A fire forced a flight from North Korean flag-carrier Air Koryo to land in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang on Friday, China's Xinhua News Agency reported.
North Korea's economy contracted for the first time in five years in 2015, the South's central bank said Friday, undermining leader Kim Jong Un's stated policy of simultaneous military and economic development.
Children cool themselves off in a public water fountain in downtown Seoul, Friday, July 22. A heat wave warning was issued in South Korea as temperatures soared above 35 degrees Celsius.
Several thousand South Koreans staged an angry protest Thursday against the planned deployment of a U.S. anti-missile system near their hometown, but President Park Geun-hye insisted the move was a national security imperative.
North Korea said Wednesday its latest ballistic missile tests had trialed detonation devices for possible nuclear strikes on U.S. targets in South Korea and were personally monitored by supreme leader Kim Jong Un.
North Korea said Wednesday its latest ballistic missile tests trialled detonation devices for possible nuclear strikes on US targets in South Korea and were personally monitored by supreme leader Kim Jong-Un.
North Korea on Tuesday fired three ballistic missiles into its eastern sea in an apparent protest of South Korea's decision to allow the deployment of an advanced U.S. missile defense system in the country, Seoul officials said.
Performers wave flags during the South Korean Olympic team's inaugural ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, July 19. The Summer Olympic Games will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5. South Korean team aims to rank in the top 10 competing nations in the medal tally.
South Korea says North Korea has fired three ballistic missiles into its eastern sea, eight days after Pyongyang warned of a "physical counter-action" against the South over its decision to deploy an advanced missile defense system to better cope with North Korean threats.
A senior South Korean prosecutor has been arrested for allegedly pocketing millions of dollars following shady stock transaction deals with a leading online game maker, officials said Monday.