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New action with Tom Cruise, our Academy Awards hopeful and the return of a classic
And much more: two glimpses inside North Korea, a cool Canadian film, a cameraperson’s scrapbook and Ewan McGregor’s shaky debut as a director
Oct 20th, 2016
After all that fuss, The Interview turns out to be just ludicrous and puerile
Seth Rogen and James Franco in their assassination comedy The Interview
Dec 26th, 2014
North Korean defector recalls her journey to freedom in new memoir
“I wanted to talk about the kind of humanity and love that was still possible between people in inhumane conditions,” says author Lucia Jang.
Nov 20th, 2014
North Korea's nuclear test triggers social media firestorm in China: The SinoFile
And some are angry at the amount of humanitarian aid being funneled into what many are calling a rogue nation.
Feb 12th, 2013
Implosion or explosion? What's next for the "new" regime in North Korea?
From peaceful assimilation to all-out nuclear war on the Korean peninsula, international security experts make their best predictions for the future of North Korea after the death of Kim Jong-il.
Jan 4th, 2012
Geeks or cyberwarriors? Digital revolution underway in North Korea
Inside Pyongyang, there's a small but growing digital world. It's just not clear what the goal is.
Jul 24th, 2011
Prime Minister Stephen Harper gives statement on North Korea
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today strongly condemned the artillery attack by North Korea on the South Korean island of Yeonpyeong which resulted in the deaths of two South Korean marines....
Nov 23rd, 2010
Chile, Portugal, and Spain advance. Switzerland, and Cote D'Ivoire eliminated
The final round of 16 matches were set today as there will be an all South American match between Brazil and Chile, and Spain will be playing Portugal. Cote D'Ivoire came into today having to...
Jun 25th, 2010
Tears during North Korean national anthem... Chile, Switzerland, Portugal and Spain play soccer
North Korea surprised the world when they made Brazil battle for a tough 2-1 win. The way the North Koreans played against Brazil was tough defensively. If North Korea wants to get a good result...
Jun 20th, 2010
Is Spain's loss to the Swiss the biggest upset in World Cup history?
Before the Spain-Switzerland game, it seemed there was no chance of Switzerland tying Spain, much less beating the Euro Cup Champions. The Swiss put out an impressive defensive performance without...
Jun 17th, 2010