Stories about South Korea from January, 2014
Taxing your pimple outbreak? It is indeed a creative way to collect more taxes.
South Korea isn't notoriously nicknamed "The Republic of Samsung" for nothing.
In an effort to quell public anger, authorities have released tougher regulations, but people remain livid.
Korean elderly made headlines in New York City, as they loitered at McDonald's from early in the morning till well after dark - a not unfamiliar scene to South Koreans.
The South Korean government is blamed for favoring textbooks that support their political views and grant them excuses for their past flaws.
One media veteran said 'once the government gets to decide what is 'news' or not, news report in that nation disappears and only propaganda are left'.