New Year's Day message included call for improved ties with Seoul but also warning of possible 'nuclear catastrophe'
Is all well inside North Korea?
Jang was once seen as Kim's mentor long considered the country's second power - but his removal was blamed on 'corruption, drug use, gambling and womanizing'
North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old US veteran of the Korean War after a six-week-long detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.
United Nations expert panel in Seoul hears harrowing evidence from former inmates
The reformed British drugs cheat speaks of his disappointment at the recent positive tests of fellow sprinters
Escapee is prepare to risk execution to expose South Korean discrimination
Bolt and Dasaolu compete in Anniversary Games on Friday night. It should be a celebration of last year’s Olympics... but all the talk in athletics is of drugs
IBF super-middleweight champion will face Mikel Kessler on Saturday night, tasked with beating the man who handed Froch his first defeat
King Abdullah Financial District Metro Station has been designed by half-British architect Zaha Hadid
The man who pays his way
World View: Any source is a good source when desperate journalists can't dig up the most basic of facts
Tourists peer through telescopes from the southern side of the demilitarised zone (DMZ), trying to catch a glimpse of life across the line that divides North and South Korea.
South Koreans, who have seen it all before, are carrying on as normal
Kim Jong-un announced a 'state of war' over the weekend
Skulls pop up on the screens of some computers — a strong indication that hackers planted a malicious code in systems