Who is Kim Jong Un’s ‘most beloved’ child Ju Ae and is she being primed to succeed him as North Korean leader? | World News

Kim Jong Un and his daughter Kim Ju Ae

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s daughter has appeared in public for the second time in a week. In the latest appearance, Kim Ju Ae and her father posed for photos with soldiers and missile scientists, as she was described by state media as his “most beloved” or “precious” child. The comments appear to be … Read more

North Korea: Kim Jong Un’s sister Kim Yo Jong hurls insults at ‘idiot’ South Korean leaders over possible sanctions | World News

Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un attends wreath laying ceremony at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi. Pic: Reuters

The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has lashed out at South Korea’s government, days after it said it was considering new sanctions over the regime’s recent missile tests. Kim Yo Jong called South Korea‘s conservative president Yoon Suk Yeol and his administration “idiots who continue creating the dangerous situation”, two days after … Read more

US Seeks International Condemnation of North Korean Missile Launch at UN  

United Nations —  The United States is seeking international condemnation at the United Nations Security Council of North Korea’s latest intercontinental ballistic missile test. “We will offer another opportunity for the council to hold the DPRK accountable for its dangerous rhetoric and its destabilizing actions,” U.S. Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield said at a meeting called by … Read more

Tesla safety to be questioned during South Korean fatal crash trial – National

In an upscale Seoul neighborhood two years ago, a white Tesla Model X smashed into a parking lot wall. The fiery crash killed a prominent lawyer – a close friend of South Korea‘s president. Prosecutors have charged the driver with involuntary manslaughter. He blames Tesla. Read more: Over 321K Tesla vehicles recalled from U.S. markets … Read more

Qatar World Cup Opening Ceremony: Watch, live stream Korean pop star Jung Kook of BTS perform, show start time

It’sfinally World Cup time. The greatest tournament in soccer is set to kick off with Qatar hosting the FIFA World Cup on Sunday, November 20. But before Qatar and Ecuador take the pitch, the opening ceremonies need to commence. Not only will they showcase the best of the 32 countries taking part in the tournament, … Read more

Qatar World Cup Opening Ceremony: Watch, live stream Korean pop star Jung Kook of BTS perform, start time

It’sfinally World Cup time. The greatest tournament in soccer is set to kick off with Qatar hosting the FIFA World Cup on Sunday, November 20. But before Qatar and Ecuador take the pitch, the opening ceremonies need to commence. Not only will they showcase the best of the 32 countries taking part in the tournament, … Read more

Australia among APEC nations condemning North Korean missile test

A group photo of Kamala Harris, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Highlights The US has convened a meeting on the sidelines of the APEC summit. They discussed North Korea’s move to test-fire a missile capable of reaching the United States. Anthony Albanese says North Korea’s actions threaten the security of the Indo-Pacific region. US Vice President Kamala Harris called an emergency gathering of several allies on … Read more

Australia among APEC leaders condemning North Korean missile test

A group photo of Kamala Harris, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Highlights The US has convened a meeting on the sidelines of the APEC summit. They discussed North Korea’s move to test-fire a missile capable of reaching the United States. Anthony Albanese says North Korea’s actions threaten the security of the Indo-Pacific region. US Vice President Kamala Harris called an emergency gathering of several allies on … Read more

South Korean adoptees demand probe claiming rights abuses and profiteering | World News

Peter Moller, fourth from left, attends a press conference with a group of South Korean adoptees in Seoul

A group of South Korean adoptees in Europe are urging authorities to investigate their adoptions that they say were based on falsified documents and involved rights abuses. About 200,000 South Koreans were adopted overseas in the past decades, mostly in the 1970 and 80s and mainly to white parents in the US and Europe. Critics … Read more

Biden, Japan, S. Korea Unified in Response to North Korean Threats 

PHNOM PENH —  U.S. President Joe Biden and the leaders of Japan and South Korea met in Phnom Penh, where they vowed a united stance over threats posed by North Korea’s ballistic missile and nuclear programs. The three leaders held talks on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit in Cambodia where regional leaders gathered … Read more