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25 percent of children of immigrants don셳 identify themselves as Koreans: study

About 25 percent of children born to South Korean nationals and their foreign-born spouses do not identify themselves as Korean in spite of their South Korean …

Average age of lawmakers-elect oldest in history

The average age of lawmakers-elect reached 55.5 years, the oldest in history, while the number of first-termers declined, the final outcome of the 20th general …

Prosecution to launch probe into election violations

The Supreme Prosecutors Office said Thursday around 170 elected candidates in this week셲 general election may face questioning over illegal campaigning. …

Man gets 22 years for murdering wife
Man gets 22 years for murdering wife

A man who stabbed his wife to death was given 22 years in prison on Thursday. According to the Chuncheon district court, the 34 year-old man had been fighting …

N. Korea highlights late founder’s feats ahead of his birthday

North Korea on Thursday highlighted accomplishments by its late founder Kim Il-sung as it is set to celebrate the 104th birthday of the current leader’s …

1 out of 3 lawmakers-elect booked over election law violations

Over one-third of lawmakers-elect who won at this week’s parliamentary polls have been booked for election-related offenses, up sharply from the 2012 …

Korea, U.S. take first step in implementation of nuclear energy accord

South Korea and the United States on Thursday took their first step in implementing a bilateral nuclear energy accord that opens a pathway for the Asian ally …

[Graphic News] S. Korean military ranks No.11
[Graphic News] S. Korean military ranks No.11

South Korea ranks 11th in the world in terms of military strength, according to the website Global Firepower which provides annual assessments of countries …

Exit poll shows ruling party failing to win parliamentary majority
Exit poll shows ruling party failing to win parliamentary majority

The ruling Saenuri party has failed to winning the parliamentary majority in Wednesday셲 general election if exit polls are correct, though it managed to …

Ideological campaign wanes in election

The Wednesday general election was held in familiar territory when it comes to political parties stoking ideological debate, this time driven by North …

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