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AIDS And Ebola Cured... By North Korea

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK

The scientific world rejoiced on Friday after news broke that North Korea had discovered a cure for AIDS… and Ebola. The Korea Central News Agenc...

Kim Pregnant With Second Child

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Not to be outdone, North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has announced his pregnancy hours after Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's new baby news hit the hea...

Kim Jong Un's Brother Came To London For A Gig This Week

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK

The brother of North Korea's dictator is a huge Eric Clapton fan, it seems, having flown all the way to London to see the guitarist play live at the R...

North Korea Has Been Doing Naughty Things With Photoshop Again

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK

Photos released by North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency purporting to show a missile equipped with a mini nuclear warhead are probably p...

A Horrific Death Awaits Those Who Fall Asleep In Meetings With Kim Jong Un

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Louise Ridley | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly executed his defence chief for falling asleep during a meeting, in a brutal killing thought to have bee...

North Korea's Kim Jong Un Reinstates Traditional Female Pleasure Squads 'To Demonstrate His Sexual Power'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is reportedly reinstating a “pleasure squad” of young women to entertain him – in a tradition said to have been ...

A Foreigner in North Korea: A Personal Account of My Two Years Living in Pyongyang

Fragkiska Megaloudi | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK
Fragkiska Megaloudi

North Korea (or DPRK) remains misunderstood by the outside world, partly due to the lack of access by foreign journalists and researchers but also because public opinion about the country has been shaped by overused stereotyping narratives and images. But what I experienced during those two years in DPRK, had nothing to do with the standard stereotypes.

Kim Jong Un's New Hipster Hair Do Is Catching On Around The World...

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, famed for his pointing finger and appalling human rights abuses, has debuted a new hairstyle, in a crushing blow to h...

26 People The Internet Thought Were Dead When They Weren't

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK

Twitter exploded recently at viral gossip reporting Tony Hart's death. Awkwardly, he actually passed away six years ago. Here's a few more reasons ...

These Are Kim Jong Il's Birthday Stamps

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK

If you had to associate an animal with North Korea, it would probably be... Actually, we have absolutely no idea. But we can say with some confiden...

Everything You Need To Know About North Korea

Alltime Numbers | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK

Ever wondered what life is truly like in the enigma that is North Korea? Learn some sweet facts about the most corrupt country in the world with Al...

How Dangerous Is North Korea?

Alltime Conspiracies | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK

Kim Jong-un has no problem flaunting his country's military might. But just how much of a threat does North Korea really pose to it's neighbors and th...

A Crowdfunder Is Trying To Make $10m To Overthrow Kim Jong-Un

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Tech

A "covert" organisation is trying to crowdfund $10,000,000 (£6,616,000) to overthrow Kim Jong-Un's regime in North Korea. Freedom Now, a multi-nat...

Sexual Violence in North Korea: Giving a Voice to NK Refugees in the UK

Niki O'Brien | Posted 08.03.2015 | UK
Niki O'Brien

With a renewed international focus on human rights in North Korea, female refugees are increasingly sharing their stories, giving us a greater understanding of sexual violence and in subsequent countries of asylum.

Kim Jong-Un 'Unhappy With Fifty Shades Of Grey Film'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Comedy

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is unhappy about the forthcoming film version of the book 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' and is convinced that it is a satire ...

Obama Hits Kim Jong-Un With Fresh Sanctions

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK

Barack Obama has moved to impose further sanctions on North Korea over the hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment, signing an executive order on Friday t...

This Man Wants To Airdrop 'The Interview' Into North Korea

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK Tech

A North Korean defector has promised to start airdropping over 100,000 thousand copies of 'The Interview' into North Korea. Park Sang-hak will send...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Comedy

And so the end of the year approaches... Google's Top Ten searches of 2014 read like a melancholy Larkin poem for our time.

All The Ladies Love Kim Jong Un

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK

No stranger to screaming fans, North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is pictured here flanked by the crying wives of the state's highly ranked servicemen....

Kim Jong-Un 'Bans His Own Name'

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un has banned his nation's citizens from having the same name as him, reports say. According to the Daily Mail, the ...

North Korean Citizens Called Kim Jong-Un Ordered To Change Their Name

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK

Kim Jong-Un has banned the beleaguered citizens of North Korea from sharing his name, according to internal state documents obtained by South Korean m...

Student In Paris With Links To North Korean Regime Escapes Kidnapping Bid

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK

A North Korean student with family ties to the regime escaped a kidnapping bid in Paris, where he was studying, and is now in hiding, a French source ...

UN Threatens Human Rights Probe, North Korea Threatens Nuclear Test

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK

North Korea's brutal regime, accused of committing crimes against humanity including the extermination, starvation and enslavement of its population, ...

UN To Vote On Referring North Korea To War Crimes Court

AP | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK

An anxious North Korea will see Tuesday how the boldest effort yet to bring its leaders to account for alleged crimes against humanity will move forwa...

Inside North Korea's Remarkable Embassy In Suburban London

Robert DG Smith | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK
Robert DG Smith

The wide streets of Ealing might be typical of pleasant south-west London suburban living, but the residents of Gunnersbury Avenue have the most unlikely of neighbours. At number 73 sits a seven bedroom detached house which, as the remarkable embassy of Kim Jong-Un's totalitarian North Korea, houses the London mission of the most secretive nation on earth.