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June 17, 2019

Popularity of beef, pork, and dog meat rises

Unification Media Group (UMG): The long, hot weather causes a lot of us to think about our health. Health foods are becoming increasingly popular...

North Korean women get beauty tips from South Korean dramas

As the hot August sun blazes down on the peninsula, people everywhere are seeking ways to protect their skin from harmful UV rays. Here...

North Koreans prepare for the new year by planning purchases and making resolutions

Unification Media Group (UMG): Although it seems like just yesterday that we were all making our New Year's resolutions for 2017, December is upon...

Merchants trying to keep shops open despite forced mobilization and mandatory lectures

Unification Media Group (UMG): Today we are joined once again by special correspondent Kang Mi Jin for the latest look inside local news and...

North Korea’s produce market beleaguered by poor infrastructure

Unification Media Group (UMG): In North Korea, certain hard-to-store fruits and vegetables can be almost impossible to find in the marketplace if they are...

North Korean men wary of wearing bright-colored jackets

Taken on North Korea’s Party Foundation Day on October 10 last year. On their way home, North Korean men can be seen wearing darker-colored clothes...

[Photo] Imitation South Korean scorched rice candy hits markets

Popular types of candy for sale at North Korean markets. Image: Daily NKUnification Media Group (UMG): Since the end of last week, South Korea...

Commemorative snack packages flop at markets

Daily NK obtained one of the snack packs distributed to North Korean children in commemoration of Kim Il Sung's 105th birthday anniversary.Image: Daily NKSnack...

New hot food trends warm up the residents in frigid North Korea

Unification Media Group (UMG): The frigid winter chill has returned to North Korea following a brief warmer spell. For residents of North Korea’s northern...

Ice cream competition heats up, pitting factories against upstarts

The heavy rains have slowed in North Korea, giving way to a blistering heat wave. To find out how residents beat the heat, we...

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