Last Updated: Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 08:25
North Korea`s successful test of a long-range missile triggered global anger with the US and Japan and South Korea terming it as highly provocative and warning that it would destabilise the region.
Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 13:42
North Korea postponed the launch of a long-range rocket till December 29 due to technical glitches, adding another week of delay to the earlier scheduled period, reports said Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 09, 2012, 17:03
Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda said on Sunday that Japan is still on alert over a planned rocket launch by North Korea, although Pyongyang has suggested it may postpone it.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 09, 2012, 10:38
North Korea’s launch attempt in April failed badly earning Pyongyang international condemnation.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 08, 2012, 23:38
Japan has deployed anti-missile defence systems in anticipation of an imminent North Korean rocket launch, Japanese Defence Minister Satoshi Morimoto said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 11:52
Pyongyang has announced plans to launch the rocket between Dec 10 and 22.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 11:35
The UN Security Council has imposed two rounds of sanctions on North Korea following its nuclear tests and a 2009 resolution orders the North not to conduct any launch using ballistic missile technology.
Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 17:22
North Korea’s first rocket launch this year in April failed badly and earned Pyongyang international condemnation.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 09:15
The space agency aims have an inexpensive rocket to launch compact low-cost satellites into orbit.
Last Updated: Friday, June 29, 2012, 20:33
A new US clandestine satellite, for the National Reconnaissance Office, has rocketed into space.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 16:11
North Korea has intensified its war of words against the United States by pledging to bolster its nuclear programme.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 16:52
The UN Security Council imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea as a response to its failed rocket launch last month.
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