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New Pro-EU Party to be Formed after Easter

Benedikt Jóhannesson, head of the pro-EU group Sjálfstæðir Evrópumenn (Independent Europeans), says open meetings to discuss the formation of a new political party will be held after Easter. According to a new poll conducted by Capacent Gallup, a pro-EU right-centrist party would receive 21.5 percent of the vote if elections were held today.

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Oslo Christmas Tree, Austurvöllur.

Culture

Oslo Wants to Nurture Reykjavík Relations Despite Tree Tussle

The mayor of the Norwegian capital, Oslo says he does not want the traditions associated with the so-called Oslo Christmas tree in Reykjavík to die off following a proposal for Reykjavík’s main Christmas tree to be felled in Iceland this year, instead of being sent as a gift from Oslo.

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Alþingi parliament

New Pro-EU Party to be Formed after Easter

Benedikt Jóhannesson, head of the pro-EU group Sjálfstæðir Evrópumenn (Independent Europeans), says open meetings to discuss the formation of a new political party will be held after Easter. According to a new poll conducted by Capacent Gallup, a...

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Oslo Christmas Tree, Austurvöllur.

Oslo Wants to Nurture Reykjavík Relations Despite Tree Tussle

The mayor of the Norwegian capital, Oslo says he does not want the traditions associated with the so-called Oslo Christmas tree in Reykjavík to die off following a proposal for Reykjavík’s main Christmas tree to be felled in Iceland this year,...

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Snæfell women's basketball team

Snæfell Icelandic Champions in Women’s Basketball

Snæfell from the Snæfellsnes peninsula village of Stykkishólmur were crowned Icelandic Champions in Women’s Basketball for the first time on Sunday night after winning against Haukar from Hafnarfjörður 69:62.

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