The North Korean leader ordered his country to be ready to use its nuclear weapons at any time, according to official media.
Kim Jong Un ordered his country to be ready to use nuclear weapons "at any time" in the face of growing threats, its official media said on Friday.
Following a fourth nuclear test and long-range rocket launch, North Korean human rights is facing tighter sanctions.
Scientists claim a ginseng-based liquor causes no hangovers, according to the state-controlled Pyongyang Times.
The young ruler may be struggling to assert his authority amid rising international scrutiny, particularly from China.
Chris Torrens, senior managing director at Control Risks, says the relationship between North Korea and China is not as strong as it was in the past.
The politically-isolated country tested a hydrogen nuclear bomb, sparking outrage from the international community.
I made a mistake, says former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), explaining his comments on North Korea's leader.
President Obama will be previewing more proposals he will outline in his State of the Union address, including cybersecurity.
A U.S. official's mention of a possible China connection in the Sony hack addresses an interesting question: Did North Korea act alone and unabetted?
How does a poverty-stricken country like North Korea obtain cyber-capabilities to level a corporation the size of Sony?
Information including social security numbers of Sony Pictures employees seem to be part of the massive breach that hit the company.
Young North Koreans are coming of age amid a proliferation of black markets. This market generation just might solve the North Korea problem.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has not been seen in public for over a month. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discusses growing speculation as to his whereabouts after missing a key political meeting.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is in firm control of his government but hurt his leg taking part in a military drill. Reuters reports.
A video game that will soon be released stars North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. NBC News reports.
Andrew Gilholm, Senior Analyst for China and Korea at Control Risks, says Jang Song-thaek's execution will increase uncertainty in China over Kim Jong-un's leadership.
Joseph Naemi, Director at HBOil talks about the impact of sanctions, risks & opportunities in Mongolia and North Korea.
Troy Stangarone, Senior Director, Congressional Affairs & Trade at the Korea Economic Institute, discusses how China and South Korea can work together to denuclearize North Korea.
Richard Tanter, Professor in the School of Political and Social Studies at the University of Melbourne, says North Korea's provocative approach is hindering the process of negotiating peace in the region.