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Man arrested in Melilla, accused of helping to finance Isis.

The Spanish Civil Guard arrested a Danish-Moroccan man on Friday in Spain's African enclave of Melilla over suspicions that he helped to finance terrorist groups like Isis.

- The Local - ES

Unexpected Viking toilet discovery leads to controversy.

It could be the oldest privy in Denmark, or just a pile of crap.

- Ars Technica UK - US

World's biggest wind turbine maker Vestas sets sights on Asia-Pacific, Middle East markets.

The chief executive officer of Denmark's Vestas Wind Systems A/S says the world's biggest wind turbine maker wants to expand in the Middle East and ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Critical gaps in knowledge of where infectious diseases occur.

The scientific journal Nature Ecology & Evolution has published a joint statement from scientists at the University of Copenhagen and North Carolina State University calling attention to a serious lack of data on the worldwide distribution of disease-causing organisms. Without this data, predicting where and when the next ...

- PhysOrg - NL

Denmark confirms selection of Eagle V.

The Danish Defence Acquisition Organisation announced on 16 June that it had signed two contracts, one for acquisition and the other for sustainment, of Eagle V 4x4 armoured patrol vehicles. The acquisition contract is a seven-year framework agreement for 36 vehicles in four different

- Jane’s - US

Critical gaps in our knowledge of where infectious diseases occur.

Today Scientists have called for action. The scientific journal Nature ecology & evolution have published a joint statement from scientists at Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate, University of Copenhagen and North Carolina State University. The scientists call attention to a serious lack of data on the worldwide ...

- ENN - US

Dy SP lynched by mob outside Srinagar's Jamia Masjid.

A senior police officer was lynched to death by an irate mob in old city Srinagar on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday.Reports and eyewitnesses told DH that a group of youth caught hold of Deputy Superintendent of Police Mohammed Ayub Pandith near Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta in old city after he allegedly opened ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Ireland and Denmark outside EU military plan.

Ireland and Denmark are not likely to join a new pan-EU defence scheme, pushed by Germany and France at Thursday's EU summit. Irish PM Leo Varadkar said that "Ireland's position on neutrality is longstanding" but was open for co-operation to prevent cyber attacks, manage migration, and stand against terrorism. Denmark is ...

- EU Observer - EU

Uber has to find a new CEO — Here are 8 likely candidates.

REUTERS/Danish SiddiquiUber was already in the hunt for a high-caliber executive to help revamp the company. Now, though, that person will get to call themselves CEO. The ride-hailing company's former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, resigned the post on Tuesday after getting a letter from investors demanding his ...

- Business Insider - US

Stripe refocuses European effort with 6 new markets and expanded payments platform.

Stripe has announced a handful of tidbits that underscore the fast-growing fintech startup's aspirations in Europe. Thus far, Stripe has only been fully available to businesses in the U.K., Ireland, Denmark, France, Spain, Norway, Finland, and Sweden. But as of this week, another six markets have been added to the mix: ...

- VentureBeat - US

Denmark's FLSmidth sees slow recovery in investment by mining firms.

Danish mining equipment and cement factory maker FLSmidth said on Wednesday that investment by mining firms was only slowly recovering and low prices were still weighing on the cement business. "It is still a bumpy road ahead, investments are very low - crudely low - in the mining industry, and pricing pressure is very ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Journalists in war zones tread a fine line between safety and freedom of speech

Free speech exists in war zones, even if there is a need to take into account the sensitivities of military operations. Reuters/Danish SiddiquiJournalists are increasingly threatened and assassinated in conflict zones worldwide. But could the need for their protection be causing harm to free speech, and increasing the ...

- The Conversation - UK

On Social Progress, The U.S. Isn't The World Leader It Thinks It Is

Given how much wealth the U.S. economy generates, it’s baffling we haven’t leapt farther ahead in the Social Progress Index. As it is, we’re not in the top 10. The United States might be the second richest country on earth, and you might hear politicians laud it as the 'greatest country on earth,' but ...

- Fast Company - US

Greenland mourns 4 missing in tsunami

Greenland flags were flying at half-staff Wednesday across Denmark and in Greenland's capital, Nuuk, to mourn four people who are presumed dead after a tsunami flooded a village on the Arctic island's west coast.

