N. Korean leader guides joint military drill

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un guided a joint military drill to highlight improved combat readiness, the country's official news agency said Sunday, amid the North's repeated threats of retaliation against a recent United Nations...

Women to outnumber men in South Korea in 2015, working age

Women will outnumber men in South Korea next year, while the country's working age population will reach its peak in 2016 before falling, a government forecast showed Sunday.The future population estimate by Statistics Korea predi...

N. Korea again vows to bolster war deterrence over U.N. resolution

North Korea denounced the United States Saturday for getting the United Nations to adopt a resolution that calls for the referral of its top leaders to international justice over its dire human rights records, vowing to bolster it...

N. Korea again vows to bolster war deterrence over U.N. resolution

North Korea bashed the United States for its alleged role in adopting the United Nations' resolution condemning the North's dire human rights situation, vowing to bolster war deterrence to counter "hostile powers."   Earlier thi...