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Koreas Agree on S. Korean Priests’ Visit to N. Korea on Catholic Events

09-Dec-2015 Intellasia | KBS | 6:00 AM

The two Koreas have agreed to cooperate on visits by South Korean priests to North Korea for major Catholic events. The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Korea (CBCK), [...]
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Army releases names of aviators killed in Korea crash

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Armytimes | 6:00 AM

The Army on Sunday night released the names of the two aviators killed when their AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed in South Korea. The incident happened about 6:30 p.m. local [...]
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Why S Korea might be one of the safest places to live

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

In light of the deadly terror attack in Paris last month and the fear it sparked around the globe, many in South Korea also began reconsidering everyday safety. Granted, amid [...]
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Korea protesters plan third nationwide rally on December 19 over contentious history textbooks

Korea protesters plan third nationwide rally on December 19 over contentious history textbooks

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean protesters plan to hold another rally in two weeks after tens of thousands took to the streets of Seoul on Saturday to protest against President Park [...]
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US uneasy about Korea’s handling of fighter jet project

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The United States is displeased with South Korea’s disclosure of information related to its troubled fighter jet development project, multiple sources here said Monday. [...]
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Army identifies pilots killed in Korea Apache helicopter crash

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Stripes | 6:00 AM

The Army has identified two pilots killed when an AH-64 Apache attack helicopter crashed last month in South Korea. Chief Warrant Officer 4 Jason McCormack, 43, of Maryland, [...]
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S. Korea to identify remains of unknown soldiers

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The Defense Ministry said Sunday that it plans to conduct DNA tests on more than 1,500 sets of remains of unknown soldiers in the national cemetery. The move came as the [...]
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Korea protesters don masks in multipronged rally

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

They came wearing a range of masks: The Incredible Hulk, Guy Fawkes, Transformers. Thousands of people, many of them clad in masks typically seen on Halloween, marched in an [...]
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Thousands March in New Anti-Government Rally in Korea

Thousands March in New Anti-Government Rally in Korea

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of South Koreans, many wearing masks, marched in Seoul on Saturday against conservative President Park Geun-hye, who had compared masked protesters to terrorists [...]
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Thousands march in 2nd anti-government rally in Korea

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | CTV News | 6:00 AM

Thousands of South Koreans, many wearing masks, marched in Seoul on Saturday against conservative President Park Geun-hye, who had compared masked protesters to terrorists [...]
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‘Comfort women’ museum opens in Korea

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

A museum focused on “comfort women,” who were forced into wartime brothels for the Imperial Japanese Army, opened Saturday in Daegu, southeastern South Korea, [...]
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Korea activists protest labour policies, call for president Park Guen-hye’s resignation

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters have marched through downtown Seoul, demanding that South Korean president Park Geun-hye apologise for cracking down on a [...]
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Korea’s Free-Speech Advocates Add Voice to Protests

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Recent large antigovernment rallies organised by unions, including one here on the weekend, are also drawing free-speech advocates who accuse the government of eroding [...]
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14000 marched in an anti-government rally in Korea

14000 marched in an anti-government rally in Korea

08-Dec-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of South Koreans, many wearing masks, marched in Seoul on Saturday against conservative President Park Geun-hye, who had compared masked protesters to terrorists [...]
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N Korea returns the body of a Korean man found drifting off the coast

07-Dec-2015 Intellasia | Allkpop | 6:00 AM

According to the Unification Ministry, North Korea returned the body of a South Korean man found drifting in the waters off the east coast. The body was returned to the [...]
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