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Gold at 30,000 on N Korea's missile launch over Japan

Silver followed suit to recapture the Rs 41,000-mark by climbing Rs 900 to Rs 41,100 per kg.

29 Aug 2017 3:19 PM

Shinzo Abe, Trump agree to hike pressure on North Korea

President Donald Trump made a very strong commitment that the United States is with Japan 100 percent, Abe quoted Trump as saying.

29 Aug 2017 9:59 AM

North Korea's 'reckless' missile launch over Japan escalates tension

South Korea's military didn't immediately confirm whether the North Korean missile was fired from Pyongyang's airport.

29 Aug 2017 9:23 AM

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un starting to respect US, claims Donald Trump

Tensions between North Korea and the United States and its allies soared last month after Pyongyang tested two long-range missile.

23 Aug 2017 10:29 AM

North Korea says Trump known for tweeting ego-driven thoughts

The agency's comments came hours after North Korea's military issued its standard fiery threats over ongoing joint military exercises.

22 Aug 2017 6:11 PM


North Korea issues trademark fiery rhetoric over US-South Korea drills

North Korea routinely issues such warlike rhetoric or conducts weapons tests to respond to the US-South Korean exercises.

22 Aug 2017 8:27 AM

China urges to suspend US-South Korea joint military drills

Beijing has pleaded for a resumption of long-dormant six-nation talks to peacefully resolve the nuclear crisis.

21 Aug 2017 3:40 PM

Amid North Korea tensions, US-South Korea begin joint military drills

Only weeks ago it said it was considering firing a salvo of missiles towards the US Pacific territory of Guam.

21 Aug 2017 10:45 AM

North Korea delays Guam missile firing, waits to see what Washington does

North Korea has continued to develop its nuclear and missile programs to ward off perceived US hostility.

17 Aug 2017 8:43 AM

Washington says open to talk if North Korea ready to disarm: Rex Tillerson

Tillerson would not go into more detail as to how N Korea could demonstrate a commitment to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

16 Aug 2017 8:26 AM


If N Korean missile hits Guam, war could escalate very quickly: Mattis

North Korea last week said it was drawing up plans to test-fire four missiles that would fly toward Guam but splash into the sea.

15 Aug 2017 3:42 PM

Guam officials ecstatic as N Korea holds off missile threat towards US

Kim had examined plans to fire missiles near Guam, but made no move towards an immediate strike, Korean Central News Agency reported.

15 Aug 2017 3:06 PM

Guam residents pray for peace after N Korea missile threats

Despite Guam having become the center of a threatened showdown between the US and nuclear-armed North Korea, many said they were unfazed.

13 Aug 2017 2:00 PM

Canadian pastor returns home after release from N Korean prison

Hyeon Soo Lim, was arrested in Jan 2015 on charges of subversive activities against the N Korean regime, an accusation denied by Ottawa. 

13 Aug 2017 9:42 AM


Top US commander feels India can play a role in defusing North Korean crisis

Early this year, India suspended its trade links with North Korea, a move which was praised by the Trump administration.

12 Aug 2017 2:58 PM

Take cover, avoid bomb flash: Guam issues nuclear guidelines

Guam is home to about 163,000 people and a US military base that includes a submarine squadron, an air base and a Coast Guard group.

12 Aug 2017 10:58 AM

'Fire and fury’ warning to N Korea maybe ‘wasn't tough enough’: Trump

Earlier on Thursday, Pyongyang said it was readying plans to launch missiles towards the Pacific territory of Guam.

11 Aug 2017 2:23 PM

As tensions soar, South Korean media urge nuclear arms

The South, which hosts US 28,500 troops on its soil to defend it from the North, is banned from building its own nuclear weapons.

11 Aug 2017 12:51 PM

China protests after US warship sails near South China Sea

The freedom of navigation operation was the third of its kind carried out by the United States since Prez Trump took office in January.

11 Aug 2017 11:54 AM