North Korea, land that time forgot, creates own time zone

Aug 7, 2015

North Korea, land that time forgot, creates own time zone

North Korea announced Friday it was moving its clocks backwards 30 minutes to create a new “Pyongyang Time” — breaking from a time standard imposed by “wicked” Japanese imperialists more than a century ago. The change will put the standard time in North Korea ...

Jul 29, 2015

It ain't Malibu, but surf's up in North Korea

Here’s a new take on gnarly. A pro surfer who coaches the Chinese National Surf Team and a tourism agency based in New Jersey plan a surfing expedition and training camp in North Korea, which has pristine beaches, virgin waves and, they say, the ...