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  1. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea protests Japan’s review of ‘comfort women’ apology

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:54pm by Reuters

    ... Korea’s nuclear and missile programmes. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has questioned the Kono statement in the past and in what many saw as a nod to his conservative base, the government ...

  2. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean ballots focus attention on handling of ferry disaster

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 01:17pm by Reuters in Seoul

    ... Incheon and Busan in the southeast, but Park’s ruling conservative New Frontier Party is unlikely to suffer landslide defeats. Polls by Gallup Korea in late May suggested more than 40 per cent ... are older than 50 and traditionally vote conservative – unlike younger voters, who are less likely to cast ballots. By the halfway point of voting at noon, 23.3 per cent of South Korea’s 41.3 ...

  3. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Park Geun-hye’s pick for prime minister withdraws amid ethics row

    Posted May 28th 2014, 10:53pm by Reuters

    ... national outrage over the government's response to the country's worst civilian maritime disaster in 20 years. She is in the second year of a single five-year term. Her conservative ...

  4. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Conservatives pick Park Geun-hye to contest S Korean presidential election

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Goyang Ruling conservative New Frontier Party selects daughter of assassinated strongman as its candidate for the presidential poll in December Park set to be South'sfirst woman leader South Korea's ruling conservatives picked Park Geun-hye, the daughter of the country's assassinated strongman, as their candidate for December's presidential poll, ...

  5. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Investigation into claims of South Korea election meddling widens

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:00pm by AFP

    ... Prosecutor Cho Young-kon to all step down. Even the normally supportive conservative press has called for a full account from the NIS and through the Supreme Prosecutor’s Office. “If the cyber ...

  6. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea leftist politician arrested for 'planning to help North'

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 09:47pm by AFP

    ... and fanned by the conservative news media. “They may jail me for a while but steps towards independence, peace and democracy will never falter,” Lee told parliament. The ruling conservative ...

  7. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean filmmaker Kim Jho Gwang-soo announces symbolic gay 'wedding'

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... partner, and their names were among the most popular search words on web portals for much of the day. Some conservative newspapers ignored the announcement, but there was little criticism ... Korea still has a long way to go." Anti-gay sentiment runs deep in a society that includes a large, vocal conservative Christian community and a deep-rooted Confucian heritage that has long ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Seoul cultural jewel, Namdaemun gate, restored five years after fire

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Conservation Bureau. Seoul's 600-year-old Namdaemun (South Gate) is listed as "National Treasure Number One" and a source of immense cultural pride. The largely wooden structure, which ...

  9. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Park becomes South Korea's first woman president

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by AGANECIES

    ... Agencies in Seoul Conservative daughter of the country’s former dictator sweeps to ‘symbolic’ victory over her liberal rival and vows to be ‘leader of promise’ South Korea elects its first woman president Conservative Park Geun-hye, the daughter of South Korea's former dictator, became the country's first woman president last night. Her liberal rival Moon Jae-in conceded ...

  10. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea swears in first female president, Park Geun-hye

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 09:24am by AFP

    ... outcry over the North’s February 12 nuclear test, which has emboldened the hawks in her ruling conservative party who oppose closer engagement. Park took office a little more than 50 years after ... in many ways remains a very conservative nation. Monday’s two-and-a-half hour inauguration ceremony included a 21-gun salute and a performance from Korean rapper Psy of his song Gangnam Style ...




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