South Korean soldier killed in artillery drill

Seoul, Aug 18 A South Korean soldier was killed today and six others injured in an explosion during an artillery firing drill, reports said.Seven servicemen were taken to hospital after the blast at...

Aug 18, 2017 3:11 PM | Newsscroll

Prepared militarily, will act if N Korea launches missile: US

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 18 The US has warned North Korea that it was prepared to meet any eventuality and will take "immediate specific actions" if Pyongyang launches a missile attack against...

Aug 18, 2017 1:25 PM | Newsscroll

US general pledges to defend Japan from North Korean attack

Tokyo, Aug 18 America's top military official reiterated today his country's pledge to defend Japan against a North Korean missile attack, as western Japan carried out a test of an emergency alert...

Aug 18, 2017 1:14 PM | Newsscroll

North Korea media grade South's Moon a 'fail'

Seoul, Aug 18 North Korea's top state newspaper gave the South's President Moon Jae-In a "fail" grade today for his first 100 days in office, dismissing his proffered olive branches as...

Aug 18, 2017 9:11 AM | Newsscroll

US, Japan to advance security, defence cooperation with India,

S Korea and AustraliaBy Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 17 The US and Japan have agreed to advance their multilateral security and defence cooperation with countries like India, South Korea and Australia...

Aug 18, 2017 1:10 AM | Newsscroll

US: War would be 'horrific' but NKorea nukes 'unimaginable'

Beijing, Aug 17 A military solution to the North Korean missile threat would be "horrific" but allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear attack on the United States is...

Aug 17, 2017 8:03 PM | Newsscroll

Govt notifies rules for safeguard probes against South Korea

New Delhi, Aug 17 The government has come out with a set of procedures to start investigations aimed at imposing safeguard duty against import from South Korea, with which India has a free trade...

Aug 17, 2017 3:13 PM | Newsscroll

First US crude oil shipment to reach India next month

(Eds: Updating with fresh inputs)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 17 The first shipment of American crude oil worth USD 100 million will reach India next month, with US President Donald Trump promising...

Aug 17, 2017 1:40 PM | Newsscroll

No war on Korean Peninsula: South Korea's Moon

Seoul [South Korea], August 17 :South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said there "will be no war on the Korean Peninsula ever again" and added that the United States will not take unilateral...

Aug 16, 2017 2:43 PM | Newsscroll

US: War would be 'horrific' but NKorea nukes 'unimaginable'

Beijing, Aug 17 The top US military officer said today a military solution to the North Korean missile threat would be "horrific" but allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear...

Aug 17, 2017 12:55 PM | Newsscroll