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Japan, N Korea in 2nd day of abduction talks

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The second and final day of talks was underway Wednesday between North Korean and Japanese officials assessing progress into an investigation of the fates of Japanese [...]
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Korea spy agency says it has solved the mystery of Kim Jong Un’s 6-week public absence

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s spy agency said Tuesday it has solved the mystery of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s 6-week public absence, which set off a frenzy of wild [...]
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UN human rights report says it’s time to hold N Korea to account – in court

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

The United Nations’ point man on North Korea’s human rights violations called Tuesday for Pyongyang to be referred to the International Criminal Court on charges [...]
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Prison camp escapee: N Korea won’t change its repressive ways

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

In North Korea’s utopian society, the very words “human rights” do not need to exist – because it’s so perfect, the regime maintains. The North [...]
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Korea investigates reports of ‘invasion tunnels’ from North

Korea investigates reports of ‘invasion tunnels’ from North

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

Claims by retired general that North Korea has bored 84 routes beneath the fortified border dismissed in official report South Korea has dismissed claims by a retired general [...]
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Two Koreas rule out high-level talks this week

Two Koreas rule out high-level talks this week

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North and South Korea on Wednesday effectively ruled out the resumption of high-level talks this week, with each side accusing the other of undermining an agreement to get [...]
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Seoul: N. Korea’s Kim Jong Un had ankle surgery

Seoul: N. Korea’s Kim Jong Un had ankle surgery

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s spy agency believes it has solved the mystery of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s 6-week public absence that set off a frenzy of global [...]
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N Korea researching sea-based missiles: US think-tank

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korea has built a test facility that may be intended to develop a marine-based ballistic missile launch capability, using submarines or surface vessels, a US think-tank [...]
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Korea’s president warns of long-term economic stagnation risk

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye warned the economy is at risk of falling into long-term stagnation and urged for speedier handling of economic law bills in parliament. [...]
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N Korean leader Kim Jong-Un underwent ankle operation to remove cyst

N Korean leader Kim Jong-Un underwent ankle operation to remove cyst

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Business-standard | 6:00 AM

A lawmaker has said that North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un who went missing from public view for about six weeks, underwent a surgery to get a cyst removed from his left ankle. [...]
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Japan and N Korea meet over abductions

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Japanese and North Korean officials held talks in Pyongyang for the first time in 10 years on Tuesday, meeting to assess progress into North Korea’s investigation into [...]
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UPDATE 2-Korea’s president warns of long-term economic stagnation risk

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye warned the economy is at risk of falling into long-term stagnation and urged for speedier handling of economic law bills in parliament. [...]
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DPRK says holding high-level talks depends on Korea

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Wednesday that whether to hold the high-level inter-Korean talks depends on South Korea, according to [...]
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Korea’s Export Weakness Puzzles Economists

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s exports to China have underperformed Taiwan’s this year, leaving economists scratching their heads. Both countries exports to China are similar: [...]
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N Korea leader Kim Jong-un had ankle surgery to remove cyst

30-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

SOUTH Korea’s spy agency says it has solved the mystery of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s six-week public absence, which set off a frenzy of wild speculation [...]
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