North and South Korea exchange gunfire across border at guard post

North and South Korea exchange gunfire across border at guard post

North and South Korea exchanged gunfire around the South's guard post early on Sunday, raising tension a day after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended an almost three-week absence from public life ...

North, South Korea check work to ease tension in 'milestone' step

North, South Korea check work to ease tension in 'milestone' step

North and South Korean officials inspected work to ease tension on their militarised border on Wednesday, checking on the demolition of bunkers and probing for secret tunnels ...

North, South Korea agree to reconnect roads, rail

North, South Korea agree to reconnect roads, rail

North and South Korea agreed on Monday to begin reconnecting rail and road links, another step in an improving relationship that has raised US concern ...

`Trans Run Qatar' from south to north in December

`Trans Run Qatar' from south to north in December

A group of long distance runners from different nationalities are planning a race from the southern end of the country to the northern border in an event named "Tran Run Qatar" on December 16 and 17.

Florence batters Carolinas with torrential rain, flooding; 8 dead

Florence batters Carolinas with torrential rain, flooding; 8 dead

Tropical Storm Florence dumped "epic" amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as it trudged inland on Saturday, triggering dangerous flooding, knocking out power in nearly 900,000 homes and businesses, and causing at least eight deaths.

North and South Korea start to dismantle border speakers, fulfilling summit pledge

North and South Korea start to dismantle border speakers, fulfilling summit pledge

North and South Korea began dismantling loudspeakers that blared propaganda across their heavily fortified border on Tuesday, South Korea's defense ministry said, fulfilling a promise made at last week's historic summit.

North, South Korea fix April date for first summit in years

North, South Korea fix April date for first summit in years

North and South Korea will hold their first summit in more than a decade on April 27, South Korean officials said on Thursday, after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged his commitment ...

South Korea spy agency sees signs of planned new missile test by North

South Korea spy agency sees signs of planned new missile test by North

North Korea may be planning a new missile test, South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers on Thursday, after brisk activity was spotted at its research facilities, just days before US President Donald Trump visits Seoul.

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Ethnic Koreans living in Japan are nervously watching growing tensions over North Korea and are wary of a possible backlash against their community as Pyongyang ramps up its sabre-rattling.

US, South Korea warn defiant North against new provocation

US, South Korea warn defiant North against new provocation

South Korea and the United States agreed on Thursday on ‘swift punitive measures’ against North Korea in the event of further provocation, as a North Korean official vowed it would push ahead ...