The renewed focus on economic development could be a bid to unify North Koreans and strengthen support for the leadership.
15 Nov 2017 7:22 PM
Since becoming president, Trump has engaged in an escalating war of words with Kim Jong-Un
15 Nov 2017 6:06 PM
Xi's special envoy, Song Tao, will visit North Korea to inform its leadership about the outcome of the recent national congress.
15 Nov 2017 2:48 PM
The move depicts the personality cult surrounding Mao Zedong, whose picture was in every home.
15 Nov 2017 2:02 PM
Suspect, Takahiro Shiraishi, dubbed ‘Twitter killer’, reportedly lured his victims -- aged between 15 and 26 -- by trawling social media.
15 Nov 2017 12:27 PM
More than 11 per cent of its one million residents live below the country's official poverty line, while nearly 10 per cent is Christian.
15 Nov 2017 12:01 PM
The ties between India and ASEAN have been on an upswing, particularly in the areas of trade and investment.
15 Nov 2017 11:18 AM
Duterte vowed during last year’s election campaign that he would wage an unprecedented crackdown to eradicate illegal drugs in society.
15 Nov 2017 6:51 AM
The officer appealed the court to fulfill all legal requirements and declare former PM’s sons absconders.
15 Nov 2017 6:46 AM
UN chief asks Suu Kyi to allow displaced Rohingyas to return to their homes in Myanmar.
15 Nov 2017 6:43 AM
At least 15 policemen were wounded in the coordinated assaults.
15 Nov 2017 6:32 AM
The East Asia Summit is attended by the 10 Asean nations along with nine other nations including India, China, Japan, the US, Russia and Australia.
15 Nov 2017 1:34 AM
Ms Saran said Mr Modi also mentioned India’s position on Rohingya issue at the EAS.
15 Nov 2017 1:26 AM