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19 min ago | The Times of India

After Nepal visit, Sushma is on Mission Myanmar

NEW DELHI: The Modi government will step up its engagement with Myanmar in the coming month with the visit of foreign minister Sushma Swaraj for her first bilateral engagement with the leadership in Naypyidaw.


Related Topix: World News, India, Nepal, Asia

4 hrs ago |

Hamas negotiating secret arms deal with North Korea to replenish missile stocks

This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on July 7, 2014 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un being celebrated by soldiers as he inspects the defence detachment on Ung Islet, defending an outpost in the East Sea of Korea.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, South Korea, Kim Jong Un, Israel, Middle East, Lebanon, IN,

8 hrs ago | The Nation

Tenuous new relations in Asian diplomacy

The Dongwha Duty Free Shop in the Gwanghwamun district in downtown Seoul is regularly thronged with visitors from China, some of the 4 million who now visit South Korea annually, making it the top foreign tourist destination for Chinese travellers.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Xi Jinping, Park Geun-hye, Opinion

12 hrs ago | Korea Herald

USFK chief blasts N.K. missile launches

U.S. Forces Korea Commander Gen. Curtis Scaparrotti on Sunday lambasted North Korea for recently launching a series of missiles and rockets in breach of the U.N. Security Council resolutions banning any ballistic missile tests.


Related Topix: World News, South Korea, Asia

17 hrs ago | Erie Times News

In Brief: 15 killed in Afghan attacks as vote count stops

Attacks across Afghanistan, including hundreds of Taliban fighters swarming police checkpoints across the south, killed at least 15 people Saturday, officials said, as a recount in the country's presidential election halted before a major holiday.


Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, Mohamed Morsi

20 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Thousands convene in North Korea to celebrate the 'victory' of the...

American doctor contracts Ebola after moving to Africa with his family: Medic infected while treating patients with incurable virus as outbreak spreads to Nigeria amid fears of wider contagion A final good deed, one last selfie: Man who lost his phone took this photo of the rookie cop who helped find it - days later she was dead 'at the hands of ... (more)


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Dearborn vets scaling down this year's Korean War commemoration ceremony

The Dearborn Allied War Veterans Council is planning to scale down this weekend's annual commemoration of National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day to brief outdoor morning ceremonies.


Related Topix: Dearborn, MI, Life, Veteran Affairs, South Korea, World News, Asia

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Defense/Security, 1:35 AMReport: Hamas to Buy More Rockets From North Korea

Hamas have signed an arms deal with North Korea in order to replenish its deplete rocket arsenal, after thousands were either fired at Israeli civilians or destroyed in IDF strikes in recent weeks, according to The Telegraph .


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Terrorism

News9 Oklahoma City

North Korea fires short-range missile into sea

Lake Huron's fish populations are bouncing back after a collapse of two key species more than a decade ago.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Ohio State University, Wichita, KS

Brandon Sun

North Korea fires missile into sea on eve of 61st anniversary of Korean War armistice signing

North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defence official said, adding to its unusually high number of weapons tests this year.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, South Korea, Kim Jong Un,

Asbury Park Press

North Korea fires short-range missile into seaNorth Korea fires...

North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said.


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Korean News

Gambian Vice-President Calls for Boosting Relations with DPRK

It is the firm determination of the government of Gambia to boost the friendly and cooperative relations with the DPRK in various fields, said Vice-President of Gambia Aja Isatou Njie Saidy after receiving the credentials from Hong Son Phyo, DPRK ambassador to Gambia, on July 15. The vice-president said that he was grateful to HE Kim Jong Un, ... (more)


Related Topix: Isatou Njie-saidy, Asia, World News

Church Executive

Social media use poses real-world risks

In his novel Brave New World, Aldous Huxley welcomed the reader into an environment where old concepts of reality have been replaced by profound technological changes.


Related Topix: World News, Asia

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Korean News

War Victory Day of Korean People Observed Abroad

Events took place in various countries between July 15 and 23 to mark the 61st anniversary of the victory of the Korean people in the Fatherland Liberation War.


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Kim Jong Il

Brandon Sun

Seth Rogen surprised that North Korea is angry at his new film due in October

Seth Rogen breaks into his trademark laugh when he's asked if he's sought Dennis Rodman's help in smoothing things over with North Korea because of his latest film.


Related Topix: This Is the End, World News, Asia, Freaks and Geeks, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Seth Rogen, Kim Jong Un, James Franco


70 Percent Of Child Sex Trafficking Victims Are Sold Online: Study

In 2014, buying a child for sex online can be just as easy as selling your old couch or posting an updated resume.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Asia

Korea Herald

[Weekender] Poor cybersecurity plagues Koreans

In July 2011, a hacking attack on SK Communications, operator of the once-popular social media site Cyworld, resulted in a data leakage involving over 35 million people.


Related Topix: Asia, South Korea, World News

USA Today

Help us identify troops from original Korean War photos

Over 150 photos captured by the Department of Defense during the first three brutal months of the Korean War are now in the possession of a N.Y. woman who is trying to identify the subjects.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, Penfield, NY, World News, Asia, Life, Veteran Affairs


Opinion: What is the North Korean riddle?

Statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il at Mansudae in Pyongyang. North Koreans gather in front of the statues to lay flowers and bow, showing their respect for the late and current leader.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, South Korea, Kim Jong Il, Opinion

Blacktown Sun

Korean war vets recall the Forgotten War

Lest we forget: Sunday, July 27, 2014 marks 61 years since the armistice of the Korean War.


Related Topix: Asia, World News, South Korea