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Eriksen stunner fires Spurs, Huth gifts Gunners.

Danish playmaker nets a superb 30-yard goal to down Crystal Palace 1-0 on Wednesday.

- Daily Nation - KE

Eriksen stunner fires Spurs, Huth helps Arsenal.

LONDON. April 27 — Danish playmaker Christian Eriksen netted a superb 30-yard goal as Tottenham Hotspur downed Crystal Palace 1-0 yesterday to keep their Premier League title hopes alive. Leaders Chelsea, who beat Tottenham 4-2 in the FA Cup...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Green growth opens ‘new horizon’ in Bangladesh, Denmark relations.

Cooperation in the area of green growth will open up a “new horizon of partnership” between Bangladesh and Denmark, the state minister for foreign affairs has said.

- BDNews24 - BD

Wind turbine maker Vestas eyes end to green power subsidies.

COPENHAGEN - Electricity generation from wind turbines could become profitable even without government subsidies in the next decade if more large-scale developments are allowed, the world's top turbine maker Vestas said on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Car drove 15 km wrong way on Öresund bridge without crashing.

A car drove around 15 kilometres in the wrong direction on the Öresund crossing between Sweden and Denmark before it was stopped by police.

- The Local - SE

Let's not put European public health at risk.

Following Brexit, there are many different cities across the EU vying for the coveted prize of hosting the displaced European Medicines Agency, but Copenhagen might just be the perfect fit.

- EU Observer - EU

GoT stars to earn 2 mn pounds per episode.

London, April 26 British cast members Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington and Lena Headey and American Peter Dinklage, along with Danish co-star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, are set to earn up to 2 million pounds each per "Game of Thrones" episode after signing new contracts. The five will also benefit from repeats of "Game Of Thrones", ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Danish Defence Intelligence Service warns of Russia's plans to cause trouble between NATO troops.

In relation to NATO's new deployments in Eastern Europe, the Danish Defence Intelligence Service has said it "considers the threat of harassment and intimidation campaigns against the Danish contingent will be high" in a risk assessment presented to

- Jane’s - US

Wardak takes charge as parliamentary affairs minister.

By Shabnam Sherzad, Beheshta Hashimi on 25 April 2017 KABUL : Second Vice President Mohammad Sarwar Danish on Tuesday introduced Ghulam Farooq Wardak as state minister for...

- Pajhwok - AF

3 men convicted in Swedish rape livestreamed on Facebook.

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A Swedish court on Tuesday sentenced three men aged 18-24 for participating in a gang rape that was streamed live on a closed Facebook group. During the four-day trial, the video was aired behind closed doors, according to court documents obtained by The Associated Press.

- SFGate - US

Arctic Ocean could be ice-free in 20 years.

The Arctic Ocean could be largely ice-free in the summer as early as 2030, according to a report. Some 90 scientists contributed to the study commissioned by the Arctic Council, which groups the US, Russia, Canada, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland. The warmer climate is melting permafrost under buildings from ...

- EU Observer - EU

Denmark Should Decriminalize Blasphemy, Promote Freedom of Speech

Press ReleasesDenmark Should Decriminalize Blasphemy, Promote Freedom of SpeechApril 24, 2017Freedom House issued the following statement on the eve of the Danish Parliament's vote on on repealing criminal penalties for blasphemy. 

- Freedom House - US

Ten member states register surplus

Ten countries – including Malta – in the European Union registered a surplus in 2016, Eurostat reported yesterday. Luxembourg , Malta , Sweden , Germany , Greece , the Czech Republic , Cyprus and the Netherlands , Estonia and Lithuania registered a government surplus, while Bulgaria and Latvia reported a government ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Mad Max developer Avalanche scores $10 million from Nordic film giant

The studio behind Just Cause has grappled itself a big investment. Avalanche Studios announced today that it has received $10 million from Nordisk Film, the Nordic entertainment company that operates the largest movie chain in Denmark and Norway. The investment makes Nordisk a minority owner of the developer. Avalanche ...

- VentureBeat - US

Denmark Says ‘Key Elements’ of Russian Government Hacked Defense Ministry

The Kremlin denied the allegations that Russian hackers breached email accounts at Denmark’s Defense Ministry and Foreign Ministry in 2015 and 2016.

- New York Times - US

AquaSonic – when musicians go underwater

Talk about fluid tunes: A group of innovative Danish musicians submerged like fish in an aquarium have created an underwater concerto with instruments specially adapted to resonate in a silent world.

