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Wife of North Korea's Kim makes first...

Kim Jong Un’s wife appears in public...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 17 2021

Ri appeared to have refrained from outside activities to head off coronavirus infections

North Korea cracks down on foreign media,...

N Korea cracks down on foreign media,...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 20 2021

Using terms such as ‘oppa’, ‘dong-saeng’ to refer to non-relatives was reportedly...

North Korea's Kim pledges to strengthen...

North Korea's Kim pledges to strengthen...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Kim calls the US its ‘foremost principal enemy’

North Korea's Kim says economic plan...

North Korea's Kim says its economic...

World

Wed, Jan 6 2021

In KCNA images, no one was seen wearing masks and participants did not sit apart, unlike at some other...

North Korea prepares for major January...

North Korea prepares for major January...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 30 2020

Kim Jong Un's 2016 congress was the first in North Korea in 36 years

US analyst: China gave Covid-19 vaccine...

US analyst: China gave Covid-19 vaccine...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

It was unclear which company had supplied its drug candidate to the Kims and whether it had proven to...

N Korea's Kim lauds Chinese war dead...

Kim lauds Chinese war dead on...

East Asia

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The two Koreas remain technically at war, with the Korean War ending with an armistice in 1953 that was...

N Koreans rally wearing masks after...

N Koreans rally wearing masks after...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 13 2020

At the parade, Kim insisted there had not been a single Covid-19 case in the country, thanking citizens...

I have failed: Kim Jong Un shows tearful...

Kim tearfully thanks troops, apologizes...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 13 2020

The UN says, under Kim, North Korea has continued to quash basic freedoms, and strict surveillance of...

North Korea hosts Mass Games for 75th...

North Korea hosts Mass Games for 75th...

World

Mon, Oct 12 2020

Mass Games are large performances involving tens of thousands of dancers, gymnasts, martial artists and...

Kim throws down gauntlet with huge new...

Kim throws down gauntlet with huge new...

East Asia

Sun, Oct 11 2020

Analysts concurred that it was the largest road-mobile, liquid-fuelled missile anywhere in the

N Korea appears to have held huge military...

N Korea appears to have held huge military...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The parade is part of commemorations marking 75 years since the founding of Kim's ruling party

N Korea prepares for military parade...

N Korea prepares for military parade...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Officials in South Korea and the USA say that North Korea could use the parade to show off a new intercontinental...

Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

Kim Jong orders 80-day battle to boost...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 6 2020

North Korea's ruling party is due to lay out a new economic plan at its January congress -- the first...

North Korea's Kim tours flood-hit town,...

North Korea's Kim tours flood-hit...

World

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Summer storms and floods have hit North Korea hard, destroying thousands of homes and raising concerns...

Kim Jong offers rare apology for killing...

Kim Jong offers rare apology for killing...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 25 2020

North Korean authorities had issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent the coronavirus entering from China,...

N Korea leader tours typhoon-hit area,...

N Korea leader tours typhoon-hit...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 6 2020

Kim led an enlarged executive policy committee meeting on recovery efforts in the typhoon-hit areas

Kim calls rare congress for North Korea's...

Kim calls rare congress for North Korea's...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 20 2020

The timing of the meeting in January, close to the inauguration of the winner of November's US presidential...

'Fantasy film': New Trump book to reveal...

'Fantasy film': New Trump book to reveal...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The book, titled 'Rage' and a follow-up to 2018's 'Fear', is due out on September...

Kim Jong: There'll be no more war thanks...

Kim Jong: There'll be no more war thanks...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Kim made the remarks as he celebrated the 67th anniversary of the end of the 1950-53 Korean War, which...

North Korea reports first suspected...

North Korea reports first suspected...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 26 2020

Kim convened an emergency politburo meeting in response to what he called a 'critical situation in...