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# iceland - Friday 22 June, 2018

Sublime! Ahmed Musa's outrageous half-volley is one of the goals of the World Cup
# Worldie
From The42
# Worldie

Sublime! Ahmed Musa's outrageous half-volley is one of the goals of the World Cup

Jun 22nd 2018, 5:23 PM 11,514 Views 4 Comments

The forward’s 14th goal for his country is surely a goal of the competition contender.

Argentina concerns grow as Dalic vows to rest players against Iceland
# Dalic Cowboys
From The42
# Dalic Cowboys

Argentina concerns grow as Dalic vows to rest players against Iceland

Jun 22nd 2018, 8:10 AM 9,071 Views 5 Comments

The Albiceleste need a favour from Croatia against Iceland, but their manager plans to rest some key players for their final group game.

# iceland - Monday 18 June, 2018

Over 99% of TV viewers in Iceland watched their side's first World Cup game
# Thunderclap
From The42
# Thunderclap

Over 99% of TV viewers in Iceland watched their side's first World Cup game

Jun 18th 2018, 2:50 PM 22,133 Views 29 Comments

99.6% to be precise.

# iceland - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'He can't come back to Argentina' - Maradona blasts boss Sampaoli after Iceland draw
# Not Impressed
From The42
# Not Impressed

'He can't come back to Argentina' - Maradona blasts boss Sampaoli after Iceland draw

Jun 17th 2018, 9:30 PM 19,633 Views 20 Comments

Diego Maradona said Argentina’s 1-1 draw with Iceland on Saturday was “a disgrace”.

# iceland - Saturday 16 June, 2018

'I tried to get inside their minds' - Iceland's heroic goalkeeper did homework to psych out Messi
# Super Keeper
From The42
# Super Keeper

'I tried to get inside their minds' - Iceland's heroic goalkeeper did homework to psych out Messi

Jun 16th 2018, 5:34 PM 8,600 Views 3 Comments

The goalkeeper, who only made his international debut aged 27, proved the hero to thwart Argentina on Saturday.

# iceland - Friday 15 June, 2018

Argentina boss denies underestimating Iceland despite naming XI a day early
# Nothing To Hide
From The42
# Nothing To Hide

Argentina boss denies underestimating Iceland despite naming XI a day early

Jun 15th 2018, 8:06 PM 11,183 Views 7 Comments

Marcos Rojo and Maxi Meza will start for Argentina against Iceland at Spartak Stadium on Saturday.

# iceland - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Would it work here? New law in Iceland means rape accused must prove they had explicit consent
# Burden Of Proof
# Burden Of Proof

Would it work here? New law in Iceland means rape accused must prove they had explicit consent

Apr 8th 2018, 12:05 AM 101,946 Views 0 Comments

The Department of Justice in Ireland is currently reviewing sexual assault legislation and has been urged to provide greater protection for victims.

# iceland - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Bitcoin heist: 600 powerful computers stolen in Iceland
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin heist: 600 powerful computers stolen in Iceland

Mar 3rd 2018, 11:05 AM 24,970 Views 18 Comments

Icelandic police arrested 11 people.

# iceland - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Iceland's plan to ban circumcision is causing controversy
# Mutilation
# Mutilation

Iceland's plan to ban circumcision is causing controversy

Feb 25th 2018, 9:00 PM 32,000 Views 92 Comments

Lawmakers want it put on par with female genital mutilation.

# iceland - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

One dead and 12 seriously injured after tourist bus overturns in Iceland
# Coach Crash
# Coach Crash

One dead and 12 seriously injured after tourist bus overturns in Iceland

Dec 27th 2017, 6:07 PM 29,789 Views 1 Comment

Some passengers were airlifted to hospital in the capital city Reykjavík.

# iceland - Thursday 7 December, 2017

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

'There was prolific evidence of rodent droppings': Three food outlets closed in November

Dec 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 59,986 Views 22 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland served closure orders on three outlets affected by rodent infestation.

# iceland - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,795 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Dec 1st 2017, 4:04 PM 28,272 Views 55 Comments

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# iceland - Friday 15 September, 2017

Iceland's government collapses after PM's father vouches for paedophile
# On Thin Ice
# On Thin Ice

Iceland's government collapses after PM's father vouches for paedophile

Sep 15th 2017, 12:53 PM 43,964 Views 64 Comments

The convicted sex offender was applying for “restored honour”, or a legal clean slate.

