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  1. Delisting from Nasdaq Omx Iceland acceptedRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... focused on North West Europe. Atlantic Petroleum currently holds 42 oil and gas licences in the UK, Norway, Faroe Islands, Ireland and the Netherlands, and has three fields in production in the UK part of the North Sea. In addition to this, the ...

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  2. Monday, 02/03/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | Critical Section

    ... other day I linked some astonishing places ; here's another one: this picture is of Booroy, Klaksvik, in the Faroe Islands. (Yes yes click to enbiggen!) I'm reading a book in which the characters fly from Scotland to Iceland, passing over the Faroe ...

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  3. Holyrood urged to act to protect Arctic after 'snub' by WestminsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... consider developing its own Arctic policy to cover those issues for which it has devolved responsibility. "The Faroe Islands have already done something similar while remaining within the Kingdom of Denmark," she said. "A separate Scottish effort ...

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  4. Sam Judd: What are we teaching our kids?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    In the Faroe Islands, it is a cultural tradition to herd up whales and dolphins, force them to beach and slaughter them for meat. 1 comment

  5. Spotlight shines on TeiturRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... as a kiss, which has the ability to warm the coldest of hearts. He is Teitur (Tie-tor) Lassen, a man from the Faroe Islands who turns music into magic beautifully and effortlessly. Tickets for this intimate evening start at $15 and are on sale now. ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-Danish govt weakened as socialist party leaves coalitionRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Red-Green Alliance which has 12 seats, as well as three members of parliament from Denmark's overseas regions Faroe Islands and Greenland, and an independent member of parliament, the two parties have sufficient support to remain in power. "I expect ...

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  7. Let them eat whaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | The Spectator

    ... is a good way of getting their cause into the public eye. Someone who knows next to nothing about whales, the Faroe Islands, or marine issues at all will happily share a picture of a blood-red sea. Well, why wouldn't you? It looks appalling, so ...

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  8. 5 Reasons to Visit Iceland and the Faroe IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | Fodor's

    ... to see the Aurora Borealis tend to be February and March, and October and November. Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands make up the West Nordic region. Consider visiting two or three of these destinations in one trip. Both Atlantic Airways and ...

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  9. Woodland Chamber installs 'replacement' leader for '14Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | The Daily Democrat

    ... in his youth through East Africa, Northern Europe and North America. Kevin also lived for a time on the Faroe Islands of Denmark. He returned to earn his bachelor's degree from Chico State before settling in Woodland where he now lives with his ...

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  10. Dublin Aerospace Selected to Carry Out C-Check on Atlantic Airways A319Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Airport Business

    ... William Smith, Technical Director, commented: "ItA s like a journey back to the roots, coming from the Faroe Islands to Ireland, and Dublin, there are links from the past, showing that settlers from Ireland were the first to set foot on the Faroe ...

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  11. The scandal of Japanese slaughter of dolphins, porpoises and whalesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Peter Black AM

    ... several hundred bottlenose, striped, and Risso's dolphins, Dall's porpoises and pilot whales. (The Arctic's Faroe Islands also stages an annual pilot whale drive-slaughter for food, which has the side effect of providing the residents with high ...

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  12. Crab pests may yield cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... in the mid-1980s from the ballast water of a ship outside Halifax Harbour. They come from Iceland and the Faroe Islands, between Norway and Iceland, and are more tough, voracious and aggressive. They have decimated vital eelgrass, taken a bite out ...

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  13. How dolphins die in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | CNN

    ... several hundred bottlenose, striped, and Risso's dolphins, Dall's porpoises and pilot whales. (The Arctic's Faroe Islands also stages an annual pilot whale drive-slaughter for food, which has the side effect of providing the residents with high ...

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  14. Opinion: How hunters slaughter dolphins in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | CNN

    ... several hundred bottlenose, striped, and Risso's dolphins, Dall's porpoises and pilot whales. (The Arctic's Faroe Islands also stages an annual pilot whale drive-slaughter for food, which has the side effect of providing the residents with high ...

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  15. Motherwell 2 Aberdeen 2: Visiting hand makes light work of hosts' resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... back into this match as Motherwell goalkeeper Gunnar Nielsen handed him his first goal for his new club. The Faroe Islands internationalist spilled McGinn's dipping shot from range straight into Rooney's path, who reacted first to turn the ball into ...

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  16. Music Review: By the Light of the Northern StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Oredigger

    ... Tyr is exaltation and passion coming from Viking lore and Norse mythology. Tyr is a viking metal band from the Faroe Islands. For those not familiar with the countless subgenres of metal, the band plays songs that blend the black metal and folk ...

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  17. DOC Shorts ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Film Comment

    ... couple performing a duet of sensuous contact and electric fury. Magma. Rannva Karadottir & Marianna Morkore, Faroe Islands, 2010; 6m Shot in the extreme landscapes of the remote Faroe Islands far up in the North Atlantic Ocean, free of dialogue or ...

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  18. Dolphin Hunt in DenmarkRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | New Urban Legends

    ... with other documentation of the hunting of long-finned pilot whales (not dolphins) by residents of the Faroe Islands (which are an autonomous province of Denmark), a subject that has long been a subject of controversy. The whale hunt has been a part ...

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  19. [Ticker] EU vetoes Faroes Islands WTO panelRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | EUobserver

    The Faroe Islands' request to set up a WTO panel to solve an ongoing fishing dispute has been blocked by the EU.

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  20. Commons' mark of a champion at CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Evening Times

    ... had catapulted him into Craig Levein's Scotland team. And his first-ever goal for his country, against the Faroe Islands in November, 2010, confirmed he could carry this striking form with him. Adding 15 goals in his first four months as a Celt saw ...

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