Park calls for new era for railways

[Newsmaker] Ministry under fire for MERS response

As Seoul on Monday confirmed its fourth MERS case ― the daughter of the third confirmed patient, who asked to be quarantined but was rejected by the authorities ― the Health Ministry is under fire f...

Updated : 2015.05.26 20:54

[Newsmaker] Duda: Heir apparent to Kaczynski twins

WARSAW ― Andrzej Duda, the 43-year-old conservative MEP and lawyer who won Poland’s cliffhanger presidential election on Sunday, has strong ties to the powerful Kaczynski twins.The devout Catholic w...

Updated : 2015.05.25 19:57

[Newsmaker] Tough road ahead for prime minister nominee

Hwang Kyo-ahn, the nominee for South Korea’s new prime minister, is expected to face a daunting task of proving his capability to serve as the nation’s No. 2 during his parliamentary confirmation he...

Updated : 2015.05.21 19:20

[Newsmaker] Steve Yoo asks to be taken back

So, Steve Yoo wants to be taken back into Korea, the country he abandoned 13 years ago to avoid military service. In an interview in Hong Kong late Tuesday night, the ’90s pop star who performed as Y...

Updated : 2015.05.20 19:11

[Newsmaker] Cho's resignation worsens pension tension

A top presidential aide’s resignation worsened tensions on Tuesday between the main political parties over a draft law reforming the civil service pension bill, as Korea’s top lawmakers struggled to...

Updated : 2015.05.19 19:22

[Newsmaker] Lone Star suit weighs heavily on Seoul

The ongoing suit over a multibillion-dollar investment compensation against U.S. private equity firm Lone Star is a battle with no retreat for the South Korean government, which has much to lose.The $...

Updated : 2015.05.18 19:41

[Newsmaker] Beijing rebukes U.S. over islands row

BEIJING ― China’s foreign minister told top U.S. diplomat John Kerry on Saturday that Beijing was “unshakeable” in its defense of sovereignty, as tensions between the powers mount over Chinese isl...

Updated : 2015.05.17 20:50

[Newsmaker] Modi's China trip marks warming ties

BEIJING ― They are the strongest leaders to emerge in years from the world’s two most populous nations ― and appear to be trying to forge a strong working relationship.In a rare personal touch, Chi...

Updated : 2015.05.14 19:17

[Newsmaker] North Korean general meets grisly end

Hyon Yong-chol, a once-high-flying North Korean general, ended his dramatic life after he was executed late last month for “dozing off at a military event and talking back” to Kim Jong-un, the leade...

Updated : 2015.05.13 20:42

[Newsmaker] Picasso’s ‘Women of Algiers’ sets record

NEW YORK ― A Picasso masterpiece fetched more than $179 million in New York on Monday, smashing the world record for the most expensive art sold at auction in what was dubbed the “sale of the centur...

Updated : 2015.05.12 19:28

[Newsmaker] N.K. submarine missile serious threat

North Korea’s push to develop a submarine-launched ballistic missile is posing a daunting security challenge to South Korea and the U.S. as the allies would have almost no means to counter the emergi...

Updated : 2015.05.11 21:33

[Newsmaker] Im wins highest honor for Korean in Venice

Im Heung-soon, the winner of the Silver Lion award at this year’s Venice Biennale for his documentary “Factory Complex,” has gained recognition for entwining art and film in his documentaries that ...

Updated : 2015.05.10 20:44

[Newsmaker] KT unveils phone plans based on data

KT, the nation’s second-largest telecom carrier, on Thursday launched new service plans that charge users based on their data use while offering almost unlimited voice call and messaging services. Th...

Updated : 2015.05.07 20:53

[Newsmaker] Prosecutor-turned-politician at nadir over graft scandal

South Gyeongsang Province Gov. Hong Joon-pyo’s stellar legal and political career is facing uncertainty as he faces a prosecutorial summons Friday as a key suspect in a burgeoning graft scandal.The p...

Updated : 2015.05.06 18:56

[Newsmaker] Obama picks Marine general as military chief

WASHINGTON ― President Barack Obama will nominate Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford as the next chairman of the joint chiefs, choosing an officer with battlefield experience in Iraq and Afghanistan for the ...

Updated : 2015.05.05 21:11
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