Sanctions and warnings have failed to stop Pyongyang's belligerence.
A small bronze statue in Busan has kicked off a surprisingly big argument.
One of the world's cleaner democracies just threw out its president for corruption. How can countries do a better job of keeping their leaders clean?
After weeks of mass demonstrations and a growing threat of impeachment, President Park Geun-Hye has said she is willing to resign before her term ends in February 2018.
South Korean President Park Geun-Hye may be about to become the first national leader to be questioned by prosecutors while still in office.
The president of South Korea has been accused of choosing her friends poorly.
As life gets faster and working hours get longer, it's tempting to think the Sandman is paying us ever shorter visits.
Changwon Sculpture Biennale casts a wide net, from a disconcerting jumble of plastic body parts to a break-dancing sculptor armed with an angle-grinder.
It's important to interrogate the key factors that pushed countries from Third World to First World status in the 20th century. Asia's experiences hold many lessons for Africa.
Cosmetic surgery booms are happening around the world. Here are some key augmentations.
Eating cats and dogs which have been violently dispatched remains a key element of South Korean cuisine.
Australia struggles to rise above the fray in Korean news, consigned to one of a number of countries that form an international community. But football seems to be a clear exception to this.
In the 1950s, Ghana was twice as rich as South Korea. It has since fallen a long way behind.
U.S. forces in South Korea are on high alert after North Korea claimed to have tested a hydrogen bomb last week. But China may be better positioned to curb North Korea's menacing behavior.
The celebration of Christmas has distinct variations around the world, with many of these local traditions arising from particular historical circumstances.
The Open Government Partnership promotes transparency, public accountability and civic participation in government to combat corruption. It is hoped South Africa will help it grow in Africa.
Investing in science, technology and innovation can help give Nigeria a positive lift in many sectors of the economy.
While Australians understand the political benefits of free trade agreements, many remain divided on the economic merit.
The demilitarised zone between the Koreas is an incredibly dangerous place to walk – but the Chinese border with North Korea isn't much safer.
On a mission to become global higher education players, Korean universities still fall short on diversity.