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Published April 18, 2018. An asylum seeker from Norway, who was stripped of citizenship in that country, will be deported from Iceland. Mahad Abib Mahamud, who arrived in Norway in 2000 at the age of 14, was stripped of his citizenship last year because Norwegian authorities believe he lied about his actual country of ...
The Reykjavik District Court has sentenced Khaled Cairo to 16 years in prison for the murder of Sanita Brauna in September. The gruesome murder took place in the western part of Reykjavik. Cairo was arrested by police covered in blood and admitted later to having lost his temper in a jealous fit because ...

One option is Reykjavik, Iceland, which has become a popular destination in the past couple of years. Thankfully, there are plenty of regular, relatively inexpensive flights between Los Angeles and Reykjavik. We pulled from travel site Skyscanner to provide you with a short list of flights between July and ...
Two trending destinations are Cartagena, Colombia and Reykjavik, Iceland. Thankfully, there are plenty of regular, relatively-inexpensive flights between San Francisco and both of those cities. We pulled data from travel site Skyscanner to provide you with a short list of flights between July and September, ...
A man in east Reykjavik tried to hit a pedestrian and then drove into a police vehicle and then proceeded to flee at high speed until he was a dead end at which point he ran from the car stark naked until police caught up with him. This is reported on the Facebook site of the Reykjavik Metropolitan Police ...
... New York, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, St. Louis, and Washington DC with the code WOWSALE. The airline often has cheap flights to Europe with destinations that include Paris, London, Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Barcelona, and Amsterdam. However, the sale only applies to flights headed toward Reykjavik.

This flight deal comes with so many asterisks—so read all the way through—but Wow Air's sale is too good not to share. Until midnight on April 15, select flights from 13 U.S. airports to Reykjavik are 30 percent off: Round-trip flights from Detroit are as low as $209; from Pittsburgh, they're only $192 non-stop.
This is a new, bright and airy restaurant in The Pearl, a famous landmark in Reykjavik on top of the hot water tanks that supply the city with geothermal heat. They serve wonderful brunches, lunches and dinner beneath a magnificent glass dome with stunning 360 degree view of the city. They also have a ...
A huge, heavy aluminium sign at Hlemmur Square hotel in central Reykjavik hung by a thread a little earlier this evening and had to be cut down by rescue team members. "There have been too many storms in Reykjavik this winter, some screws must have come loose," said hotelier Klaus Ortlieb, one of the ...
A small "container village" will be set up in Skeifan, a shopping district in 108 Reykjavik this summer. There will be food stalls with street food, pop-up shops, a screen showing the matches at the FIFA World Cup and musicians will regularly perform. The project title is BOX and it will be open from June 1st to ...
In two weeks, representatives of European cities in the fields of City Marketing, Meetings Industry and Tourism will discuss how to "Hack the City" during European Cities Marketing Spring Meeting in Reykjavik, February 21-24, 2018. Industry thought leaders will challenge the attendees while, ideas and ...
Reykjavik, Iceland's big city, is the gateway to other parts of the beautiful country. But it's a wondrous place in itself. Discover the country's stellar history ... The market may not house the best collection of goods, but it is a Reykjavik institution. Visit the food section to sample local cuisine. Golden Circle Tour
Latest reports from the Iceland Met Office are that the area of low depression will create a bad storm in Reykjavik and an orange weather alert has been raised. All domestic flights have been cancelled. This will result in a blinding storm in Reykjavik and the South West corner of Iceland afer around 10 am ...
For example, a person flying from Bergen, Norway could fly Icelandair to Reykjavik and connect to a flight to New York sitting next to someone who started their journey in Paris, France. Essentially, it is the hub-and-spoke system. However, Reykjavik is the sole hub and every other city is its spoke. Instead of ...
The Directorate of Health committee convened this morning to evaluate the situation, and issued a statement syaing that water samples do not indicate that there is a health risk associated with consuming tap water in Reykjavik. The committee said that there is no reason for the public to boil tap water, and ...
Please be advised to follow weather reports closely due to a storm in Reykjavik. mbl.is/Rax. The Iceland Met Office has ... The Reykjavik Fire Department says that there may disruption to school and that parents or guardians must accompany children aged 12 or under to school. This especially concerns ...
A foreign man has been charged with murdering Sanita Brauna from Latvia at her home in Hagamelur in West Reykjavik in September. Brauna was murdered on Thursday September 21st. The charges against the man were for hitting her repeatedly in the face and head with three glass bottles and a fire ...

