Trade officials who have previously served in China are being given unprecedented repeat assignments.
Hunger and cold drive North Korean soldiers to drop out of the army, sources say.
North Korea will use ‘strength’ to respond to the UN’s condemnation of its recent missile launch.
The top UN human rights official wants a full probe on rights abuses in North Korea.
North Korean officials visiting China are increasingly picking up anti-impotency drugs for their supervisors.
The Internet giant's chairman urges Pyongyang to allow greater access to the World Wide Web.
North Koreans are asked to study leader Kim Jong Un's New Year address.