Kim Jong-un holds meeting with top officials to discuss 'policy matters', even as North Korea’s deadline to Washington to discuss nuclear weapons program nears
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un convened a meeting of top ruling party officials on Saturday to discuss important policy matters ahead of the year-end deadline set by Kim for the United States, the state news agency said on Sunday
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's fourth child joins sisters North and Chicago and, brother Saint.
Indonesia submits formal bid to host the 2032 Olympics after winning praise for hosting last year’s Asian Games
Indonesia has submitted a bid to host the 2032 Olympics, the state news agency said on Tuesday, after winning praise for hosting last year’s Asian Games,
Called Focals, the wearable device resembles a pair of thick-rimmed, black hipster glasses.
Hundreds of South Koreans crossed the border to the North on Tuesday for emotional three-day reunions with family members most hadn't heard from since the war between the countries more than 60 years ago.
Rapper Kanye West wants a no-fly zone over his home in Hidden Hills, California.
Two local councils in the former LTTE ruled northern province in Sri Lanka will go to polls on 28 February.
"This growth is primarily driven by manifesto driven state government deals for students such as the one noticed in Tamil Nadu (ELCOT-III) in CY 2014. In addition, end user buying sentiments have improved, post the elections in Q2 2014," IDC stated.
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - In a commando-style attack carried out with military precision, militants wearing Pakistani uniforms burst into the country's busiest airport under cover of darkness in one of the most audacious attacks in Pakistan in years.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's army told acting Prime Minister Niwatthamrong Boonsongphaisan and his ministers to report to a military compound in the north of Bangkok on Thursday. Deputy Army Spokesman Winthai Suvaree issued the order in a televised statement hours after the army staged a coup to oust the government. (Reporting by Bangkok bureau; Editing by Alan Raybould)
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea intensified threats of an imminent conflict against the United States and the South on Tuesday, warning foreigners to evacuate South Korea to avoid being dragged into "thermonuclear war".
SEOUL (Reuters) - As a North Korean army signaller near the tense sea border with the South, Lee So-yeon was given live ammunition and a steel helmet during a 1993 crisis, but soon found herself back doing what she and her comrades did most - farming. It's a vital service in a country where millions cannot find enough to eat. That crisis 20 years ago - Pyongyang announced it was quitting a global nuclear pact - eventually passed
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's next act of defiance could be a critical test of whether President Barack Obama's "strategic patience," his long-standing policy toward the nuclear renegade state, is beginning to run out. With North Korea considered likely to cap its barrage of bellicose threats with a military provocation in coming days, the United States has drawn up new security plans with ally South Korea and increased pressure on China to do more to rein in Pyongyang, U.S. officials said
BEIJING (Reuters) - North Korea has told its key ally, China, that it is prepared to stage one or even two more nuclear tests this year in an effort to force the United States into diplomatic talks with Pyongyang, said a source with direct knowledge of the message.