Recent News Headlines : Leader Kim Jong

TILLERSON PLEDGES DIPLOMACY WITH NORTH KOREA 'UNTIL THE FIRST BOMB DROPS'


Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says President Donald Trump wants him to push forward on diplomacy with North Korea until the first bomb drops... READ MORE

15th October, 2017 776

HOW TO DECODE NORTH KOREA'S RHETORIC


This is North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's signature policy, which seeks simultaneous development of nuclear weapons and the economy... READ MORE

14th October, 2017 205

NORTH KOREA'S KIM JONG UN PROMOTES SISTER KIM YO JONG TO RULING WORKERS' PARTY BUREAU


The North Korean regime will on Tuesday celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the founding of the Workers' Party, through which the Kim family controls the country... READ MORE

10th October, 2017 105

IN PATRIARCHAL NORTH KOREA, A NEW DECISION MAKER


North Korea Kim Jong Un promotes sister Kim Yo Jong... READ MORE

9th October, 2017 1140

NORTH KOREAN LEADER PROMOTES SISTER KIM YO-JONG


In January, the US Treasury blacklisted Kim Yo-jong along with other North Korean officials over severe human rights abuses ... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 78

KIM JONG-UN PROMOTES SISTER KIM YO-JONG TO CENTRE OF POWER


In January, the US treasury blacklisted Kim Yo-jong along with other North Korean officials over severe human rights abuses ... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 604

KIM JONG-UN MARKS 20 YEARS SINCE HIS FATHER BECAME LEADER OF NORTH KOREA


Kim Jong Un marked the 20th anniversary of his late father being elected as leader of North Korea... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 5

NORTH KOREA'S LEADER BOOSTS HIS FAMILY'S POWER BY PROMOTING HIS YOUNGER SISTER


The North Korean regime will on Tuesday celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the founding of the Workers' Party, through which the Kim family controls the country... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 276

KIM JONG-UN PROMOTES HIS SISTER TO NORTH KOREA'S INNER CIRCLE


In January, the US Treasury blacklisted Kim Yo-jong along with other North Korean officials over severe human rights abuses ... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 284

KIM JONG UN BOOSTS SISTER WITHIN NORTH KOREA'S INNER CIRCLE


Kim Jong Un and Kim Yo Jong were born to the same mother, Ko Yong Hui... READ MORE

8th October, 2017 662

TRUMP OMINOUSLY MENTIONS THE 'CALM BEFORE THE STORM' -- BUT DOESN'T ELABORATE


What storm Mr. President? one reporter shouted during a photo shoot with military leaders at the White House. Trump responded You'll find out... READ MORE

6th October, 2017 1001

TRIAL BEGINS IN MURDER OF NORTH KOREAN LEADERS BROTHER


Malaysia had offered visa-free travel to North Koreans, but that was scrapped weeks after Mr. Kim's killing... READ MORE

2nd October, 2017 573

HOW THE WORLD'S CARTOONISTS ARE SKEWERING THE TRUMP VS. KIM WAR OF WORDS


How the world's cartoonists are skewering the Trump vs. Kim war of words... READ MORE

24th September, 2017 270

5 OPTIONS FOR WHAT'S NEXT WITH KIM JONG UN


North Korean leader Kim Jong Un persists in testing nuclear weapons and missiles in defiance of the United States and the rest of the world... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 1624

A SHORT HISTORY OF 'DOTARD,' THE ARCANE INSULT KIM JONG UN USED IN HIS THREAT AGAINST TRUMP


A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 421

NORTH KOREA COULD TEST 'STRONGEST' HYDROGEN BOMB IN PACIFIC OCEAN, SAYS COUNTRY'S FOREIGN MINISTER


The forceful rhetoric from Pyongyang came after Trump threatened to totally destroy North Korea in a speech to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 68318

WHAT'S A 'DOTARD' ANYWAY? KIM'S INSULT TO TRUMP


U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during his meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in during the U.N... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 2722

NORTH KOREAN LEADER: TRUMP IS 'MENTALLY DERANGED'


The Kim Jong Suk Silk Mill employs a workforce of 1,600 people, and is named after the grandmother of current North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 20475

DONALD TRUMP A 'MENTALLY DERANGED U.S. DOTARD,' SAYS NORTH KOREAN LEADER KIM JONG UN


His statement, carried by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency on Friday morning in Pyongyang, was his first direct response to Trump's speech... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 610

KIM JONG UN CALLS TRUMP 'DERANGED,' SAYS HE WILL 'PAY DEARLY' FOR THREATS


China imposes limit on oil supply to north korea... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 2538

COMPANIES WORKING WITH NORTH KOREA ARE 'ON NOTICE'


Mnuchin Companies working with North Korea are 'on notice'... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 6

