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8 out of 10 South Koreans support President Park Geun-hye's impeachment

At least eight out of 10 South Koreans support the move for impeachment of President Park Geun-hye after prosecutors identified her as an accomplice to Choi Soon-sil, her longtime confidante indicted for abuse of power and extortion, a survey said on Thursday.

China Open: PV Sindhu saves three match points to beat Sung Ji Hyun; enters first ever Super Series Premier final

China Open: PV Sindhu saves three match points to beat Sung Ji Hyun; enters first ever Super Series Premier final

Indian badminton ace PV Sindhu on Saturday saved three match points to enter the women's singles final at the 2016 China Open in Fuzhou.

North Korea executes vice premier for education in latest purge, says South Korea

North Korea has executed its vice premier for education and rebuked two high-ranking officials, South Korea said on Wednesday, which, if true, would mark a new series of measures by leader Kim Jong Un to discipline top aides. 

Park In-Bee wins first women`s golf gold medal in 116 years; Aditi Ashok finishes 41st

Park In-Bee wins first women`s golf gold medal in 116 years; Aditi Ashok finishes 41st

Aditi carded five-over 76 to end her campaign at the 41st spot in the women's golf event, which had nine of the world's Top-10 players.

South Korea premier pelted with eggs, bottles over missile site

Angry residents a rural South Korean town throw raw eggs and water bottles at the Prime Minister.

Why 60 lakh Koreans consider Lord Ram's Ayodhya their maternal home?

Why 60 lakh Koreans consider Lord Ram's Ayodhya their maternal home?

Every year about hundreds of South Korean tourists visit Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh to pay tributes to their legendary queen Hur Hwang-ok . 

Korean Hwang Jung-gon eagles final hole to edge favourite Ryo Ishikawa at Casio World Open

Korean Hwang Jung-gon eagles final hole to edge favourite Ryo Ishikawa at Casio World Open

It was his third victory on the Japan Tour, and his second in Kochi, after his previous success in 2012.

Korean 'Son' rises in England, helps Tottenham Hotspur down Crystal Palace

Korean 'Son' rises in England, helps Tottenham Hotspur down Crystal Palace

 Son Heung-min was Tottenham`s hero once again as the South Korean`s first Premier League goal clinched a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday.

Son Heung-Min`s Tottenham switch would be ill-advised: Bayer Leverkusen coach

Son Heung-Min`s Tottenham switch would be ill-advised: Bayer Leverkusen coach

With Son Heung-Min in talks to join Tottenham Hotspur, Bayer Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt says the South Korean striker would be wrong to turn his back on Champions League football.

South Koreans triumph in US robot challenge

South Koreans triumph in US robot challenge

South Korean boffins carried home the $2 million top prize Saturday after their robot triumphed in a disaster-response challenge inspired by the 2011 Fukushima nuclear meltdown in Japan.

Govt to revise tax treaty with South Korea

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to South Korea this month, the Cabinet Wednesday approved revising the double tax avoidance pact with Seoul to provide tax stability and facilitate flow of investment and technology between the countries.

Kim Sei-Young takes solo lead in LPGA LOTTE Championship

Kim Sei-Young takes solo lead in LPGA LOTTE Championship

South Korean LPGA rookie Kim Sei-Young defied gusty winds to fire a two-under par 70 on Friday to move into the solo lead at the LOTTE Championship.

Manohar Parrikar woos South Korean defence firms

 Indian defence industry is likely to see USD 250 billion worth of business over the next decade, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said as he invited South Korean firms to make full use of 'Make-in-India' initiative.

S Korea launches new trade dispute with US: WTO

South Korea on Monday took the United States to task before the World Trade Organization over Washington`s decision to slap anti-dumping tariffs on South Korean imports of steel pipes used by the oil industry.

South Koreans trying to launch anti-North leaflets clash with border residents

A planned launch of balloons by South Korean activists to send leaflets to North Korea on Saturday with messages critical of its leader turned into a clash with residents of the border area who said the move will threaten peace between the Koreas.

South Korean safety official commits 'suicide' after concert tragedy kills 16

South Korean safety official commits 'suicide' after concert tragedy kills 16

An official dealing with safety measures at a concert in South Korea where 16 people died when the grate they were standing collapsed apparently committed suicide hours after the tragedy, authorities said Saturday.

North Korea veteran Ri Se-Gwang triumphs in world vault

North Korea veteran Ri Se-Gwang triumphs in world vault

North Korean veteran Ri Se-Gwang won his first ever global title Sunday in the men`s vault as South Korea`s defending champion and Olympic gold medallist Yang Hak-Seon fell on landing twice.

Son stars as Leverkusen see off Benfica

South Korean Son Heung-Min scored a goal and was involved in another to help Bayer Leverkusen breathe life into their Champions League campaign with a 3-1 win at home to Portuguese side Benfica on Wednesday.

Sanam Singh in men's singles Asiad tennis quarters

Sanam Singh in men's singles Asiad tennis quarters

India's Sanam Singh reached the quarterfinals of the men's singles tennis event of the 17th Asian Games with a straight sets victory over higher ranked South Korean Hyeon Chung at the Yeorumul Tennis Courts here Friday.

Gold on the range for solid South Koreans at Asian Games

Gold on the range for solid South Koreans at Asian Games

Na Yoon-kyung credited solid South Korean teamwork for their unexpected gold medal in the 50 meter rifle prone event on Wednesday and said favourites China had succumb to the pressure of the Asian Games final.