- The Daily Star - LB

Danish musicians push boundaries with underwater show

A group of Danish artists is pushing the boundaries of musical performance, taking their instruments underwater to create new sounds and provide a captivating new experience for their audiences. Video provided by AFP         

- USA TODAY - US

Denmark says Russia hacked defence ministry emails

Denmark on Monday denounced Moscow's "aggressive" behaviour after a report accused Russian hackers of infiltrating the defence ministry's email accounts."This is part of a continuing war from the Russian...

- Expatica - NL

Denmark Says Russia Hacked Defense Ministry E-Mails

Denmark's defense minister has criticized Moscow's "aggressive" behavior after a report accused Russian hackers of infiltrating e-mail accounts of the country's Defense Ministry.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Russia hacked Danish defence ministry emails for 2 years

Defence Minister Claus Hjort Frederiksen says it's not small hacker groups doing it for the fun of it.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Suicide car bomb attack near Khost military base

, April 24 : A suicide car bomb attack reportedly took place near a military camp in Afghanistan's southeastern Khost province on Monday.Afghanistan's Interior Ministry confirmed the incident saying that the attack took place close to the Campaign Military Camp.Khaama Press quoted MoI acting spokesman Najib Danish as saying ...

- Sify - IN

Internet of the future via massive mobile antennae technology

Mobile base stations for 5G solutions will consist of hundreds of small antennas. Benefits include faster transmission, improved energy efficiency, better security and wider coverage. Researchers at Aalborg University are at the forefront of developing the new antenna technology.

- PhysOrg - NL

Danish Martian Experts Get Their Hands on a Piece of 'Black Beauty'

Copenhagen Apr 24, 2017 Humans have yet to set foot on Mars, but meteorites have been, by far, the most frequent visitors from outer space on Earth. Recently, one which has been dubbed "Black Beauty" landed in the hands of Danish researchers. The Natural History Museum in Copenhagen has obtained a piece of Mars: it has ...

- SpaceDaily.com - US

Minister: Russia hacked Danish defence for two years

Russia has hacked the Danish defence and gained access to employees' emails in 2015 and 2016, NATO member Denmark's defence minister told newspaper Berlingske on Sunday .

- EurActive - UK

Danish defence hacked by Russian cyberspies

A Russian cyber-espionage group hacked into the emails of Danish defence ministry employees for two years, the country's defence minister, Claus Hjort Frederiksen, said. The Russian hacker group ATP28, also known as Fancy Bear', accessed the emails of the department's employees in 2015 and 2016, the minister told daily ...

- EU Observer - EU

Musicians in aquariums make sounds in a silent world

AARHUS , April 24— Talk about fluid tunes: A group of innovative Danish musicians submerged like fish in an aquarium have created an underwater concerto with instruments specially adapted to resonate in a silent world. In the central...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Russia hacked Danish defense for two years, tapped emails: minister

Russia hacked the Danish defense and gained access to employees' emails in 2015 and 2016, NATO member Denmark's defense minister told the newspaper Berlingske on Sunday. The report comes at a time when several Western governments, including the United States, France and Britain, have accused Russia of resorting to hacking ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Reuters: Russia hacked Danish defence for two years, minister tells newspaper

Russia has hacked the Danish defence and gained access to employees' emails in 2015 and 2016, NATO member Denmark's defence minister told newspaper Berlingske on Sunday, according to Reuters.

- UNIAN - UA

Russia hacked Danish defence for two years, minister tells newspaper | Reuters

COPENHAGEN Russia has hacked the Danish defence and gained access to employees' emails in 2015 and 2016, NATO member Denmark's defence minister told newspaper Berlingske on Sunday.The report comes at a time when several Western governments, including the United States, France and Britain, have accused Russia of resorting to ...

- Firstpost - IN

Russia hacked Danish defense for two years, minister tells newspaper

COPENHAGEN - Russia has hacked the Danish defense and gained access to employees' emails in 2015 and 2016, NATO member Denmark's defense minister told newspaper Berlingske on Sunday.

- Reuters - US

Russia hacked Danish defence for two years, says minister

Spokeswoman from the Danish Defence Ministry confirms minister had been quoted correctly The post Russia hacked Danish defence for two years, says minister appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can't grasp it

the revered Icelandic language, seen by many as a source of identity and pride, is being undermined by the widespread use of English, both for mass tourism and in the voice-controlled artificial intelligence devices coming into vogue. In the 19th century, when its vocabulary and syntax were heavily influenced by Danish, ...

