About 80 percent of women in Alþingi, the Icelandic parliament, suffer gender-based violence.
The IKEA Christmas goat, a reminder that the Christmas season is approaching, was set up in front of IKEA’s store in Garðabær yesterday.
Iceland has just been added on the gray list of the Financial Action Task Force, FATF – a list of countries which have failed to take sufficient measures to combat money laundering and the financing of acts of terrorism.
The problem of obesity has increased Iceland, just like in other OECD countries, according to an OECD book.
By the end of the week, Iceland could land on a gray list of countries, which have failed to take sufficient measures to combat money laundering and the financing of acts of terrorism.
Icelandic pianist Víkingur Heiðar Ólafsson has been named Artist of the Year at the Gramophone Awards 2019.
The tourist, who died in the rollover on the Snæfellsnes peninsula, West Iceland, on Saturday, was a 17-year-old boy form New York.
A film crew and famous actors worked in Húsavík, North Iceland, in recent days, shooting a scene for the comedy Eurovision.
In the coming years, Icelanders must decide whether to follow China or the US, in terms of trade and international affairs.
The Icelandic Met Office has issued a yellow alert for South and Southeast Iceland, effective from 1 pm till midnight.
The Icelandic men’s national soccer team beat Andorra 2:0 in a qualifying match for the UEFA EURO 2020 at Laugardalsvöllur arena in Reykjavík last night
The oceanfront home of former WOW Air CEO Skúli Mogensen is for sale.
Having lost Friday night’s game against France, the world champions, at Laugardalsvöllur arena 0:1, the Icelandic men’s national soccer team now faces Andorra tonight at 6:45 at the same venue.
Icelandic Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources Guðmundur Ingi Guðbrandsson criticized US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at their meeting with Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir on Thursday.
One person has died of injuries sustained in a rollover on the south side of the Snæfellsnes peninsula Saturday.
Electrical engineer Trausti Traustason is used to digging.
There are three species of owls in Iceland, and they are a rather rare sight.
The Icelandic men’s national soccer team faces the world champions, France, at Laugardalsvöllur arena in Reykjavík tonight, in a qualifying match for the UEFA EURO 2020.
Are you wondering why so many people in Iceland - a nation not known for dressing in bold colors - are dressed in pink today?
Last month’s opening of Beijing Daxing International Airport in China could create an opportunity for the Icelandic travel industry.
What may look like a Playmobil set is instead the actual helicopter, crew and equipment of the Icelandic Coast Guard.
Poor visibility, icy roads and snow is in the forecast for some mountain roads in Iceland today.
The 2019 Arctic Circle Assembly opens at Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík today.
WOW 2, the resurrected WOW Air, directed by US business woman Michele Ballarin, has postponed its first flight between Iceland and Washington Dulles International Airport in the US.
Tonight at 8 pm, on John Lennon’s birthday, the Imagine Peace Tower will be lit for the 13th time on Viðey island in his memory.
UNESCO’s World Heritage Center has sent Icelandic authorities a letter regarding a complaint received regarding the protection of Þingvellir National Park.
Residents near Hella, South Iceland, keep fighting plans for the construction of a tourist service center – plans directed by Malaysian businessman and landowner Loo Eng Wah.
It’s not a question of whether direct flights will be offered between Iceland and Asia. The question is when.
This is the season of the northern lights, and tourists flock to Iceland to see them.
The meteorologist of the Icelandic Road Administration warns of a storm along the south coast until noon.
Flatey island, in Breiðafjörður fjord, West Iceland, is the best island in the world.
German sports journalist Dirk Harten knows more than most about how to have a ball in Iceland.
The book Bobby Fisher – The Final Years, by Garðar Sverrisson, has just been published.
Aurora Basecamp, a new northern lights center, opened this week on the outskirts of the town of Hafnarfjörður.
Publishers in seven countries have purchased the publishing right to a new book on the climate crisis by Icelandic environmental activist and writer Andri Snær Magnason.