Helgi Anton Eiríksson, CEO of Iceland Seafood International (ISI), one of the biggest exporter of Icelandic seafood, stated that Iceland must be careful in its relations with Russia.
Ombudsman of Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, Tryggvi Gunnarsson, published yesterday another letter to Minister of the Interior Hanna Birna Kristjánsdóttir.
Two sexual offenses that occurred during the long festival weekend, Verlunarmannahelgi, have been reported to the police in Selfoss, South Iceland.
An 18-year-old tourist from Switzerland fell when taking a shortcut on a wet path leading up to Stjórnarfoss waterfall near Kirkjubæjarklaustur in South Iceland yesterday.
Bjarni Benediktsson, minister of finance and chair of the Independence Party, declared yesterday that he fully supports his vice-chair, Minister of the Interior Hanna Birna Kristjánsdóttir.
The diet in Icelandic monasteries and convents is likely to have been rather diverse, as indicated in recent research carried out by the Icelandic Food and Veterinary Authority (MAST) and National Museum of Iceland.
Students at Reykjavík University made it to the finals in the international RoboSub competition in San Diego, the U.S., last weekend with their submarine Ægir.
A fairly large, 12-15 meter (39-49 feet), whale was discovered dead on the beach in Skarðsvík in Trékyllisvík, Árneshreppur, in the West Fjords, last weekend.