South Korean pop star T.O.P received Thursday a 10-month suspended jail sentence for smoking marijuana multiple times last year, weeks after being hospitalised for a drugs overdose.
Choi Soon-sil, a close confidante of impeached South Korean President Park Geun-hye, on Friday got a three-year prison term for one of her corruption charges involving her daughter.
SEOUL, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday appeared in a Seoul court for her first hearing over a set of corruption charges.
In his first few days in office, Mr Moon’s dashing close protection officer, Choi Young-jae, appears to have stolen the limelight, sending social media into a frenzy with the best smouldering bodyguard poses since Kevin Costner swept Whitney Houston off her feet in the 1990s Hollywood classic.
China's foreign trade will remain "within a reasonable range" despite expectations of an even more complex and uncertain external environment in the fourth quarter this
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, has called on China and Indonesia to strengthen exchanges in public welfare and jointly improve people's livelihood a
The presidential National Security Council of the Republic of Korea (ROK) on Friday condemned the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)'s "provocative acts" foll
The United Nations climate conference in Egypt on Saturday adopted a "loss and damage" fund to help countries cope with the cost of climate damage.(CGTN)
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations warned that global food security depends on renewing the U.N.-brokered deal allowing Ukrainian grain exports, saying Tuesday t
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday called on the United States to prove its "real will" in the negotiations aimed at the revival of 2015 Iran
Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in Bali, Indonesia to attend the 17th G20 Summit from November 14 to 17.(CGTN)
Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday reached a series of agreements on maintaining bilateral dialogue and coordination in various fields,
Türkiye said on Tuesday it has been coordinating efforts to remove obstacles to the export of Russian grain and fertilizer.The deal that paved the way for the resumptio
At least 34 passengers were injured in a train derailment in South Korea's Seoul, The country's Yonhap news agency reported Sunday.The train with 275 aboard derailed ne
Chinese Ambassador for Disarmament Affairs Li Song on Friday blasted the newly released Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) of the United States.In his remarks at a plenary me
Ethiopia's Tigray region on Tuesday welcomed the first international aid delivery since a truce to end fighting, with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC
The People's Bank of China along with other five government departments issued a notice on Monday to give grace period to small and micro enterprises on loan payments t
A summit focusing on the high-quality development of the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) industry was held from Dec 15 to
Author: Huang Dongxing, senior media man in the PhilippinesThe 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held on October 16 not only concerns the fat
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday called for sharing opportunities and deepening regional cooperation to achieve longstanding peace, stability and prosperity in East
The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit began on Thursday in Bangkok, Thailand, under the theme of "Embrace, Engage, Enable."Thai Prime Minister Prayut
"China and Thailand are as close as one family", Chinese President Xi Jinping said when meeting with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Saturday in Bangkok, Thail
The energy crisis is taking a toll on Hungary's hotels and spas. Across the country, some properties have opted to close for a few months rather than face the steep ris