Iceland’s anti-establishment Pirate Party is set to make significant gains in the country’s parliamentary elections, but not as big as previously predicted.
Iceland ‘s anti-establishment Pirate Party is on course to either win or finish second in the country’s parliamentary elections on Saturday.
Unnur Bra Konradsdottir, MP for Iceland’s Independence Party, breastfed her baby girl while giving a speech at the Althingi Parliament today.
Historian Gudni Johannesson has claimed victory in Iceland's presidential election.
Icelandic government survives no-confidence vote as protesters continue call for government to resignIceland’s government survived a no confidence vote on Friday. It was put forward by the opposition after revelations from the leaked “Panama Papers”
Iceland’s government survived a no confidence vote on Friday. It was put forward by the opposition after revelations from the leaked “Panama Papers”
The fallout from the Panama Papers has left Iceland with a new prime minister and the prospect of snap elections. Fisheries and Agriculture Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson has been chosen to lead th
It seems the promise of the EU has lost some of its glitter, at least for Iceland, which is abandoning its bid to join the Union after opening talks
In Iceland, thousands of people have taken to the streets against the government’s move to end its bid to join the European Union without holding a
Iceland’s prime minister has told Brussels that voters have the final say over whether their country joins the EU or not. Accession talks were
Iceland has resumed fin whale hunting after taking a two year break from the controversial practice due to a collapse in the market. Most of the
The newly-elected government of Iceland has promised to hold a referendum on EU membership. Talks began nearly three years ago but have now been
The two parties widely blamed for the collapse of Iceland’s economy five years ago will form the next government. Polling 26.7 percent in
Five years after Iceland’s centre-right parties presided over the country’s spectacular economic collapse, early figures give them a comfortable lead
Voters in Iceland are set to hit the polling booths to decide the next government. Social Democrat Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir leads a
Iceland has won a legal battle over its reponsibilities to British and Dutch savers who lost money when an online savings bank collapsed. The
The 2008 banking crisis is one of a series of events that has prompted people in Iceland to ask for their consititution to be rewritten. With two
Olafur Grimsson has been confirmed as the winner in Iceland’s presidential race for a fifth time with a 52.4 per cent share of the votes. The
Riding a wave of popularity based on defying Britain and the Netherlands over collapsed Iceland banks, Olafur Grimmson looks set to become president
Former Iceland prime minister, Geir Haarde has been cleared of three major charges of negligence related to the country’s 2008 economic
The trial has started of Iceland’s former prime minister Geir Haarde. He is accused of failing to take measures to prevent the financial crash in
The money boom that led to the financial crisis has changed Icelanders’ values. The banking crash there has hit not only their enviously high