The majority of midwives at the National University Hospital of Iceland will refuse overtime shifts as of tomorrow.
Dalvík SAR received the honor for their effective use of a drone in the rescues of two hikers near Siglufjörður in 2016.
Icelandic Insurance company VÍS has created a Facebook page for personal items that were salvaged from the Garðabær storage facility where a massive fire broke out earlier this month.
The bus is one of 14 that have been purchased and will soon be introduced to the municipal public transportation system.
Iceland ranks 13th in this year’s World Press Freedom Index, whereas last year, it was ranked 10th worldwide. Iceland is currently the lowest ranked of all the Nordic countries.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, who was arrested in Amsterdam after fleeing an Icelandic prison last week, has been sentenced to 19 days in custody.
An Icelandic man filled chess pieces with amphetamine in an attempt to smuggle the drug into Iceland.
Icelandic women in the #metoo group “Fjölskyldutengsl” (En. Family Relationships) published a letter last night containing 52 accounts of gender-based violence perpetrated by relatives and others close to them.
All 95 midwives which provide in-home service to parents and their newborns are on strike as of today.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, who escaped from an Icelandic prison last week, was arrested in Amsterdam yesterday.
According to data from the National Register of Iceland, purchase prices fell by around .1% in March, while rental prices went up by 2.1%.
The first day of summer (Sumardagurinn fyrsti)—according to the old Norse calendar—is a public holiday that occurs on the first Thursday after April 18 every year.
Just over 60% of respondents reported being opposed to such marketing and 42% reported being “very opposed.”
The flight was booked under a different name, but Sindri Þór paid for the ticket with his own credit card.
Sindri Þór Stefánsson, part of a large-scale robbery of computers fitted for Bitcoin mining, has fled from an open prison to Sweden via an airplane. An international arrest warrant has been issued for him.
The lamppost charging stations are one of the proposals put forth as part of the city’s energy alternatives in transportation initiative, which is being undertaken with utility company Reykjavík Energy.
The project is aimed at empowering young women and helping them create space for themselves within their immediate environment.
“They can finally start to think about their future and other things that most of us take as a given.”