Former NBA star's lavish birthday gifts for 'friend for life' Kim Jong-un may have violated international sanctions imposed on North Korea
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Friday 15 November 2013
Private trade frays at central authority - and that can only be a good thing
Sunday 13 October 2013
Keen-eyed bloggers notice tell-tale details which suggest the leader and his comrades have been photoshopped in
Saturday 21 September 2013
Seoul criticises reclusive neighbour's 'inhumane behaviour'
Monday 09 September 2013
Public indulgence of celebrities lets many crossover from entertainer to expert
The singer, the X-rated movies and the dictator: Kim Jong-un's former lover ‘executed by machine-gun for appearing in porn films’
Thursday 29 August 2013
A member of a North Korean pop group and erstwhile companion of the country's leader has reportedly been killed by machine gun
Wednesday 28 August 2013
A special US government envoy will travel to North Korea on Friday to seek the release of Kenneth Bae, the American Christian missionary and former tour operator sentenced to 15 years hard labour by the secretive state.
Wednesday 21 August 2013
United Nations expert panel in Seoul hears harrowing evidence from former inmates
Obama vs Kimye: Mr President faces Kris Jenner's wrath for disparaging remarks about Kanye West and Kim Kardashian
Monday 12 August 2013
According to reality TV's famous matriarch, her daughter is 'the hardest-working young lady in the world' and West 'doesn't go on holiday, ever'
Thursday 25 July 2013
The veterans are in the country to find the remains of an aviator killed in the war
Such a fungi! North Korean leader Kim Jong-un laughs as he is mobbed by screaming, crying women during visit to mushroom farm
Wednesday 17 July 2013
Despot surrounded in scenes more often associated with the likes of Harry Styles or Justin Bieber
Wednesday 17 July 2013
Crew riots and captain attempts suicide as officials board vessel
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Fishermen freed as speculation grows that Beijing may be planning for regime change
Sunday 19 May 2013
US State Department urges Kim Jong-Un's reclusive government to 'exercise restraint'
Saturday 18 May 2013
North Korea is still trying to import and export nuclear and ballistic missile-related items but financial and trade sanctions are slowing progress on development of their prohibited weapons, UN experts say in a new report.
Friday 19 April 2013
I loved the chipper ferocity of John Sweeney's tour guides. But where are they now?
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
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