Park presses Japan on sex slavery

President Park Geun-hye on Sunday urged Japan to face up to and sincerely atone for its brutalities during colonial rule as a first step to writing a “new history” with Korea for the next 50 years. In her Independence Movement D...

President Park begins trip to Middle East

KUWAIT CITY ― President Park Geun-hye arrived in Kuwait early Monday (Korean time), the first leg of her four-nation trip to the Middle East to forge fresh strategic ties with the region amid low oil prices and South Korea’s slo...

[Newsmaker] New chief of staff faces revival mission

Park Geun-hye on Sunday embarked on her strategic trip to four wealthy Muslim countries in a bid to attract “oil money” in her efforts to reinvigorate the economy, in particular the construction sector, which has been in the dol...

Police set up anti-obscenity task force

Police said Saturday that they would set up an anti-obscenity task force to crack down on lewd behavior by men near schools.The decision is designed to ease concerns among students over those who expose themselves near schools, th...