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N Korea 'agrees to restart talks with South'
Seoul says Pyongyang has expressed "willingness" to restart dialogue between late October and early November.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 18:04 GMT
N Korean officials in rare visit to South
Trip by Kim Jong-un's top aides comes as speculation mounts about his health after he is not seen in public for a month.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2014 12:28 GMT
N Korea: All in the family
The family-orientated nature of North Korean politics is likely to become even more pronounced under Kim Jong Un.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 07:57 GMT
N Korea's military hardware eyed at parade
To mark war anniversary, North Korea holds first military parade since successful launch of long-range rocket.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 10:57 GMT
Report: China wants N Korea focus on economy
Message conveyed to Kim Jong-un's envoy during apparent fence-mending visit against backdrop of tensions on peninsula.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 22:36 GMT
N Korea willing to take 'positive steps'
Top North Korean envoy meets China's Xi Jinping in an apparent effort to mend fences between Pyongyang and Beijing.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 18:38 GMT
North Korea sends special envoy to China
Choe Ryong-Hae, director of Korean People's Army politburo and special envoy to Kim Jong-Un, flew to China on Wednesday.
Last updated: 22 May 2013 03:05 GMT
Defiant N Korea marks death of 'Dear Leader'
Nation pays respects to Kim Jong-il one year after his death, and days after launch of controversial long-range rocket.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 00:00 GMT
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