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North Korea flood death toll rises to 133 with 395 missing: UN

The death toll from severe flooding in a North Korean border region has risen to 133 with another 395 missing and tens of thousands left homeless, the UN said.

BIZARRE PUNISHMENT! Kim Jong-Un to make North Korean athletes, who could not win medals in Rio Olympics, work in coal mines?

BIZARRE PUNISHMENT! Kim Jong-Un to make North Korean athletes, who could not win medals in Rio Olympics, work in coal mines?

North Korea's 31 athletes, who participated in nine sports, won two gold medals, three silvers and two bronzes in Rio Olympics.

North Korea floats propaganda leaflets in river for 1st time

South Korea accused rival North Korea of floating propaganda leaflets down a river in the first such incident.

China says South Korea damaged 'mutual trust'

China has blamed South Korea for damaging "mutual trust" with its planned deployment of an advanced US missile defence system in the face of Beijing's opposition.

China, North Korea envoys hold talks in Laos

Top envoys from China and North Korea held talks on the sidelines of a regional summit in Laos as tensions run high on the Korean peninsula over Pyongyang`s nuclear programme.

Defector arrested in North Korea for plotting kidnappings with South - reports

A North Korean defector who had lived in South Korea has been arrested in the North for conspiring with Seoul`s spy agency to kidnap North Korean children, the Agence France-Presse (AFP) and Japan`s Kyodo news agencies reported on Friday from Pyongyang.

Coast Guards of India, Korea hold joint exercises

Coast Guards of India, Korea hold joint exercises

Many officials witnessed the exercise, titled 'SAHYOG-HYEOBLYEOG-2016,' held off Chennai.

North Korea nuke test possibility concerns South Korea

North Korea nuke test possibility concerns South Korea

Delivering a lecture in Seoul, South Korea's Unification Minister Hong Yong-Pyo has flagged his government`s concern over North Korea going ahead with another nuclear test.

Birds in remote Antarctica can recognise individual people

Birds in remote Antarctica can recognise individual people

 While it is only natural for birds living among people to learn to differentiate individual humans, researchers have found that skuas living in remote Antarctica too can recognise people who had previously accessed the nests to measure their eggs and nestlings.

Police arrest goat in Chhattisgarh – know why

Police arrest goat in Chhattisgarh – know why

An unusual incident has come to the fore from Chhattisgarh's Korea district.

PM Narendra Modi greets China, Korea, Mongolia, Vietnam on lunar new year

PM Narendra Modi greets China, Korea, Mongolia, Vietnam on lunar new year

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the people of China, Korea, Mongolia and Vietnam on their lunar new year.

House moves on North Korea sanctions bill after bomb test

The US House of Representatives House pushed ahead on legislation that seeks to punish North Korea for its latest nuclear test by expanding sanctions on Pyongyang, a move with strong bipartisan support despite questions over how effective the new restrictions can be.

Watch: What happened when single men, women ate at a Korean restaurant?

Watch: What happened when single men, women ate at a Korean restaurant?

If you are single and ready to mingle, then this restaurant in Korea will be the best bet for you!

US pledges commitment to South Korea's defence

The Pentagon said on Saturday that its military leader pledged "unwavering commitment" of the US to South Korea`s defence.

South Korean dies nine days after self-immolation anti-Japan protest

An elderly South Korean man died from his injuries Friday, nine days after setting himself on fire to protest Japan`s forced recruitment of sex slaves for military brothels during World War II.

North Korea celebrates new time zone, 'Pyongyang Time'

North Korea now has its own time zone.

Less than average rain in five Chhattisgarh districts

 With five of the 27 districts in Chhattisgarh receiving less than average rainfall so far, the state government has asked officials to ensure water supply for standing crops and allow pumping of water from rivers.

China, Korea, Japan ship 75% of India's steel Q1 imports

Indonesia with 83,300 tonne, Russia (56,720 tonne) and Taiwan (44,840 tonne) were the other major exporters of finished steel to India.

'Drunk' teacher scribbles 'Daaru Piyo' on blackboard, asks students to repeat

'Drunk' teacher scribbles 'Daaru Piyo' on blackboard, asks students to repeat

In a bizarre incident, a government school teacher in Korea district of Chhattisgarh wrote 'Daaru Piyo' (consume liquor) on blackboard and asked the students to repeat it after him.

Outrage after Turkish politician excuses attack on `slitty-eyed` tourists

 A Turkish opposition leader sparked fury Wednesday by saying a mistaken attack on Korean tourists by anti-Chinese protesters was understandable, given that both peoples have "slitty eyes".