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North Korea to expel US citizen who 'illegally entered' country'

16 Nov 2018

North Korea to expel US citizen who 'illegally entered' country'

North Korea has decided to expel a US citizen who illegally entered the country on October-16, Pyongyang's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said today.

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

09 Nov 2018

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.

Nepal: Avalanche hits Mt. Gurja; 5 S-Koreans among 9 killed

13 Oct 2018

Nepal: Avalanche hits Mt. Gurja; 5 S-Koreans among 9 killed

At least nine climbers, including five South Korean nationals, have been killed in an avalanche which devastated their camp on Nepal's Mount Gurja.

Busan International Film Festival: Manoj Bajpayee's 'Bhonsle' enthralls all

06 Oct 2018

Busan International Film Festival: Manoj Bajpayee's 'Bhonsle' enthralls all

Manoj Bajpayee's next 'Bhonsle' had its world premiere at the Busan International Film Festival in South Korea where it got an outstanding reception.

US suspends select-exercises with S-Korea to support N-Korean diplomatic negotiations

23 Jun 2018

US suspends select-exercises with S-Korea to support N-Korean diplomatic negotiations

US Defense Secretary James Mattis has announced to have "indefinitely suspended" select exercises with South Korea to support diplomatic negotiations with North Korea.

Kim Jong-un's two-day visit to China following Trump summit

19 Jun 2018

Kim Jong-un's two-day visit to China following Trump summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is on a two-day visit to China's capital Beijing, only a week after his unprecedented summit with US President Donald Trump, the Chinese state media reported today.

N-Korea ready to negotiate with US on abandoning nuclear-weapons: Kim

06 Mar 2018

N-Korea ready to negotiate with US on abandoning nuclear-weapons: Kim

North Korea is willing to begin negotiations with the US on abandoning its nuclear weapons, the country's leader Kim Jong-un reportedly told South Korean envoys.

NKorean missile reportedly explodes seconds after launch

22 Mar 2017

NKorean missile reportedly explodes seconds after launch

SKorean defence officials said a missile launch by the North failed, but didn't comment on what was being tested, or how many were fired.

North Korea conducts advanced engine test

19 Mar 2017

North Korea conducts advanced engine test

According to North Korean state media, the country has successfully tested a new high-thrust rocket engine, declaring the test a "new birth" for Pyongyang's space industry.

US deploys attack drones to South Korea

15 Mar 2017

US deploys attack drones to South Korea

Amid ongoing tensions with North Korea, the US has decided to permanently station a MQ-1C Gray Eagle attack drone system at the Kunsan Air Base in South Korea.

North Korea to test launch of ICBM

02 Jan 2017

North Korea to test launch of ICBM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said that his country was close to testing the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile.

Sanctions to follow N. Korea's latest nuclear test

11 Sep 2016

Sanctions to follow N. Korea's latest nuclear test

US Special Envoy to North Korea, Sung Kim stated that the US, Japan and South Korea were considering imposing unilateral sanctions against North Korea after its latest nuclear test.