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A majority of Icelanders are unhappy about the injunction put on newspaper Stundin on the PM's finances.

Majority of Icelanders against injunction on media covering documents from collapsed bank

A majority of Icelanders, or 77% are against the injunction put on Stundin and Reykjavik Media on documents from the collapsed Glitnir bank. These results are from a survey by marketing company MMR.

A majority of Icelanders are unhappy about the injunction put on newspaper Stundin on the PM's finances.

Majority of Icelanders against injunction on media covering documents from collapsed bank

A majority of Icelanders, or 77% are against the injunction put on Stundin and Reykjavik Media on documents from the collapsed Glitnir bank. These results are from a survey by marketing company MMR.

A blood donor at the blood bank.

Iceland's blood bank appeals for donors in O negative blood group

Iceland's blood bank, Blóðbankinn is appealing for donors today. Twelve donors in the blood group O negative are needed.

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"It is entirely the initiative of Glitnir to place this injunction."

PM had "nothing to do with injunction on media coverage"

Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson says to mbl.is that he neither asked for the injunction on Stundin and Reykjavik Media nor did he play any part in the matter.

Travellers are urged to take care when driving along the Reykjanesbraut road between Keflavik International Airport and Reykjavik

Storm today in Reykjavik and South Iceland

A storm is raging on the South West corner of Iceland with winds up to 30 m/s. The weather in Reykjavik is not exactly great either!

The earthquake occured at Grímsey island, the northernmost point of Iceland.

Large earthquake at Grímsey island in North Iceland

A large earthquake measuring 3.3 occurred at Grímsey island at around 6 am. Another quake was measured at around 4.30 measuring 2.9.

Stallion Narfi showing the unique "tölt" gait where the rider sits still in the saddle.

Video of the Icelandic horse's five gaits becomes an internet sensation

A video portraying the unique gaits of the Icelandic horse has become a world-wide sensation with over 600 thousand viewers and 6.400 shares.

Björk says that Trier touched her multiple times without her consent.

Björk comes out with details of harrassment by Danish director Lars Von Trier

As a response to Lars Von Trier and his coproducer saying that Björk was not sexually harassed during filming of Dancer in the Dark, Björk has come out with the details of what happened.

The injunction concerns all private dealings of numerous ex clients of Glitnir bank, one of them being Prime Minister Bjarni Benediktsson

No legal action taken yet against The Guardian

Jon Henley, journalist for The Guardian spoke to mbl.is last night and said that he had not heard anything about an impending injunction on The Guardian with regards to reporting made from documents from the collapsed Glitnir bank.

Travellers need to take care when travelling in these parts today.

Storms in West Iceland today

Storms are expected in Kjalarnes, beneath Hafnarfjall mountain, in the northern part of Snæfellnes and underneath the Eyjafjöll mountains today, and continuing this evening and into the night.

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