Competition in South Korea extends to getting a spot in the military. South Korean men study English, donate blood to fulfill their national defense duty.
A South Korean film that won a Silver Bear at Berlinale is being slaughtered at home for the adultery scandal between the director and the actress.
State-issued history textbooks is one of president Park's signature policies. Only one high school is using it. Its school year is off to a rough start.
Popular South Korean actor Kang Dong-won came under fire over comments he made ten years ago about his family roots, which contain an inconvenient truth.