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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.

North Korea says its proposed talks with South could prevent 'war'

North Korea says its proposed talks with South could prevent 'war'

The military dialogue had initially been offered by leader Kim Jung-Un in his speech to a rare congress of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party earlier this month, but Seoul dismissed it as posturing.

South Korea warns of citizens' potential abduction by North

South Korea said on Monday it was on guard for the possibility North Korea may try to snatch its citizens abroad or conduct terrorist acts after the North accused it of abducting North Korean workers from a restaurant in China.

South Korea's Park vows to strengthen defense against North

South Korea's Park vows to strengthen defense against North

Millions of people were displaced by the sweep of the Korean conflict that sealed the division on the peninsula.

Koreas to exchange confirmation letters for family reunions

South Korea and North Korea will exchange letters to confirm whether applicants for a reunion of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War are still alive.

Pyongyang seeks peace treaty to normalise ties with US, UN

Pyongyang is seeking a peace treaty with the US to end the 1950-1953 Korean War.

North Korea threatens to scrap family reunion with South

North Korea has threatened to cancel a reunion for families separated by the Korean War, after "reckless" remarks by South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Pyongyang`s nuclear weapons programme and human rights record.

North Korea demands pullout of US army from South Korea

 North Korea on Monday demanded that US troops be pulled out from South Korea, saying US military presence in South Korea is a pretext for "ceaseless north-targeted saber-rattling".

Counting the cost of South Korea`s landmine victims

Counting the cost of South Korea`s landmine victims

After decades of official silence, South Korea is beginning to compensate hundreds of landmine victims maimed by a deadly, and dangerously enduring legacy of the Korean War and its Cold War aftermath.

North Korea calls on world to `dismember US imperialists`

North Korea urged the world to join its struggle to "dismember the gangster US imperialists" in a statement released on Thursday to mark the anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War.

South Korea refuses to `coax` North with concessions

South Korea Monday rejected North Korean calls to pave the way for talks by lifting sanctions, saying its desire to resume dialogue did not extend to "coaxing" Pyongyang to the negotiating table.

South Korea urges North Korea to respond to talks offer

South Korea on Wednesday urged North Korea once again to respond to its dialogue offer, media reported.

North Korea condemns South Korea over warning shots at MDL

Days after South Korean soldiers fired warning shots at a patrol near the North Korea border, the latter on Saturday warned the former of retaliatory strikes.

China buries war dead returned by South Korea

China held a grand funeral for more than 400 Chinese soldiers killed fighting in the Korean War more than six decades ago, state media reported, as ties between the former ideological foes steadily improve.

North Korea says remains of US troops being washed away

North Korea warned Monday that the untended remains of US servicemen killed in the Korean War were being "carried away" by giant infrastructure projects and blamed Washington for suspending efforts for their recovery.

Asian Games: More than gold on the line in all-Korean football final

Asian Games: More than gold on the line in all-Korean football final

North and South Korea will be playing for more than just a gold medal when they clash in the Asian Games football final on Thursday.

Asian Games: Seoul reminds citizens of North Korea flag ban

Asian Games: Seoul reminds citizens of North Korea flag ban

With the opening ceremony of the Incheon Asian Games just one week away, South Korea`s government issued a stern reminder to its citizens on Friday that they are banned from carrying the North Korean flag.

North Korea repatriates rare South Korea defector

North Korea on Thursday repatriated a South Korean man who had entered the country illegally in a rare case of an apparent defection into the impoverished, reclusive state.

South Korea`s Park urges North Korea to accept talks offer

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye urged North Korea to accept Seoul`s offer for high-level talks, while condemning a recent series of "intolerable" rocket launches by the nuclear-armed neighbour.

North Korea turns to UN over US-South Korea war games

North Korea is asking the UN Security Council to hold an urgent session to discuss upcoming US-South Korean joint military exercises that Pyongyang described as a threat to peace.