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#Iceland

# iceland - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo
# Euro 2016
# Euro 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo

Jun 23rd 2016, 12:37 PM 6,613 Views 8 Comments

The minnows finished ahead of Portugal in Group F.

# iceland - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders
# Euro 2016
# Euro 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:16 PM 4,978 Views 6 Comments

England now lie in wait for Lars Lagerback’s underdogs, who made the knockout stages in breathtaking fashion thanks to Arnor Traustason’s last-minute winner

# iceland - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo
# Monsters Of Men
From TheJournal.ie
# Monsters Of Men

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo

Jun 15th 2016, 1:36 PM 36,007 Views 53 Comments

That “small mentality” jibe isn’t going down at ALL well.

# iceland - Friday 10 June, 2016

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament
# Column
# Column

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament

Jun 10th 2016, 8:13 AM 11,892 Views 22 Comments

The former Uefa president is begging for an invite to the party he organised.

# iceland - Saturday 4 June, 2016

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros
# Out From The Cold
# Out From The Cold

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros

Jun 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 23,790 Views 13 Comments

With a population of less than 330,000, Iceland is finally ready for the big stage.

# iceland - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks
# Panama Fallout
From TheJournal.ie
# Panama Fallout

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks

May 28th 2016, 9:00 AM 23,167 Views 21 Comments

In the wake of the Panama Papers controversy, what’s the national mood in Iceland? TheJournal.ie visited, to find out.

# iceland - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister is gone and now protesters want the whole government to resign
# Panama Papers
From TheJournal.ie
# Panama Papers

Iceland's prime minister is gone and now protesters want the whole government to resign

Apr 6th 2016, 9:17 PM 12,994 Views 19 Comments

Hundreds of demonstrators massed on the square outside parliament in Reykjavik, urging the entire centre-right government to quit.

# iceland - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy
# Leaked Documents
From TheJournal.ie
# Leaked Documents

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy

Apr 5th 2016, 10:48 PM 49,364 Views 138 Comments

He is facing allegations he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide investments.

Father Ted's famous protest sign has caused some confusion in Iceland
# Ecumenical Matter
From The Daily Edge
# Ecumenical Matter

Father Ted's famous protest sign has caused some confusion in Iceland

Apr 5th 2016, 5:44 PM 11,179 Views 2 Comments

Careful now!

# iceland - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches
# Fighting Fit
From TheJournal.ie
# Fighting Fit

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier... on crutches

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:10 AM 19,779 Views 20 Comments

Nikki Bradley is a woman with a level of determination that might make an average person feel very small indeed.

# iceland - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199
# Via Reykjavik
From TheJournal.ie
# Via Reykjavik

Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199

Jan 12th 2016, 2:45 PM 29,823 Views 51 Comments

The route involves a two-hour stopover in Iceland.

# iceland - Friday 6 November, 2015

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco
# Ryanair
From TheJournal.ie
# Ryanair

A low-fare airline is about to start flying from Ireland to Los Angeles and San Francisco

Nov 6th 2015, 12:30 PM 41,758 Views 48 Comments

Are you watching, Michael O’Leary?

# iceland - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros
# Mighty Minnows
# Mighty Minnows

Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros

Sep 6th 2015, 11:55 PM 7,639 Views 8 Comments

Czech Republic also secured their place at next summer’s tournament in France.

# iceland - Monday 22 June, 2015

Celtic's Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations
# Originality
# Originality

Celtic's Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations

Jun 22nd 2015, 2:20 PM 5,325 Views 2 Comments

They’re the guys who brought us ‘The Toilet, ‘The Bicycle’ and ‘The Fish’.

# iceland - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Here's every single 'Game of Thrones' location in real life
# Norn Iron
From TheJournal.ie
# Norn Iron

Here's every single 'Game of Thrones' location in real life

Jun 6th 2015, 8:30 PM 41,343 Views 31 Comments

This comes as part of a promotional drive by a Moroccan travel agency.

