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Interrogation of South Korean ex-president Park ends: Yonhap news agency

South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye was interrogated for 14 hours today before prosecutors finally finished their questioning, Yonhap news agency reported.

South Korea's Park apologises, promises cooperation in graft probe

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye apologised to the country on Tuesday as she arrived at prosecutors` offices for questioning as a criminal suspect in a widening corruption investigation that has already cost her the presidency.

South Korea closes foundations at centre of political scandal

South Korea's Culture Ministry said on Monday it had cancelled licences for two non-profit foundations at the centre of a political scandal that led to the ouster of President Park Geun-hye.

Denmark to extradite South Korea `Rasputin` daughter

Danish prosecutors said Friday that they would extradite the daughter of Choi Soon-Sil, the woman at the centre of a corruption scandal that led to the impeachment of South Korea`s president.

South Korean prosecutors summon Park for questioning

South Korean prosecutors today ordered ousted president Park Geun-Hye to appear before them next week for questioning over the corruption scandal that triggered her dramatic downfall.

South Korean prosecutors summon ousted leader Park, vote set for May 9

South Korean prosecutors summoned ousted leader Park Geun-hye on Wednesday for questioning next week as they conduct a widening investigation into an influence-peddling scandal that ended her presidency.

South Korea prosecutors to summon ex-president Park Geun-Hye for questioning: Yonhap

South Korean prosecutors will summon former president Park Geun-Hye, whose impeachment was confirmed by the country`s highest court last week, for questioning as a criminal suspect.

South Korea's ousted Park Geun-hye leaves Blue House: Media

South Korea's ousted Park Geun-hye leaves Blue House: Media

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye left the presidential Blue House on Sunday and headed for her private home in the capital, Seoul.

South Korea's Moon vows 'new history' after president's impeachment

The front-runner to succeed South Korea's impeached president Park Geun-Hye on Sunday called for unity as the country writes a "new history", while hundreds gathered outside the home of the ousted leader in a show of support.

South Korea election to be free, fair, held by May nine at latest: Election commission

A South Korean presidential election to choose a successor to ousted leader Park Geun-hye will be free and fair and held by May nine at the latest, the election commission chairman said on Saturday.

South Korea's impeached Park not leaving presidential Blue House ''for now'': Spokesman

Park Geun-hye was impeached over a graft scandal involving South Korea`s conglomerates at a time of rising tensions with North Korea and China.

South Korean President Park Geun-hye removed from office

South Korean President Park Geun-hye removed from office

A South Korean court upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye on Friday, removing her from office after a 92-day leadership crisis, the media reported.

Samsung heir denies charges at court hearing

Samsung heir denies charges at court hearing

Lee Jae-Yong, 48, was not present at Seoul Central District court for the hearing, and is being held in custody as his giant company -- the world`s biggest smartphone maker -- struggles to recover from a recall scandal.

Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong indicted for bribery, embezzlement

Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong indicted for bribery, embezzlement

Samsung heir indicted for bribery, embezzlement

South Korea's acting president declines to extend corruption probe

South Korea`s acting president Hwang Kyo-ahn will not extend the current special prosecutor`s investigation into an influence-peddling scandal that could topple President Park Geun-hye, Hwang`s office said on Monday.

 	Samsung chief Lee arrested as South Korean corruption probe deepens

Samsung chief Lee arrested as South Korean corruption probe deepens

Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested early on Friday over his alleged role in a corruption scandal rocking the highest levels of power in South Korea, dealing a fresh blow to the world`s biggest maker of smartphones and memory chips.

Samsung scion Lee Jae-Yong summoned again over corruption scandal

Samsung scion Lee Jae-Yong summoned again over corruption scandal

Lee Jae-Yong, Samsung Electronics vice chairman and the son of the Samsung group chairman Lee Kun-Hee, has been quizzed multiple times over his role in the scandal that has rocked the nation.

South Korean party changes name into Liberty Korea Party

South Korea`s ruling Saenuri Party officially changed its name on Monday into Liberty Korea Party

South Korea prosecutors push again to search Park's compound

Prosecutors say they will file a suit to try to force aides to impeached President Park Geun-hye to stop blocking searches of Park's official compound.

South Korea's struggling ruling party picks a new - Liberal Korea

The embattled ruling party of South Korea's impeached President Park Geun-Hye has picked a new name -- Liberal Korea -- officials said today, as it seeks to distance itself from a sprawling corruption scandal.