Participants in the People’s Art Festival Give Performances

The participants in the First People’s Art Festival in Celebration of the Day of the Shining Star gave performances at the People’s Palace of Culture, East Pyongyang Grand Theatre, Ponghwa Art Theatre and Central Youth Hall on February 16. The performances were enjoyed by Ju Chang Il, department director of the Central Committee of the […]

National Meeting to Celebrate 80th Birth Anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il Held

The people of the DPRK, who are dynamically advancing towards a fresh victory along the bright path of the Korean-style socialism under the guidance of the great Workers’ Party of Korea, are splendidly celebrating the Day of the Shining Star, the greatest auspicious national holiday, with high political enthusiasm and proud labour achievements. On the […]

Nation Celebrates 80th Birth Anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il in Splendour

The whole country celebrated the 80th anniversary of the birth of Chairman Kim Jong Il as the greatest national holiday. Visitors to the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, the supreme temple of Juche where President Kim Il Sung and the Chairman are preserved in their lifetime appearance, made bows to the large portraits of the great leaders. Working people […]

Young People Hold Evening Gala amid Display of Fireworks to Celebrate Day of Shining Star

There was an evening gala of youth and students and fireworks display in Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square in the evening of February 16 to celebrate the Day of the Shining Star. The evening gala started with the playing of song A Dear Name, the popular song. Youth and students unfolded a sea of dance in profound reverence […]

Folk Holiday Jongwoldaeborum Enjoyed

The whole country enjoyed folk holiday Jongwoldaeborum (the 15th day of the firth month by the lunar calendar). On February 15, catering establishments in the capital city of Pyongyang served the people with traditional dishes on the day. The Pyongyang citizens relished traditional dishes and various foods at Okryu Restaurant, Chongnyu Restaurant and other restaurants. The restaurants […]

Writing Activities Brisk in DPRK

Pyongyang, January 18 (KCNA) — Enthusiasm for writing is getting high among working people in the DPRK. Activities of mass literary groups gain momentum in different areas and units, and works for picking out those with high writing ability have been conducted. The amateur writers in different cities and counties and at various industrial establishments […]

To Realize His Dream

The Jangsan Sports Club boasts of a wrestling ace. He is Pak Wi Song, a 57-kg freestyle wrestler. From his childhood, he began to learn the event at Sosong District Juvenile Sports School and took part in the national sports games of juvenile sports schools several times, ranking among the first three. Whenever he won […]

Paektusan Prize Games Opens

The Paektusan Prize Games in celebration of the Day of the Shining Star (February 16, birth anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il) was opened at the Basketball Gymnasium in Chongchun Street on February 3. The participants will compete in football, basketball, volleyball, ice hockey and other events in Pyongyang, Samjiyon, Phyongsong and Sariwon cities and other […]

Respected Comrade Kim Jong Un Inspects Site Set for Building Ryonpho Vegetable Greenhouse Farm

Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and president of the State Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, inspected a site in Ryonpho area of Hamju County, South Hamgyong Province set for building a large-scale vegetable greenhouse farm. He was accompanied by Jo Yong Won, member of the Presidium […]

Long Journey of Field Guidance Made by Great Man

In his lifetime Chairman Kim Jong Il made ceaseless journey of field guidance for the Korean people’s wellbeing. This journey covers at least 669 844 kilometers equivalent to going round the earth nearly 17 times. Starting his Songun revolutionary leadership with inspection of the Seoul Ryu Kyong Su Guards 105th Tank Division of the Korean People’s Army, […]

Respected Comrade Kim Jong Un Inspects Munitions Factory

Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and president of the State Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, inspected a munitions factory producing a major weapon system. He was accompanied by Jo Yong Won, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau and secretary for Organizational Affairs of the […]

Korean People Pay Silent Tribute Kim Jong Il

All the people of the DPRK missed and revered Chairman Kim Jong Il very much on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of his demise. The national flag was hung at half-mast at all units, including institutions and industrial establishments at all levels, farms, fishing villages and schools in Pyongyang and other local provinces, and at far-off […]