The number of perpetrators in domestic abuse relationships that seek help in the treatment centre Heimilisfriður has increased by 25% from last year
The results from the municipal elections in Árneshreppur have been charged, as environmental activists changed their legal residence to affect the voting.
Mining for the cryptocurrency Bitcoin is expected to overtake the energy consumption of Icelandic households this year as the abundance of renewable and cheap electricity has Bitcoin miners flocking to Iceland to set up shop.
Hannes Þór Halldórsson, the goalkeeper of the Icelandic national football team, directed an ad right before the World Cup, which kicks off on the 14th of June.
Over 600 people broke the Belgian record of most people doing a handstand together, in honour of the 50th anniversary of the Icelandic Gymnastic Federation.