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G-7 vows to apply ‘maximum economic pressure’ on North Korea over missile threat
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 09:44

Group of Seven finance chiefs on Thursday pledged to apply “maximum economic pressure” on North Korea over the “grave” threat ...

Malaysia halts all imports from former friend North Korea
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:23

MALAYSIA, which until recently had been one of Pyongyang's closest friends, has halted all imports from North Korea, as part of global efforts to...

EU to Press New Measures Against North Korea, Venezuela
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 05:58

European governments are preparing to raise pressure on North Korea and Venezuela, in line with the priorities of the Trump administration, even as Wa...

Nato chief believes US military action against North Korea would lead to ‘devastating consequences’
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 03:13

Military intervention against North Korea would have “devastating consequences”, Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg warned on Friday, after US Pr...

'Experienced' skydivers, customer dead in far north Queensland tragedy
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 00:39

Two instructors and a 54-year-old woman are dead after what is believed to be a mid-air collision between tandem and single skydivers at Mission Beach...

North Carolina just got off the NCAA hook after 7 years of investigation
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 21:37

A more than seven-year-old story appears to wrap up. The NCAA’s Committee on Infractions “could not conclude” academic violations at North Carol...

China’s trade with North Korea slumps as nuclear sanctions bite
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:22

China’s trade with North Korea slumped in September, amid United Nations sanctions aimed at deterring Kim Jong-un from pursuing his missile and ...

Hokkaido uses manga to educate people on how to react to any North Korea missile threat
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:38

The northern island of Hokkaido is turning to manga to instruct residents how to respond in the event of a North Korean missile launch.The prefecture ...

Volcano Erupts In Indonesia's North Sumatra
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 06:40

Mount Sinabung volcano in Karo district, Indonesia's North Sumatra province erupted earlier Thursday, spewing a column of ash two kilometres to th...

North Korean diplomat describes nukes as 'sword of justice'
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:20

MOSCOW — Russian state news agency Tass says North Korea's foreign minister has described his nation's nuclear weapons as a "sword of justice." phi...

North Korea official: Trump has 'lit the wick' of war
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:11

US President Donald Trump has "lit the wick of the war" against North Korea, a Russian state news agency quoted North Korea's foreign minister as sayi...

Pregabalin: Spending on 'new valium' greater in north
  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:16

A charity says prescribers of pregabalin need to be vigilant about a drug that was linked to 111 deaths in a year. BBC News - England

North Korea hacked US-South Korean war plans to wipe out leadership – lawmaker
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:13

North Korean hackers have stolen hundreds of classified military documents from South Korea, including a joint US-South Korean plan detailing how to e...

UN bans 4 ships from all ports for North Korea ties
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:19

The United Nations has slapped a global port ban on four ships for their dealings with North Korea, including one that was caught smuggling 30,000 Nor...

North Korea Suspected of Hacking U.S.-South Korean War Plans
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:16

North Korean hackers are believed to have stolen sensitive military secrets, including joint U.S.-South Korean plans detailing how to eliminate the Py...

North Korea crisis: US bombers conduct military drills
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:05

The military drill has been described as part of a programme of "deterrence" against North Korea. BBC News - Asia

North Korean Leader Taps Ex-Girlfriend For Top Party Post
  • Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:29

Kim Jong Un's alleged ex-girlfriend, Hyon Song-wol, was promoted to the central committee of North Korea’s ruling political party this week, Newswee...

North Korea 'hackers steal US-South Korea war plans'
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 16:15

North Korea allegedly stole secret documents last year, including a plan to kill its leader. BBC News - Asia

Huge energy potential in open ocean wind farms in the North Atlantic
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:16

Because wind speeds are higher on average over ocean than over land, wind turbines in the open ocean could in theory intercept more than five times as...

On North Korea, Mattis Advises Army to Be Ready
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:09

U.S. defense chief tells annual gathering of the Association of the U.S. Army that emphasis is for now on diplomacy and sanctions but counsels prepare...

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