North Korea slams UN nuclear agency as 'marionette' of West
North Korea has accused the UN agency responsible for regulating atomic energy of being a puppet of hostile countries after a new report said the isolated nation's nuclear weapons stockpile was breaking international law.
North Korean justice system treats people as 'less than animals': HRW
Torture, humiliation and coerced confessions are rampant in North Korea's pretrial detention system which treats people as worth "less than an animal", a rights group said Monday in a report on the country's opaque legal processes.
North Korea's Kim says no coronavirus cases in his country
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told the audience at a military parade Saturday that he was grateful "not a single person" in the North
North Korea's Kim orders 80-day 'battle' to boost economy
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered a nationwide drive to boost the ailing economy ahead of a key party congress in January, state media reported Tuesday.
North Korea flouting nuclear sanctions: UN report
North Korea is violating international sanctions aimed at curbing its nuclear programme by exceeding a cap on petroleum imports and sending its workers overseas, including a former Juventus footballer, the United Nations said.
Kim Jong Un 'very sorry' over killing of South Korean, Seoul says
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un issued a rare apology Friday over what he described as the "unexpected and disgraceful" killing of a South Korean at sea, Seoul's presidential office said.
North Korea issues shoot-to-kill orders to prevent virus: US
North Korean authorities have issued shoot-to-kill orders to prevent the coronavirus entering the country from China, according to the commander of US forces in the South.
'Severe' punishment for North Korea officials after typhoon casualties
North Korea has pledged severe punishment for local officials it says failed to protect residents from a typhoon which caused a "serious incident" with dozens of casualties, the ruling party's newspaper reported.