Stories By Lim Yun Suk
118 Sep 2014 Thu
In South Korea, job seekers pay a lot of attention to their photos on their resumes, as it could decide if they land a job or not.
217 Sep 2014 Wed
The absence of North Korea's cheerleaders in this year's Asian Games at Incheon may disappoint some people, but there is a group of young women who are working hard to showcase the beauty of South Korean girls instead.
312 Sep 2014 Fri
The South Korean government has warned of heavy fines for those who hoard cigarettes following its decision to hike tobacco prices by 80 per cent to cut consumption in a nation with one of the world's highest male smoking rates.
402 Sep 2014 Tue
As more young Koreans live alone, they are trying to find ways and people to communicate with - which has led to a new phenomenon of eating, studying and drinking with people online.
501 Sep 2014 Mon
Japanese wrestler-turned-politician Kanji Antonio Inoki organised a wrestling extravaganza in North Korea. He said he hopes the event will pave the way for more exchanges between Japan and North Korea.
628 Aug 2014 Thu
Joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea have successfully come to an end with Pyongyang refraining from provocative actions during the period, raising expectations of improved relations on the peninsula.
725 Aug 2014 Mon
South Korea's parliament has been presented with the scenario that the country could go extinct by 2750, if the country's fertility rate stays at last year's 1.19 children.
825 Aug 2014 Mon
The concept of cremation has taken another turn in South Korea, as some people are now turning the ashes of their loved ones into beads.
918 Aug 2014 Mon
Pope Francis has wrapped up his first trip to Asia, calling for peace on the divided Korean peninsula. Speaking at a special reconciliation mass in Seoul's main cathedral on Monday (Aug 18), he said all Koreans are members of one family.
1016 Aug 2014 Sat
Nearly one million turned up in the capital Seoul on Saturday (Aug 16) for Pope Francis to beatify 124 Korean martyrs who were killed in Korea for their faith in the 18th and 19th centuries.