The word fáviti ( ‘imbecile’) will be omitted from the 222nd article of the general Icelandic penal...
On Thursday, July 17, at around 11:00 am, the citizens of Reykjavík looked up at the sky in...
Snorri Magnússon, chair of the Police Federation of Iceland, said in an interview with mbl.is that...
Icelandic Minister for Foreign Affairs Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson opened an Icelandic consulate in...
The word fáviti ( ‘imbecile’) will be omitted from the 222nd article of the general Icelandic penal code if a new bill, currently being drafted, is passed in parliament. Instead “individuals with developmental disability” will be referred to.
On Thursday, July 17, at around 11:00 am, the citizens of Reykjavík looked up at the sky in astonishment as the magnificent German airship Graf Zeppelin sailed towards the city. Slowly and majestically it approached, its grey body shining in the sunlight
Snorri Magnússon, chair of the Police Federation of Iceland, said in an interview with mbl.is that the police force in Iceland has had machine guns for many years but needed to renew its stock of weapons.
Icelandic Minister for Foreign Affairs Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson opened an Icelandic consulate in Curitiba, Brazil, during his official visit there last week, appointing Magnús Ólason as the Icelandic consul in the city.
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Q: Jökulsá á Fjöllum is being covered with lava. Does this have any influence on Dettifoss waterfall further downstream?
Q: Does Iceland run 100 percent on geothermal energy?
The music festival Iceland Airwaves 2014 will be held in Reykjavík, November 5-9.
Reykjavík Comedy Festival 2014. The weekend of October 24 at Harpa. Stephen Merchant Star of HBO's Hello Ladies Jim Breuer The star of the cult comedy "Half Baked" and has been named one of Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Stand Ups...
The Crafts and Design Fair at Reykjavík City Hall, November 6-10, provides a unique opportunity to get a glimpse of the many crafts and design studios in Iceland in one place.
Suggestions on who to see at this year’s festival.
Swedish pianist Carl Petersson will play a solo piano recital on Tuesday, October 28, at 8 pm at the Nordic House in Reykjavík, Sturlugata 5. The program features Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata and works by Scarlatti, Chopin, Liszt, Alkan and Godowsky.
Q: Do you know of any Icelandic language learning opportunities for people who are unable to see printed text?
Q: I have seen people get married by an Icelandic official/minister at some pretty remote places. Please, could you let me know the best...
Q: Is there any kind of meat burger that is typically Icelandic?
Q: Could you send me a recipe for kjötsúpa, Icelandic meat soup?
A slideshow with images from the Holuhraun eruption site by Geir Ólafsson.