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World NewsAug 23, 2021, 12:19 PM IST
North Korea develops its own PCR equipment for COVID-19 tests: Reports
According to state media on Monday, North Korea has created its own Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment for coronavirus testing as the nation ramps up attempts to ward against more infectious new strains of the virus.
World NewsAug 3, 2021, 6:23 PM IST
Kim Jong Un spotted with a head bandage, adds speculation about his health
This is not the first time that Kim Jong Un's injuries or health issues, which have been carefully controlled by state media outlets, have come out in the public.
World NewsJun 30, 2021, 1:26 PM IST
Kim Jong Un reveals 'great crisis' in North Korea
Even though no details about the nature of the incident were given, the country's official mouthpiece, the Korean Central News Agency, quoted Kim as saying that cadres neglected important decisions for prolonged national quarantine efforts in dereliction of duty.
World NewsJun 21, 2021, 6:48 PM IST
Food crisis hits North Korea; banana costs Rs 3,335/kg and coffee powder pack retails Rs 7,381
In the latest development in North Korea, the prices of essential commodities have shot up way beyond expectations. As per reports some items like bananas cost over Rs 3000/kg and commodities like a coffee pack costs Rs 7,381.
SportsJun 9, 2021, 11:08 AM IST
Tokyo Olympics: North Korea the only team to withdraw citing COVID concerns
The Olympic Games 2020 is scheduled to be held between July 23 to August 8 in Tokyo. The organisers are struggling to get things ready on time due to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, North Korea has withdrawn from the event citing COVID concerns.
World NewsMar 25, 2021, 9:38 AM IST
North Korea provokes again, fires 2 ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan
With this launch, North Korea has effectively violated the United Nations Security Council resolutions banning it from testing ballistic missiles.
WORLDOct 23, 2020, 6:39 AM IST
Trump Vs Biden showdown: US Presidential Debate Highlights
US President Donald Trump and Democrat rival Joe Biden face off one last time at the US presidential debates ahead of the November 3 elections that will either send Trump back to the Oval office or replace him with Biden.
WORLDAug 27, 2020, 10:41 AM IST
China, North Korea on high alert after Typhoon Bavi makes landfall
China's national observatory renewed a red alert, the highest warning level, for Typhoon Bavi at 6am Thursday (August 27), which is expected to bring gales and rainstorms to northeast China.
VideoAug 26, 2020, 8:08 PM IST
North Korea Releases New Pictures of Kim Jong-Un After Coma Claim
North Korea has released new pictures of Kim Jong-Un, days after several media reports suggested the supreme leader is in coma and that his sister Kim Yo-Jong will takeover control over the national and international matters. Watch video to know more.
Weird NewsAug 19, 2020, 5:27 PM IST
North Koreans ordered to hand over pet dogs for meat amid food shortage?
Kim Jong-un has reportedly ordered citizens to hand over their pet dogs as the country struggles with food shortages amid a pandemic.
WORLDJul 27, 2020, 2:47 PM IST
Coronavirus: North Korea on alert over first suspected COVID-19 case
Whoever doesn’t wear a mask will be punished with more than three months of disciplinary labour, regardless of who they are, said a North Korean official.
WORLDMay 2, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made his first public appearance after weeks of speculation
Kim Jong Un attended the event on Friday in Sunchon, near the capital Pyongyang, after nearly three weeks of swirling rumours that the leader of the nuclear-armed nation was seriously ill or possibly dead.
WORLDApr 26, 2020, 10:58 AM IST
Japanese media reports, Kim Jong Un in 'vegetative state'
According to Japanese media reports, North Korea's top leader Kim Jong Un is reportedly to be in a 'vegetative state' as his health appears could be more serious than initially believed.
WORLDApr 21, 2020, 12:53 PM IST
Kim Jong-un gravely ill? South Korea downplays report over North Korean leader's health after surgery
Unconfirmed reports suggested that the dictator is unwell as speculation grew about his absence from the political stage.