# iceland - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round

Jul 6th 2017, 9:55 PM 8,823 Views 20 Comments

Graham Burke’s excellent first half strike capped off an assured performance from Stephen Bradley’s side.

Bradley faces biggest test to date as passage through Europe lies on the horizon
# On The Up
From The42
# On The Up

Bradley faces biggest test to date as passage through Europe lies on the horizon

Jul 6th 2017, 3:43 PM 2,066 Views 1 Comment

Shamrock Rovers face Stjarnan tonight with a 1-0 lead and a priceless away goal from their opening leg in Iceland.

# iceland - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'They're a dangerous team going forward' - Bradley cautious ahead of Rovers' trip to Iceland
# Shamrock Rovers
From The42
# Shamrock Rovers

'They're a dangerous team going forward' - Bradley cautious ahead of Rovers' trip to Iceland

Jun 28th 2017, 1:00 PM 2,889 Views 5 Comments

Stephen Bradley took over as Shamrock Rovers manager 12 months ago following the club’s exit from Europe.

# iceland - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Iceland's volcano eruption could reveal aerosols' climate change effect

Jun 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 27,587 Views 19 Comments

The Icelandic volcano Holuhraun, which erupted in 2014, did not increase the amount of water in the clouds.

# iceland - Thursday 8 June, 2017

'They have a viking mentality' - Bell targets Iceland win in build-up to World Cup campaign
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

'They have a viking mentality' - Bell targets Iceland win in build-up to World Cup campaign

Jun 8th 2017, 2:27 PM 2,165 Views 1 Comment

WNT manager Colin Bell expects a tough night in Tallaght as his side gear towards the beginning of their 2019 World Cup qualifying campaign.

# iceland - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Aer Lingus had a particularly sound exchange with Icelandair after leaving their country off a map
# Still Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Still Friends

Aer Lingus had a particularly sound exchange with Icelandair after leaving their country off a map

Apr 25th 2017, 11:38 AM 22,512 Views 6 Comments

Iceland is missing.

# iceland - Monday 10 April, 2017

270 jobs on the way as Iceland opens string of new Irish stores
# Jobs Watch
# Jobs Watch

270 jobs on the way as Iceland opens string of new Irish stores

Apr 10th 2017, 3:34 PM 23,057 Views 48 Comments

Stores are set to open in locations like Fermoy, Galway, Letterkenny and Gorey.

# iceland - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women

Apr 4th 2017, 9:54 PM 13,616 Views 49 Comments

The law will come into effect in January.

# iceland - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis
# Financial Crisis
# Financial Crisis

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis

Apr 1st 2017, 8:30 AM 14,751 Views 22 Comments

They’re taking their cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

# iceland - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

'The manager will decide if he's happy or not' - Horgan staying grounded after Ireland debut
# Tús Maith Leath Na Hoibre
From The42
# Tús Maith Leath Na Hoibre

'The manager will decide if he's happy or not' - Horgan staying grounded after Ireland debut

Mar 29th 2017, 9:38 AM 3,742 Views 10 Comments

The Preston winger was introduced during last night’s game against Iceland.

# iceland - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

As it happened: Ireland v Iceland, International friendly From The42
Live Mar 28th 2017, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Iceland, International friendly

# iceland - Sunday 19 March, 2017

'The correction': Should the government forgive some of Ireland's mortgage debt?

'The correction': Should the government forgive some of Ireland's mortgage debt?

Mar 19th 2017, 10:00 PM 24,493 Views 47 Comments

Iceland forgave a portion of mortgage holders’ debts in 2014.

# iceland - Monday 23 January, 2017

Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach
# Rare Crime
# Rare Crime

Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach

Jan 23rd 2017, 1:48 PM 54,119 Views 20 Comments

Birna Brjansdottir was missing for eight days before her body was found.

# iceland - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Mystery: Three sailors arrested after disappearance of young woman in Iceland
# Missing
# Missing

Mystery: Three sailors arrested after disappearance of young woman in Iceland

Jan 21st 2017, 8:45 AM 36,016 Views 11 Comments

Members of Iceland’s elite police unit flew to a trawler to question the crew.