- SFGate - US

Series Mania: Viaplay-Backed Cold War Thriller 'M.A.D.' Unveiled at European Co-Production Forum

PARIS  , Denmark's contribution to the European Co-production Forum at 2017's Series Mania came in the form of the Cold War era political thriller M.A.D, short for Mutually Assured Destruction. The show is being produced by Arena Films with backing from Viaplay, the Modern Times Group's SVOD service available in Sweden, ...

- Variety - US

Old, Ill and Ordered Deported From Denmark to Afghanistan

A woman with dementia has been ordered to leave her family and return to her native country, reflecting Europe’s growing anti-immigrant sentiment.

- International NY Times - US

Novo Nordisk, Leo Club support 11 intellectually disabled children’s education

Leo Club of Dhaka Gandaria and Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk have given full year tuition cost of 11 intellectually challenged poor children of SWID Bangladesh School in Dhaka.

- BDNews24 - BD

Watch: behind the scenes of Carlsberg's new campaign

Campaign talked to Carlsberg and Fold7 about the new campaign which strives to revive the beer's Danish origins.

- Brand Republic - UK

Kenny discusses Brexit with Dutch and Danish leaders

Taoiseach Enda Kenny met with the leaders of the Netherlands and Denmark today as the three countries seek to minimise the impact of Britain's divorce from the EU.

- RTE - IE

Denmark's first female teenage terror suspect found Isis 'exciting'

At one point, the "Kundby Girl" used the name of a terrorist who killed two people in shooting attacks in Copenhagen.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Dutch PM to meet Danish, Irish counterparts on Brexit

THE HAGUE, April 21 — Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte was today to meet his Irish and Danish counterparts as the three northern European countries grapple with the likely fallout from Britain's divorce from the EU. Rutte was hosting Irish...

- The Malay Mail - MY

NATO battalion battle group raises flags at Tapa - The Baltic Times

TAPA, Estonia - Soldiers of the United Kingdom, France and Denmark raised the national flags of these countries during a ceremony at the Tapa ar......

- The Baltic Times - US

Dutch PM to meet Danish, Irish counterparts on Brexit

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte was Friday to meet his Irish and Danish counterparts as the three northern European countries grapple with the likely fallout from Britain's divorce from the EU

- The Daily Star - LB

Regular exercise may improve odds of surviving a heart attack

- Just a few hours a week of moderate exercise may not prevent all heart attacks, but it could make the difference in who survives one, Danish researchers say.

- Reuters - US

Kenny to discuss Brexit with Dutch and Danish leaders

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will meet the Dutch and Danish prime ministers in The Hague this morning to discuss the forthcoming Brexit negotiations.

- RTE - IE

Apple will return heat generated by data center to warm up homes

Apple is building a new data center in Denmark, and it has some interesting ideas on how to power the data center with renewable energy, while also giving back to the community.Excess heat generated by the data center will be captured and returned to the local district's heating system, which will warm up homes in the ...

- PCWorld.com - US

Carlsberg reinvented as icon of Danish lifestyle in Mads Mikkelsen campaign

Carlsberg has hired Mads Mikkelsen, star of Casino Royale and TV series Hannibal, to feature in the lager brand's new campaign, "The Danish Way".

- Brand Republic - UK

Wintershall starts production from Ravn oil field in Danish North Sea

Wintershall Noordzee BV, Rijswijk, has started oil production from its first own-operated Danish oil field. Ravn field, on Block 5/06, produces oil from 4,000 m via a newly constructed production platform in the Danish North Sea, some 300 km north of the Dutch town of Den Helder.

- OGJ - US

Danish tourists gets back €10,000 in cash he lost at Malaga airport

POLICE in Málaga found and returned €10,000 in cash which a Danish tourist lost in the Costa del Sol airport ...

- thinkSPAIN - ES

In push for disputed territory, Russia reveals new Arctic military base

Russia gave the world a peek at its new state-of-the-art military base in a remote part of the Arctic. There is a lot of oil and gas underground, and now Russia, the U.S., Canada, Denmark and Norway are all laying claim to the region. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.

- CBS NEWS - US

Trial of Danish teenager over alleged bomb plots begins

Trial of 17-year-old Danish girl suspected of planning bomb attacks against Jewish school begins near Copenhagen.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Danish Court Rules to Extradite Choi Soon-sil's Daughter

A Danish court on Wednesday upheld a decision by prosecutors to extradite Chung Yoo-ra, the daughter of ex-President Park Geun-hye's crony Choi Soon-sil.Chung's attorney vowed to appeal the ruling. A district court in Aalborg, northern Denmark, made the decision after Chung appealed a decision by lo...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

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