# iceland - Monday 25 May, 2015

Here's what happens when you try to drink some water in Icelandic winds
# Mirage
From The Daily Edge
# Mirage

Here's what happens when you try to drink some water in Icelandic winds

May 25th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,820 Views 4 Comments

Oh the pain of it all.

# iceland - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Meet the "accidental airline owner" planning to fly us to America for next to nothing*
# Straight Outta Reykjavik
From TheJournal.ie
# Straight Outta Reykjavik

Meet the "accidental airline owner" planning to fly us to America for next to nothing*

Feb 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 22,842 Views 25 Comments

*Relatively speaking. And via Reykjavik, it should be added.

# iceland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland
# Holiday
From TheJournal.ie
# Holiday

You can now get direct flights from Ireland to Iceland

Jan 15th 2015, 2:35 PM 30,061 Views 88 Comments

Nice one.

# iceland - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Iceland's Christmas 'minge pies' are going viral... but they're fake
# Minge Pies
From The Daily Edge
# Minge Pies

Iceland's Christmas 'minge pies' are going viral... but they're fake

Oct 28th 2014, 1:45 PM 5,482 Views 1 Comment

Tragically.

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap
# Mind The Gap
From TheJournal.ie
# Mind The Gap

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Oct 28th 2014, 8:41 AM 10,401 Views 16 Comments

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

# iceland - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses
# Fight Fight Fight
From The Daily Edge
# Fight Fight Fight

Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses

Oct 23rd 2014, 2:30 PM 2,565 Views 0 Comments

Nobody beats the barrier.

# iceland - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse
# Human Rights
From TheJournal.ie
# Human Rights

Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse

Oct 21st 2014, 5:16 PM 10,480 Views 5 Comments

It is the second case against Iceland Erla Hlynsdóttir has won.

# iceland - Saturday 18 October, 2014

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous
# Wanderlust
From The Daily Edge
# Wanderlust

11 once-in-a-lifetime winter holiday experiences to make your friends jealous

Oct 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 32,837 Views 14 Comments

Weather getting you down? Here are some dreams.

# iceland - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Iceland's 'master plan' for Ireland continues with two new shops
# Munster
From TheJournal.ie
# Munster

Iceland's 'master plan' for Ireland continues with two new shops

Oct 15th 2014, 4:42 PM 21,237 Views 34 Comments

The supermarket chain is opening two new stores, one in Cork and one in Waterford, which will create at least 44 new jobs.

# iceland - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Icelandic police's adorable Instagram will restore your faith in humanity
# Arresting
From The Daily Edge
# Arresting

Icelandic police's adorable Instagram will restore your faith in humanity

Oct 2nd 2014, 9:54 PM 8,579 Views 5 Comments

Everybody be cool this is a robbery. A robbery of your HEART!

# iceland - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

What's that smell? Fumes from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano reach Ireland
# Cough Cough Cough
From TheJournal.ie
# Cough Cough Cough

What's that smell? Fumes from Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano reach Ireland

Sep 9th 2014, 10:20 AM 18,842 Views 10 Comments

Higher-than-normal levels of sulphur dioxide reached Ireland over the weekend.

# iceland - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano
# Watch Out
From TheJournal.ie
# Watch Out

Iceland issues red alert after new eruption near volcano

Aug 31st 2014, 11:30 AM 14,718 Views 5 Comments

Earlier this week, airspace was closed near the volcano after an eruption on the glacier.

# iceland - Friday 29 August, 2014

Airspace reopened after eruption next to Icelandic volcano
# Iceland
From TheJournal.ie
# Iceland

Airspace reopened after eruption next to Icelandic volcano

Aug 29th 2014, 12:18 PM 19,988 Views 16 Comments

There was a “fissure eruption” on the glacier surrounding Bardarbunga

# iceland - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began
# Uh Oh
From TheJournal.ie
# Uh Oh

Iceland volcano hit by most powerful earthquake since tremors began

Aug 26th 2014, 2:15 PM 19,164 Views 16 Comments

There is currently an orange alert in place indicating an increased potential of an eruption.