# iceland - Monday 2 January, 2017

While others look to get out, some politicians in Iceland want a referendum on joining the EU
# In Out
# In Out

While others look to get out, some politicians in Iceland want a referendum on joining the EU

Jan 2nd 2017, 2:43 PM 13,236 Views 48 Comments

But what would the referendum be called? IceIn? IcEnter? ReykjavIn?

# iceland - Friday 23 December, 2016

'You start to see the fear emerging and the self-confidence draining'
# Ice Ice Baby
From The42
# Ice Ice Baby

'You start to see the fear emerging and the self-confidence draining'

Dec 23rd 2016, 10:44 AM 4,480 Views 5 Comments

England’s Euro 2016 elimination to Iceland took Roy Hodgson completely by surprise.

# iceland - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Iceland (the country) sues 'aggressive' Iceland (the frozen food shop) over name
# NO THAW IN RELATIONS
# NO THAW IN RELATIONS

Iceland (the country) sues 'aggressive' Iceland (the frozen food shop) over name

Nov 24th 2016, 8:38 PM 19,025 Views 34 Comments

The Nordic country has taken the case to the European Union Intellectual Property Office.

# iceland - Saturday 19 November, 2016

'It's been a bit taboo ... but it attracts people': Inside the world's biggest penis museum
# Reykjavik
# Reykjavik

'It's been a bit taboo ... but it attracts people': Inside the world's biggest penis museum

Nov 19th 2016, 9:00 AM 20,650 Views 28 Comments

“It all started as a joke,” the museum’s manager said. “My father had fun just collecting, doing something no one has done before.”

# iceland - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Iceland scrambles to form government after Pirate Party falls short
# Iceland
# Iceland

Iceland scrambles to form government after Pirate Party falls short

Oct 30th 2016, 1:19 PM 15,625 Views 13 Comments

Prime Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson told the national broadcaster RUV he would resign today after his Progressive Party suffered a plunge in support.

# iceland - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Iceland election: Anti-establishment Pirate Party set to shake up political landscape
# Voting Today
# Voting Today

Iceland election: Anti-establishment Pirate Party set to shake up political landscape

Oct 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 9,741 Views 19 Comments

The party is hoping to capitalise on the deep distrust of the political elite in the wake of the Panama Papers revelations.

# iceland - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Opinion polls put Pirate Party on course to form government in Iceland
# Aaaar Matey
# Aaaar Matey

Opinion polls put Pirate Party on course to form government in Iceland

Aug 13th 2016, 11:30 AM 14,949 Views 29 Comments

The protest party promotes direct democracy, 35-hour working weeks and total drug decriminalisation for the island nation.

# iceland - Monday 25 July, 2016

Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland
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# Sponsored By Wow Air

Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland

Jul 25th 2016, 1:56 PM 16,161 Views 20 Comments

From the Blue Lagoon right up to the Haukadalur valley.

# iceland - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

The Iceland football team were welcomed home from the Euros with this spine-tingling 'Viking Clap'
# Viking Clap
From The Daily Edge
# Viking Clap

The Iceland football team were welcomed home from the Euros with this spine-tingling 'Viking Clap'

Jul 5th 2016, 11:39 AM 4,828 Views 1 Comment

Let’s hear it for the unlikely heroes of the Euros!

# iceland - Sunday 3 July, 2016

As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final From The42
Live Jul 3rd 2016, 9:00 PM

As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final

Here's the hardest quiz about Iceland you'll take today
# Thunder Clap
# Thunder Clap

Here's the hardest quiz about Iceland you'll take today

Jul 3rd 2016, 9:00 AM 33,255 Views 39 Comments

The country’s journey at Euro 2016 is the story of the tournament, but how well do you know your geysers from your volcanic ash clouds?

# iceland - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

These last-minute Iceland supporters sum up that 'anyone but England' feeling
# In The Bag
From The Daily Edge
# In The Bag

These last-minute Iceland supporters sum up that 'anyone but England' feeling

Jun 28th 2016, 10:50 AM 5,623 Views 0 Comments

Frozen football experts.