Pirates given mandate to form new Iceland government
Pirate MP Birgitta Jónsdóttir has been formally mandated by the President of Iceland to form a government following recent general elections, it has just been announced.
Reynisfjara beach death: Police publish photograph of where the man stood
Police investigation has shown that the man was standing on this basalt pillar, taking photographs when the waves swept him it to sea.
Video: Fat biking in Iceland
It's international Fat Bike day today so it's very fitting to publish a thrilling video of bikers Fat Biking in Icelandic nature.
Iceland’s Pirates: “We’re not going to rush or botch this”
Iceland’s Pirate Party have announced that they will be commencing coalition talks with other political parties today, after Pirate MP Birgitta Jónsdóttir was given the presidential mandate to form a government on Friday.
Naked breasts are not shameful
"Those who posted up my photograph have no power over me anymore because my body belongs to me," wrote eighteen year old Hrafnhildur Lára Ingvarsdóttir in a caption to a photograph which she shared on Twitter last week in the #FreeTheNipple revolution in Iceland. She is topless in the photograph, a photograph which was once used to shame her.
A tidal wave of nipples sweeps Iceland
Today is a #freethenipple day in Iceland, a day in which a feminist wave has swept the country. The day was particularly celebrated in Reykjavik's Universities and colleges and an endless amount of women tweeted their support, and their nipples, including an MP. Here's a look at the day in pictures in which women went braless or topless to show their support.
Top ten romantic spots out of Reykjavik
Looking for a good idea for a short trip out of town? Here are some of our favourite places of charm, romance and natural beauty.
Iceland Foods boss hits out at “unwilling to compromise” Iceland
The Icelandic government is “not willing to hold any serious discussion” to help resolve the current trademark dispute between the country and the frozen-food chain, says founder and CEO of Iceland Foods Malcolm Walker.
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