North Korea's foreign minister dies

Paek Nam-sun was reportedly suffering from an unknown illness.

    Paek Nam-sun had spurned calls to return to nuclear talks [AFP]

    At that meeting, he had spurned calls to return to nuclear talks and threatened to quit the forum altogether, angry about criticism of its missile tests on July 5.
    Paek reportedly told the closed-door forum that the criticisms ran counter to the members' tradition of seeking consensus.
    It is not clear who will take his place.

    SOURCE: Agencies


    Meet the deported nurse aiding asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

    Meet the deported nurse helping refugees at the border

    Francisco 'Panchito' Olachea drives a beat-up ambulance around Nogales, taking care of those trying to get to the US.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.