Secretive state says resumption of programme has been delayed due to planned military drills in the South
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'
Closure of border unit was a major blow to heavily indebted economy of North
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
Meeting could cool relations after a tense few months
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
A former North Korean spy has claimed Pyongyang’s threats of military action are a sign that Kim Jong-un is struggling to control his armed forces.
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