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Donald Trump claims report on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's illness incorrect and based on old documents
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Donald Trump claims report on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's illness incorrect and based on old documents

Donald Trump had said on Tuesday that he might contact North Korean officials to inquire about Kim but gave no indication on Thursday he had done so.

Speculation over Kim Jong-un's health isn't a foreign conspiracy, it's fuelled by North Korea's own secrecy
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Speculation over Kim Jong-un's health isn't a foreign conspiracy, it's fuelled by North Korea's own secrecy

Kim, 36, last appeared publicly in the North’s state media April 11, when he presided over a meeting of the Politburo of the ruling Workers’ Party. It is not unusual for senior North Korean leaders to stay out of public view for weeks at a time

Uncertainty over Kim Jong-un's health after report says North Korea leader in 'grave danger'; South Korea calls claims 'untrue'
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Uncertainty over Kim Jong-un's health after report says North Korea leader in 'grave danger'; South Korea calls claims 'untrue'

Excessive smoking, obesity, and overwork were some of the reasons which led to the heart surgery of the North Korean leader.

Coronavirus is idling North Korea's ships and in the process, achieving what UNSC sanctions could not
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Coronavirus is idling North Korea's ships and in the process, achieving what UNSC sanctions could not

President Donald Trump has called the coronavirus “the invisible enemy”. But when it comes to sanctions on North Korea, the pathogen may turn out to be his administration’s most effective ally

North Korea fires two suspected short-range missiles, says Seoul; urges Pyongyang to stop 'very inappropriate' military actions
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North Korea fires two suspected short-range missiles, says Seoul; urges Pyongyang to stop 'very inappropriate' military actions

North Korea on Saturday fired two presumed short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, South Korea’s military said, as it continues to expand military capabilities amid deadlocked nuclear negotiations with the Trump administration and a crippling global health crisis.

Kim Jong-un admits North Korea lacks modern medical facilities amid coronavirus outbreak; thousands of locals quarantined
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Kim Jong-un admits North Korea lacks modern medical facilities amid coronavirus outbreak; thousands of locals quarantined

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un acknowledged that his country lacks modern medical facilities and called for urgent improvements, state media said

Crash Landing on You: Korean TV series aims to bridge north-south division despite waning prospects of a peace agreement
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Crash Landing on You: Korean TV series aims to bridge north-south division despite waning prospects of a peace agreement

Despite its soft-focus romanticisation of the political situation, Crash Landing on You brings the pain of the division to a personal level for a generation of Koreans who, unlike their grandparents, have no memory of what it was like to be a single nation.

North Korea's digital savvy comes to the fore: Internet use surges, helping to thwart US sanctions and fuel cybercrime
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North Korea's digital savvy comes to the fore: Internet use surges, helping to thwart US sanctions and fuel cybercrime

North Korea has vastly expanded its use of the internet in ways that enable its leader, Kim Jong-un, to evade a “maximum pressure” US sanctions campaign and turn to new forms of cybercrime to prop up his government, according to a new study

Moon Jae-in asserts ‘desperate need’ to improve South-North Korea ties, vows to continue efforts to facilitate Washington-Pyongyang communication
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Moon Jae-in asserts ‘desperate need’ to improve South-North Korea ties, vows to continue efforts to facilitate Washington-Pyongyang communication

There is a desperate need for practical ways to improve ties with North Korea, the South’s President Moon said on Tuesday, adding that he was ready to meet with the reclusive leader in Pyongyang

Kim Jong-un calls for ‘military countermeasures’ to preserve North Korea’s security; may revive confrontation with US, say experts
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Kim Jong-un calls for ‘military countermeasures’ to preserve North Korea’s security; may revive confrontation with US, say experts

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has called for active diplomatic and military countermeasures to preserve the country’s security in a lengthy speech at a key political conference possibly meant to legitimise major changes to his nuclear diplomacy with the United States

Kim Jong-un asks advisors to prepare ‘offensive measures’ as US deadline to discuss nuclear programme draws closer
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Kim Jong-un asks advisors to prepare ‘offensive measures’ as US deadline to discuss nuclear programme draws closer

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un called for his military and diplomats to prepare unspecified offensive measures to protect the country’s security and sovereignty, before his end-of-year deadline for the Trump administration to make major concessions to salvage a fragile nuclear diplomacy

'Kim Jong-un may gift beautiful vase instead': Donald Trump downplays North Korea's 'Christmas gift' missile rumours
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'Kim Jong-un may gift beautiful vase instead': Donald Trump downplays North Korea's 'Christmas gift' missile rumours

President Donald Trump has said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be planning to give him a nice present such as a beautiful vase for Christmas rather than a missile launch.

North Korea says another 'crucial test' successfully conducted to 'bolster nuclear deterrent'; announcement comes amid major push for concessions from US
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North Korea says another 'crucial test' successfully conducted to 'bolster nuclear deterrent'; announcement comes amid major push for concessions from US

The announcement comes as North Korea continues to pressure the Trump administration for major concessions as it approaches an end-of-year deadline set by leader Kim Jong Un to salvage faltering nuclear negotiations

North Korea calls Donald Trump 'thoughtless old man' after US president warns Kim Jong-un 'has everything to lose'
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North Korea calls Donald Trump 'thoughtless old man' after US president warns Kim Jong-un 'has everything to lose'

This came after Trump tweeted that Kim Jong Un would not want to abandon special relationship between the two leaders, affect American presidential election by resuming hostile acts

Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims to have carried out 'very important test'
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Donald Trump says Kim Jong-un risks losing 'everything' after North Korea claims to have carried out 'very important test'

Donald Trump said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un risks losing 'everything' if he resumes hostility and his country must denuclearise after the North said it had carried out a 'successful test of great significance'

North Korea carries out 'very important test' at its rocket launch site, says move will affect country's strategic position
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North Korea carries out 'very important test' at its rocket launch site, says move will affect country's strategic position

North Korea said Sunday it carried out a 'very important test' at its long-range rocket launch site that will have a key effect on the country's strategic position.

Daily Bulletin: Unnao rape victim's family given Rs 25 lakh compensation; Cong parliamentary party to discuss Citizenship Amendment Bill; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Unnao rape victim's family given Rs 25 lakh compensation; Cong parliamentary party to discuss Citizenship Amendment Bill; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: Unnao rape victim's family given Rs 25 lakh compensation; Congress parliamentary party to discuss Citizenship Amendment Bill; TMC leader shot dead in West Bengal's Purba Bardhaman; day's top stories

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in discuss North Korea threat, say will continue talks wih Pyongyang to forward denuclearisation negotiations
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Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in discuss North Korea threat, say will continue talks wih Pyongyang to forward denuclearisation negotiations

The two leaders agreed that the situation has become “severe” and that “dialogue momentum should be maintained to achieve prompt results

South Korea's Moon Jae-in calls for Chinese role in denuclearising Korean peninsula, ending stand-off with North
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South Korea's Moon Jae-in calls for Chinese role in denuclearising Korean peninsula, ending stand-off with North

South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday the global diplomatic push to defuse the nuclear stand-off with North Korea is at a 'critical crossroads' and has called for China to continue serving a 'positive role' in denuclearising the Korean Peninsula and stabilising peace