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Kim Jong Un Enjoys Performance Given by Orchestra of 21st Century Russia

Kim Jong Un Enjoys Performance Given by Orchestra of 21st Century of Russia

Pyongyang, October 15 (KCNA) — Supreme leader Kim Jong Un together with Ri Sol Ju enjoyed the performance given by the visiting Orchestra of 21st Century Russia at the East Pyongyang Grand Theatre on Oct. 15. They were greeted by Pavel Ovsyannikov, head and chief conductor of the orchestra, and Natalia Ivanovna Semyonova, administrative manager […]

White-bellied Black Woodpecker, Asset of Korea

White-bellied Black Woodpecker, Asset of Korea

Pyongyang, October 13 (KCNA) — White-bellied black woodpecker has been protected and propagated in the DPRK as a precious asset of the country thanks to the government’s policy of nature conservation. The bird, native to Korea, pricks holes more than 6.5 cm deep on chestnut, oak, pine-nut, pine and other big trees to hunt insects. The […]

Extravaganza “Arirang” Closes

Extravaganza "Arirang" Closes

Pyongyang, September 30 (KCNA) — The grand gymnastic and artistic performance “Arirang”, winner of Kim Il Sung Prize, closed on Monday. It was open on July 22 on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the victory in the great Fatherland Liberation War. It was watched by at least 1.3 million people from all walks […]

National Folk Art Troupe Performs in Dandong, China

National Folk Art Troupe Performs in Dandong, China

Dandong, October 12 (KCNA Correspondent) — The National Folk Art Troupe gave a performance at a stadium in Dandong, China from October 10 to 12 to mark the 2nd DPRK-China Economic, Trade, Cultural and Tourism EXPO. Among the audience were Vice-Governor Bing Zhigang and other personages and people of Liaoning Province and the city, Liu […]

Okryu Children’s Hospital Opens

Okryu Children's Hospital Opens

Pyongyang, October 13 (KCNA) — The Okryu Children’s Hospital has been built in the Munsu area on the picturesque bank of the Taedong River. The six-storied hospital with a total floor space of 32,800 square meters has various curative and treatment rooms, operation rooms and sick wards furnished with latest medical equipment. The medical center […]

National Flower Exhibition Held

National Flower Exhibition Held

Pyongyang, October 12 (KCNA) — The National Flower Exhibition was held in the April 15 Children’s Flower Garden from October 8 to 12 with the 68th anniversary of the Workers’ Party of Korea as an occasion. Participated in the exhibition were ministries and national institutions, including the General Bureau of Pleasure Park and floriculturists across […]

Ryugyong Dental Hospital Opens

Ryugyong Dental Hospital Opens

Pyongyang, October 13 (KCNA) — The Ryugyong Dental Hospital was successfully built in Munsu area of Pyongyang. The hospital has all conditions for medical services such as modern general dental equipment, diagnosis and treatment rooms, first aid treatment room, material preparation room and dispensary, shop and playground. Its opening ceremony took place on Sunday. Present […]

Premier Soccer Matches Under Way in DPRK

Premier Soccer Matches Under Way in DPRK

Pyongyang, October 11 (KCNA) — Premier soccer matches for the DPRK Championships are going on at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang. On Thursday, the match between the April 25 Team and the Rimyongsu Team ended with no goal and the Pyongyang Team drew with the Hwaebul Team at 2:2 in the men’s events. The […]

Kim Jong Un Visits Kumsusan Palace of Sun

Kim Jong Un Visits Kumsusan Palace of Sun

Pyongyang, October 10 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army (KPA), visited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun at 00:00 on Thursday to pay high tribute to Generalissimos Kim Il […]

Kim Jong Un Looks round Construction Site of Children’s Hospital Near Completion

Kim Jong Un Looks round Construction Site of Children's Hospital Near Completion

  Pyongyang, October 5 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the National Defense Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, went round the construction site of the Children’s Hospital near completion. Going round different places of the hospital, he learned […]

Kim Jong Un Inspects May Day Stadium

Kim Jong Un Inspects May Day Stadium

Pyongyang, September 24 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, inspected the May Day Stadium to give tasks to remodel it. He went round the room devoted to the history of the stadium […]

Kim Jong Un Gives Field Guidance to Construction Site of Dental Hospital

Kim Jong Un Gives Field Guidance to Construction Site of Dental Hospital

Pyongyang, September 23 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the DPRK National Defense Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, gave on-the-spot guidance to the construction site of the Dental Hospital near completion. He was accompanied by Han Kwang Sang, department director of […]

Performance Given by Winners of Schoolchildren’s Art Contest

Performance Given by Winners of Schoolchildren's Art Contest

Pyongyang, August 25 (KCNA) — A performance was given by winners of the 8th schoolchildren’s individual art contest at the Pyongyang Schoolchildren’s Palace on Sunday, the 53rd Day of Songun. It began with female solo “Father’s Trip to Front.” Put on the stage were folk solo “Royal Azalea on Chol Pass”, piano solo “Song of […]

How was the lamp lit and how is it shining?

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In 1929 Indian poet Tagore, in his poem “Korea”, wrote: “The Golden Age of Asia, Korea was a country raising its lamps. Again the lamp will be lit, We are waiting for it to illumine the East.” Korea was a cradle of human civilization and shone with her 5,000-year long history and brilliant culture. When […]

National Photo Exhibition Opened to Mark Birthday of DPRK

National Photo Exhibition Opened to Mark Birthday of DPRK

A national photo exhibition “65 years of victory and glory” was opened with due ceremony at the Grand People’s Study House on Wednesday to celebrate the 65th birthday of the DPRK. Displayed in the venue of the exhibition the 65-year-long history of socialist Korea where it opened a new history of change and made a […]

History of Victorious War of Powerful Paektusan Nation Will Last Forever

Kim Il Sung Speaks at Mass Rally

Today our Party and people are celebrating the 60th anniversary of victory in the Fatherland Liberation War with a great honor and pride. The 60th anniversary of victory is an important occasion of demonstrating the revolutionary will of the Workers’ Party of Korea, the army and people of Korea to glorify the President Kim Il […]

Posters Created to Mark War Victory Day

The poster with letters "Victory in great Fatherland Liberation War" portray statue "Victory", main theme sculpture of the Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War, in the center with the nocturnal sky decorated with amazing fireworks in the background.

Posters were created in the DPRK to mark the 60th anniversary of the victory in the great Fatherland Liberation War. Seen on the posters are letters reading “Victory, July 27”, “War Victory, Celebration of 60th Anniversary” and “July 27, Celebration”, reflective of the immense pride and self-esteem of the army and people of the DPRK. […]

Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia Exhibition Opens

Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia Exhibition Opens

The Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia exhibition opened in Pyongyang with due ceremony at the Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia Exhibition on July 23 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Korean people’s victory in the great Fatherland Liberation War. The venue of the exhibition was decorated with flowers praising the sun and various kinds of other rare flowers. Displayed in the venue […]

Grand Gymnastic, Artistic Performance “Arirang” Opens

Grand Gymnastic, Artistic Performance "Arirang" Opens

Pyongyang, July 22 (KCNA) — The grand gymnastic and artistic performance “Arirang”, a winner of Kim Il Sung Prize, splendidly opened in May Day Stadium on Monday to mark the 60th anniversary of the victory in the great Fatherland Liberation War. Among the audience were Pak Pong Ju, Kim Ki Nam, Choe Thae Bok and […]