Articles about Iceland

14 Oct 2022

United Kingdom
UK company's first space launch attempt ends in Icelandic waters

Skyrora's hopes of launching a rocket into space took a hit as its first attempt ended in the icy waters of the Norwegian Sea.

14 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism
5 unique hotels in Iceland for an unforgettable vacation

One of the most unconventional and "cool" countries to visit in the world, Iceland will mesmerize you with its natural hot springs, glaciers, volcanoes, stunning lava fields, black sand beaches, waterfalls, and sculptural mountains.

01 May 2022

Emmanuel Macron
Marathon meetings for PM Modi on Europe tour from Monday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Germany, Denmark, and France from Monday (May 2) to Wednesday (May 4).

16 Mar 2022

Astronomers discovered asteroid just two hours before it hit earth

The fifth asteroid ever discovered before colliding with Earth crashed near Iceland on March 11.

05 March 2022

5 volcanoes to see in your lifetime

Visiting a volcano can feel terrifying, but they also make for an equally adventurous trip.

19 Jan 2022

30 UK companies to start 4-day workweeks from June

The United Kingdom will kick start a trial of a four-day workweek for employees from June.

16 Nov 2021

Zuckerberg responds to viral 'Icelandverse' video: Here's what he said

Recently, the tourism department of Iceland took an audacious dig at Facebook Meta's rebranding video.

07 Sep 2020

England's Foden and Greenwood sent home after breaching COVID-19 rules

England manager Gareth Southgate has confirmed that Phil Foden and Mason Greenwood have been sent home separately after they allegedly invited two women to the team hotel in Reykjavik and breaking coronavirus isolation rules as a result.

02 Dec 2019

Five reasons why you should visit Iceland at least once

When you think of Iceland, you might picture endless sheets of ice and freezing cold temperatures. However, that is only partially true about the beautiful island country.

06 Nov 2019

Bollywood News
Age, what? Milind Soman looks dashing at 54

There are a few things nobody can take away from Milind Soman - great acting, sultry looks and his unbelievable fitness levels.

04 Nov 2019

This 10-year-old McDonald's meal still looks edible on livestream

You may have heard that food from McDonald's just doesn't seem to age. The gossip has been around for quite a while.

09 Oct 2019

53-year-old Milind Soman runs underwater with 12 kg backpack

There are a few things nobody can take away from Milind Soman - great acting, sultry looks and his unbelievable fitness levels.

28 Mar 2019

World's first 'Vagina Museum' coming soon: Details here

After a penis museum in Iceland, the world is ready to explore the mysteries of female genitalia.

22 Mar 2019

Google Photos' bug exposed location histories: Here's how

Google's cloud-based Photos service was marred by a bug, a vulnerability that opened gates for attackers to approximate location of images stored in an account.

24 Dec 2018

Here are world's safest and most-unsafe travel destinations for 2019

As we are stepping into 2019, we have also started making our travel lists.

16 Oct 2018

UEFA Champions League
Mbappe taking over Messi-Ronaldo's legacy is getting more supporters

Kylian Mbappe is among the best players in the world right now, and in a few years will surely be regarded as the best.

23 Jun 2018

World Cup: Things which Argentina and Messi are doing wrong

Argentina came into the World Cup 2018 after having scraped past the Qualifiers on the final day as Lionel Messi downed Ecuador.

22 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
World Cup: How can Argentina qualify for the next round?

Argentina's 0-3 loss against Croatia, in FIFA World Cup 2018, makes them face a possibility of being knocked out from the group stage itself.

20 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
Rurik Gislason's claim-to-fame in the World Cup: Good looks

After a brief cameo in Iceland's match against Argentina in the 2018 FIFA World Cup, previously unheard of Icelandic midfielder Rurik Gislason went from 30,000 Instagram followers to 643,000 followers in a matter of 2-3 days.

17 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
Iceland hold Messi-led Argentina to a 1-1 draw

Lionel Messi's Argentina were stunned by minnows Iceland as the South American giants were held to a 1-1 draw in their first clash in Moscow.

16 Jun 2018

FIFA World Cup
Messi and Argentina to start their campaign today against Iceland

Lionel Messi-led Argentina will start their World Cup campaign against underdogs Iceland today in Moscow.

23 Apr 2018

Experience how to be an astronaut with this app

Finnish space start-up Space Nation, in collaboration with US space agency NASA, has released a mobile app called Space Nation Navigator.

04 Jan 2018

Iceland becomes world's first nation to criminalize gender pay gap

It is now illegal in Iceland to pay men more than women for the same amount of work.

12 Nov 2017

Alibaba Group
Singles' Day: Alibaba generates $25.3bn sales; more than Iceland's GDP

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's Singles' Day on 11th November saw the company make around 168.2 billion yuan ($25.3 billion) in sales - more than Iceland's GDP - in just 24-hours.