A performance by workers at a North Korean restaurant in China. Image: Daily NKWorkers at North Korean foreign-currency earning restaurants in Dandon..
Power abuses by North Korean provincial high-ranking
officials have increasingly caused distress for many local residents, who have a harder time making a living as a result..
North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Eun has
reportedly organized a new unit of "elite guards," tasked with covertly conducting surveillance operations to counter
North Korea has changed its anniversary of
the foundation of the Chosun People’s Army [KPA] from April 25th to February
8th, Daily NK has learned.
“We've been ann..
Some households in North Korea are
reportedly incinerating literature and books written by the two former leaders, Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, to evade potential punishm..
In time for the new school semester, which
began earlier this month in North Korea, parents of elementary, middle, and
high school students have been burdened with various..
Anger is mounting among some North Korean
soldiers who were encouraged to retire from the military under conditions they
would be deployed as workers overseas, but have ins..
As more North Koreans gain illegal access
to South Korean cultural content such as TV dramas, Party cadres and security officials who should be
at the forefront of expos..
North Korean traders in China returned to
North Korea on April 15th, the “Day of the Sun” -- Kim Il Sung’s birthday and
the biggest national holiday -- carting various ki..
Party cadres and the donju [new affluent
middle-class] offered up hefty bribes in order to get their children exempted
from the Arirang Mass Games gymnastics training sess..