Iceland Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Iceland's Pirate Party lead polls four months before parliamentary electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Independent

    Leader of the Pirate Party of Iceland Birgitta Jonsdottir, poses for a picture at the party - sAos office in the Icelandic Parliament in Reykjavik A protest party in Iceland promoting direct democracy, 35-hour working weeks and total drug decriminalisation are the largest political party in the country with just four months to go until the general election, according to a new poll. The Pirate Party founded by a group of activists, poets and hackers in 2012 is now polling at 29.9 per cent, according to the new survey conducted by the Social Science Research Institute of the University of Iceland.

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  2. Deftones' Chino Moreno to Play Inside an Icelandic Volcano for 20 Lucky FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Billboard

    ... all" would be our guess, but the prize goes to the one-and-only Deftones -- specifically frontman Chino Moreno. At Iceland's Secret Solstice fest this Saturday, Moreno and 20 ticket-holders will get to toast their own summers at an acoustic show 400 ...

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  3. EURO 2016Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2015 | Iceland Review

    Football coaches Heimir Hallgrimsson and Lars Lagerback introduced the UEFA EURO 2016 Icelandic national football team at a press conference today. Iceland has risen three places in the latest FIFA world rankings for men's football.

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  4. Portugal vs Iceland match report: Birkir Bjarnason earns newcomers surprise draw on debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Independent

    It is estimated that eight per cent of the population of Iceland have travelled to France to watch them in the European Championship, although since the population of Iceland is roughly that of Leicester, it was not a mass migration. This is, however, not a bad year to have any kind of association with Leicester and Iceland produced what will be recalled as one of the most heroic performances of Euro 2016.

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  5. Portugal 1-1 Iceland: Cristiano Ronaldo and Co fail to win first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Daily Mail

    LIVE: Portugal 1-1 Iceland... favourites pegged back as Bjarnason cashes in on defensive blunder after Nani had opened the scoring '80% of you have at some point scratched your balls': Podolski sticks up for Germany boss Low after unflattering video goes viral Murray beats Mahut in straight sets to progress at Queen's as world No 2 holds nerve in two tie-breaks England's war of words with Australia continues as Dwyer maintains scrum is illegal... and Marler hits back by calling the former coach a 'w*****' Man City in plea to Stone Roses to wait until after school for gig soundcheck so pupils can concentrate on exams PICTURED: Is this the secret to Vardy's success? England striker uses chewing tobacco that is on WADA drug checklist England put through their paces ahead of Wales clash as Lallana insists team should not focus too heavily on Bale England vs Wales... RATED: Read our ... (more)

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  6. Arsenal should take a risk and sign Jamie Vardy, insists Gunners legend Robert PiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Daily Mail

    LIVE: Portugal 1-0 Iceland... Nani gives favourites the lead in Saint-Etienne after Ronaldo fluffed his lines and Sigurdsson went close '80% of you have at some point scratched your balls': Podolski sticks up for Germany boss Low after unflattering video goes viral Murray beats Mahut in straight sets to progress at Queen's as world No 2 holds nerve in two tie-breaks England's war of words with Australia continues as Dwyer maintains scrum is illegal... and Marler hits back by calling the former coach a 'w*****' Man City in plea to Stone Roses to wait until after school for gig soundcheck so pupils can concentrate on exams PICTURED: Is this the secret to Vardy's success? England striker uses chewing tobacco that is on WADA drug checklist England put through their paces ahead of Wales clash as Lallana insists team should not focus too heavily on Bale England vs Wales... RATED: Read our ... (more)

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  7. Arctic Stakekholders Convene for Historic ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Marine News

    ... Guard Forum is an operationally-focused, consensus-based organization. Membership includes Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, the Russian Federation and the United States. Since the Arctic Coast Guard Forum was officially launched ...

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  8. Croatia captain Darijo Srna set to rejoin team-mates following dad's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Daily Mail

    LIVE: Portugal vs Iceland... Ronaldo's bow at Euro 2016 as he bids to break down the minnows making their tournament debut '80% of you have at some point scratched your balls': Podolski sticks up for Germany boss Low after unflattering video goes viral Murray beats Mahut in straigt serts to progress at Queen's as World No 2 holds nerve in two tie-breaks England's war of words with Australia continues as Dwyer maintains scrum is illegal... and Marler hits back by calling the former coach a 'w*****' Man City in plea to Stone Roses to wait until after school for gig soundcheck so pupils can concentrate on exams PICTURED: Is this the secret to Vardy's success? England striker uses chewing tobacco that is on WADA drug checklist England put through their paces ahead of Wales clash as Lallana insists team should not focus too heavily on Bale England vs Wales... RATED: Read our head-to-head ... (more)

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  9. Dunga sacked as Brazil manager after Copa America failure and group stage eliminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Daily Mail

