Park Stays Away from Impeachment Trial
President Park Geun-hye will not be testifying in the final hearing of her impeachment trial on Monday, a possibility the defense had dangled before the Constitutional Court in an apparent bid to drag out proceedings. That means the court is all set to reach a ruling before acting chief justice Lee Jung-mi retires on March 13.
Kim Jong-nam Died from Huge Dose of Nerve Agent
Household Debt Soars Way Above Economic Growth
Vietnamese Suspect in Kim Jong-nam Death No Stranger to Korea
Malaysian Police 'to Take DNA Samples from Kim Jong-nam's Son'
Chinese Tourists Spend Most on Credit Cards in Korea
SAT Operators Get Tough on Cheaters
NATIONAL/POLITICS
Korea Faces Demographic Upheavals
Korea is experiencing a demographic upheaval this year. The number of births plunged to 406,300 last year, a strong indication that it will further fall to below 400,000 as early as this year.
NORTH KOREA
N.Korea Blames Seoul for Kim Jong-nam's Death
North Korea in its first statement on the assassination of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of leader Kim Jong-un, alleged a conspiracy orchestrated by South Korea. A Unification Ministry official here said the comments are "unworthy of a response."
BUSINESS
LG Unveils New Flagship Phone in Barcelona
LG unveiled its new G6 premium smartphone in Barcelona on Sunday, one day before the Mobile World Congress opens there.