2019: South Korea

  1. Kim Jong Un says he’s ready to restart operations at factory park jointly run with Seoul, resume tourism from South (Washington Post)2019-01-01
  2. Kim Jong Un says he's ready to restart operations at factory park jointly run with Seoul, resume tourism from South (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-01
  3. Former Mozambique finance minister in SA prison pending extradition (The Star)2019-01-01
  4. Dakota Access pipeline developer misses year-end deadline to plant trees (The Guardian)2019-01-01
  5. Couple forced to close raffle for their £500,000 North Yorkshire home (The Guardian)2019-01-03
  6. Historic year of inter-Korea relations sees drop in tensions (Al-Jazeera)2019-01-05
  7. Hyams beach: thousands turned away as NSW tourism hot spot 'loved to death' (The Guardian)2019-01-06
  8. South Sudan minister arrested in anti-shisha operation in Kampala (Daily Nation)2019-01-07
  9. Hundreds of thousands of native fish dead in second Murray-Darling incident (The Guardian)2019-01-07
  10. S. Korea freezes Japan company assets over forced labor spat (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-09
  11. U.S. Shutdown, Brexit, South Korea: Your Thursday Briefing (New York Times)2019-01-09
  12. Coast Guard families told they can have garage sales to cope with government shutdown (Washington Post)2019-01-09
  13. Founder of South Korean pornography site jailed amid voyeurism epidemic (The Guardian)2019-01-10
  14. South Korea taxi driver commits suicide in protest against ride-sharing service (The Star)2019-01-10
  15. Owner of S. Korean revenge porn site jailed (CNN)2019-01-11
  16. South Korea’s Speedskating Community Faces Reckoning After Rape Allegations (New York Times)2019-01-14
  17. Son Hueng-min: Tottenham investigate racism claim against South Korea winger (BBC)2019-01-14
  18. South Korea defense report doesn't refer to North as enemy (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-15
  19. South Korea sports chief apologises after Olympic speed skater alleges coach raped her (The Guardian)2019-01-15
  20. South Korea seizes North Korean paintings due to sanctions (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-16
  21. Head of South Korean dog charity 'secretly euthanized hundreds of animals' (CNN)2019-01-17
  22. Group claims further sexual abuse in South Korean skating (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-21
  23. Group claims further sexual abuse in South Korean skating (Washington Post)2019-01-21
  24. South Korea to launch major investigation of sex abuse in sports (Al-Jazeera)2019-01-22
  25. South Korea human rights body to investigate abuse in sports (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-23
  26. South Korea unveils biggest ever investigation into abuse in sport (The Guardian)2019-01-23
  27. South Korean military official says Japanese patrol plane's "threatening" flight over a warship is a "clear provocation" (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-23
  28. Seoul accuses Japanese patrol plane of threatening flight (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-23
  29. AP Exclusive: Adoptee deported by US sues S. Korea, agency (Washington Post)2019-01-23
  30. Ex-Chief Justice of South Korea Is Arrested on Case-Rigging Charges (New York Times)2019-01-23
  31. Former chief justice of South Korea arrested on case-rigging charges (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-01-24
  32. AP Exclusive: Adoptee deported by US sues S. Korea, agency (Washington Post)2019-01-24
  33. South Korean 'comfort women' activist dies at 93 (Al-Jazeera)2019-01-29
  34. S.Korea male beauty trend heads West (CNN)2019-01-30
  35. Ally of S. Korea leader jailed over opinion rigging scandal (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-30
  36. Ally of S. Korea leader jailed over opinion rigging scandal (Washington Post)2019-01-30
  37. Tens of thousands refuse 'extension of life' in South Korea (Al-Jazeera)2019-01-30
  38. South Korean Leader’s Ally Convicted of Illegal Pre-Election Influence Campaign (New York Times)2019-01-30
  39. Samsung operating profit down sharply on slower chip demand (The New Zealand Herald)2019-01-31
  40. Former presidential hopeful jailed for sexual abuse in win for South Korea’s #MeToo movement (Washington Post)2019-02-01
  41. Ex-Presidential Candidate in South Korea Is Jailed for Sexual Assault (New York Times)2019-02-01
