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Trump Accepts North's Kim's Invite To Meet 'As Soon As Possible'

Mar 09, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Reading from a prepared statement, Chung said the North Korean leader has expressed his "eagerness to meet with President Trump as soon as possible."

Will Consider Abandoning Nuclear Weapons: North Korea

Kim and Moon would meet in late April at the fortified border village of Panmunjom for what would be only the third inter-Korean summit since the end of the 1950-53 Korean conflict.

Pakistan Is Developing New Types Of Nuclear Weapons, Warns US

Feb 14, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan continues to produce nuclear weapons and develop new types of nuclear weapons, including short-range tactical weapons, director of National Intelligence Dan Coats warned.

Scientists Move 'Doomsday Clock' Ahead To Two Minutes, Closest Since 1950s, Cite Looming Nuclear Threat, Dangerous Political Rhetoric

"In 2017, world leaders failed to respond effectively to the looming threats of nuclear war and climate change, making the world security situation more dangerous than it was a year ago - and as dangerous as it has been since World War II,"

16 January, 2018

Button War: North Korea Calls Trump Nuclear Button Boast The 'Bark Of A Rabid Dog'

Outlook Web Bureau

Trump's "button" tweet "reflects the desperate mental state of a loser," Rodong Sinmun said in its commentary, diagnosing him as "suffering from anger disorder and schizophrenia".

09 January, 2018

North Korea Agrees To Send Athletes, High Level Delegation To Winter Olympics 2018 In South Korea

Outlook Web Bureau

Seoul urged that reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War -- one of the most emotive legacies of the conflict -- be held at the same time as the Games.

07 January, 2018

Trump Says He Is Open To Talk To North Korea Leader Kim Jong Un He Once Called 'Little Rocket Man'

Outlook Web Bureau

"Sure, I always believe in talking," Trump said. "Absolutely I would do that, I wouldn't have a problem with that at all."

06 January, 2018

North Korea 'Likely' To Participate In Winter Games In South Korea

Outlook Web Bureau

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games will be held in South Korea's Pyeongchang from February 9-25.

05 January, 2018

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan Praises Kim Jong-Un For Putting Up 'Tough' Resistance Against US

Outlook Web Bureau

Addressing a CPI(M) district committee meet at Kozhikode on Wednesday, he said North Korea was showcasing a better example in defending "imperialist" forces.

02 December, 2017

North Korea Holds Mass Celebrations After Latest Missile Test

Outlook Web Bureau

North Korea on Wednesday successfully tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile, with leader Kim Jong-Un declaring his country had now achieved full nuclear statehood.


29 November, 2017

North Korea Says It Has Successfully Tested New ICBM, Capable Of 'Striking All Of US Continent'

Outlook Web Bureau

The North’s state television said on Wednesday the new ICBM was “significantly more” powerful than the previous long-range weapon the North tested.

24 November, 2017

N Korea Replaces Guards, Fortifies Border After Defection

Outlook Web Bureau

Oh made his dash over the border at Panmunjom on November 13.

14 November, 2017

North Korean Soldier Shot Six Times By Own Troops As He Defects To South

Outlook Web Bureau

An official with the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said the North's border guards fired at least 40 rounds.

14 November, 2017

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18 October, 2017

Travel Ban: US Judge Blocks Latest Version Of Donald Trump's Order

Outlook Web Bureau

The judge said the third rendition of the travel ban -- covering people from six mainly Muslim countries, as well as North Korea and some officials from Venezuela -- could not be justified under law.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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