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(Kim Yuna, figure skating champion and PyeongChang honorary ambassador, addresses the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Nov. 13. (Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism))

On Nov. 13, the U.N. General Assembly adopted a resolution calling on all nations to halt all disputes and hostilities during the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, now just 88 days away.

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The ninesome became only the second K-pop act -- and the first female one -- to lead both World charts.

Fans have proven how much they truly "likey" the latest comeback from TWICE as K-pop's latest girl group sensation tops multiple Billboard charts this week with both their new album and single. 

To kick things off, TWICE earn their first No. 1 on the ...

CJ E&M announced on 25 September that 21,500 audiences came to the K-CON 2017 Australia held at the Quodos Bank Arena in Sydney Olympic Park on 22 and 23 September.

Superstar K-pop bands; EXO, Wanna One, Cosmic Girls, Girls’ Day, MONSTA X, PENTAGON, SF9, UP10TION, and VICTON joined the KCON 2017 Australia, the world’s...

The K-pop World Festival in Changwon has announced its lineup for this year!

Contestants from 72 countries competed in the preliminaries, and the final 12 teams will be selected after two additional rounds judged by K-pop experts.

Along with the finalists, several Korean artists will be taking the stage to celebrate the event. BTS, TWICE, Ailee, B.A.P, MONSTA X, and ASTRO have been confirmed to perform.

 

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(A promotional poster for "The Net" (Yonhap))

PARIS, Oct. 29 (Yonhap) -- South Korean director Kim Ki-duk has won the Grand Prix at the...

"A Taxi Driver," a local box office hit about a pro-democracy uprising in the country, won best picture at the 54th annual Daejong Film Awards on...

Song Joong-ki and Song Hye-kyo, who starred in the hit TV series "Descendants of the Sun," tied the knot in Seoul...

Getting a tattoo is still frowned upon in many circles in South Korea. Giving a tattoo is — in the eyes of the law...

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Actor Lee Min-ho will release a photo book that was shot in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)...

South Korean actor Kim Woo-bin was appointed on Thursday as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter...

Yolanda Foster is in Seoul, Korea to undertake an experimental stem cell therapy.

It’s been almost three...

The Korea National Opera’s principal tenor Yoon Byung Kil will make a debut in Australia with a stunning production...

When the night is longer than the day, a diversity of lighting festivals open up in the Seoul metropolitan area. With LED lights, these lighting festivals create fantastically b...

【 Photo: Korean train (Credit: Korea Railroad Co., KORAIL) 】

Foreign nationals visiting Korea to enjoy the upcoming winter sport events can make wonderful memories with t...

(Photo: Seoullo 7017 Tasting Seoul Tour Map (Credit: Seoul Metropolitan City))

Visitors can now explore trending foods throughout Seoul with the Seoullo 7017 Tasting Seou...

Cooling temperatures and leaves changing from the vibrant greens of summer to a rich palette of red, orange, and yellow signal the arrival of autumn. Although numerous areas acr...