Pyongyang

Pyongyang bans foreign runners from marathon

Pyongyang bans foreign runners from marathon

North Korean officials have banned overseas participants from April's Mangyongdae Prize Marathon, meaning only locals will be running
New photos reveal Kim Jong Un's private jet

New photos reveal Kim Jong Un's private jet

Photographs released by North Korea's Central News Agency (KCNA) appear to show its leader observing a Pyongyang building project from a private luxury jet
Happy birthday? North Korea celebrates Kim Jong Il's legacy

Happy birthday? North Korea celebrates Kim Jong Il's legacy

To mark the birth of late dictator Kim Jong Il, North Korea will stage a military parade, patriotic chants, dance exhibitions and other activities in Pyongyang
North Korea halts foreign tourism over Ebola fears

North Korea halts foreign tourism over Ebola fears

North Korea is reportedly closing its borders to international tourists starting Friday due to Ebola concerns
Six years hard labor for U.S. tourist in North Korea

Six years hard labor for U.S. tourist in North Korea

American citizen Matthew Todd Miller has been convicted of committing "acts hostile" to North Korea
Visit anytime! North Korea lifts restrictions on U.S. tourists

Visit anytime! North Korea lifts restrictions on U.S. tourists

The reclusive state opens up to U.S. travellers -- but when to go, and what to expect?
Touring North Korea: What’s real, what’s fake?

Touring North Korea: What’s real, what’s fake?

Visiting the capital Pyongyang is a surreal experience. Many visitors don’t know what to believe
The images North Korea doesn't want seen

The images North Korea doesn't want seen

Photographer Eric Lafforgue's inside look into the secretive state
North Korea's vast Ryugyong Hotel not opening yet after all

North Korea's vast Ryugyong Hotel not opening yet after all

The tallest unoccupied building in the world will remain just that, as Kempinski declares entry "not currently possible"
What can tourists expect on a North Korea visit?

What can tourists expect on a North Korea visit?

Visiting the DPRK is easy these days, so long as you don't forget to play by their rules
California man pulled off plane and detained in North Korea

California man pulled off plane and detained in North Korea

Family believes man's military service during the Korean War may be related to his detention

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