Chinese envoy says North Korea's Kim Jong Un may visit Beijing

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could go to China on his first foreign trip since taking power, China`s ambassador to South Korea said on Wednesday, according to a report from South Korea`s Yonhap news agency.

Watch: North Korea`s irrepressible Kim Jong Un `dancing` with Obama, walking with Osama

Can you imagine North Korean leader Kim Jong Un dancing with US President Barack Obama, walking happily hand in hand with Osama bin Laden, doing ballet or riding a pig?

North Korea tests newly developed missiles

Noth Korea announced on Friday that it has tested "newly developed cutting-edge ultra-precision tactical guided missiles," the official KCNA news agency reported.

Kim Jong Un `re-elected` as North Korean leader

Kim Jong-Un was today "re-elected" as North Korea`s leader, state media said, as parliament met in a session closely watched for power shifts in the secretive regime following the shock execution of his once-powerful uncle.

North Korea says US `hell-bent on regime change`

North Korea on Friday accused the United States of being "hell-bent on regime change" and warned that any maneuvers with that intention will be viewed as a "red line" that will result in countermeasures.

Kim Jong Un lookalike sizzles in China

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un strikes fear into some hearts, but photos of a Chinese street food vendor with a distinct resemblance to the Pyongyang strongman have fuelled online mirth.

North Korean leader enjoys 100% `poll` win

Elections to the Supreme People`s Assembly (SPA) are held every five years, and this was the first under Kim`s leadership.

North Korea leader`s little sister makes official debut

Kim Yo-Jong, believed to be 26, accompanied her elder brother to a polling station on Sunday when North Korea held stage-managed elections to its rubber stamp parliament.

Senior North Korean official reappears, belies reports of another purge

A senior North Korean official, believed to be the No 2 in the country after leader Kim Jong Un, has reappeared in official television footage, belying reports he had fallen victim to a fresh purge in the isolated nation.

North Korea holds election, Kim Jong Un runs in legendary district

State news agency KCNA said on Thursday that election preparations were "gaining momentum", with voters confirming their names on electoral lists for the ballot held every five years.

Another purge? North Korea leader Kim Jong Un jails leader no. 2

Just three months after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered a brutal purge of his uncle, reports have emerged hinting that another leader, said to be the second most powerful leader Choe Ryong Hae has disappeared.

North Korea food deficient, but Kim Jong Un splurging on luxury

For a nation that has to depend on external food aid to feed its people, it is brazen that its leader spends millions of dollars on the regime`s `luxury needs`.

North Korea proposes family reunions with South

North Korea on Friday made a sudden proposal for the resumption of reunions for families separated since the Korean War, saying the programme could help improve cross-border ties.

`Dennis Rodman brought attention to North Korea regime`

While critical of Dennis Rodman`s trips to North Korea, incoming NBA commissioner Adam Silver says the former All-Star also helped raise awareness of leader Kim Jong Un`s "repressive regime."

North Korea`s first ambassador to Spain presents credentials

North Korea`s first ever ambassador to Spain presented his credentials to King Juan Carlos on Wednesday as part of a push by the isolated nuclear-armed state to boost its ties with the European Union.

After North Korea, emotional Rodman urges no politics for a day

Rodman, who calls himself a friend of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, apologised for the comments made during his visit to North Korea with a group of fellow US basketball players.

Tyson accuses Rodman of `treason` for `talking expletive for US` in North Korea

US boxing champion Mike Tyson accused NBA legend Dennis Rodman of `treason` after he seemed to defend North Korea while there for an exhibition game with several former NBA players.

North Korea Assembly vote set for March, to consolidate Kim`s power

North Koreans will hold elections for the country`s rubber stamp Parliament in March, the first such polls under Kim Jong Un`s leadership, which are set to further consolidate his power after the purge of his uncle.

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.

Rodman leaves North Korea without word if he met leader

Former basketball star Dennis Rodman left North Korea today, but didn`t answer questions from the media on whether he had met with leader Kim Jong Un on his latest visit.