'I WILL SURELY AND DEFINITELY TAME THE MENTALLY DERANGED U.S. DOTARD WITH FIRE'


Kim Jong Un calls Trump's speech before the U.N. General Assembly unprecedented rude nonsense... READ MORE

22nd September, 2017 14610

NORTH KOREA 'FACES DESTRUCTION IF IT CONTINUES WITH NUCLEAR WEAPONS PROGRAMME'


Mr Trump has threatened to rain fire and fury on North Korea if the North continued with its threats... READ MORE

18th September, 2017 3

LONDON TUBE STATION REOPENS AFTER HOMEMADE BOMB EXPLOSION


Video Tube station reopens after explosion on train... READ MORE

16th September, 2017 3

FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW TO START YOUR DAY


To vote on more sanctions for North Korea, Irma makes landfall in the U.S., and 10-year Treasury yields close to 2 percent... READ MORE

11th September, 2017 161

NORTH KOREA LEADER PRAISES 'PERFECT SUCCESS' OF NUCLEAR TEST


A slew of brazen tests in recent months, which contravene existing United Nations sanctions, has sparked surging tensions over the North Korean weapons programme... READ MORE

10th September, 2017 4

'WE'LL SEE' ABOUT TAKING MILITARY ACTION AGAINST NORTH KOREA


President Trump once again responded with a We'll see when asked if he would take military action against North Korea over its escalating military provocations... READ MORE

6th September, 2017 6

FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW TO START YOUR DAY


In Europe, the Stoxx 600 Index was 0.5 percent higher at 5 40 a.m... READ MORE

30th August, 2017 185

KEEPING UP WITH THE KIMS: NORTH KOREA'S ELUSIVE FIRST FAMILY


North Korean state media do not announce much about the leadership's private family life... READ MORE

29th August, 2017 236

CHINA TELLS US AND NORTH KOREA TO COOL IT


The annual 10-day military drills antagonizes North Korea, as Pyongyang believes they are preparations for an invasion... READ MORE

16th August, 2017 6709

Trending News Headlines : Leader Kim Jong

KIM JONG-UNS HALF BROTHER IS REPORTED ASSASSINATED IN MALAYSIA


Kim Jong-nam, the eldest son of the deceased North Korean leader, Kim Jong-il, was once considered the heir to power in the dynastic regime in Pyongyang... READ MORE

14th February, 2017 10789

DID DONALD TRUMP ACCIDENTALLY THREATEN NUCLEAR WAR OUT OF A PENCHANT FOR HYPERBOLE?


I don't think Trump is brave enough to start a war with the North Koreans... READ MORE

8th August, 2017 5680

MALAYSIA RECALLS ENVOY FROM NORTH KOREA


Kim was the first-born son of former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il, who died in 2011... READ MORE

20th February, 2017 5404

KIM JONG-NAM KILLED BY CHEMICAL WEAPON, SAY MALAYSIAN POLICE


Malaysian police have said the chemical substance used in the killing of Kim Jong-nam was a VX nerve agent ... READ MORE

24th February, 2017 4558

MALAYSIA EXPELS NORTH KOREA AMBASSADOR KANG CHOL


Kang Chol declared persona non grata following the alleged murder of North Korean leader's half-brother in Kuala Lumpur... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 4280

MEMO TO KIM: NORTH KOREA DOESN'T NEED ANOTHER KIM


His forthcoming novel Nuclear Blues is a thriller set in Kim Jong-un's North Korea... READ MORE

12th March, 2017 3534

TEXAS CINEMA DEFIANTLY REPLACES CANCELLED KIM JONG-UN ASSASSINATION FILM WITH FREE SCREENING OF 'TEAM AMERICA'


The interview texas cinema defiantly replaces cancelled kim jong-un assassination film with free screening of team america... READ MORE

18th December, 2014 2701

NORTH KOREA EXECUTES 5 WITH ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUNS


North Korea executed five senior security officials with anti-aircraft guns because they made false reports that enraged leader Kim Jong-un, South Korea's spy agency said Monday... READ MORE

27th February, 2017 2660

THE SECRET LIFE OF KIM JONG UN'S AUNT, WHO HAS LIVED IN THE U.S. SINCE 1998


Alexandre Mansourov, a North Korean leadership expert who once studied at Kim Il Sung University in Pyongyang, agreed... READ MORE

29th May, 2016 2496

MOMENT OF KIM JONG-NAM 'ASSASSINATION' CAPTURED ON SECURITY CAMERA (CCTV VIDEO)


The low-quality CCTV footage purportedly shows the attack on Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on February 13... READ MORE

20th February, 2017 2041

KIM JONG-NAMS DEATH A GEOPOLITICAL WHODUNIT


South Korean officials said Mr. Kim was thought to have used that connection to conduct business for himself, like handling contracts involving North Korean minerals... READ MORE

