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Korean War


Korea celebrates the Indian support in the Korean war

July 10, 2021 6:08 pm

An exhibition commemorates the contribution of Indian medical troops during the Korean War

From US elections to Korean War anniversary, our best original international reporting for 2020

December 21, 2020 4:58 pm

While the Covid-19 pandemic dominated headlines and our collective thinking, there were also geopolitical developments, wars, conflict, and landmark commemorations that the newsroom had a responsibility to cover and to ensure that they weren’t missed.

70 years of Korean War: PM Modi remembers India's contribution in giving medical help

June 25, 2020 7:33 pm

As a non-aligned country, India did not militarily engage in the war but gave its moral support by sending a medical unit to Korea on humanitarian grounds.

Identifying remains of US troops returned from North Korea may be challenging: experts

June 23, 2018 8:19 am

The forensic experts will face the challenge of identifying the remains. Among the techniques they could use are detective work with old photos, comparing DNA from remains to that of missing soldiers' relatives and analysis of dental work.

In Photos: Reunions between Korean families divided by war

June 22, 2018 12:50 pm

Past reunions, some televised, have often unleashed floods of tears, with face-to-face encounters ending in painful separations. The last reunions were held in 2015. The South has also sought to resume video conferences and the delivery of letters among families divided by the border.

Memories of hunger cloud North Korean refugee's hopes for Trump-Kim summit

May 11, 2018 12:54 pm

An American citizen, Jo arrived in the United States in 2008 as a refugee, one of about 200 North Korean refugees who have been resettled in here.

64 years after Korean War, North is still digging up bombs

July 24, 2017 11:30 am

North Koreans claim 400,000 bombs were dropped on Pyongyang alone during the Korean war, roughly one bomb for every resident at the time, and that only two modern buildings in the capital were left standing, US dropped 635,000 tons of bombs on Korea during the war.

South Korea suspects crashed drone from North Korea

April 02, 2014 12:50 pm

The two Koreas have been divided along the world's most heavily fortified border since the 1950-53 Korean War.

Reunited North, South Korean families hold final farewell

February 22, 2014 10:37 am

80 South Koreans met their Northern relatives for the first time after the Korean War before parting ways.

Two Koreas to hold second round of high-level talks

February 13, 2014 3:54 pm

North and South Korea to hold their second round of high-level talks on Friday 14th February.