Park calls for new era for railways

President Park Geun-hye called Wednesday for a new era for railways that can freely carry passengers and freight anywhere in the world.She made the comment in a video message to a meeting of the Organization for Cooperation betwee...

S. Korea, U.S., Japan discuss concerted approach on N. Korea

Top South Korean, U.S. and Japanese nuclear envoys held talks here Wednesday on ways to put more pressure on North Korea and cajole it into returning to the negotiating table."This trilateral meeting is particularly timely, given ...

Seoul's defense chief leaves for Vietnam for bilateral talks

South Korean Defense Minister Han Min-koo headed to Vietnam on Wednesday for talks with his counterpart there to explore ways to boost military cooperation, his office said.During his three-day visit, Han is scheduled to meet with...

Park named world's 11th most powerful woman

South Korean President Park Geun-hye was named the 11th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes magazine on Tuesday, one notch below U.S. first lady Michelle Obama.German Chancellor Angela Merkel topped the list of the world's ...