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Big Birthday Party Planned for Vigdís

At its last meeting, the Reykjavík City Council voted to allocate a grant of ISK 3 million to the Vigdís Finnbogadóttir Institute of Foreign Languages for the celebration of the 90th birthday of former president Vigdís Finnbogadóttir April 15.
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Big Birthday Party Planned for Vigdís

At its last meeting, the Reykjavík City Council voted to allocate a grant of ISK 3 million to the Vigdís Finnbogadóttir Institute of Foreign Languages for the celebration of the 90th birthday of former president Vigdís Finnbogadóttir April 15.

Call to Strike Approved by 88 Percent of Workers

The overwhelming majority, or 87.6 percent, of members of BSRB – the Icelandic Federation of State and Municipal Employees – approve to go on strike.
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Call to Strike Approved by 88 Percent of Workers

The overwhelming majority, or 87.6 percent, of members of BSRB – the Icelandic Federation of State and Municipal Employees – approve to go on strike.

Suspected of Sexually Exploiting Boys in Several Countries

A US male, suspected of sexually exploiting teenage boys in several countries, including Iceland, is expected to remain in police custody in Suðurnes until Friday.
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Suspected of Sexually Exploiting Boys in Several Countries

A US male, suspected of sexually exploiting teenage boys in several countries, including Iceland, is expected to remain in police custody in Suðurnes until Friday.

Will Public Services Be Paralyzed by Strike?

It will be clear tomorrow morning whether 18,000 members of BSRB – the Federation of State and Municipal Employees – will go on strike, starting March 8.
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Will Public Services Be Paralyzed by Strike?

It will be clear tomorrow morning whether 18,000 members of BSRB – the Federation of State and Municipal Employees – will go on strike, starting March 8.

Will British Supercomputer Be Housed in Iceland?

Because of its clean energy sources, Iceland is a potential site for a supercomputer to be built for the Met Office – the UK’s national weather service - 2022-2032.
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Will British Supercomputer Be Housed in Iceland?

Because of its clean energy sources, Iceland is a potential site for a supercomputer to be built for the Met Office – the UK’s national weather service - 2022-2032.

Fisherman Rescued in High Winds: Video

A man was rescued early this morning from a small fishing boat, just north of Vogar, Reykjanes, Southwest Iceland, after his fishing boat had suffered engine failure and drifted fast toward the shore in high winds.
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Fisherman Rescued in High Winds: Video

A man was rescued early this morning from a small fishing boat, just north of Vogar, Reykjanes, Southwest Iceland, after his fishing boat had suffered engine failure and drifted fast toward the shore in high winds.

Risk Assessed on Reynisfjara: Children Rescued Last Weekend

A risk assessment for Reynisfjara beach, South Iceland – one of the country’s main tourist attractions, is expected to be ready in March.
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Risk Assessed on Reynisfjara: Children Rescued Last Weekend

A risk assessment for Reynisfjara beach, South Iceland – one of the country’s main tourist attractions, is expected to be ready in March.

Icelandair Prepares for ‘Dennis the Menace’

Due to the severe storm Dennis – nicknamed “Dennis the Menace” - expected in Iceland on Friday, Icelandair is getting ready, should international flights to and from Keflavík International Airport have to be canceled.
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Icelandair Prepares for ‘Dennis the Menace’

Due to the severe storm Dennis – nicknamed “Dennis the Menace” - expected in Iceland on Friday, Icelandair is getting ready, should international flights to and from Keflavík International Airport have to be canceled.

Severe Weather Expected Friday

The Icelandic Met Office warns that major transportation disturbances are to be expected all over Iceland on Friday, and no travel is advised from 3 am till 9 pm that day, while a yellow alert is in effect.
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Severe Weather Expected Friday

The Icelandic Met Office warns that major transportation disturbances are to be expected all over Iceland on Friday, and no travel is advised from 3 am till 9 pm that day, while a yellow alert is in effect.

Harpa Hails Hildur

Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavík, congratulated composer Hildur Guðnadóttir, who Sunday night became the first Icelander to receive an Oscar, by projecting the words “Til hamingju Hildur!” (Congratulations, Hildur!) on its walls last night.
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Harpa Hails Hildur

Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavík, congratulated composer Hildur Guðnadóttir, who Sunday night became the first Icelander to receive an Oscar, by projecting the words “Til hamingju Hildur!” (Congratulations, Hildur!) on its walls last night.

Seven-Year Sentence for Smuggling Drugs

Yesterday, the Reykjavík District Court sentenced two men to seven years in prison for smuggling 37.8 kg of amphetamine and almost 5 kg of cocaine to Iceland on board the ferry Norröna last summer.
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Seven-Year Sentence for Smuggling Drugs

Yesterday, the Reykjavík District Court sentenced two men to seven years in prison for smuggling 37.8 kg of amphetamine and almost 5 kg of cocaine to Iceland on board the ferry Norröna last summer.

Gear Collapses at Landing, Despite Being New

The right main gear of an Icelandair Boeing 757 that collapsed shortly after the aircraft landed on Keflavík International Airport on Friday afternoon had just been replaced.
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Gear Collapses at Landing, Despite Being New

The right main gear of an Icelandair Boeing 757 that collapsed shortly after the aircraft landed on Keflavík International Airport on Friday afternoon had just been replaced.

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