North Korea

    6 days, 2 hours, 18 minutes ago

    American prisoner in North Korea 'in good health'

    An American man recently sentenced by North Korea to six years of hard labour says he is digging in fields eight hours a day and being kept in isolation, but that so far his health is not deteriorating.

    84 days, 7 hours, 29 minutes ago

    North Korean leader limps at event

    North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un has been shown on state media walking to his seat for a memorial event with a noticeable limp.

    91 days, 6 hours, 58 minutes ago

    North Korea fires more missiles

    North Korea has fired two short-range projectiles into waters off its east coast, South Korean officials said, on the eve of Chinese president Xi Jinping’s talks in Seoul expected to focus on the North’s nuclear weapons programme.