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North Korea slams South`s deal with `sworn enemy` Japan

North Korea lashed out on Friday at a new South Korea-Japan intelligence-sharing accord, accusing Seoul of a gross act of betrayal with the "sworn enemy" of the Korean people.

US, South Korea will ''pay the price'' for planned missile system: China paper

US, South Korea will ''pay the price'' for planned missile system: China paper

In July, South Korea agreed with the United States to deploy the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense anti-missile system to protect against any North Korean threats.

China says sanctions alone can't solve North Korea nuclear issue

China`s Foreign Ministry said on Monday that sanctions alone cannot solve the North Korean nuclear issue and that unilateral action can only lead to a dead end.

Vladimir Putin calls to lower Korea tensions

North Korea in August test-fired a submarine-launched missile towards Japan, marking what weapons analysts called a clear step forward for its nuclear strike ambitions.
 

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, 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.

No ASEAN consensus on South China Sea row for now

No ASEAN consensus on South China Sea row for now

Southeast Asia's main grouping apparently failed to reach a consensus on how to deal with China's territorial expansion in the South China Sea, intensifying a diplomatic stalemate that officials said they hope to resolve after closed-door parleys on Sunday.

South Korea PM egged in protest at US anti-missile system

Angry protestors threw eggs and water bottles at South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-Ahn on Friday, demanding the decision to deploy a US anti-missile defence system in their hometown be scrapped.

North Korea fires submarine-launched missile: South Korea

North Korea fires submarine-launched missile: South Korea

North Korea previously fired an SLBM on April 23 in a test hailed as an "eye-opening success" by leader Kim Jong-Un.

China urges US, South Korea to stop deployment of missile system

China urges US, South Korea to stop deployment of missile system

China's foreign ministry strongly opposed the United States' deployment of the THAAD missile defence system to South Korea.

South Korea says North ballistic missile test failed

South Korea says North ballistic missile test failed

North Korea on Tuesday appeared to have tried and failed with a fresh ballistic missile launch in violation of existing UN resolutions, South Korea`s Defence Ministry said.

 North Korea tests sub-launched missile: South Korea

North Korea tests sub-launched missile: South Korea

North Korea on Saturday tested what appeared to be a submarine launched ballistic missile in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean defence ministry said.

North Korea accuses South of "hideous" abduction of workers

North Korea accused South Korea on Tuesday of abducting its citizens in China, four days after South Korea said 13 workers at restaurant run by the North had defected.

Parts of the world off-limits for nukes, says Barack Obama

Parts of the world off-limits for nukes, says Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama said that global efforts to improve nuclear security have removed from circulation material equivalent to 150 nuclear weapons, safeguarding it from extremists.

North Korean leader guides new anti-air weapon system: Pyongyang

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has overseen the test of a new anti-aircraft weapon system, state media said Saturday, the latest in a series of missile trials as tensions run high on the divided Korean peninsula.

South Korea says North Korea jamming GPS signals

North Korea has been sending GPS-jamming signals since Thursday from various locations near the heavily-fortified border, South Korea's Defence Ministry said.

China says opposes unilateral sanctions on North Korea

China says opposes unilateral sanctions on North Korea

China expressed its opposition on Thursday to unilateral sanctions against North Korea saying they could raise tension, after the United States imposed new curbs on the isolated country in retaliation for its nuclear and rocket tests.

North Korea fires missiles, says will liquidate South assets

North Korea fires missiles, says will liquidate South assets

North Korea looked to ratchet up already elevated tensions on the Korean peninsula still further Wednesday, firing a pair of short-range missiles and announcing the liquidation of all remaining South Korean assets on its territory.

N Korea has miniaturised nuclear warheads: Kim Jong-Un

N Korea has miniaturised nuclear warheads: Kim Jong-Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un says his scientists have successfully miniaturised thermo-nuclear warheads to place on a ballistic missile and create a "true" deterrent, state media said today.

No backing for your nuclear arms, China tells North Korea

No backing for your nuclear arms, China tells North Korea

This is the first time China openly came out against North Korea, whose dictatorial regime has enjoyed its backing for long.