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Prosecutors appeal against suspended sentence for top Seoul educator The Seoul Central District Prosecutor's Office said it has appealed to the Supreme Court against Cho Hee-yeon, superintendent of the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education, who was convicted of spreading false rumors about his rival, Koh Seung-duk … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul vows stern action against Japan's claim to Dokdo islets SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Yonhap) — South Korea said Tuesday it will "sternly" deal with any Japanese territorial claim to Seoul's easternmost islets of Dokdo as Japan unveiled a plan to send a government official to a ceremony marking their incorporation into … Read more on…

'Nut rage' prompts Seoul to consider law against high-handed conduct Cho Hyun-ah (centre), daughter of chairman of Korean Air Lines Cho Yang-ho, is surrounded by the media as she leaves for a detention facility after a court ordered her to be detained. — Reuters pic … Read more on The Rakyat Post

Seoul sternly warns against N. Korea's nuke test threat SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Yonhap) — South Korea warned Thursday that North Korea would face a resolute response from the international community if it pushes ahead with another nuclear test. The warning came hours after North Korea rebuked a United Nations … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul court rules against Vietnam War defoliant victims in retrial A Seoul appellate court, in a retrial, ruled Friday against South Korean Vietnam War veterans demanding compensation for their exposure to defoliant. Ruling in favor of two U.S. producers of toxic chemicals, the Seoul High Court did not recognize … Read more on The Korea Herald

North Korea Planning War Against South to Unify Two Koreas, Says Seoul North Korea is gearing up to declare an all-out war on its rival South Korea in order to unify the two countries by next year, Seoul has alleged. By boosting its military capabilities and doubling its forces in several units, North Korea could…

Seoul mulls action against Sankei Shimbun for insulting president SEOUL–The Sankei Shimbun reported Aug. 9 that the newspaper's Seoul bureau chief has been ordered to appear at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office on suspicion of defaming President Park Geun-hye. It is rare for the office of the president … Read more on Asahi Shimbun

For Seoul archbishop, the 'Joy of the Gospel' is a tool in the fight against … We Christians must also take advantage of this text to rethink our mission and start again by proclaiming the Gospel," said Mgr Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, archbishop of Seoul, as he spoke to AsiaNews about the first Apostolic Exhortation signed…

South Korean nuclear bomb survivors plan group lawsuit against Seoul They are demanding that Seoul should increase their efforts to make the Japanese government accountable for the compensations and to pressure Tokyo to resolve the issue immediately. They believe that South Korea has a responsibility to help close this … Read more on The Japan Daily…

'Dark Seoul' Serially Hacks Against South Korea, Reports Symantec Symantec's researchers, who examined a malware code, came to the conclusion that several online-assaults unleashed against the country traced to one lone cabal known as "Dark Seoul Gang." As per the news agency Reuters, large pieces of malware … Read more on SPAMfighter News

Seoul envoy against resuming 'talks for talks' sake' with Pyongyang SEOUL/BEIJING, June 18 (Yonhap) — South Korea's chief nuclear envoy on Tuesday responded coolly to North Korea's proposal of high-level talks with the United States, saying there should not be "talks for talks' sake" with Pyongyang. Cho Tae-yong … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul Central Court Throws Out Block B's Lawsuit Against Stardom … A lawsuit filed on behalf of the South Korean boy band Block B against record label Stardom Entertainment, claiming they are owed thousands of dollars, was dismissed in Seoul Central Court on Friday. Read more on KpopStarz