Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for the Kremlin, told journalists that “the World Cup what is important...not the arrival of delegates or official representatives, the important thing is the team matches.”
Iceland Review In Focus takes a look at all sides of the circumcision debate which has come to the fore in recent weeks, from the Iceland Review magazine.
The President of Iceland was spotted ‘plogging’ last weekend, a new exercise trend combining jogging with picking up litter.
Icelandic cartoonist, writer, and comedian Hugleikur Dagsson has been told he is not allowed to sell t-shirts he designed in honor of the Iceland’s World Cup-qualifying football team because the caption on the shirt is a copyright violation.
The Parliamentary Ombudsman has ruled that the Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture did not act in accordance with the law when it affirmed a high school’s decision to expel a 16-year-old boy in 2016.
Iceland’s “youngest reporters” have started their own news station at Hraunvallaskóli in Hafnarfjörður.
Iceland’s Welfare Watch committee is recommending that overnight homeless shelters in Reykjavík remain open 24 hours a day.
Icelanders are no longer the happiest nation in the world, according to the World Happiness Report 2018. In the new report, Iceland is in fourth place.
Fishermen discovered two body parts off the coast of the Snæfellsnes peninsula, a leg and an unknown body part.
Five-year-olds in a West Fjords play school are learning balance and coordination thanks to a donation of cross-country skis.
Data aggregated by cost-of-living website Numbeo found that half a liter of domestic beer in Iceland is, on average, 8.53€, making it Europe’s most expensive.
Representatives of the exiled Kurdish opposition in Syria delivered documents to Eva Hauksdóttir in Glasgow on Friday, confirming that her son, Haukur Hilmarsson, was killed during a Turkish air rain in Afrin on February 24.
The Directorate of Education botched both the standardized Iceland and English tests for 9th graders this week, as students could not connect to the testing server.
Two sisters from Iraq were excited to see snow for the first time upon arriving to their new home in Iceland, RÚV reports.
The National University Hospital is currently short 180 nurses and 120 individuals are on waiting lists to be placed in a nursing home.
Eva Hauksdóttir is asking the public to help her find information about her son, who is believed to have died two weeks ago in Syria.