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US-Japan-S Korea talks to focus on N Korea
South Korea, Japan and the US will hold a trilateral defence meeting in Washington over the next two days, as part of their latest efforts to boost security cooperation.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Popular China-resident Korean Singer
Choe Kyong Ho, a singer of the art troupe of China-resident Koreans, is one of popular singers well-known among the Korean people.
Reception Given for Overseas Koreans
A reception for overseas Koreans was given at Pyongyang Koryo Hotel on Tuesday, the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung.
Murder most fowl! North Korean firing range invites customers to...
North Korea has opened a firing range where families can shoot live pheasants and chickens and take home the carcasses to cook for dinner.
Cuban Guitarist Wins Popularity at April Art Festival
Yalit Gonzalez Gonzalez, a Cuban female guitarist, showed herself at the 29th April Spring Friendship Art Festival going on here to arouse great admiration from the audience.
Park's unification drive dwarfs ministr...
As President Park Geun-hye continues her pitch for unification as a potential "bonanza," one government organ that would conventionally be at the vanguard of the drive appears to be increasingly inconspicuous: the Unification Ministry.
Floral Tribute Paid to Statues of Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Il
Service personnel, people from all walks of life and school youth and children visited the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill Tuesday on the occasion of the Day of the Sun, birth anniversary of the President.
Chinese dog thieves get their comeuppance as duo are caught and...
How two sex offenders out on parole went on a savage rape and murder spree that left FIVE women dead... all while wearing their GPS ankle bracelets 'Don't disrespect the supreme leader! North Korean officials tell salon to take down Kim Jong-un 'bad hair day' poster - and it's not in Pyongyang it's in London Chinese dog thieves get their ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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1 dead, after ferry sinks off South Korean coast
South Korean rescue helicopters fly over a South Korean passenger ship, trying to rescue passengers from the ship in water off the southern coast in South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
U.S., China in 'productive' talks after North Korea test threat
The United States and China have held "productive" talks on North Korea, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday, part of stepped up international diplomacy after Pyongyang warned of plans to conduct a new type of nuclear test.
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North Korea envoys, London barber in row over ad featuring Kim Jong-un
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.
[Newsmaker] Opposition lawmaker touches off drone furor
A lawmaker of the main opposition party in South Korea has once again found himself at the center of a spiraling dispute - this time over spy drones presumably from North Korea.
Khloe Kardashian gets glammed up for her SECOND romantic dinner...
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
N. Korea marks Kim Il-Sung birthday with loyalty pledge
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un paid respects to his grandfather Kim Il-Sung as the country marked the birthday Tuesday of its late founder with renewed calls for loyalty to the ruling Kim dynasty.
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SEOUL: Seoul counters Pyongyang's drone denial
Seoul on Monday dismissed Pyongyang's denial of its responsibility for sending three drones across the border, reiterating that the communist state should stop its provocative acts and "groundless" slander against the South.
S. Korean Body Denounces U.S.-S. Korea Combined Aerial Drill
The Solidarity for Democracy, People's Life, Peaceful Reunification and Sovereignty of south Korea made public a statement on April 10 denouncing the U.S.-south Korea combined aerial drill escalating military tensions.
S. Korea, U.S., Japan lower bar for nuclear talks with N. Korea
South Korea, the United States and Japan have agreed to lower the bar on conditions for resuming long-stalled nuclear talks with North Korea, a diplomatic source with knowledge of the matter said Monday, saying Pyongyang must show its sincerity through the same pledges it made in a scuttled aid-for-disarmament deal with the U.S. more than two years ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Obama will step warily
US President Barack Obama will travel to East Asia and our region next week. It is a "make-up" visit for having missed last October's Asean meetings because of the US government's financial crisis and partial shutdown.
N.K. blasts Park's unification pledge
North Korea's top governing body on Saturday blasted President Park Geun-hye's reunification policy as a "psychopath's daydream" in its first official response to the so-called Dresden Declaration.