According to the South Korean National Intelligence Service, there has been a partial authority handover, but Kim Jong Un remains to be the Supreme Leader.
Widespread churches in South Korea wield incredible power, with the number of Christian organizations outnumbering convenience stores in the country.
The flooding exposed how vulnerable the nuclear systems are to extreme weather events.
The hermit kingdom just declared a national emergency and put a city on lockdown. The person suspected of bringing the virus to the country however, might be the bigger story.
Through representatives, the late Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon's secretary speaks out: "I hoped to forgive him... and receive a humane apology."
The name-and-shame website's support base was born out of frustration at a pattern of strict standards applied to victims and lenient sentences for offenders.
Police were quick to note that it was still uncertain whether Mayor Park's death, currently suspected to be a suicide, was related to the complaint.
Channel Gimcheolsoo provides a platform for people in conservative communities to be themselves.
After weeks of ratcheting up tensions—including blowing up a liaison office—the hermit kingdom said its scrapping plans for military action, and removed anti-South content from state media outlets.
The latest provocation represents an escalation of a diplomatic feud between the two nations over anti-North propaganda scattered across the border by South Korean activists.
South Korea Threatens Stiff Action Against Cross-Border Propagandists After Outcry From North Over Leaflets
The president's office warned that the time-honored practice of scattering anti-North Korea messages across the border would no longer be tolerated.