Larger earthquakes possible in South Iceland over next few days
Seismologists in Iceland say that they cannot rule out that larger earthquakes will occur in South Iceland within the next few days, possible of the size of the mighty South Iceland quakes in 2008 measuring 6 on the Richter scale.
Eva Joly: Iceland has a corruption problem
French politician Eva Joly believes Iceland has a problem. She was interviewed on Kastljós, a news programme on the RÚV last night. The problem: 600 Icelandic names in the Panama Papers. She believes that politicians have failed and that the general public must take matters into their own hands.
Yesterday's South Iceland earthquake much greater than previously thought
The earthquake that occurred last night 6 km North East of the town of Selfoss is much greater than previously reported. The Iceland Met Office said that it was of a magnitude of 3.4 but now it reports that the tremor was actually of a magnitude of 4.1.
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.
Historic win for Iceland's national women's football team against Germany
It's not just the men's national football team in Iceland that's making headlines. The Icelandic women's national football team has been doing amazingly well and today they beat Germany 3:2 in Weisbaden.
Gagged Icelandic newspaper publishes a black cover page today
This weeks edition of Stundin has a black cover page. An injunction was placed on the newspaper last week along with Reykjavik Media for using documents from the collapsed Glitnir bank in their coverage.
Tremors in South Iceland
An earthquake at a magnitude of 3.4 was felt in the town of Selfoss last night. Locals reported cupboards shaking and crockery breaking. An ongoing swarm of earthquakes has continued into the morning.
Preparation for Trapped 2 has started
Preparation for Icelandic TV series Trapped 2 has started. The first season was very popular in Iceland and got rave reviews in the UK and Denmark.
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