North Korea says now not time to discuss US detainees

Seoul, Aug 15 North Korea appeared to link the fate of its US prisoners to ongoing tensions today, saying now is not the right time to discuss their release.Three Americans, accused of various...

Aug 15, 2017 3:47 PM | Newsscroll

US, North Korea maintaining back channel diplomatic talks

New York [U.S.], August 12 : Apart from issuing threats to North Korea, United States President Donald Trump's administration has been maintaining direct back-channel diplomatic talks with...

Aug 11, 2017 9:04 AM | Newsscroll

North Korea frees imprisoned Canadian pastor after years in detention

Pyongyang [North Korea], Aug 10 : North Korea has released a Canadian pastor serving a life sentence in the country after two and a half years in detention. Hyeon Soo Lim, convicted of...

Aug 09, 2017 3:19 AM | Newsscroll

US urges Americans to leave NKorea before ban takes effect

New York [U.S.A], August 3 : The United States has urged Americans currently in North Korea to leave the reclusive country before a travel ban policy takes effect on September 1. That...

Aug 02, 2017 4:59 PM | Newsscroll

US issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea

Washington, Aug 3 The United States has issued a ban prohibiting its citizens traveling to North Korea, a move triggered by the death of a US student imprisoned by Pyongyang during a tourist...

Aug 03, 2017 11:29 AM | Newsscroll

Trump admin's North Korea travel ban to take effect next month

Washington [U.S.A.], August 3 : The Trump administration's ban on U.S. citizens travelling to North Korea will take effect early next month. The proposed policy, which includes...

Aug 02, 2017 3:58 AM | Newsscroll

US sets September 1 date for start of N Korea travel ban

Washington, Aug 2 The United States today officially set a September 1 start date for a ban prohibiting its citizens from traveling to North Korea."The Department of State has determined that the...

Aug 02, 2017 6:54 PM | Newsscroll

US to exempt journalists, aid workers from NKorea travel ban

Washington, Aug 1 The Trump administration will allow American journalists, Red Cross employees and other humanitarian workers to apply for exemptions to a ban on travel to North Korea.The ban will...

Aug 01, 2017 8:52 PM | Newsscroll

Trump supports sanctions on Russia Iran, N Korea: White House

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 27 US President Donald Trump and his administration supports the imposition of tough new sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea, the White House has said a day...

Jul 27, 2017 7:44 AM | Newsscroll

N Korea official: 'We don't care' about US travel ban

Pyongyang, Jul 25 Washington's ban on US citizens travelling to North Korea will have no effect on the country's tourism industry and Pyongyang does not care about it "at all", a senior development...

Jul 25, 2017 3:33 PM | Newsscroll