[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Julian Ryall in Tokyo Reports of the crackdown are getting out via mobile phones that were previously smuggled over the border. "We have been told that Kim Jong-un himself ordered the border to be closed, but we have been able to stay in contact
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Julian Ryall in Tokyo By tradition, executions are not carried out over the New Year period, as well as on weekends or national holidays, so the last execution was as far back as July Japanese courts are not refraining from handing down death
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Julian Ryall in Tokyo The 507-page interim report is based on interviews with more than 450 people directly involved in efforts to get the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant under control after it was struck by the 32-foot-high tsunami.
[Telegraph.co.uk] - By Julian Ryall, Tokyo Kim Jong-il was the first son of Kim Il-sung, the founder of North Korea, and his first wife, Kim Jong-suk. Born in in a Russian refugee camp, he had a younger sister, Kim Kyong-hui, who was born five years later and became