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South, North Korea have restored hotlines as leaders seek to rebuild ties

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have exchanged multiple letters and agreed to reconnect the hotlines

27 Jul 2021 11:25 AM

Moon wins as Koreans back his strategy to tackle Covid-19

South Korea's coronavirus strategy has been widely praised by experts as well as WHO for being prompt, nationwide, clear and effective

18 Apr 2020 8:08 PM

'Not right time' says North on South Korea ASEAN summit invite: Report

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent a letter of invitation to Kim on Nov 5.

21 Nov 2019 3:41 PM

Nelson Mandela's daughter begins new charge as S Africa's ambassador to S Korea

Mandela-Dlamini, 60, is the eldest daughter born to the late political leader.

18 Oct 2019 1:52 PM

'Defiant message' as North Korea's Kim Jong Un rides white horse on sacred mountain

Last year, Kim took South Korean President Moon Jae-in to the top of the mountain as part of a historic summit.

16 Oct 2019 10:35 AM


Trump, Kim, Moon: Shared vision is the key to Korea peace

South Korean analysts are concerned and have urged the South Korean military to improve their existing missile defence system.

28 Aug 2019 1:03 AM

Japan-Korea rift to hit global giants, have wider impact

Japanese and Korean companies are inextricably linked in global value chains, particularly in electronics and manufacturing.

12 Aug 2019 12:54 AM

US ends visa-free entry for visitors to North Korea

The change will affect tens of thousands of people from visa waiver countries.

06 Aug 2019 1:06 PM

PM Modi meets South Korea President, discusses ways to enhance trade ties

Main focus of India's Act East Policy is to shift country's trading focus from west and neighbours to booming South East Asian countries.

28 Jun 2019 7:54 PM

G-20 Summit: Modi meets South Korean Prez Moon, discusses ways to enhance trade ties

Main focus of India's Act East Policy is to shift country's trading focus from west and neighbours to booming South East Asian countries.

28 Jun 2019 12:03 PM


Donald Trump to visit South Korea to hold summit with Moon Jae-in

They will discuss ways to revive nuclear talks with North Korea, the South's presidential Blue House said on Monday.

24 Jun 2019 1:26 PM

Kim Jong Un’s sister back in public eye at North Korea’s mass games

Kim Yo Jong is a senior official of North Korea’s ruling party and is believed to be her brother’s closest confidant.

04 Jun 2019 11:02 AM

Kim Jong-Un re-elected as chairman of State Affairs Commission

Kim Jong-un, has been re-elected as chairman of the State Affairs Commission, the communist state's highest decision-making body.

12 Apr 2019 12:33 PM

Trump, Moon Jae-In want further meetings to discuss North Korea

Donald Trump said he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will discuss North Korea during their White House meeting on Thursday.

12 Apr 2019 10:53 AM

Moon Jae-in uses 'good afternoon' instead of 'good night', sparks row

The Korea Times assailed the 'incompetence' of the presidential protocol team on Friday.

22 Mar 2019 1:26 PM


PM Modi pays homage to fallen soldiers at The National Cemetery in Seoul

PM Narendra Modi laid a wreath at the National Cemetery here and paid tribute to the fallen soldiers, in the Korean War.

22 Feb 2019 10:58 AM

India aims to be world’s top 3 economies in next 15 years, says Modi

Modi addresses Indian diaspora on visit to South Korea.

22 Feb 2019 7:13 AM

Terrorism, climate change biggest challenges before mankind: Modi in Seoul

This is his second visit to the Republic of Korea since 2015 and second summit meeting with President Moon Jae-in.

21 Feb 2019 2:12 PM

PM Modi on two day visit to South Korea from Feb 21

During PM Modi’s visit, he will unveil a bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Seoul campus of a South Korean university.

15 Feb 2019 7:06 AM

N Korea threatens to resume nuke development over sanctions

Foreign Ministry statement came amid sense of unease between US and Seoul over use of sanctions to get North to relinquish nuclear program.

03 Nov 2018 3:18 PM