A bill has been presented in Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, which would make people’s agreement to organ donations assumed.
The Icelandic Literary Awards were presented by Icelandic President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson at Bessastaðir, the presidential residence, last night.
Governor of the Central Bank of Iceland Már Guðmundsson does not like the idea, introduced earlier this week by a construction company, to offer 95 percent loans to home buyers.
Rescue workers have been called out in Southwest Iceland to assist people due to the severe weather that is affecting the area.
A new sign in the women’s locker room at Laugardalur swimming pool in Reykjavík instructs guests to “wash with soup without yor bathing suit” before entering the pool.
A report published yesterday sheds light on the harsh and inhumane treatment of children who stayed at Kópavogshæli, an institution for the disabled, which was operated in Kópavogur, Southwest Iceland, from 1952 to 1993.
Because of the severe weather system affecting Iceland this morning, all domestic flights to and from Reykjavík Airport have been canceled.
Icelandic actress Hera Hilmarsdóttir will be the female lead in Universal and MRC’s adaptation of Philip Reeve’s Mortal Engines.