North Korea Has Been Doing Naughty Things With Photoshop Again

North Korea Has Been Doing Naughty Things With Photoshop Again

Ryan Barrell  21.05.2015
Photos released by North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency purporting to show a missile equipped with a mini nuclear warhead...
A General, a 'Nap' and an Execution: How the Media Report on North Korea

A General, a 'Nap' and an Execution: How the Media Report on North Korea

Fragkiska Megaloudi  15.05.2015
The country's supposed weirdness fascinates media to a point that they forget all standards of journalism when they report on North Korea....
A Horrific Death Awaits Those Who Fall Asleep In Meetings With Kim Jong Un

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

Louise Ridley  13.05.2015
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly executed his defence chief for falling asleep during a meeting, in a brutal killing thought...
North Korea's Kim Jong Un Reinstates Traditional Female Pleasure Squads 'To Demonstrate His Sexual Power'

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

Sara C Nelson  2.04.2015
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is reportedly reinstating a “pleasure squad” of young women to entertain him – in a tradition said...
A Foreigner in North Korea: A Personal Account of My Two Years Living in Pyongyang

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

Fragkiska Megaloudi  26.03.2015
North Korea (or DPRK) remains misunderstood by the outside world, partly due to the lack of access by foreign journalists and researchers...
How Was a Violent Criminal with Prior Convictions in South Korea  Able to Get So Close to US Ambassador?

How Was a Violent Criminal with Prior Convictions in South Korea Able to Get So Close to US Ambassador?

Preetam Kaushik  26.03.2015
Even as the massive joint military exercise by South Korea and the US is set to begin on March 28, the protestors of the drill have already...
North Korean Ambassador 'Reveals' Country DOES Have A Nuclear Missile

North Korean Ambassador 'Reveals' Country DOES Have A Nuclear Missile

Paul Vale  20.03.2015
The North Korean ambassador to the UK has claimed that his country could launch a nuclear missile "anytime," while decrying defectors fleeing...
North Korea Accused Of Nuclear Hack

North Korea Accused Of Nuclear Hack

Michael Rundle  18.03.2015
The South Korean government has accused North Korea of hacking a nuclear power provider and stealing secret data. A report claims that...
Free Maldives' Mohamed Nasheed From 'Alice in Wonderland' Trial - And Award Him the Nobel Peace Prize

Free Maldives' Mohamed Nasheed From 'Alice in Wonderland' Trial - And Award Him the Nobel Peace Prize

Benedict Rogers  9.03.2015
Far from its popular image as a tranquil, tropical paradise, with sun-drenched beaches, crystal-clear blue waters and honeymoon couples,...
US Ambassador Slashed In Face By Screaming Knifeman

US Ambassador Slashed In Face By Screaming Knifeman

Sara C Nelson  5.03.2015
This is the terrifying moment a screaming knifeman slashed a US envoy in the face. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked at a performing...
Kim Jong Un's New Hipster Hair Do Is Catching On Around The World...

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

Jessica Elgot  20.02.2015
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, famed for his pointing finger and appalling human rights abuses, has debuted a new hairstyle, in a crushing...
A Year on From the UN Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, It Is Time for Action

A Year on From the UN Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, It Is Time for Action

Benedict Rogers  18.02.2015
A year on from the historic UN inquiry, we should study afresh their findings and recommendations - and ensure that it does not sit as...
These Are Kim Jong Il's Birthday Stamps

These Are Kim Jong Il's Birthday Stamps

Jessica Elgot  15.02.2015
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...
North Korea Defends Nightly Blackouts Against 'Flashy' Western Cities

North Korea Defends Nightly Blackouts Against 'Flashy' Western Cities

Thomas Tamblyn  9.02.2015
North Korea is a very dark place, figuratively and literally, by which we mean that it's a terrifying dictatorship with almost no artificial...