Iceland Wins against Poland in Handball

Iceland won against Poland in a dramatic game in the European Championship in Handball in Denmark this afternoon, 28-27. In doing so, Iceland clinched the fifth place in the competition.

Husband’s Day Celebrated in Iceland

thorri-foodToday is Bóndadagur, or Husband’s Day, when wives and girlfriends in Iceland pamper their men. Bóndadagur also marks the beginning of the old Icelandic month of Þorri, during which...

Icelandic PM's Absence Criticized

sigmundur_david_psParliamentarians from Iceland’s Social Democratic Alliance complained about the absence of Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson at a session at Alþingi,...

Mackerel Wars Heating Up?

capelin-fishing_bbBritish newspaper The Independent states that the European Union is about to open sanctions against Iceland and the Faroe Islands over rising catches of...

Moustache March

money-banknotes_psMoustache March is a fund-raising initiative held by the Icelandic Cancer Society.