North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has promoted his sister to a senior ruling party post, state media said Sunday, and praised the country`s nuclear weapons programme which has sparked international aOct 09, 2017, 00:20 AM IST
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis on Wednesday warned North Korea to stop pursuing nuclear weapons and stop considering actions that would lead to the "destruction of its people."Aug 09, 2017, 22:37 PM IST
China, a close ally of North Korea, today expressed serious concern over Pyongyang's plans to step up its nuclear and missile programmes.Apr 19, 2017, 23:10 PM IST
North Korea on Sunday warned South Korea and the US against any attempt to stage a "special operation" to hit the Pyongyang leadership and military installations, including the nuclear arms base.Mar 26, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
Malaysia has not released the corpse "under the absurd pretext" that it needs a DNA sample from the dead man's family.Feb 23, 2017, 08:45 AM IST
An airline source said Kim Han Sol was arriving in Kuala Lumpur on an AirAsia flight from Macau.
North Korean ambassador Kang Chol told reporters the embassy had only ever identified the victim as Kim Chol, based on passport carried by the dead man.
Kim Jong-Nam was believed to have been in Malaysia on a passport bearing the name Kim Chol, a known alias, according to South Korean media.Feb 17, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
In the Pyongyang subway, commuters in one station crowded around a glass case containing a Castro obituary published by the ruling party newspaper, Rodong Sinmun.Nov 28, 2016, 15:52 PM IST
Speaking to the General Assembly, Ri Yong-ho yesterday said his country will "continue to take measures to strengthen its national nuclear armed forces in both quantity and quality."Sep 24, 2016, 06:02 AM IST
India also expressed concern over the proliferation of nuclear and missile technologies which has adversely impacted its national security.Sep 09, 2016, 21:59 PM IST
The US today strongly condemned North Korea's test firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, describing it as a "provocation" in violation of the UN Security Council resolutions.Aug 24, 2016, 13:23 PM IST
Washington`s top envoy John Kerry warned North Korea on Tuesday that it faced "real consequences" over its ongoing nuclear and missile testing programme.Jul 26, 2016, 12:59 PM IST