The launches come at a delicate time in the region, with North Korea's sole major ally China set to host the Winter Olympics next month
17 Jan 2022 10:38 AM
Wednesday's test indicates that the country will press ahead with plans to build powerful, sophisticated missiles
06 Jan 2022 11:02 AM
The latest launch came after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to further bolster his military capability
05 Jan 2022 11:20 AM
A quasi-ballistic missile is one that will not follow the typical ballistic missile trajectory and is manoeuvrable during flight
23 Dec 2021 7:24 AM
The defence minister said countries that have done defence innovation are the ones who have bested their enemies and left a mark on history
15 Dec 2021 1:10 AM
The missile is capable of striking targets at ranges up to 5,000 kilometres with a very high degree of accuracy
28 Oct 2021 11:52 AM
The SLBM might have a range of up to 14,000 kms and be equipped with 10 independent guided nuclear warheads.
28 Jun 2019 10:54 PM
Russia said that for its part, it intends to continue to make all necessary efforts to prevent an arms race in outer space.
29 Mar 2019 12:59 PM
It was the first time People's Liberation Army tested the system since it received the last shipments of the weaponry from Russia in July.
27 Dec 2018 11:02 AM
The 4,000-km range missile is equipped with state of the art Avionics, fifth generation onboard computer and distributed architecture.
24 Dec 2018 2:26 AM
North Korea declared the UN steps to be an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blockade.
28 Dec 2017 1:50 AM
Houthi rebels seized the Yemeni capital Sana’a from the globally-recognised government in 2014.
20 Dec 2017 1:27 PM
Crew of 2 aircraft saw a flash, believed to be North Korea’s ballistic missile.
07 Dec 2017 3:19 AM
Aircraft taking part will be flown from eight US and South Korean military installations.
05 Dec 2017 6:53 AM
Officials insisted the dialogue wasn't centred on North Korea or anything else in particular.
01 Dec 2017 6:59 AM
The US President has threatened North Korea with “fire and fury” if it continues to work toward an ICBM capable of carrying a nuclear payload.
30 Nov 2017 5:58 AM
The nuclear-armed North test-fired Wednesday morning a missile that could bring the entire continental United States within range.
29 Nov 2017 2:33 PM
The US and South Korean military officials suspect the North might be preparing to launch missiles capable of reaching the US territory.
14 Oct 2017 1:16 PM
Swaraj met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and her Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Monday on the sidelines of ongoing UNGA session.
19 Sep 2017 10:36 AM
Trump’s comment, a day after Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile over Japan that drew UN and other international condemnation.
31 Aug 2017 9:40 AM