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N. Korea threatens to scrap family reunion with South

Seoul - North Korea has threatened to cancel a reunion for families separated by the Korean War, after "reckless" remarks by South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme and human rights record.

Anniversary North Korea rocket launch 'unlikely': U.S. experts

Seoul - Recent satellite images suggest that speculation North Korea will launch a satellite rocket on or before a key political anniversary next month is probably unfounded, US experts said Friday.

N. Korea blames 'evil' U.S. for Europe's migrant crisis

Seoul - North Korea on Thursday offered its verdict on the migrant emergency facing Europe, blaming the "evil empire" United States for triggering the continent's worst refugee crisis since World War II.

U.S., South Korea allies discuss N.Korea's nuclear, missile threat

Seoul - Senior South Korean and US defence officials met in Seoul on Wednesday for talks focused on responding to the possibility of an imminent North Korean rocket launch and later nuclear test.

Divided Koreans record messages of pain and regret

Seoul - "I miss you so much," 70-year-old Kim Ik-Je tells the long-lost brother he knows he will almost certainly never see.

N. Korea 'hot cell' unit could mean better, larger nuclear bombs: U.S. experts

Seoul - North Korea could be separating isotopes used to manufacture sophisticated and more powerful nuclear bombs, US experts warned Wednesday, after Pyongyang announced its main atomic weapons complex was fully operational.

U.S. warns against 'provocation' after N. Korea confirms reactor restart

Seoul - The United States Tuesday urged North Korea to refrain from "irresponsible provocation" after the communist state confirmed the restarting of a nuclear reactor seen as its main source of weapons-grade plutonium.

S.Korea warns rocket launch by North would be 'serious' provocation

Seoul - South Korea warned North Korea on Tuesday against a possible long-range rocket launch, saying it would be deemed a ballistic missile test and a "serious" provocation violating UN resolutions.

N. Korea hints at possible rocket launch

Seoul - North Korea hinted Monday at a possible satellite launch, fuelling speculation that it might attempt to fire a long-range rocket to coincide with a key political anniversary next month.

S. Korean gets 12 years for knife attack on US ambassador

Seoul - The South Korean man behind a shocking knife attack that left the US ambassador in Seoul needing 80 stitches to a deep gash on his face, was convicted of attempted murder on Friday and jailed for 12 years.

Signs North Korea may be expanding plutonium output: U.S. think tank

Seoul - Stepped up activity at North Korea's main nuclear complex could point to fresh plutonium production to expand its nuclear weapons stockpile, a US think tank said Wednesday.

North, South Korea to hold family reunion in October

Seoul - North and South Korea agreed Tuesday to hold a reunion for families separated by the Korean War -- the fruit of a deal struck last month after cross-border tensions came close to boiling over into outright conflict.

North, South Korea begin family reunion talks

Seoul - North and South Korean Red Cross officials kicked off talks Monday on organising a rare and emotional reunion for families separated by the Korean War.

Search on for eight missing after South Korea boat capsize

Seoul - South Korean coastguard and navy vessels, backed by rescue aircraft, were still searching on Monday for eight people missing after a fishing charter boat capsized, leaving 10 passengers dead.The 9.

Ten die, eight missing, as S. Korea fishing boat capsizes

Seoul - At least ten people died and eight are missing after a South Korean fishing charter boat capsized, the coastguard said Sunday, while three survived after clinging to the wreckage for 10 hours.The 9.

Korean reunions running out of time

Seoul - There is a lot of sympathetic shouting going on at the call centre, with volunteers bellowing down phone lines at elderly people, checking their contact details ... checking they are still alive.

L.A.Lakers allows Jordan Clarkson to play for Gilas Pilipinas

Fil-Am NBA player Jordan Clarkson has been granted permission by the L.A. Lakers to play for Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA Asia Championship from Sept. 23 to Oct. 3 in Changsha, China.

N. Korea negotiator hails 'turning-point' for ties with South

Seoul - One of the two North Korean negotiators involved in recent crisis talks with South Korea spoke Thursday of a "dramatic turning-point" for relations between the two countries.

Flash floods kill 40 people in N. Korea: Red Cross

Seoul - Flash floods caused by heavy rain killed 40 people in North Korea's northeastern border area over the weekend, the International Federation of the Red Cross said Wednesday.

South Korea, U.S. say North military easing off war-footing

Seoul - The North Korean military is slowly easing its battle-readiness posture, South Korean and US officials said Wednesday after Seoul and Pyongyang secured a deal allowing them to step back from the brink of an armed clash.
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