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Kim Jong-il remembered across North Korea
Memorial of "Dear Leader" is closely watched for signs of dissent among country's leaders.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2013 11:16 GMT
North Korea marks founder's birthday
Thousands celebrate Kim Il-sung's birth in capital Pyongyang, as tensions continue over the country's nuclear programme.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2013 15:03 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
North Korea and Iran sign tech agreement
Two nations at odds with US and West over their nuclear programmes ink bilateral pact to exchange scientific resources.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2012 08:39 GMT
North Korea leader tells China economy is key
Kim Jung-un hints at reforms to Chinese delegation, saying "improving livlihoods" is his government's highest goal.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2012 12:44 GMT
North Korea expels South's workers
Staff from tourist resort told to leave as tensions mount over warship's sinking.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2010 09:58 GMT
UN resumes high-level N Korea talks
Special UN envoy leads bid to open first dialogue in six years with Pyongyang.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 09:59 GMT
North Korea marks Kim's birthday
State media hails "brilliant commander" as North marks leader's 68th birthday.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2010 05:24 GMT
N Korea 'will not return to talks'
Deputy leader says no six-party nuclear talks since no one respects Pyongyang's sovereignty.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2009 09:14 GMT
North Korea denies Kim is ill
Number two leader says there is "no problem" with health of Kim Jong-il.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2008 05:14 GMT
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