    LIVE: Portugal vs Iceland... Ronaldo bow at Euro 2016 as he bids to break down the minnows making their tournament debut '80% of you have at some point scratched your balls': Podolski sticks up for Germany boss Low after unflattering video goes viral Murray beats Mahut in straigt serts to progress at Queen's as World No 2 holds nerve in two tie-breaks England's war of words with Australia continues as Dwyer maintains scrum is illegal... and Marler hits back by calling the former coach a 'w*****' Man City in plea to Stone Roses to wait until after school for gig soundcheck so pupils can concentrate on exams PICTURED: Is this the secret to Vardy's success? England striker uses chewing tobacco that is on WADA drug checklist England put through their paces ahead of Wales clash as Lallana insists team should not focus too heavily on Bale England vs Wales... RATED: Read our head-to-head ... (more)

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  10. Warpaint announces new tour dates, but no upcoming albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... new tour dates via Brooklyn Vegan . The month-long stint will take the band all the way from Seattle to Reykjavik, Iceland, with stops in cities like Denver, Chicago, Boston, Berlin, Paris and many more. Pretty sweet, eh? This live jaunt is the ...

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  11. DIARY: Land of PlentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Artforum Intl.

    Left: Artist Berlinde De Bruyckere and artist Bjorn Roth . Right: National Gallery of Iceland director Halldor Bjorn Runolfsson, Reykjavik mayor Dagur Berg oruson Eggertsson, and American Ambassador to Iceland Robert Cushman Barber.

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  12. Carry Trades Blocked by Iceland in Bid for Post-Crisis Stability 4 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Iceland erected new defenses to block fast money from chasing western Europe's highest interest rates as the nation prepares to dismantle the last remnants of capital controls that have existed since 2008. Over the weekend, the small north Atlantic island set reserve requirements for offshore investors forcing them to keep a substantial part of their holdings in Icelandic accounts for at least one year, according to Finance Minister Bjarni Benediktsson.

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  13. How to become (a Canadian) first lady of IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Toronto Star

    Canadian Eliza Reid looks set to become Iceland's first lady thanks to a pair of unlikely events - a lucky lottery win and the Panama Papers scandal. Gudni Johannesson with his wife, Canadian Eliza Reid, in Iceland.

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  14. Trapped Tourists Lucky to Be AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Iceland Review

    ... overnight in saving a foreign couple trapped in the NesskriA ur mountain slope, east of SiglufjA rA ur, North Iceland. The couple, a man and a woman in their thirties, had hiked from HA A insfjA rA ur fjord and were headed for SiglufjA rA ur, ...

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  15. MA1 2vatn's 'Juveniles' in Intensive CareRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | Iceland Review

    The man who was transported yesterday by helicopter to hospital after the car he drove rolled over in Reynisfjall mountain by Vik i Myrdal, South Iceland, should be able to leave intensive care today. A new MMR poll, conducted May 26-June 1, shows presidential candidate Gu ni Th.

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  16. They come from a land of geysers and hedonists and are coached by a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Daily Mail

    They come from a land of geysers and hedonists and are coached by a dentist... can Iceland do a Leicester at Euro 2016? On the September night when Iceland guaranteed their place at Euro 2016, the country's Prime Minister dashed to the dressing room in order to deliver an urgent message. 'He said he was so happy that he would allow every bar and restaurant in the country to stay open all night to celebrate,' said Geir Thorsteinsson, president of Iceland's FA, with a grin, when we meet in his office at the Laugardalsvollur national stadium.

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  17. For Delta, long-term growth will come by flying more overseas routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... flights more gradually. For instance, the new flight from MSP to Rome, along with another between MSP and Reykjavik, Iceland, for now are summer-only routes. As Delta's partnerships mature, Arinder said, "It will open the possibility for further ...

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  18. Iceland equipped to cause an upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | RTE.ie

    Having qualified for the finals of a major tournament for the first time, Group F hopefuls Iceland will not be content to make up the numbers at the European Championship and sides who underestimate them could be in for a nasty surprise. The tiny island nation of around 330,000 inhabitants dominated their Euro 2016 qualifying group for much of the campaign, turning their home ground Laugardalsvollur in Reykjavik into a fortress.

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  19. Revealed: The most welcoming city in Europe - and the UK - for foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... thing. Copenhagen in Denmark was second (90%), with Dublin tied for third along with Zagreb in Croatia, Reykjavik in Iceland and Luxembourg city in Luxembourg. Ankara in Turkey (45%), Rome in Italy (47%), Bologna in Italy (48%) were the only other ...

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  20. Tourist Seriously Injured after Car RolloverRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Iceland Review

    An article in Stundin today reveals the connections of father and son Bjorgolfur Gu mundsson and Bjorgolfur Thor Bjorgolfsson to offshore companies. In a new economic forecast presented today, Islandsbanki bank predicts a GDP growth of 5.4 percent in Iceland this year, the highest one in a decade.

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