Prime Minister of Iceland Katrín Jakobsdóttir has congratulated Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern on her pregnancy over Twitter.
Voting rates among immigrants dropped significantly between 2006 and 2014 according to a task force charged with improving them.
Students at the Iceland Academy of the Arts are refusing to pay tuition fees in protest against poor facilities and worsening service at the school.
Iceland's population at the end of 2017 reached 348,580, according to new information from Statistics Iceland.
Around one third of university students in Iceland show symptoms of depression, according to the results of a study on the mental health of students at the University of Iceland, Reykjavík University, and the University of Akureyri.
Icelander Ísold Ugga has won best director at the Sundance Film Festival for her film And Breathe Normally.
Former President of Iceland Ólfaur Ragnar Grímsson broke his pelvis in a skiing accident in Aspen, Colorado in December.