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15 December, 2017 1:00 PM Kim gets North Korea’s senior most military officer executed: Reports

A key member of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un’s inner circle has reportedly been executed. Hwang Pyong-so, a powerful military figure in the North Korean regime mysteriously went missing from public life, leading to speculations over his execution. According to reports, Hwang held the senior most position, after the supreme commander, in the isolated 24

15 December, 2017 4:25 AM Japan expands sanctions aimed at North Korea

Japan said today it had added 19 more entities to its list of organisations and individuals targeted by asset-freeze sanctions on North Korea. The sanctions list now comprises 103 entities and 108 individuals in total, including seven Chinese entities, five Chinese individuals, one Singaporean entity and two Namibian entities, it said. They include organisations 26

10 December, 2017 2:48 AM Officials from UN, North Korea agree situation is dangerous

United Nations: The United Nations says its political chief and North Korea's foreign minister agree that the current situation on the Korean peninsula is the most dangerous security issue in the world. UN Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman returned yesterday from a four-day visit to North Korea, where he met with officials 45

4 December, 2017 5:27 PM Indian-American California Senator tops global thinkers' list

Indian-American California Senator Kamala Harris has topped the prestigious Foreign Policy magazine's 50 Leading Global Thinkers' list which also features two others from the community "This year's list showcases a remarkable range of individuals who have found ways to exert enormous influence, often in unexpected ways, on a wide range of issues ? from North 66

1 December, 2017 3:28 PM N. Korea won’t disarm, says Russian delegation to Pyongyang

Russian lawmakers who visited Pyongyang said North Korea was not prepared to disarm, and while it did not want nuclear war it is morally ready for it, Russia's RIA news agency reported. “They said they won't disarm, there cannot even be any talk of that,” the agency quoted Svetlana Maximova as saying. She was part of a delegation of Russian lawmakers 28

30 November, 2017 2:49 PM Trump sees no China impact on Kim

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said Thursday China appears to have had little impact on North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, expressing wonder that his people and military "put up" with conditions there. Trump`s comments, in an early morning tweet, followed a stern US warning Wednesday that Kim had brought the world closer to war by testing a missile 34

23 November, 2017 3:46 PM Spain climb two places, India static at 105th in FIFA rankings

New Delhi: Spain and Switzerland climbed two and three places each even as India remained static at 105th in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday. The 2010 World Cup champions are now sixth with the Swiss occupying eighth place. The top five remained unchanged with world champions Germany leading the way from Brazil, Portugal, Argentina 34

22 November, 2017 3:42 PM Terror label a serious provocation: North Korea

North Korea denounced on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to re-list it as a state sponsor of terrorism, calling it a “serious provocation and violent infringement”, North Korean state media reported. Mr. Trump put North Korea back on a list of state sponsors of terrorism on Monday, a designation that allows the United States to impose 48 1

19 November, 2017 5:12 PM North Korea’s Foreign Minister to visit Cuba

North Korea’s Foreign Minister is to visit Cuba on Monday in a trip that comes at a time when both Pyongyang and Havana have strained relations with Washington. Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho will meet with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla and participate in other unspecified activities, according to a brief statement late Saturday from Cuba’s 43

7 November, 2017 4:15 AM Donald Trump arrives in South Korea for talks on nukes, trade

US President Donald Trump landed in South Korea on Tuesday, the second leg of his 12-day Asia trip dominated by the North Korean nuclear standoff. South Koreans are bracing for the possibility that Trump`s state visit could risk further inflaming tensions with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who has stepped up his pursuit of nuclear weapons that could 53