South Korea opposition files impeachment motion

2016-12-03 15:32

South Korea's opposition parties have filed an impeachment motion against scandal-hit President Park Geun-Hye.

South Korea president says she is willing to resign

2016-11-29 12:01

South Korea's scandal-hit President Park Geun-Hye said Tuesday she was willing to resign early and would let parliament decide her fate as leader.

Blue pills in Blue House

2016-11-23 21:45

An increasingly strange political scandal surrounding South Korean President Park Geun-hye has left her office defending the purchase of hundreds of erectile dysfunction pills like Viagra.

S Korean lawmakers pass law on independent probe of Park

2016-11-17 16:01

South Korea's parliament has passed a law that would allow a special prosecutor to investigate a bizarre corruption scandal that's threatening the presidency of Park Geun-hye.

In defeat, South Korea president to let parliament choose her PM

2016-11-08 12:26

South Korea's president said she will allow parliament to choose her prime minister, a major political concession to growing anger as she scrambles to defuse an escalating influence-peddling scandal.

South Korea president: Scandal 'my fault and mistake'

2016-11-04 12:35

South Korea's president has taken sole blame for a "heart-breaking" scandal that threatens her government.

Prosecutors detain woman at core of South Korea political crisis

2016-11-01 10:55

The woman at the centre of the snowballing political scandal engulfing President Park Geun-Hye has been put under emergency detention after prosecutors said she was "unstable" and a flight risk.

South Korea's Park apologises for document leaks

2016-10-25 16:54

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye was forced into a public apology for the leak of official documents to a family associate involved in a growing corruption scandal.

North Korea calls South's leader 'psychopath'

2016-08-17 09:14

North Korea labelled South Korean President Park Geun-Hye a "psychopath" after she made a speech slamming Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions and defending the deployment of a US anti-missile system.

South Korea's president arrives in Ethiopia

2016-05-25 23:04

South Korea's President Park Geun-hye has arrived in Ethiopia to start her three-nation visit to Africa.


South Korea opposition to file motion to impeach Park

2016-12-02 13:48

Opposition parties say they will try to persuade lawmakers of the president's party to back her impeachment.

Protesters continue to rally in Seoul

2016-11-26 17:57

South Korea is seeing its biggest wave of street demonstrations in decades but nobody is sure how many people are taking to the streets.

Park colluded with aide in scandal - South Korea prosecutors

2016-11-20 11:45

South Korean prosecutors say President Park Geun-Hye colluded with her close confidante in a corruption and influence-peddling scandal that has sparked massive nationwide protests and calls for her impeachment.

Up to one million rally in Seoul for Park's ouster

2016-11-12 12:32

Tens, and possibly hundreds, of thousands of South Koreans are marching in Seoul to demand the ouster of President Park Geun-hye.

Thousands call on South Korea's president to quit

2016-11-05 22:35

Tens of thousands of South Koreans have poured into the streets of downtown Seoul demanding the resignation of President Park Geun-hye.

South Korean president replaces premier, others amid scandal

2016-11-02 09:01

South Korea's embattled president replaced her prime minister and two other top officials in a bid to restore public confidence amid a political scandal involving her longtime friend.

South Korea presidential aides resign as crisis grows

2016-10-30 15:00

South Korean President Park Geun-hye has accepted the resignations of her top presidential aides, including the chief of staff, the presidential office has said, amid a deepening political crisis.

North Korea's nuclear test act of 'self-destruction'

2016-09-09 08:59

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye condemned North Korea's latest nuclear test as an act of "self-destruction" that will further deepen its isolation in the international community.

South Korea's Park gets personal in US missile system row

2016-08-02 21:43

President Park Geun-Hye has evoked memories of her parents' assassination as she hit back at opposition to the planned deployment of an advanced US anti-missile system in South Korea.

South Korea ruling party loses majority

2016-04-13 22:05

South Korea's conservative ruling party has suffered a serious setback, losing its 16 years of parliamentary majority.

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