Adam Taylor The news that Pyongyang plans to send a "cheerleading squad" to the South Korean city of Incheon for the upcoming Asian Games is not just weird - it may actually be an important political sign.
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman appears to have mixed up his Koreas on a visit to Pyongyang, tweeting that he expected to run into South Korean rapper Psy on his trip to the North.
Ex-NBA star appears to have mixed up his Koreas on a visit to Pyongyang.
Seoul North Korea has moved two more missile launchers to its east coast, where preparations are apparently under way for a missile test as tensions simmer on the peninsula.
The people of North Korea’s capital have received a special gift from recently deceased leader Kim Jong Il: loads and loads of fish.
Tom Allard JAKARTA: After the craziness of Jakarta's early evening traffic, the ambience is oddly calming, an ersatz oasis from the barely contained chaos outside.
David Sanger WASHINGTON: North Korea has shown two visiting US nuclear experts a vast new plant it secretly and rapidly built to enrich uranium, raising the prospect that the country is preparing to expand its...
Delegates have started arriving in Pyongyang ahead of a rare party meeting.
Peter Foster WHILE it might be tempting to read North Korea's offer as a policy turnaround following the death of Kim Jong-il, the reality is likely to be far more mundane.
North Korea has fired two short-range missiles off its west coast amid international alarm at its planned long-range rocket launch, South Korean newspapers say.
The Pope has urged the divided Koreas to unite as "one family, one people" in a spirit of mutual forgiveness at a mass that coincided with a South Korea-US military drill condemned by the North as a...
North Korea fired three short-range rockets off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea's Ministry of Defence said, shortly before Pope Francis arrived in Seoul on his first visit to Asia.
Philip Wen and Sanghee Liu Christian and other aid groups say they are experiencing the most severe crackdown along the North Korean border in more than a decade.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un guided the military's latest rocket-firing drill, state media says, confirming the missile launch which was conducted in defiance of UN censure.
Mai Yaghi Bloodshed in and around Gaza has surged with strikes killing 26 Palestinians, including at least four children, as Israel announced the deaths of five more soldiers, shattering hopes for an end to...
Ju-min Park and James Pearson North Korea said on Monday it would put two US tourists on trial for committing crimes against the state, dimming any hopes among their families that they would soon be released.
Ju-min Park Anxious families ponder the fates of hundreds of South Korean and Japanese citizens kidnapped by North Korea.
North Korea has condemned Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop as a US "stooge" after she criticised Kim Jong-un in an interview.
Julian Ryall The North Korean regime has criticised a Hollywood comedy about the assassination of Kim Jong-un, saying it shows the "desperation" of American society.
North Korea has fired two ballistic missiles into the sea off the east coast, Seoul's military says, three days after Pyongyang staged a similar launch.