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# iceland - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Opinion polls put Pirate Party on course to form government in Iceland

The protest party promotes direct democracy, 35-hour working weeks and total drug decriminalisation for the island nation.

# iceland - Monday 25 July, 2016

Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland

From the Blue Lagoon right up to the Haukadalur valley.

# iceland - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge The Iceland football team were welcomed home from the Euros with this spine-tingling 'Viking Clap' Viking Clap

The Iceland football team were welcomed home from the Euros with this spine-tingling 'Viking Clap'

Let’s hear it for the unlikely heroes of the Euros!

# iceland - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From The42 As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final

One of the tournament’s surprise packages looked to cause another upset when they met the hosts at the Stade de France.

Here's the hardest quiz about Iceland you'll take today

The country’s journey at Euro 2016 is the story of the tournament, but how well do you know your geysers from your volcanic ash clouds?

# iceland - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge These last-minute Iceland supporters sum up that 'anyone but England' feeling In The Bag
From The42 'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner Shteve

'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner

McClaren froze on air as Kolbeinn Sigthorsson squeezed what turned out to be the winning goal past Joe Hart.

They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little

Their adult population is just a little larger than that of Kildare. So, yes, they’ve been partying.

From The42 'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle Euro 2016

'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle

The captain says he is determined to fight on under a new manager.

# iceland - Monday 27 June, 2016

From The42 Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park' Cold As Ice

Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park'

Ragnar Sigurdsson feels England underestimated Iceland and expected an easy evening in Nice.

From The42 Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland The End

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland

Hodgson won’t be seeking to renew a contract which was due to expire at the end of the tournament.

From The42 The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot Upset

The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot

Huge shock in France sets up a quarter-final against the hosts.

From The42 The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England Ice Ice Baby

The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England

The England goalkeeper should have done much better for Iceland’s second goal.

From The42 As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016

With one more quarter-final place on offer, a meeting with hosts France on Sunday evening is the reward for the winner.

From The42 Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash Euro 2016

Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash

The Manchester City winger returns despite struggling in England’s games against Russia and Wales.

My Best Road Trip: taking in volcanic views, glaciers and geo-thermal pools in Iceland

Taking in all the breath-taking scenery Iceland has to offer with my mates in a Land Rover Defender.

# iceland - Saturday 25 June, 2016

A lot of Icelanders are too busy watching Euro 2016 to vote for their new President

Around 10% of the country’s population are in France as voters go to the polls.

# iceland - Friday 24 June, 2016

From The42 Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino Ice Ice Baby

Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino

Elmar Bjarnason has revealed Iceland’s unusual source of motivation ahead of their clash with England.

# iceland - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From The42 'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo Euro 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo

The minnows finished ahead of Portugal in Group F.

# iceland - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

From The42 Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders Euro 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders

England now lie in wait for Lars Lagerback’s underdogs, who made the knockout stages in breathtaking fashion thanks to Arnor Traustason’s last-minute winner

# iceland - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo

That “small mentality” jibe isn’t going down at ALL well.

# iceland - Friday 10 June, 2016

From The42 Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament Column

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament

The former Uefa president is begging for an invite to the party he organised.

# iceland - Saturday 4 June, 2016

From The42 The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros Out From The Cold

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros

With a population of less than 330,000, Iceland is finally ready for the big stage.

# iceland - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks

In the wake of the Panama Papers controversy, what’s the national mood in Iceland? TheJournal.ie visited, to find out.

# iceland - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister is gone and now protesters want the whole government to resign

Hundreds of demonstrators massed on the square outside parliament in Reykjavik, urging the entire centre-right government to quit.

# iceland - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy

He is facing allegations he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide investments.

From The Daily Edge Father Ted's famous protest sign has caused some confusion in Iceland Ecumenical Matter

# iceland - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Pictures: this amazing Irish cancer survivor has conquered a huge Icelandic glacier… on crutches

Nikki Bradley is a woman with a level of determination that might make an average person feel very small indeed.

# iceland - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

From Business ETC Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199 Via Reykjavik

Low-fare carrier offers one-way flights to LA and San Francisco for €199

The route involves a two-hour stopover in Iceland.

# iceland - Friday 6 November, 2015

# iceland - Sunday 6 September, 2015

From The42 Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros Mighty Minnows

Iceland have become the smallest country ever to qualify for the Euros

Czech Republic also secured their place at next summer’s tournament in France.

# iceland - Monday 22 June, 2015

From The42 Celtic’s Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations Originality This post contains videos

Celtic’s Champions League opponents are famous for their genius goal celebrations

They’re the guys who brought us ‘The Toilet, ‘The Bicycle’ and ‘The Fish’.

# iceland - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Here’s every single ‘Game of Thrones’ location in real life

This comes as part of a promotional drive by a Moroccan travel agency.

# iceland - Monday 25 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s what happens when you try to drink some water in Icelandic winds Mirage

# iceland - Saturday 7 February, 2015

From Business ETC Meet the “accidental airline owner” planning to fly us to America for next to nothing* Straight Outta Reykjavik

Meet the “accidental airline owner” planning to fly us to America for next to nothing*

*Relatively speaking. And via Reykjavik, it should be added.

# iceland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

# iceland - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Iceland’s Christmas ‘minge pies’ are going viral… but they’re fake Minge Pies

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

# iceland - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses Fight Fight Fight

Angry driver tries to fight car park barrier, loses

Nobody beats the barrier.

# iceland - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From Business ETC Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse Human Rights

Journalist wins case against Iceland over report on addiction centre sex abuse

It is the second case against Iceland Erla Hlynsdóttir has won.

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