23rd February, 2017 1901

MALAYSIA-NORTH KOREA ROW ESCALATES OVER KIM JONG-NAM


Malaysia also recalled its envoy to Pyongyang after a spat erupted when North Korean demands to hand over the body of Kim Jong-nam were rejected... READ MORE

20th February, 2017 1891

KIM JONG-NAM ASSASSINATION: POST-MORTEM COMPLETED ON NORTH KOREAN LEADER'S BROTHER AS KEY FEMALE SUSPECT NAMED AS 25-YEAR-OLD SITI AISYAH


Lawmakers in South Korea earlier cited their spy agency as saying it suspected two female North Korean agents had murdered Mr Kim... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 1801

KIM JONG-NAM POISONED WITH CHEMICAL SPRAY


Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett, reporting from Seoul, said The National Intelligence Service here says this is a long-standing order from the North Korean leadership... READ MORE

15th February, 2017 1650

N KOREA SAYS KIM JONG-NAM MURDER SUSPECTS 'INNOCENT'


A statement released by North Korea's embassy on Wednesday in Kuala Lumpur dismissed the police account of Kim Jong-nam's death, describing two women held as innocent ... READ MORE

22nd February, 2017 1593

MALAYSIA HUNTS FOR NORTH KOREA MURDER SUSPECTS


Authorities say Interpol aiding search for North Koreans who flew out of Malaysia on same day Kim Jong-nam was killed... READ MORE

19th February, 2017 1506

KIM JONG-NAM, THE HUNTED HEIR TO A DICTATOR WHO MET DEATH IN EXILE


But government sources said that Mr. Kim's emails sent home through North Korean embassies abroad had been leaked through hacking attacks... READ MORE

15th February, 2017 1422

KIM JONG-NAM DEATH: MALAYSIA POLICE HOLD FEMALE SUSPECT


Unnamed US government sources have said they believe he was poisoned by North Korean agents... READ MORE

15th February, 2017 1399

NORTH KOREA EMBASSY OFFICIAL WANTED OVER KIM KILLING


Malaysian police identify senior official in North Korean embassy as a suspect in the killing of Kim Jong-nam... READ MORE

22nd February, 2017 1375

KIM JONG-NAM DEATH SUSPECT 'THOUGHT SHE WAS IN TV PRANK'


'Political plot' North Korea has meanwhile demanded that Malaysia immediately release the body of Kim Jong-nam... READ MORE

18th February, 2017 1318

KIM JONG-NAM: MORE ARRESTS OVER AIRPORT POISONING


Two more suspects have been arrested in connection with the death of Kim Jong-nam, the brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, in Malaysia... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 1273

KIM WILL 'TRULY REGRET IT' IF HE THREATENS US AGAIN


See also President Trump fired another warning shot at Pyongyang early Friday..... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 1243

KIM JONG-NAM: N KOREA ACCUSES US AND S KOREA OF MURDER


North Korea has blamed the United States and South Korea for the high-profile murder of leader Kim Jong-un's estranged half-brother in a Malaysian airport... READ MORE

14th March, 2017 1181

MALAYSIA TO CHARGE WOMEN WITH MURDER OF KIM JONG-NAM


Women accused of smearing VX nerve agent on North Korean leader's half-brother to be officially charged in Malaysia... READ MORE

28th February, 2017 1122

EXCLUSIVE: KIM'S ROCKET STARS - THE TRIO BEHIND NORTH KOREA'S MISSILE PROGRAM


Kim Jong Sik and Jang are not from elite families, unlike many other senior figures in North Korea's ruling class, North Korean leadership experts say... READ MORE

26th May, 2017 1106

KIM JONG-UN FALLS OFF THE RADAR AS NORTH AND SOUTH KOREA AGREE TO TALK


One analyst called it a golden opportunity for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to test North Korea's willingness, at the highest levels, to improve shaky ties... READ MORE

5th October, 2014 1104

MALAYSIAN COURT POSTPONES KIM JONG-NAM'S MURDER HEARING


A Malaysian court postponed a hearing for two women accused of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother at Kuala Lumpur airport earlier this year... READ MORE

13th April, 2017 890

KIM JONG-NAM PLEADED FOR HIS LIFE, SAY REPORTS


North Korea killing Kim Jong-nam pleaded for his life, say reports... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 790

IF KIM JONG UN FAILS TO TURN UP ON FRIDAY, PREPARE FOR SOME EVEN CRAZIER RUMOURS


Kim Jong-un North Korea leader could be dead, ill or deposed all we know is no one really knows anything... READ MORE

9th October, 2014 766

KIM JONG-NAM MURDER CASE MOVES TO MALAYSIAN HIGH COURT


Two women charged with killing half-brother of North Korea's leader with nerve agent to be tried in high court... READ MORE

30th May, 2017 756


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