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N Korea claims more progress in missile development

N Korea claims more progress in missile development

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea said Thursday that it had successfully conducted a high-powered, solid-fuel rocket engine test, which if confirmed would be a major step forward in boosting its [...]
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Seoul court dismisses lawsuit by N Korea leader’s aunt

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Seoul court said on Thursday it had dismissed a defamation suit filed by the US-based aunt of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un against three defectors now living in South [...]
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N Korean leader claims solid-fuel rocket success

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has claimed an “historic” advance in the country’s nuclear strike capability with the successful test of a solid-fuel rocket [...]
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Korean military told to prepare for North’s ‘provocations’

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

President Park’s government tells civilians to be ‘prepared for any contingency’ as Pyongyang steps up the threats The South Korean president on Thursday [...]
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N. Korea leader boosts military-related public activity this year

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has noticeably increased military-related public activity this year in the latest expression of the North’s jitters over tougher UN [...]
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UN rights team will seek to hold N Korea laders to account

UN rights team will seek to hold N Korea laders to account

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The UN Human Rights Council on Thursday voted to create an expert group to explore legal pathways to hold North Korea’s leadership accountable for widespread and [...]
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Korea, France vow to jointly tackle N.K. provocations, human rights

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

rights abuses as they marked a key anniversary in their bilateral ties. At a forum celebrating 130 years of diplomatic relations, Foreign minister Yun Byung-se and his French [...]
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UN experts to investigate rights abuses in N Korea

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Israel National News | 6:00 AM

The UN Human Rights Council on Wednesday voted to create an expert group that will be tasked with exploring legal pathways to hold North Korea’s leadership accountable [...]
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S. Korea welcomes adoption of new UN human rights resolution on N. Korea

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

The Foreign Ministry on Thursday welcomed a UN human rights panel’s adoption of a North Korea human rights resolution that calls for instituting an expert group to [...]
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N Korea claims successful rocket engine test boosts capability – KCNA

N Korea claims successful rocket engine test boosts capability – KCNA

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea, supervised by leader Kim Jong Un, successfully tested a solid-fuel rocket engine that increased power of the reclusive state’s ballistic rockets, North [...]
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N Korea threatens to kill Korean president

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

North Korea released a video showing a simulation of South Korea’s presidential residence, Blue House, exploding. The provocative video was part of a larger message [...]
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Park vows to ratchet up pressure on N. Korea

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

President Park Geun-hye pledged Wednesday to put pressure on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programmes as Pyongyang threatened to turn South Korea’s [...]
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UN sets up group to pursue crimes by N Korea

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | RTE | 6:00 AM

The United Nations Human Rights Council has set up a group of independent experts to study how to bring to justice perpetrators of crimes against humanity committed by North [...]
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N. Korea sends ‘message of sympathy’ for Brussels attacks

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s ceremonial leader Kim Yong-nam sent “a message of sympathy” to Belgium on Wednesday for the deadly terrorist attacks in its capital a day [...]
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Korea to partner in Maritime India Summit

25-Mar-2016 Intellasia | Economictimes | 6:00 AM

With South Korea – a world leader in shipbuilding – as the partner, India will launch mega ‘Maritime India Summit’ in Mumbai between April 14-16 [...]
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