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News 2016 - January
For more than one hundred years, the people of Ísafjörður, the West Fjords, have celebrated Sun Day (sólardagur), January 25, the day the sun returns in town after a two-month absence.
More than 41,000 people have signed a petition demanding that Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, allocate 11 percent of the country’s annual GDP toward healthcare instead of the current 8.7 percent.
Actor Guðmundur Ingi Þorvaldsson has been nominated for the National Film Awards in the UK for his role in the film Chasing Robert Parker.
Beauty queen and business woman Linda Pétursdóttir, chosen Miss World in 1988, has in recent weeks been encouraged by a number of people to run for president this summer.
The Icelandic/Danish artist Ólafur Elíasson received a Crystal Award in Davos, Switzerland Wednesday at the World Economic Forum annual meeting.
An Icelandic woman, accused of attempted murder in Hungary last year, has been found guilty in a Hungarian court and given a five-year suspended sentence.
One person is dead following a collision between a 4x4 and a passenger car yesterday afternoon in Reykjanesbær, Southwest Iceland.