Although the Incheon Asian Games have yet to officially kick off [the opening ceremony is Friday],
members from North Korea’s first team of athletes who..
South Korea initiated working-level contact with North Korea
last month on the 17th because of their athletes and cheering squad’s
participation in the Asian Games. However..
A drawing by the author portrays two North Korean residents stressed as to how to come up with the money needed to perform ancestral rites during the Chuseok holiday.Septemb..
Events at the 4.25 Cultural Center in Pyongyang August 24th, marking the 54th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il's start of the Songun [military-first politics] revolution..
North Korean residents cool off in the Amrok [Yalu] River. Image: Daily NKThe oppressive heat hanging over the Korean peninsula
has South Koreans flocking to th..
Summer break for university students can mean local and international trips to expand horizons, supplemental studies, internships, or volunteer activities to gain experie..
The North Korean authorities have tightened up their efforts to stop external media from circulating in the early Kim Jong Eun era, and this has been relatively effective...
Since the beginning
of the Kim Jong Eun era in 2011, the North Korean security forces have been trying
to halt inflows of “capitalist culture,” a term that includes the “..
Daily NK discusses life in North Korea under Kim Jong Eun . | Image: Daily NKThe North Korean authorities claim that public projects
undertaken by the Kim Jong Eun r..
In 2011, North Korean and Chinese authorities agreed to undertake the
joint construction of a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) at Hwanggeumpyeong in Sindo
County, North P..