The Lunar New Year holiday is a time for the whole family to gather together in warmth and happiness, but this seemingly simple act is not so easy for abused children. Eight out of 10 children who were entrusted to a protective group home...
The number of divorces in Korea shrank to the lowest level since 2017 last year, while the coronavirus pandemic boosted divorce cases in the United States and Europe.
Over 150,000 people visited the southern resort island of Jeju over the Lunar New Year holidays, according to the Jeju Tourism Association on Sunday.
People wearing masks board buses at the Express Bus Terminal in Seocho District, southern Seoul, on Wednesday, to spend the Lunar New Year holidays with their relatives. The number of people traveling is expected to be much less...
Korea's daily Covid-19 cases rose above 400, the highest figure in nearly a week, as health authorities Wednesday warned of emerging clusters of infections and urged caution ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday.
Retailers are delivering Lunar New Year gift packages even during the holidays to capture the last minute demand.
Video calls will be free over the Lunar New Year holiday, for those at least who still make such calls as mobile phone calls rather than via third-party services, such as Skype, which utilize data.
Customers get checked before entering a traditional market in Seongnam, Gyeonggi, on Tuesday.
Kindergartners in hanbok, or traditional Korean attire, learn how to take a deep bow on Tuesday in Daejeon, three days before the Lunar New Year, which falls on Feb. 12.
There's plenty of sports to dig into this Lunar New Year holiday, whether you're social distancing at home on your own or spending time with family. Here's the Korea JoongAng Daily's 2021 Seollal sports viewing guide.