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DPRK completes all preparations for another nuke test: Korea

03-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNTV | 6:00 AM

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) actually completed all preparations needed for another nuclear test, though no immediate signs were detected yet, [...]
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N Korea’s New Space Agency Logo Is a Space Age Throwback

03-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Paleofuture | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s space agency is celebrating its one-year anniversary with a new logo. And the Wall Street Journal fittingly describes its design in retro-futuristic [...]
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Is the Latest Round of N Korean Aggression Cause for Concern?

03-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Wire | 6:00 AM

On Monday, North and South Korea exchanged fire over their disputed maritime border, a move that was not exactly surprising because Pyongyang warned Seoul of the launch in [...]
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Asiana: Jet partly to blame in California crash

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asiana Airlines acknowledged in documents released Monday that its pilots failed to correct their fatally slow approach to a landing at San Francisco International Airport [...]
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Report: N. Korea fires on South during North’s military drills; South responds

Report: N. Korea fires on South during North’s military drills; South responds

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

North and South Korean artillery batteries exchanged hundreds of shells across their western sea border Monday, a day after North Korea warned it was preparing to test [...]
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N Korea sending message to US with missile barrage

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Usa Today | 6:00 AM

A barrage of artillery fire between North and South Korea across disputed maritime borders on Monday marked an annual show of force by North Korea intent on sending a message [...]
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Asiana says pilot error ‘probable cause’ of US crash

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines admitted for the first time Tuesday that pilot error was the “probable cause” of last year’s San Francisco crash in [...]
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S. Korea finds crashed drone on border island

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea said Tuesday it had recovered an unidentified drone that crashed on one of its border islands the same day that North and South Korea exchanged artillery fire [...]
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Korea to allow sales of Merck’s Zilmax from June

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea will allow certain levels of animal feed additive zilpaterol in beef from June, a government official said on Tuesday, opening the door to imports of some meat [...]
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N Korea Vows to Use ‘New Form’ of Nuclear Test

N Korea Vows to Use ‘New Form’ of Nuclear Test

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:00 AM

North Korea vowed not to rule out a “new form” of nuclear test Sunday after the UN Security Council condemned its latest ballistic missile launch amid simmering [...]
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S. Korea endorses ‘comfort women’ meeting with North

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea on Thursday formally approved a request from women rights activists, including one “comfort woman”, to meet North Korean counterparts at a conference [...]
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N Korea Bags $5M for Building Two Mugabe Statues

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

North Korea may be cut off from much of the world, but the so-called Hermit Kingdom manages to run a thriving multimillion-dollar business building monuments, statues, [...]
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Korea captures a N Korean fishing boat

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A day after North Korea test-fired two missiles, South Korea captured a fishing boat from the North that had crossed into South Korean waters, officials say. The boat crossed [...]
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N Korea not forcing ‘Dear Leader’ haircuts, say experts

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s distinctive hairstyle is the do of the day on the internet, thanks to a viral report that every male university student in the capital [...]
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N Korea and the myth of starvation

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera.com | 6:00 AM

North Korea is a secretive country – and, like most secretive countries, it is especially susceptible to cliche-ridden descriptions. Some such cliches are basically [...]
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