Reykjavik is now remaking itself again, this time as a health-and-wellness destination. The famous Blue Lagoon, with its man-made geothermal pool rich in silica and minerals, is opening the Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland, a hotel and day spa that will offer ground-level suites attached to private pools, and ...
Sandhotel is situated in the heart of Reykjavik's hip shopping street, Laugavegur, and is bordered by Iceland's oldest gentleman's tailor and a cult bakery. Warm staff and thoughtful touches including a mobile phone, and chic comfortable rooms with locally sourced organic toiletries, make it a great place to stay.
The world's fastest-growing property market is not prime central London, New York or Paris, but Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. According to ...
A huge storm hit the South-West of Iceland yesterday afternoon and last night, and created an uproar. People had trouble getting around ...
Iceland's largest annual music festival, Iceland Airwaves began last night in the Reykjavik city centre and continues until November 5th.
In it, they stated that the Reykjavik proposal would reopen the “gap in deterrence of conventional attack.” In the same issue, Rep. Les Aspin, the ...
Despite Icelanders queuing like crazy when the first Dunkin' Donuts branch opened on Reykjavik's main shopping street two years ago, the ...
A recent Vogue article features a host of cool celandic women and their tips for the best fashion, shopping, leisure and eating out in Reykjavik.
Reykjavik retail: “I like Geysir a lot. When I go there, it gets me in the cozy mood of the Icelandic countryside. I want to wear everything that's in ...
This weekend temperatures will plunge in Reykjavik with frost up to -8 degrees C. According to the Iceland Met Office the snow is not going ...
Icelandair will fly a new six-times weekly route between Dublin and Reykjavik, starting next May. The service will also have connections to and ...
Q: Hello Iceland Review! I'm moving to Reykjavik in October for an internship, and I'll be staying there until March. I've found a room near my ...
Swedish retail giant H&M open their second Iceland shop in Kringlan shopping mall in Reykjavik tomorrow. H&M opened their first shop in ...
Two ambulances and police vehicles arrived at a building in West Reykjavik last night shortly before 10 pm. Witnesses said to mbl.is that the ...
The City of Reykjavik have given permission for a building next to Perlan which will house a planetarium. The planetarium will form a part of the ...
Nearly 10 years after that financial disaster, Reykjavik is remaking itself once again, this time as a health-and-wellness destination. The famous ...
The Wabi Sabi is currently moored at the old harbour in Reykjavik at Grandi. Rumours are rife that the yacht is owned by Elton John. The yacht ...
One man has been taken to hospital. According to the Reykjavik Fire Department, who have put out the fire, an explosion had occurred inside ...
Reykjavik Pride has been celebrated annually since 1999. Our cozy little pride, originally visited by some fifteen hundred onlookers, has ...
Summer 2017 is providing a number of markers for cruise activity at Port of Reykjavik and nearby Port of Akranes, both owned by ...
This year, asexuals join the Reykjavik Pride Parade for the first time. The parade takes part in the city centre tomorrow bringing the Reykjavik ...
Later in the day, some entrants in the “routes you never thought you would see” category include Reykjavik to Pittsburgh and to Lyon on Wow ...
This year, asexuals join the Reykjavik Pride Parade for the first time. The parade takes part in the city centre tomorrow bringing the Reykjavik ...
The special armed forces unit of the Reykjavik Metropolitan Police are now seeking a man who got into the rear seat of a car in Vesturberg in ...
Reykjavik Culture Night marks the start of the city's cultural year, when museums and theatres and other cultural institutions launch their annual ...
Pacifists in Iceland have organised a candle float tomorrow night to commemorate 72 years sine nuclear bombs were dropped on Hiroshima ...
Reykjavik Pride Week began yesterday with a rainbow being painted in ... This year, asexuals join the Reykjavik Pride Parade for the first time.
A number of people were surprised to see a tent in the traffic island next to Harpa concert hall in the centre of Reykjavik this morning. By noon ...
Yet both cities were cheaper than Reykjavik, the most expensive European destination according to the survey, with visitors needing to pay an ...
An Icelandic company, with financing from a Canadian company, hopes to mine for gold all over Iceland. One elected official is nonetheless worried about the environmental impact this plan could have.
Teams from Iceland, Sweden, the UK, the US and Canada will compete to be the AFL's top team in the capital Reykjavik this weekend.
"Our main focus is on fresh fish and great vegetarian dishes. We'll also serve lamb and beef," says chef Leifur Kolbeinsson, known for his very successful restaurant La Primavera.
The University of Southern Maine and Iceland's Reykjavik University will sign an agreement to make it easier for students and faculty to visit the schools.


 

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