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N Korea postpones family reunions with South
Tensions are raised as Pyongyang accuses Seoul of "poisoning dialogue" and "heightening the conflict".
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 06:21 GMT
Korean talks resume on Kaesong zone
Two sides meet to discuss stalemate over shared complex, a day after Seoul accuses the North Korea of cyber attacks.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 18:03 GMT
North Korea lists demands for talks
Withdrawal of UN-sanctions and end of US-South Korea military drills called for to start talks amid heightened tension.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2013 12:35 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 stages memorial service for Kim
National memorial service featuring tens of thousands of soldiers and civilians for the "dear leader" begins.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2011 04:24 GMT
North Korea names new 'supreme leader'
Hundreds of thousands pay their final respects to Kim Jong-il, as his son takes over command of the country.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2011 13:52 GMT
North Korea holds funeral for its leader
Weeping crowds line Pyongyang's streets as Kim Jong-il's coffin, escorted by his son, is taken to the national palace.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2011 15:46 GMT
North Korea prepares for Kim's funeral
Hundreds of thousands of mourners expected to be mobilised for Wednesday's event, from which foreign guests are barred.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2011 02:26 GMT
North Korean leader arrives in Russia
Kim Jong-Il to hold talks with President Dmitry Medvedev over North Korea's food crisis and its nuclear programme.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2011 08:16 GMT
Speculation over N Korea succession
Youngest son's appointment as four-star general fuels speculation that he may be the "heir apparent".
Last updated: 28 Sep 2010 15:43 GMT
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