'The Interview': Comedy film turns North Korea's Kim Jong Un into butt of jokes

As the end credits roll for Sony Pictures' comedy "The Interview," the audience giggles at the standard disclaimer stating that any resemblance of the film`s characters to real people is coincidental.

Kim Jong-un's pal Dennis Rodman now calls macho man Vladimir Putin 'cool'
Kim Jong-un's pal Dennis Rodman now calls macho man Vladimir Putin 'cool'

Controversial American basketball legend Dennis Rodman has branded Russian president Vladimir Putin as 'actually cool' after he returned from a recent trip to Russia filled with praise for another leader with disreputable roots.

Asian Games: Gold-winner Kim Un Ju adds new world record to North Korea tally
Asian Games: Gold-winner Kim Un Ju adds new world record to North Korea tally

Kim Un Ju became the latest North Korean weightlifter to set a world record at the Asian Games during her gold medal winning effort in the women`s 75kg category on Thursday.

Kim Jong-Un is a Manchester United fan!
Kim Jong-Un is a Manchester United fan!

 North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un is reportedly a Manchester United fan and he is making sure that he and the rest of the country can watch the Premier League side's games.

South Korea, US begin joint naval exercises amid tensions

South Korea and the US Wednesday began joint naval exercises in an atmosphere of renewed tension after recent North Korean missile tests.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un directs island assault drill: Report

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un warned the South would "regret bitterly" any incursion of their disputed sea border as he directed a large-scale mock assault on an island, state media said on Saturday.

North Korea leader Kim takes aim at archery, soccer success

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has run the rule over some of the country`s archery and soccer talent, offering them advice on how to raise standards and succeed in international competition.

Cargo ship sinks off South Korea, 11 North Korean crew missing

A Mongolian-flagged cargo ship has sunk off the southern coast of South Korea, with most of the 16 North Korean crew members on board missing, South Korean coast guard officials said on Friday.

North Korea rejects UN resolution on human rights

North Korea Monday rejected a UN resolution condemning human rights violations in the country.

`North Korea will not rule out a new nuclear test`

North Korea Sunday refused to rule out the possibility of conducting a new nuclear test if the US continued "its hostile policy" towards Pyongyang.

North Korean ship seized with arms returning to Cuba

A North Korean ship caught in July while trying to move undeclared Cuban weapons through the Panama Canal left on Saturday to return to Cuba, the Foreign Ministry said.

North Korean execution by dog story likely came from satire

An international media frenzy over reports that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un`s uncle had been executed by throwing him to a pack of dogs appears to have originated as satire on a Chinese microblogging website.

Activity may indicate North Korean reactor restart effort: IAEA

Activity has been observed at a North Korean nuclear site that is consistent with an effort to restart a reactor, International Atomic Energy Agency chief Yukiya Amano said on Thursday.

Kim Jong Un distributed copies of Hitler`s `Mein Kampf` to officials?

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un handed out copies of Adolf Hitler`s Mein Kampf to mark his birthday.

US, Japan discuss additional sanctions against North Korea

US President Barack Obama and Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met here for talks that included the possibility of imposing new sanctions on N Korea.

US, Japan discuss response to North Korean nuclear test

United States’ President Barack Obama had broached the topic of North Korea’s nuclear test with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Aus govt cancels visit by North Korean diplomats

In the wake of North Korea`s nuclear test, the Australian government has called off the scheduled visit of diplomats from Pyongyang who were due to arrive in Canberra to set up an embassy.

China installs alarm system to grab refugees: Rpt

The system is designed to let residents secretly send a signal to police if North Korean escapees come to their houses.

S Korea, US, Japan agree N Korea `stable`

Senior defense officials from South
Korea, US and Japan shared the
view that the North Korean regime under new leader Kim Jong Un is stable.

S Korea to return 31 N Koreans this week

Two weeks ago a N Korean man in his 20s defected to South by crossing border.