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  1. Iceland's exciting culinary adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    ... this first-hand: I saw a puffin, ate puffin; saw a whale, ate whale; saw a reindeer, and ate reindeer. When Iceland Air announced a direct flight to Reykjavik, Edmontonians welcomed it as an unusual stopover on a more economical and accessible route ...


  2. War is a War is a WarRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    Iceland has never had an army, except in Vestmannaeyjar , where three or four forks were always ready to meet a foreign invasion, after they were invaded in 1627.


  3. Deila: Berget is a perfect match for CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... the squad he has at his disposal now is improving daily and was particularly impressed by the way Celtic dispatched Iceland side KR Reykjavik 4-0 in the second-leg of their second qualifier at Murrayfield to win 5-0 on aggregate. "In the last game ...


  4. ATMs in IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    ... to find an open bank? A: I'm afraid you would have to find an open bank, as holders of non-bank affiliated cards in Iceland can only withdraw ISK 50,000 per 24 hours. There is a bank at KeflavA k International Airport on the 1st floor near the ...


  5. It Was a Short SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    north of Iceland truly is a land of contrasts. Its long valleys and peninsulas are interspersed with mountains, lava fields and smooth hills carved out by rivers. The deep and numerous indentations in the coast of the North are at times lush with ...


  6. Narrow victory for CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sky Sports

    Celtic took a step closer to the UEFA Champions League group stages as they claimed a late 1-0 victory over KR Reykjavik in the first leg of their second qualifying round clash in Iceland.


  7. Europe's Largest Whale Museum to Open in ReykjavikRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Iceland Review

    Whales of Iceland , a museum set to open in ReykjavA k in mid-August, will be the largest of its kind in Europe.


  8. Celtic face St Pat's or LegiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Sky Sports

    ... in the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round if they overcome KR Reykjavik. A late Callum McGregor strike in Iceland put the Scottish champions 1-0 up heading into Tuesday night's return leg at Murrayfield. Celtic Park is being used for the ...


  9. Deila content with opening winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sky Sports

    ... The Hoops dominated possession in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League second qualifying round clash in Iceland, but struggled to break the deadlock. Midfielder Callum McGregor, 21, was the man to finally end Reykjavik's resistance in the ...


  10. Search and Rescue Called Out to Assist HikersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iceland Review

    Last weekend members of ICE-SAR search and rescue were called out to assist hikers in different regions of Iceland, as well as drivers who had run into difficulties.


  11. Womad, Charlton Park, UKRead the original story

    Yesterday | Financial Times

    ... was suffering from pre-Womad anxiety: despite having toured with Tinariwen and having spent the past few years in Iceland "on stage with seven drunken men" and the cream of Reykjavik's alternative folk scene, he was wondering whether this festival ...


  12. Arctic Surfing Is A Real Sport, And Anyone Can Do ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... us to speed up the process. The professional Arctic surfing community is addicted to the icy waters in Norway and Iceland. Surfers routinely hike over boulder-covered snow fields to brave 35-degree waters wearing nothing more than a wetsuit five ...


  13. Cranes trip to Mauritania gets midfield boostRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Monitor

    ... Tonny Mawejje makes a comeback having missed the said tie as well. Mawejje finally penned a six-month loan move to Iceland's Valur from his Norwegian side Haugesund, where he has found regular football hard to comeby since his switch there from IBV ...


  14. Sean McCracken: Bring on the winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    ... frigid Northeast during the cold months and then spend June, July and August in either Juneau, Alaska, or Reykjavik, Iceland. SEAN McCRACKEN can be reached at 870-1714 or by e-mail. Follow him on Twitter at 3 comments

  15. Dan says he's still the man for Motherwell despite European errorRead the original story

    Saturday | Sunday Herald

    MOTHERWELL keeper Dan Twardzik is hoping he can establish himself as Fir Park No.1 despite admitting his error cost his side in their Europa League defeat in Iceland.


  16. 'I'm not the new Broony' says Stefan JohansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... albeit slightly flattering, 5-0 victory over St Patrick's Athletic in Dublin on Wednesday. "We had a tough game in Iceland but it will get harder as we progress," he said. "But that's the Champions League and that's the way it should be. If you want ...


  17. Iceland Could Become Russia and China's 'Secret Weapon' Against U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 |

    The lesson comes too late for the United States, but there it is: after the US abandoned its military base and its foreign policy influence in Iceland in 2006, both Russia and China are now showing how keen they are to fill the void and take advantage of the growing strategic importance of the island nation at the edge of the Arctic Circle.


  18. Tonny Mawejje recalled to Uganda CranesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Umupira

    ... from the Cranes team for the weekend win over Mauritania. Mawejje last weekend made a remarkable personal return to Iceland. Despite his team's 1 - 4 defeat at the hands of KR Reykjavik in Iceland's premier division, Mawejje scored Valur's only ...


  19. Iran, Iceland keen to expand economic relationsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Tehran Times

    At a Friday meeting between Director of the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran Valiollah Afkhami-Rad and Iceland's Accredited Ambassador to Tehran Gunnar Palsson, the two sides explored avenues for expanding mutual economic ties.


  20. Tax urged on out-of-town shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | York Press

    ... to ensure more of that money re-circulates within and continues to contribute to local jobs and local trade". Former Iceland and Wickes boss Bill Grimsey called in his recent review of high streets for a one-off tax on major retail chains and ...