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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Denmark

This year
# factcheck
FactCheck: Does Ireland collect more corporate tax per person than almost any other EU country?
Ireland collects much of its taxes from companies, but how much compared to the rest of the EU?
# Housing
Ireland should follow Denmark and require vacant properties to be rented out, Varadkar advised
The NESC report suggests an NCT-style system could be set up for rental properties to ensure minimum standards.
# Ukraine
Three EU members to provide Ukraine with 100 refurbished battle tanks
Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands are shipping the tanks to help Ukraine “withstand Russian aggression”.
Last year
# the act of kylian
Kylian Mbappe renounces defending but dazzles in French win
The brilliant Mbappe scored both goals as France beat Denmark to qualify for the last-16.
# marching on
Mbappe’s double downs Denmark as France reach World Cup knockout stage
Mbappe and Pele are the only players to score seven or more World Cup goals before turning 25.
# Stalemate
Spirited Tunisia hold Denmark to scoreless draw
Danish talisman Christian Eriksen was shackled by a well-organised defence.
# Group by Group Guide
Group D Preview: France have huge talent but some problems, Denmark assume role as Dark Horses
In the latest of our series, we look at Group D: France, Denmark, Australia, and Tunisia.
# nord stream
Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea
The Swedish coast guard could not immediately say why the latest leak only appeared days after the initial breaches.
# mink breeding
Denmark to allow mink breeding to resume next year
The country banned mink farming in November 2020 to contain a mutated version of the coronavirus that could spread to people.
# Golf
Down and Wicklow golfers make bright starts in Denmark on DP World Tour
Jonathan Caldwell and Paul Dunne had strong opening rounds.
EU plans 'emergency intervention' to halt energy price rise
The EU Commission president said €300 billion would be invested to accelerate the transition towards sustainable energy sources.
# Impressive
Germany make statement with big win over Denmark in Euro 2022 opener
Lina Magull, Lea Schuller, Lena Lattwein and Alexandra Popp got the goals.
# Denmark
Copenhagen holds memorial for shopping centre shooting victims
Three people were killed in the shooting on Sunday.
# Denmark
Copenhagen shooting suspect remanded in custody for 24 days
The 22-year-old gunman was indicted for murder today.
# Copenhagen
'Several dead' in Copenhagen mall shooting: police
The shooting occurred at a shopping mall in the city.
# Tour de France
Danish police raid hotel of Tour de France team Bahrain-Victorious
The police reportedly found nothing suspicious in their two-hour search.
# Ewood Park
Ex-Milan and Newcastle striker named as Blackburn's new manager
The Championship club have handed Jon Dahl Tomasson a three-year deal to replace Tony Mowbray.
# Pen to Paper
Leeds sign Denmark defender from RB Salzburg
The 24-year-old has agreed a five-year deal at Elland Road.
# Russian aggression
Denmark votes overwhelmingly to join EU common defence policy
The Danish Prime Minister said the vote was an important to signal to Europe, Nato and Russia.
Danish Prime Minister says sorry to six Greenlandic Inuits forcibly moved to Denmark in 1951
In the summer of 1951, 22 Inuit children between the ages of five and eight were sent to Denmark, which was Greenland’s colonial power.
# Covid-19
Denmark becomes first EU country to lift all Covid restrictions despite record case numbers
The country’s health authority “recommends” that those who test positive for the virus should isolate for four days.
# coronvirus
'Stealth Omicron' spreads more than original strain, Danish study finds
Sub-variant BA.2 – also called “stealth Omicron” – was detected earlier this year.
# peter burns
Body found in search for missing Irish man in Denmark
The Dunboyne native was working as a chef in Aarhus.
# Missing
Danish police continue search for missing Irish man Peter Burns
The Danish Police and the group Missing People Denmark are still searching for Peter Burns, who has been missing since the 5th of December.
# belief
'My goal is to play in the World Cup. My heart is not an obstacle' - Eriksen
The Denmark star wants to play for his country again after suffering a cardiac arrest during the Euros.
All time
# Climate Change
Parts of Greenland see temperatures reach 28 degrees Celsius above seasonal average
The region’s capital Nuuk saw temperatures reach 13 degrees Celsius on Monday.
# Sweden
Two missing after freight ships collide off Sweden
One of the vessels capsized.
# mink cull
Danish PM grilled by commission over illegal mink cull due to Covid-19 variant concerns
Denmark killed up to 17 million minks during the cull in 2020, a decision which saw the agriculture minister resign
# Return
Denmark's Eriksen back in training after Euro heart-attack
Eriksen’s plight shook the football world in June.
# snow storm
Snowstorm in Denmark strands customers overnight in Ikea
The store manager said they spent the evening watching television and eating.
# Super Scots
Scotland beat Denmark to improve hopes of qualifying for World Cup
Steve Clarke’s side will be seeded and at home for the first play-off game next March
# Denmark
Tape of 1970 John Lennon interview with four Danish teenagers sold at auction for €49,000
The 33-minute audio recording includes an interview with Lennon and Yoko Ono and two songs.
# vaccine passports
Denmark lifts the last of its Covid restrictions
50,000 people will attend a concert in Copenhagen tomorrow.
# Copenhagen
Scotland’s World Cup hopes dented as Denmark ease to win in Copenhagen
Steve Clarke’s side were two down in 15 minutes through goals from Daniel Wass and Joakim Maehle.
# new land found
Researchers discover world's 'northernmost' island
The island is some 700 kilometres south of the North Pole.
# Coronavirus
Denmark to lift all Covid restrictions by 10 September due to broad vaccination coverage
Officials say the virus no longer poses “a threat to society” due to high vaccination rates.
# Euro Vision
'Has it ever come home?' - Denmark's Schmeichel takes cheeky swipe at England
Gareth Southgate is urging the Three Lions to seize their chance to make Euro history.
# Reaction
Denmark ‘thinking of Christian Eriksen every day’ as Euros run continues
The Inter Milan midfielder is continuing to recover following hospital treatment after suffering a cardiac arrest in the opening game.
# great danes
Denmark's remarkable story continues as they qualify for semi-finals of Euro 2020
Kasper Hjulmand’s side were 2-1 winners against Czech Republic in Baku.
# King Kev
Belgium spoil Eriksen tribute with comeback win over Denmark as De Bruyne stars
The match was paused after 10 minutes for a minute’s applause for Christian Eriksen.