Crisis in North Korea may become `uncontrollable`: Ban ki-Moon

Issuing a warning on the crisis in the Korean peninsula, United Nations Secretary General Ban ki-Moon on Tuesday said that the situation may become "uncontrollable", as per a BBC report.

Admiral says US can intercept North Korean missile

US defenses could intercept a ballistic missile launched by North Korea, the top US military commander in the Pacific said on Tuesday.

Evacuation warnings, missile fears stoke N Korea crisis

Foreign diplomats in Pyongyang were considering a North Korean evacuation advisory as concerns grew that the isolated state was preparing a missile launch.