Italian Delegation of Lawmakers Feted
The Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea gave a reception in honor of the visiting delegation of lawmakers from various political parties of Italy at Pyongyang Koryo Hotel Tuesday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
North Korea Gets Gnarly With New Surf Destination
Korea International Travel Company, North Korea 's tourism bureau, recently announced that a handful of resorts along its 1,550-mile coastline will host four-day and five-night packages for those who like to hang ten.
New North Korean launch site near completion: think-tank
North Korea will be able to test longer-range rockets at its new launch site before the end of this year, a US think-tank has said.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
N. Korea calls Kerry 'wild dog with hideous lantern jaw'
PanARMENIAN.Net - In its latest personal attack on a prominent official, North Korea has called U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry a wild dog with a "hideous lantern jaw," the Associated Press reports.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Surprise! Even North Koreans download porn
Yes, the internet does exist in North Korea -- it's just that most users are trapped within the country's virtual confines, unable to access most websites outside their ISP's walled garden.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Voice of America
Pope Francis Welcomed by South Korean Leaders, North Korean Rockets
Pope Francis is visiting South Korea , where he will honor martyrs who helped bring Catholicism to that country.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Imaging Resource
"Enter Pyongyang" shows North Korea's capital in a...
North Korea is one of the last mysterious places in the world, characterized mostly by its reclusiveness and frequent provocative rhetoric.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
South Korea proposes talks with North on...
South Korea on Monday proposed a fresh round of high-level talks with North Korea to discuss another possible reunion for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Fly Through Pyongyang With This Gorgeous...
Timelapse videos of mega-cities like New York have become something of a viral video clich in recent years .
Tue Aug 05, 2014
North Korea's Secret Statue Factory
Did the Hermit Kingdom's Soviet-style Kim Jong-il statue catch your eye? You're in luck! The art studio-cum-propaganda factory is taking international orders.
The Baltimore Sun
Canadian-run cafe on China-North Korean border was Christian hangout: sources
A coffee shop in China run by a Canadian couple who are being investigated for threatening national security openly displayed bibles and was known as a meeting point for foreign Christians in the area, people who have been to the cafe on the border with North Korea said on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
[Super Rich] Hyundai chairwoman continues to bet on North
Despite Hyundai Group's declining profit, chairwoman Hyun Jeong-eun appears determined to push forward with the group's long-term plans for capitalizing on inter-Korean economic cooperation projects - namely tours to Mount Geumgangsan that were suspended under the former administration when a South Korean tourist was shot dead by a North Korean ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
In South Korea, about 200 people - South Koreans along with North Korean defectors - packed 770 pounds of Choco Pies into plastic bags, which they attached to 50 giant balloons and released into North Korea from a park in the border city of Paju, according to organizers of the event.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Miami Herald
U.S. sanctions North Korean companies on Cuba weapons case
The U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday sanctioned two North Korean companies and 18 cargo ships for a shipment of Cuban weapons that violated a U.N. arms embargo on Pyongyang, and barely mentioned Cuba's role in the case.