  42. 2 South Koreans arrested in Croatia trying to smuggle eels (Washington Post)2019-02-07
  43. What happened next when North and South Korea unified on the ice (CNN)2019-02-07
  44. South Korea celebrates first anniversary of Winter Olympics (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-09
  45. For Surrey’s Koreans, simmering tensions reflect the north-south divide at home (The Guardian)2019-02-09
  46. Cryptocurrency Was Their Way Out of South Korea’s Lowest Rungs. They’re Still Trying. (New York Times)2019-02-10
  47. North and South Korea to launch joint bid to host 2032 summer Olympics (The Guardian)2019-02-12
  48. Japan demands apology from South Korea over remarks on emperor (Al-Jazeera)2019-02-12
  49. Lipstick in kindergarten? South Korea’s K-beauty industry now aims for the super young. (Washington Post)2019-02-16
  50. South Korean government sparks outrage by saying K-pop stars 'look identical' (The Guardian)2019-02-20
  51. Calling K-Pop Stars ‘Identical,’ South Korea Tries to Limit Their Influence (New York Times)2019-02-20
  52. 'Slowly the craze will come': the off-piste plan to get Nepal skiing (The Guardian)2019-02-23
  53. Iceland to keep hunting whales for five years despite tourism concerns (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-02-24
  54. Japan and South Korea both want a successful Trump-Kim summit, but have different ideas of what that means (Washington Post)2019-02-26
  55. Spain’s Former Premier Testifies Against Catalan Separatists (New York Times)2019-02-27
  56. Wiped out: America's love of luxury toilet paper is destroying Canadian forests (The Guardian)2019-03-01
  57. World’s top-ranked bridge player suspended for doping (Washington Post)2019-03-02
  58. South Korea offers to facilitate future Kim-Trump talks (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-02
  59. World Bridge Federation Suspends a Top Player After He Failed a Drug Test (New York Times)2019-03-02
  60. SKorea, US end springtime military drills to back diplomacy (Washington Post)2019-03-03
  61. US, South Korea to end key joint military exercises (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-03
  62. South Korea's plastic problem is a literal trash fire (CNN)2019-03-03
  63. Nicaragua opposition leaves talks until prisoners released (Washington Post)2019-03-11
  64. K-pop scandal: South Korea’s 'Great Gatsby' charged over illegal prostitution ring (The Guardian)2019-03-12
  65. K-pop scandal widens as singer admits sharing secretly filmed sex videos (The Guardian)2019-03-13
  66. 'Social disaster': South Korea steps up pollution fight (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-03-13
  67. 'Social disaster': South Korea brings in emergency laws to tackle dust pollution (The Guardian)2019-03-13
  68. 'Social disaster': South Korea steps up fight against pollution (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-13
  69. South Korean singer quits as K-pop sex scandal widens (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-13
  70. Sex, lies and video: K-pop world rocked by sex scandals (The Star)2019-03-14
  71. Sex, lies and video: K-pop world rocked by interlocking scandals (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-03-14
  72. South Korean female stars deny appearing in K-pop sex videos (The Star)2019-03-15
  73. How Disney films helped Emeli Sande rediscover the joy of melody (BBC)2019-03-15
  74. Secret indyref poll in 2014 'put Yes 4% ahead' (BBC)2019-03-17
  75. Concern raised over SKorean treatment of Bloomberg reporter (Washington Post)2019-03-20
  76. Arrests over hotel spycam porn ring that filmed 1,600 guests across South Korea (The Guardian)2019-03-21
  77. South Korea police accuse 4 of secretly filming hotel guests (Washington Post)2019-03-21
  78. Reuniting Korea's Families (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-21
  79. South Korea accuses 4 in spycam scandal involving 800 couples (Al-Jazeera)2019-03-21
  80. K-pop star arrested in sex video scandal (CNN)2019-03-22
  81. Scandal threatens to end the 'Korean Wave' (CNN)2019-03-22
  82. North Korea withdraws from liaison office at South Korean border (The Star)2019-03-22
  83. McLeish 'must stay' with Scotland - former boss Brown (BBC)2019-03-22
  84. Samsung surprises market with first-quarter profit warning (The Guardian)2019-03-26
  85. No announcement on Jones' successor this year, says RFU (BBC)2019-03-26