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South Korea"s ousted president Park Geun-hye says "sorry" as she undergoes questioning

REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File PhotoSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's just-ousted president said Tuesday she was "sorry" to the people as she underwent questioning by prosecutors over a corruption scandal th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 21st, 2017

South Korea Prosecutors Question Former President Park Geun-hye

South Korea’s former president arrived for questioning at the pr.....»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjMar 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: South Korea’s ousted president questioned by prosecutors

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye arrived for questioning at the pr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

South Korea"s system of government is showing some dangerous cracks — here"s how they can fix it

Pool Photo via APWhen South Korea’s Constitutional Court finally upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye, ousted for cronyism and corruption, the massed proteste.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2017

South Koreans are angry ousted President Park Geun-hye left her 9 dogs behind in the presidential palace

via APSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It was hard to imagine that ousted Presid.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2017

S Korea to hold presidential election on May 9

South Korea says it will hold an election on May 9 to choose a successor for ousted President Park Geun-hye. The Constitutional Court ruled Friday to formally end Park’s presidency over a huge poli........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 15th, 2017

South Korea"s Ousted Leader Defiant as She Returns Home

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye expressed defiance toward the corruption allegations against her as she vacated the presidential palace and returned to her home two days after the Constitutional Court removed her from office......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 12th, 2017

South Korea"s Ousted Leader Is Defiant as She Returns Home

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye expressed defiance toward the corruption allegations against her as she vacated the presidential palace and returned to her home two days after the Constitutional Court removed her from office......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 12th, 2017

South Korea prosecutors summon another Samsung executive

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's special prosecutor's office said on Friday it summoned a Samsung Electronics Co Ltd executive for questioning as it investigates a widening influence-peddling scandal that has embroiled President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 20th, 2017

Samsung leader quizzed for over 22 hours in South Korea corruption scandal

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee left the South Korean special prosecutor's office early on Friday after more than 22 hours of questioning on bribery suspicions in an influence-peddling scandal that could topple President Park Geun-hye......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 13th, 2017

No escape for Park as S. Korea scandal intensifies

South Koreans are furious with President Park Geun-hye, ahead of her questioning by prosecutors over a political scandal engulfing her leadership. As Ryan Brooks reports protesters, and even many people within the president's own party, are considering i.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 15th, 2016

South Korea President Pledges to Cooperate With Influence Probe

South Korean President Park Geun-hye said she was willing to become the first national leader to face questioning by prosecutors, as a scandal over the power and influence of a close personal friend of hers engulfs the government......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 4th, 2016

South Korea President Pledges to Cooperate With Prosecutors" Probe

South Korean President Park Geun-hye said she was willing to become the first national leader to face questioning by prosecutors, as a scandal over the power and influence of a close personal friend of hers engulfs the government......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 4th, 2016

South Korea to Hold Presidential Election on May 9

South Korea will hold a snap election to replace former President Park Geun-hye on May 9, formally setting a date for a poll that is expected to usher in a government with dramatically different political priorities......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 15th, 2017

Park Geun-hye: South Korea’s Impeached President Now Mired in Dog Row

The ousted leader’s “first dogs” were popular on her social media but did not follow her to her new home......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 15th, 2017

Mark Mobius: South Korea’s Presidential Impeachment

South Korea’s constitutional court decided to uphold the parliament’s impeachment of President Park Geun-hye amid a corruption scandal that has plagued the president and her adviser, Choi Soon-sil. An elec.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 13th, 2017

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye leaves official residence

The Constitutional Court upheld on Friday Park's impeachment over a corruption scandal.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 12th, 2017

Ousted South Korean President Starts Life as Private Citizen

Park Geun-hye, who faces the possibility of jail, says via a spokesperson that she accepts responsibility for the political scandal......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 12th, 2017

South Korea"s ousted leader Park leaves Blue House in disgrace

Disgraced South Korean leader Park Geun-hye left the presidential Blue House on Sunday, two days after a court dismissed her over a corruption scandal, bound for her private home and facing the possi........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 12th, 2017

South Korean president Park Geun-hye ousted

Two people killed during protests after court ruling that upheld impeachment vote.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 10th, 2017

South Korean President Park Geun-hye ousted by court for graft

The court's decision strips Park of her immunity from criminal prosecution.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 10th, 2017