Moon Jae in: News

21 Jan 2021

South Korea

Death of 16-month-old, abused by adoptive parents, angers South Korea

Last week, a South Korean woman went on trial on the charges of murder and child abuse in Seoul following the death of her 16-month-old adopted daughter.

04 Jan 2021

South Korea

South Korea's population declines for the first time ever

South Korea's population has dipped for the first time in its history as the Asian country recorded more deaths than births in 2020.

22 Feb 2019

South Korea

PM Modi awarded Seoul Peace Prize; speaks out against terrorism

During his two-day visit to South Korea, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday, was awarded the Seoul Peace Prize, which had been announced in October last year.

09 Nov 2018

South Korea

As economy struggles, S-Korea's President sacks Finance Minister, Policy Chief

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in sacked his top two economic officials today, the government said, as the world's 11th largest economy struggles with slowing growth, rising unemployment, and persistent income gaps.

07 Nov 2018

South Korea

Korean First Lady wearing saree for Diwali delights Ayodhya people

Draped in an elegant saree, South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook soaked in Diwali festivities in Ayodhya much to the delight of the people of the pilgrim town.

31 Oct 2018

Narendra Modi

PM Modi gifts 'Modi jackets' to South Korean President Moon

In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has gifted some meticulously tailored "Modi jackets" to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who had expressed his liking for them during his first state visit to India in July.

19 Sep 2018

South Korea

North Korea's Kim agrees to shut down missile sites 'permanently'?

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will make a historic visit to Seoul "in the near future", he said today after a summit with the South's Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang.

19 Sep 2018

South Korea

Pyongyang: South Korean President Moon seeks nuclear agreement with Kim

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North's leader Kim Jong-un opened a new round of talks at a summit in Pyongyang today, with North Korean nuclear arsenal high on the agenda.

02 Sep 2018

South Korea

South Korean team to discuss inter-Korean summit with the North

A high-level South Korean delegation will fly to North Korea this week to discuss arrangements for an inter-Korean summit there this month, as relations grow cooler between Washington and Pyongyang.

16 Aug 2018

South Korea

Pyongyang summit, bold step towards ending war with N-Korea: Moon

South Korean President Moon Jae-in yesterday said his visit to Pyongyang next month will be a bold step towards formally ending the decades-old war with North Korea.

10 Jul 2018

South Korea

PM Modi holds talks with South Korean President; reviews bilateral-ties

PM Narendra Modi today held talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to review the entire gamut of bilateral ties.

02 Jul 2018

South Korea

South Korean President Moon Jae-in to visit India next week

South Korean President Moon Jae-in would arrive in India next week on a four-day visit, during which he will hold talks with PM Narendra Modi on several issues, including the situation on the Korean peninsula and ways to boost bilateral trade and defense cooperation.

27 Apr 2018

South Korea

After historic summit, Koreas decide to denuclearize the peninsula

At a historic summit meeting on Friday, the heads of North and South Korea agreed to denuclearize the Korean peninsula and lead negotiations with the US to officially declare an end to the Korean War.

27 Apr 2018

South Korea

Kim Jong-un, Moon Jae-in meet in historic inter-Korea Summit

They say big things start with small steps, and that indeed seems to be true for the two Koreas.

02 Apr 2018

South Korea

In historic move, Kim Jong-un, wife attend K-pop concert

North Korea dictator Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol Ju attended a rare concert of K-pop singers in the country's capital Pyongyang.

01 Nov 2017

South Korea

US continues diplomatic engagement with N.Korea through 'New York channel'

US President Donald Trump has publicly said that talks with North Korea are a waste of time.

08 Jun 2017

South Korea

N. Korea fires 4 anti-ship missiles as tensions simmer

North Korea has fired four anti-ship missiles off its east coast, near the port city of Wonsan.

29 May 2017

South Korea

North Korea test fires ballistic missile, Japan vows "concrete action"

North Korea has test-fired a short-range ballistic missile which flew for six minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan.

14 May 2017

South Korea

North Korea conducts new ballistic missile test

Putting immediate pressure on new South Korean President Moon Jae-in's administration, North Korea tested a new ballistic missile that landed in the sea of Japan.

10 May 2017

South Korea

Moon Jae-in to be sworn in as South Korea's President

South Korea's newly elected President, Moon Jae-in is ready to be sworn in after a decisive election victory.