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US knew all about Sony Pictures hack attack as it infiltrated North Korea's computers in 2010  Jan 20, 12:16 pm
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A report has said that the United States knew all along that North Korea was behind the hack attack on Sony Pictures as it had secretly breached the country's computer networks in 2010.
China establishes citizen militia to better guard border with North Korea  Jan 17, 3:08 pm
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): China has established citizen militias in order to better guard the border with North Korea.
Margaret Cho slams 'haters' criticism' over Golden Globe jokes  Jan 13, 2:48 pm
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Margaret Cho has responded to all the criticism she received for her jokes in the 2015 Golden Globes Award by saying that she is of mixed North/South Korean descent and if some imprisons, starves and brainwashes her people, they would get made fun of by her.
South Korea open to talks with North 'without setting pre-conditions'  Jan 13, 11:01 am
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Signaling her intention to end the stand-off between North and South Korea, South Korean President Park Geun-hye has expressed her willingness to hold talks with North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un without setting pre-conditions but added that the nation should take "sincere" steps towards "denuclearisation."
Kim Jong-un to open restaurant in Scotland  Jan 12, 11:43 am
London, Jan 12 (ANI): North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is reportedly planning to open a new restaurant in UK.
North Korea to halt nuclear testing only if U.S. scraps military drills planned with South Korea  Jan 12, 9:53 am
London, Jan 12 (ANI): North Korea has said to the United States that it would halt nuclear testing if Washington cancels its military drill plans with South Korea in 2015.
Kim Jong-un demands more 'poo' on birthday  Jan 9, 5:57 pm
London, Jan 09 (ANI): North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un reportedly demanded a pile of manure on his birthday.
FBI blames North Korea for 'sloppy' hack attack on Sony Pictures  Jan 8, 10:37 am
London, Jan 08 (ANI): The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has said that it is confident that North Korea was behind the hack attack on Sony Pictures last year because the hackers "got sloppy."
South Korea claims Pyongyang on brink of making 'deliverable nuclear devices'  Jan 7, 1:35 pm
London, Jan -7 (ANI): South Korea's defence ministry has claimed that North Korea has finished "miniaturizing" nuclear devices that would allow them to be fitted on the tip of a long-range missile which could then be launched to reach South Korea or even the United States.
Sony hack: North Korea condemns U.S. sanctions as hostile  Jan 5, 10:55 am
London, Jan 05 (ANI): North Korea has condemned the new U.S. sanctions against the country following a cyber attack on Sony, as hostile and inflammatory.
N. Korea blackmailed high-ranking foreigners into acting in country's favour using honeytrap girls  Jan 4, 5:22 pm
London, Jan 04 (ANI): Former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il reportedly initiated a honeytrap programme, where female agents were sent to seduce high-ranking foreign visitors and become pregnant by their lovers in order to blackmail them into acting in favour of the nation.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's sister marries high ranking official  Jan 3, 4:37 pm
New York, Jan 03 (ANI): North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's sister has married the son of one of the nation's most influential officials, said reports.
Sony hack: U.S. authorizes new sanctions on North Korea   Jan 3, 12:55 pm
London, Jan 03 (ANI): The United States has imposed new sanctions on North Korea as a response to the country's "provocative, destabilizing and repressive actions" in Sony Pictures' cyberattack incident, said the White House.
South Korean activist to drop DVDs of "The Interview" into North Korea via balloons  Jan 2, 3:14 pm
Washington, Jan 02 (ANI): A South Korean activist is planning to balloon drop DVD's of Sony's "The Interview" movie in North Korea.
Security firm claims Sony hack masterminded by former employee  Dec 31, 11:16 am
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): According to a security firm, that rejects the FBI's claim on Sony hack incident that North Korea was responsible, the cyberattack was masterminded by a former Sony employee.
North Korea criticizes Obama as 'a monkey' for internet disruption before The Interview release  Dec 28, 11:15 am
London, Dec 28 (ANI): North Korea has condemned the U.S. President Barack Obama describing him as "reckless" in his actions like "a monkey in a tropical forest" over the net outage in the country two days before the release of the controversial comedy The Interview.
U.S., South Korea, Japan to sign trilateral pact to tackle North Korea's nuclear threats  Dec 27, 12:14 pm
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): The United States, South Korea and Japan will sign a trilateral pact next week to deal with North Korea's nuclear and missile threats, said Seoul officials.
Sony hack: Russia supports North Korea calling The Interview 'aggressive and scandalous'  Dec 26, 11:03 am
New York, Dec 26 (ANI): Russia has offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal and the release of the controversial comedy The Interview saying that the film was "aggressive and scandalous".
Sony to finally screen The Interview in more than 200 theaters in U.S. on Christmas  Dec 24, 10:50 am
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Sony authorities have said that The Interview, a comedy film about North Korea will now be screened on more than 200 theaters in the United States tomorrow after its Christmas launch got cancelled earlier due to major cyber attacks and threats against U.S. cinema goers.
Sony hack: Chinese minister tells U.S. it opposes 'all forms of cyber attacks and cyber terrorism'  Dec 23, 10:27 am
London, Dec 23 (ANI): China's foreign minister Wang Li has said to the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry that China is "against all forms of cyber attacks and cyber terrorism" while the two discussed the Sony Pictures' hack.
Sony hack: U.S. unlikely to be behind North Korean Internet disruption  Dec 23, 10:27 am
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): The President of CloudFlare, a performance and security company, has said that if North Korea's Internet disruption was an attack, it is highly unlikely that the United States was behind it.
Obama says US considering putting N Korea back on terror list  Dec 22, 3:25 pm
London, Dec 22 (ANI): In the wake of last month's cyber attack on Sony, US President Barack Obama has said that the United States is contemplating putting North Korea back on its list of terrorism sponsors.
Sony hack: North Korea warns U.S.` `citadels` would be attacked  Dec 22, 11:29 am
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): North Korea has warned the United States that's its "citadels" would be attacked and accused the government of being behind the creation of the movie The Interview.
China accuses U.S. of 'cultural arrogance' for making fun of Kim Jong-un in The Interview  Dec 22, 11:28 am
Washington, Dec 22(ANI): China has for the first time commented on the Sony Pictures' hack and The Interview saying that hacking should be definitely opposed but the depiction of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the movie only shows U.S.' "senseless cultural arrogance".
Sony hack won't stop satirical video game depicting Kim Jong-un   Dec 21, 2:28 pm
Wellington, Dec 21 (ANI): The creator of a satirical video game "Glorious Leader" that depicts North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as a gun-toting, unicorn-riding hero has said that he does not plan to cancel his creation after a cyber attack and threats of violence against Sony Picture that the FBI has attributed to North Korea.