The man suspected in the death of Birna Brjánsdóttir will be out of solitary confinement today.
News 2017 - February
Large crowds are expected today at Bláfjöll ski resort, where workers have been busy preparing the slopes.
The aurora forecast for Iceland tonight and tomorrow night is exceptionally good, according to the Icelandic Met Office.
About a third of Icelanders are for allowing the sale of wine in grocery stores, but the majority, or 58 percent, is against it.
Traditional Icelandic saltkjöt og baunir, salted meat and split pea soup, is eaten in Iceland today to celebrate sprengidagur (‘Bursting Day’).
Racist public discourse has increased in Iceland in recent years, according to a report by the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance.
Among the ten coaches nominated by the International Handball Federation (IHF) as coaches of the year, there are three Icelanders.
The film Heartstone (Hjartasteinn) was selected Film of the Year at last night’s Edda Awards, the Icelandic annual film and television awards.