Bridging the Gap between North and South?"Now On My Way to Meet You" is a hit talk show on South Korean TV. It features North Koreans who have fled to the South in search of a new life. The show's producers...
Algeria: the next revolution?In Algeria, the authorities are managing to keep a lid on social unrest for now, despite uprisings in neighbouring countries. Yet strikes, sit-ins and attempted protest marches are...
Who will take Kim Jong-il's place?Kenji Fujimoto was the personal chef to North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il for many years. In this exclusive interview, he talks about his experiences under the regime and gives a u...
Paternity leave: a revolution in an ageing countryJapanese workers are notoriously reluctant to take time off work after the birth of a child. But the law in Japan is changing and now fathers who have taken time off during the fir...