Haflong: The longest railway tunnel in the north east on the newly constructed Lumding-Silchar broad gauge line in Assam has been scooped out, said Northeast Frontier Railway officials.
Seoul: South Korea has re-joined thorny negotiations over North Korea`s participation at next month`s Asian Games after the North agreed to scale down the size of its delegation last week, state
Beijing: Chinese police have detected dozens of cross-border tunnels with the help of a high definition satellite in troubled Muslim-majority Xinjiang province as well as northeast area
Seoul: North Korea will hold new talks with South Korea about taking part in the Incheon Asian Games after slashing the size of its delegation, a government official said on Friday.
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Seoul: Adding to its list of insults hurled against significant leaders from rival countries, the `herit kingdom` country of North Koea has called on Wednesday called US
Seoul: North Korea hopes to harness the power of sport to raise its image on the world stage through international competitions such as the Olympic Games, and to bolster labour output and national
Seoul: Pope Francis on Monday called for peace and reconciliation on the divided Korean peninsula and sent a further message of goodwill to China, wrapping-up a five day trip to South Korea and
South Korea: Pope Francis, in remarks clearly intended for communist-ruled countries such as China, North Korea and Vietnam, said on Sunday that Asian governments should not fear Christians as
Seoul: North Korea warned Sunday of a "merciless" pre-emptive strike as it blasted upcoming joint US-South Korean military exercises as a rehearsal for nuclear war.
South Korea and the
Daejeon: Pope Francis warned of the "cancer" of despair that afflicts outwardly affluent societies and called on South Korean Catholics to reject "inhuman economic models" at a mass for 45,000
Tokyo: Japan on Friday froze the assets of the operator of a North Korean ship seized for smuggling arms, the Foreign Ministry said, just as Tokyo is engaged in talks with Pyongyang to return
Seoul: North Korea on Friday ridiculed suggestions that it had sought to upstage the visit of the "so-called pope" to South Korea by firing a series of short-range rockets as the pontiff flew into
Seoul: South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Friday urged North Korea to accept Seoul`s offer for high-level talks, while condemning a recent series of "intolerable" rocket launches by the
Daejeon: Pope Francis met relatives of South Korea`s ferry disaster on Friday as 45,000 ecstatic people packed into a sports stadium for a mass on the first papal trip to Asia in 15 years.
Seoul: Pope Francis said dialogue and not "displays of force" would bring peace to the divided Korean peninsula as he began a visit on Thursday to South Korea that the nuclear-armed North marked
Seoul: North Korea fired three short-range rockets off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea`s Ministry of Defence said, shortly before Pope Francis arrived in Seoul on his first visit to Asia
Jakarta: North Korea has come up with a "concrete proposal" that could reduce tensions in the region, Indonesia`s foreign minister said Wednesday after talks with his counterpart from the North
Seoul: Pope Francis will offer prayers for Korean reconciliation in Seoul next week, but they are unlikely to be heard in North Korea which pays lip-service to religious freedom but treats
Sydney: US Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday he was prepared to improve relations with North Korea, but warned of further pressure and isolation if it chose the path of confrontation
Seoul: South Korea today proposed a fresh round of high-level talks with North Korea to discuss another possible reunion for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.
The first round
Seoul: China executed on Wednesday two South Koreans convicted of smuggling drugs from North Korea and will soon execute a third, the Yonhap news agency reported, quoting South Korea`s foreign
Hanoi: North Korea`s foreign minister held talks in Vietnam today in a visit to a fellow communist country as part of efforts to break the North`s diplomatic isolation.
Ri Su Yong arrived
Dandong China: China is investigating a Canadian couple who ran a coffee shop on the Chinese border with North Korea for the suspected theft of military and intelligence information and for
Tokyo: Japan finds itself surrounded by a worsening security environment as North Korea pushes forward with missile development and China and Russia step up military activity in the region, Japan`
Seoul: Two American citizens facing trial in North Korea called for help from the US government to secure their release from what they feared could be lengthy prison terms, a news report said
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