Arts And Entertainment

MeToo takes off in South Korea, but justice harder to attain

Mar 22, 2018

The MeToo movement took off fast in South Korea, toppling famous men including a prominent politician, but justice for victims and change in a patriarchal society appears harder to attain

South Korean K-Pop singers to perform in North Korea

Mar 20, 2018

South Korea says it will send a 160-member artistic delegation to North Korea, including about 10 popular K-Pop singers

Mocha master: SKorea barista adorns coffee with works of art

Mar 16, 2018

A South Korean barista is charming customers at his coffee shop by drawing intricate artworks on the foamy cream topping their drinks

South Korean actor under sexual abuse probe found dead

Mar 9, 2018

A veteran South Korean actor who was under investigation for alleged sexual abuse of his students has been found dead

Japan wrestling official accused of harassment

Mar 1, 2018

A senior official of the Japan Wrestling Federation has been accused of harassing four-time Olympic wrestling champion Kaori Icho by interfering with her training

In patriarchal Japan, saying 'Me Too' can be risky for women

Feb 28, 2018

The #MeToo movement has not caught on in Japan, where speaking out often draws criticism rather than sympathy, even from other women

South Korea president joins country's growing MeToo movement

Feb 26, 2018

South Korea's president has joined a growing number of supporters of the country's MeToo movement, adding momentum to recent allegations of sexual misconduct against some of the most powerful men in the nation's art and entertainment industry

Olympic medalists close curtain with figure skating gala

Feb 25, 2018

Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva joined other medalists from the Pyeongchang Olympics for figure skating's traditional curtain-closing exhibition gala

Column: Predicting the future for these Olympians

Feb 25, 2018

Olympians make their mark, but where will they be in 10 years? Here are some guesses

As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North Korea

Feb 24, 2018

While millions of people around the world get ready to watch the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, North Koreans are still waiting to see the first event

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