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South, North Korea restore severed communications...

Two Koreas restore severed communications...

World

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The suspension came with inter-Korean ties at a standstill, despite three summits between the North's...

Leaders of North Korea, China vow greater...

Leaders of North Korea, China vow greater...

World

Sun, Jul 11 2021

China has been North Korea's only major ally since the two signed the treaty in 1961

‘Slim’ Jong Un?

‘Slim’ Jong Un?

World

Thu, Jul 8 2021

Latest South Korean intelligence update says the North Korean leader has lost up to 44 pounds

North Korea's Kim chides officials for...

North Korea's Kim chides officials for...

East Asia

Wed, Jun 30 2021

The reclusive country has not officially confirmed any Covid-19 cases

N Koreans worry over 'emaciated' Kim...

N Koreans worry over 'emaciated' Kim...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 27 2021

The rare public comment on Kim's health come after foreign analysts noted in early June that the...

Kim’s sister: US has wrong expectations...

Kim’s sister: US has wrong expectations...

World

Tue, Jun 22 2021

Kim Yo Jong said the US seems to be seeking ‘comfort for itself,’ which she added would ‘plunge...

Kim: N Korea must prepare for dialogue...

Kim: N Korea must prepare for dialogue...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 18 2021

It was Kim's first reaction to the Biden administration's recent review of its North Korean strategy...

North Korea's Kim admits food situation...

North Korea's Kim admits food situation...

World

Wed, Jun 16 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic and a series of summer storms and floods added yet more pressure on North Korea's...

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...