A bill proposing a ban on circumcision is currently before the Icelandic parliament.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson has sent condolences to her majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark upon the death of her husband Prince Henrik.
One of the fastest-growing industries in Iceland today is tourism. Prime minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir, who took office late last year, considers it one of the most pressing issues facing Icelanders in the next few years.
Former President of Iceland Vigdís Finnbogadóttir was interviewed for the BBC Radio 4 podcast series “Her Story Made History” earlier this month.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir has congratulated Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern on her pregnancy over Twitter.
Voting rates among immigrants dropped significantly between 2006 and 2014 according to a task force charged with improving them.
Former President of Iceland Ólfaur Ragnar Grímsson broke his pelvis in a skiing accident in Aspen, Colorado in December.
MPs of the Reform Party, Pirate Party, and Social Democratic Alliance have put forth a bill proposing substantial amendments to Iceland’s naming laws, including dissolving the Icelandic Naming Committee.
President of Iceland Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Reid are on their first official visit to His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden.
Fourteen judges assume their posts today in the newly formed Land’s Court, which adds a new tier to Iceland’s judicial system.
Lawyers Ástráður Haraldsson and Jóhannes Rúnar Jóhannsson will receive compensation for the illegitimate handling of their application to Landsréttur, a newly formed mid-level court in Iceland.
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, the president of Iceland, has donated all of his salary increase to charities, since receiving it in November 2016.
Young voters turned up in numbers at this year's parliamentary elections, as 75.2% of 18 and 19-year olds voted.
The Reform Party has put forth a bill proposing civil service jobs be opened to non-European citizens.
Minister of Finance Bjarni Benediktsson presented the budget bill of Katrín Jakobsdóttir’s government for the year 2018 in a press conference today.
Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir attended the One Planet Summit in Paris yesterday, where she announced her government’s plan to make Iceland carbon-neutral by 2040.
Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir has asked for further information on the U.S. government’s plans for expanding their navy hangars in Keflavík.
Iceland‘s new cabinet enjoys the support of 78% of the nation, according to a new poll from Stöð 2, Fréttablaðið and Vísir.
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, the President of Iceland, has sent Finland a video of himself congratulating the nation for a hundred years of independence.
The United States Navy may expect to receive roughly 14 million dollars in order to make necessary refurbishments to the army’s flight hangars in Iceland.
Retiring Minister of Transport and Local Government Jón Gunnarsson is against retiring Minister of Fisheries Þorgerður K. Gunnarsdóttir’s decision to enlarge the whale sanctuary in Faxaflói Bay.