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North Korea rejects UN report on atrocities
A statement carried by the country's state media channel describes the UN report as "sheer lies".
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 19:38 GMT
UN finds 'crimes against humanity' in N Korea
New report will recommend an International Criminal Court investigation, the Associated Press news agency reports.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 12:22 GMT
Koreas hold rare talks to ease tensions
North expected to demand halt to South-US military drills in precursor to potential high-level meeting with Washington.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2014 10:15 GMT
North Korea's 'peace offensive': How should South Korea respond?
Despite hostile suspicions, greater effort must be made to thaw relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 10:15 GMT
Report: NK executes shamed general's family
Purge of relatives and children of Jang Sang-thaek, himself put to death, reported by South Korea's state news agency.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 04:03 GMT
NK offers olive branch after holocaust threat
Pyongyang calls for end to provocation day after warning Seoul of "unimaginable" war if it carries out army exercises.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 05:47 GMT
S Korea activists launch anti-North balloons
Pyongyang condemns aerial activism, labelling it a "foolish act of puppet warmongers" and campaigners as "human scum".
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 05:12 GMT
Rodman apologises for North Korea outburst
The former NBA star issues an apology for TV outburst, saying he had "been drinking" before interview.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 11:06 GMT
Basketball star defends gift for Kim
Dennis Rodman rebuffs criticism of decision to play exhibition match to celebrate North Korean leader's birthday.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 17:52 GMT
North Korea to hold parliamentary elections
Country announces its first elections since Kim Jong Un came to power as young leader seeks to cement his grip on power.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 06:44 GMT
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