# iceland - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Iceland lowers aviation risk from volcano to orange alert
# No-Fly Zone
From TheJournal.ie
# No-Fly Zone

Iceland lowers aviation risk from volcano to orange alert

Aug 24th 2014, 12:02 PM 14,678 Views 9 Comments

Iceland’s Meteorological Office said there is no sign of an eruption.

# iceland - Saturday 23 August, 2014

How Irish scientists are keeping the government up to date on that Icelandic volcano
# Thar She Blows
From TheJournal.ie
# Thar She Blows

How Irish scientists are keeping the government up to date on that Icelandic volcano

Aug 23rd 2014, 10:15 AM 13,308 Views 5 Comments

Remember Eyjafjallajokull? Everyone’s trying to make sure that that doesn’t happen all over again…

# iceland - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Iceland evacuates tourists over heightened volcano eruption risk
# Volcano
From TheJournal.ie
# Volcano

Iceland evacuates tourists over heightened volcano eruption risk

Aug 20th 2014, 1:20 PM 27,805 Views 58 Comments

The Irish Aviation Authority has told TheJournal.ie it is ‘closely monitoring’ the situation.

# iceland - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Iceland warns of possible volcanic eruption, raises alert level
# Volcano
From TheJournal.ie
# Volcano

Iceland warns of possible volcanic eruption, raises alert level

Aug 19th 2014, 8:52 AM 28,489 Views 38 Comments

Volcano at Barðarbunga is registering ‘intense earthquake swarm’ activity but there are no signs of magma coming to the surface.

# iceland - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

The Mountain from Game of Thrones can lift 71 stone in weight
# Gregor Clegane
From The Daily Edge
# Gregor Clegane

The Mountain from Game of Thrones can lift 71 stone in weight

Jun 4th 2014, 7:56 AM 9,111 Views 5 Comments

Gregor Clegane is a beast of a man.

# iceland - Thursday 6 March, 2014

VIDEO: Gareth Bale scored a magnificent solo goal against Iceland
# On Your Own
# On Your Own

VIDEO: Gareth Bale scored a magnificent solo goal against Iceland

Mar 6th 2014, 10:09 AM 5,721 Views 2 Comments

Wales’ talisman inspired a 3-1 win by scoring one and setting up the other two.

# iceland - Monday 20 January, 2014

Supermarket chain Iceland might want to reconsider this marketing slogan
# Whoops
From The Daily Edge
# Whoops

Supermarket chain Iceland might want to reconsider this marketing slogan

Jan 20th 2014, 10:30 PM 7,868 Views 2 Comments

Ah now.

# iceland - Monday 23 December, 2013

Iceland halts road project to avoid affecting elves
# Elves
From The Daily Edge
# Elves

Iceland halts road project to avoid affecting elves

Dec 23rd 2013, 11:01 AM 26,753 Views 81 Comments

‘Elf advocates’ have brought a challenge to the country’s Supreme Court.

# iceland - Monday 16 December, 2013

Coveney facing "exceptionally tough" negotiations on fishing quotas
# Fish
From TheJournal.ie
# Fish

Coveney facing "exceptionally tough" negotiations on fishing quotas

Dec 16th 2013, 11:44 AM 3,827 Views 25 Comments

Proposals put forward by the European Commission would severely cut quotas for some of the stocks of vital importance to Irish fishing communities.

# iceland - Friday 13 December, 2013

Iceland jails bank officials for Kaupthing fraud
# Banking
From TheJournal.ie
# Banking

Iceland jails bank officials for Kaupthing fraud

Dec 13th 2013, 9:34 AM 6,852 Views 50 Comments

The four directors were sentenced to between three-and-a-half and five-and-a-half years in prison.

# iceland - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Iceland to write €24,000 off every household mortgage
# Land Of Frost And Fire
From TheJournal.ie
# Land Of Frost And Fire

Iceland to write €24,000 off every household mortgage

Dec 3rd 2013, 10:14 AM 33,492 Views 96 Comments

Despite international opposition, the Reykjavik government will press ahead with the debt relief plan.