3 hrs ago
Inoki hopes to help mend Japan-N.Korea ties
Japanese lawmaker Antonio Inoki says, during his visit to Pyongyang, he wants to discuss with a senior official the abduction issue and bilateral relations.
6 hrs ago
NKorea launch pad expansion 'nearing completion'
A U.S. research institute says construction to upgrade North Korea's main rocket launch pad should be completed by fall, allowing Pyongyang to conduct a launch by year's end if it decides to do so.
14 hrs ago
Edinburgh: Channel 4 Orders North Korea Political Thriller By Matt Charman
It's Channel 4 day here in Edinburgh . CEO David Abraham is giving the annual MacTaggart speech this evening at the TV Festival, and the company earlier announced it had taken minority stakes in four British indies .
17 hrs ago
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
N. Korea insults John Kerry over his looks
In its latest personal attack on a prominent official from a rival country, North Korea on Wednesday called U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry a wolf with a "hideous lantern jaw."
Wed Aug 20, 2014
DPRK's Counteraction for Self-defence Will Be Put on Annual and Regular Basis: KCNA Commentary
A touch-and-go situation is prevailing on the Korean peninsula owing to the U.S.-south Korea Ulji Freedom Guardian joint military drills.
The Times of Israel
For lasting peace, target Hamas allies
Yleem D.S. Poblete, PhD is former Chief of Staff to the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Foreign Affairs.
South China Morning Post
A wolf with a hideous lantern jaw': North Korea launches personal attack on John Kerry
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia, located in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering South Korea and China.
N. Korea to host int'l film festival next month
North Korea will host an international film festival in its capital next month, which the communist nation says is designed to promote exchanges and cooperation between world filmmakers.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Voice of America
US Defenseless Against North Korean EMP Threat
This composite image made available by NASA and assembled by data acquired from the Suomi NPP satellite in April and October 2012 uses the satellite's Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite , to show the U.S's lights at night.
[Editorial] Rules of decorum
Conspicuous at the memorial service in Seoul on Monday to mark the fifth anniversary of the death of former liberal President Kim Dae-jung was a wreath sent from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
DPRK Foreign Ministry Spokesman Assails U.S. State Secretary's Anti-DPRK Reckless Remarks
Pyongyang, August 18 -- A spokesman for the DPRK Foreign Ministry on Monday gave the following answer to a question put by KCNA blasting the U.S. secretary of State for openly revealing its attempt to stifle the DPRK under the pretext of "human rights issue": U.S. Secretary of State Kerry let loose a spate of invectives against the DPRK over its ... (more)
U.S. Denounced as Rogue State
Pyongyang, August 18 -- Last year, a Korean expert on international affairs commented on the UN "resolutions" calling for sanctions against the DPRK as follows: "The time will come when those countries will repent the approval of resolutions they gave in keeping with the U.S. anti-DPRK moves".
17 (5) Banned Films and What They Tell Us About the Power of Cinema
The mere idea of prohibiting a film from being seen speaks to the power of the medium to address subjects ranging from politics and social issues to religion.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Ex-NFL lineman tops bill for Pyongyang fight night
In this Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 photo, former NFL player Bob "The Beast" Sapp speaks during an interview in Tokyo.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Frequent Flyer Diplomacy and the Plane to Pyongyang
Secretary of State John Kerry needs to pay Kim Jong Un a visit. Because North Korea is muscling up and the Obama administration's "strategic patience" isn't working.
N.Korea Moves Tanks, Armored Vehicles to Chinese Border
North Korea has moved scores of tanks and armored vehicles to an Army corps near the border with China in Ryanggang Province.
America Needs More Tax Inversion
"Stop tax inversion by American corporations" is the latest war cry of American socialists.
Korea, U.S. begin joint war drill to deter N.K.
South Korea and the United States on Monday began their annual two-week joint war exercise to test and improve their joint defense posture against North Korea amid the North's stronger-than-usual threats against the drill.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Pope to Koreans: Reject Suspicion, Forge Peace
Pope Francis wrapped up his first trip to Asia on Monday by challenging Koreans -from the North and the South - to reject the "mindset of suspicion and confrontation" that cloud their relations and instead find new ways to forge peace on the war-divided peninsula.
Comfort women': Living, harrowing mark on history
Following is the first in a series of articles on Japan's wartime sexual enslavement of Asian women on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the foundation of The Korea Herald on Aug. 15. - Ed.