Int'l commission on constitutional law seeks details on South

An international commission has asked South Korea's Constitutional Court to provide a translation of its recent ruling to disband a political party accused of exercising pro-North Korean principles, officials said Sunday.The Venic...

S. Korean delegation requests visit to N. Korea

A South Korean delegation, including former aides to the late President Kim Dae-jung, has asked the government for permission to visit North Korea following an invitation from the country, a government official said Sunday.On Frid...

U.N. chief thanks S. Korea for joining fight against Ebola

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon thanked South Korean aid officials for joining the global fight against the Ebola virus, saying the contribution is "very meaningful," Seoul's foreign ministry said Sunday.On Saturday, Ban met wi...

S. Korea bans poultry imports from U.S. on AI

South Korea said Sunday it has banned imports of all poultry products, including live birds, from the United States following an outbreak of a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza (AI) at one of its chicken farms.The ban, e...