to over 400 again on Monday due to large-scale cluster infections linked to religious training facilities, as the country is set to decide whether to extend or lower its toughest-ever virus curbs later this week. The country added 437 more COVID-19 cases, including 405 locally transmitted infections, raising the total caseload to 75,521, according to the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA). The figure was up from 392 on Sund
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 Chief of progressive minor party steps down over sexual harassment allegation
Chief of progressive minor party steps down over sexual harassment allegation
Politics
Kim Jong-cheol, the chief of the progressive minor Justice Party, stepped down Monday over alleged sexual harassment. "Having accepted the related allegation, Kim decided to resign from the party chief post," a party official said. The party's deputy chief Bae Bok-joo plans to hold a press conference later in the morning to disclose the party's position on the issue, officials said. (Yonhap)
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