News 2016 - June

Sigurður Ingi Johannsson.

Icelandic PM Shocked by Orlando Shooting

Prime Minister of Iceland Sigurður Ingi Jóhannesson declared yesterday that he is in shock over the hatred Omar Mateen must have felt when he brutally attacked and killed innocent people in a gay nightclub in Orlando early yesterday morning. Fifty people were killed and 53 injured.

Icelandic women's national football team 2015.

Iceland’s Football Women Half-Way to Euro Cup

After beating Macedonia 8-0 at Laugardalsvöllur stadium in Reykjavík on Tuesday and not having lost any of their six games in the qualifying round—boasting a score of 29-0— the Icelandic national team in women’s football sits on top of group 1 and is likely to qualify for the UEFA Women’s Euro...

Iceland Airwaves 2016 logo.

Iceland Airwaves Highlights Hip Hop

Organizers of the 2016 Iceland Airwaves festival have unveiled new line-up additions from Reykjavík’s vibrant hip hop and rap scene alongside international newcomers Seratones, Lowly, Connor Youngblood as well as the influential hip-hop group Digible Planets.