- FOX News - US

Overseas NGOs register with Shanghai police

TWENTY-ONE more Shanghai representative offices of overseas NGOs have got registration certificates from Shanghai Public Security Bureau, police said today. The NGOs come from the United States, Germany, Switzerland, Denmark, Australia, Japan, South Korea, Malaysia, the United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong. They have joined ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Euron Greyjoy will make Ramsay Bolton seem like 'a little kid' in new season of 'Game of Thrones'

The Season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones is less than one month away and fans are preparing themselves for what will be an epic clash of family leaders. SEE ALSO: There's one massive hole in the 'Game of Thrones' trailer Last season, the Iron Islands saw the rise of a new king, Euron Greyjoy, who took the Salt Throne after ...

- Mashable! - US

After complaints, Danish police tell family to lower American flag or face fine

The Hedegard family had been flying an American flag in the garden of their Kolding home in southern Denmark for the last month, the Local…

- TheBlaze.com - US

SAS plane forced to make emergency landing in Gdańśk due to smoke

A Scandinavian Airlines Systems plane flying from Gdańsk to Copenhagen had to return to the origin airport shortly after takeoff. The machine had to emergency land, after the pilots noticed smoke in the cabin.

- Warsaw Business Journal - PL

Ai Weiwei turns migrant lifejackets into artwork near Copenhagen harbor

In the sun-soaked setting of Copenhagen's Nyhavn harbor, there is a striking reminder of the ongoing migrant crisis taking place on Europe's shores. Chinese dissident ...

- The Japan Times - JP

South Dakota National Guard hosts annual training exercise

The Golden Coyote training exercise this week includes 30 military units from 13 states, Guam, Canada and Denmark, as well as a handful of service members from Germany and the United Kingdom.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Scientists to explore meltwater at Greenland Cold War camp

Scientists in Denmark plan an expedition to Greenland's remote northwest to measure how fast ice is melting around a Cold War-era US military base, which risks leaking toxic waste into the environment.

- GMA News - PH

Third-place Le Mans finisher disqualified, giving Jackie Chan's cars a 2-3 finish

Filed under: Motorsports,Racing PARIS - The third-placed Vaillant Rebellion car driven by Brazilian Nelson Piquet Junior, Denmark's David Heinemeier Hansson and Switzerland's Mathias Beche has been disqualified from the Le Mans 24 Hours standings after technical checks. The second tier LMP2 team intended to appeal, ...

- Autoblog - US

No one hurt when plane makes emergency landing in Poland

A spokesman for Polish firefighters says a plane with 94 people aboard flying from Gdansk to Copenhagen returned to the airport and made an emergency landing after smoke appeared on board.

- FOX News - US

The world's first national technology ambassador is heading to Silicon Valley

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesCOPENHAGEN - The top firms in California's Silicon Valley carry more weight on the global stage than many countries, which makes building diplomatic relations with them increasingly important, the world's first national technology ambassador said. Chosen to fill what his country's foreign ...

- Business Insider - US

Motor racing - Rebellion disqualified from Le Mans third place

PARIS - The third-placed Vaillant Rebellion car driven by Brazilian Nelson Piquet Junior, Denmark's David Heinemeier Hansson and Switzerland's Mathias Beche has been disqualified from the Le Mans 24 Hours standings after technical checks.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Earthquake strikes Greenland, likely triggering landslide and tsunami that left four missing

Survey of Denmark and Greenland said Sunday that an earthquake with a magnitude of around 4.0 on the Richter scale struck northwestern Greenland near the village of Nuugaatsiaq

- National Post - CA

Danish brewer signs distribution deal with Kenyan firm

Danish company Royal Unibrew has signed a deal with Kenyan firm WOW Beverages for the local distribution of Faxe Beer.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

The countries that have the most powerful passports in the world

If you have citizenship in Denmark, you have a great deal of traveling power — Danes can fly to 157 countries without ever showing a visa. This makes international travel cheaper and easier than it is for citizens of many other countries, like those of Pakistan, who can enter just 25 countries without a visa. These ...

- Business Insider - US

Silicon Valley giants outrank many nations, says first 'techplomat'

COPENHAGEN  - The top firms in California's Silicon Valley carry more weight on the global stage than many countries, which makes building diplomatic relations with them increasingly important, the world's first national technology ambassador said. Chosen to fill what his country's foreign ministry has dubbed the first ...

- Sify - IN

Silicon Valley giants outrank many nations, says first 'techplomat'

COPENHAGEN - The top firms in California's Silicon Valley carry more weight on the global stage than many countries, which makes building diplomatic relations with them increasingly important, the world's first national technology ambassador said.

- Reuters - US

War epic 'The Chinese Widow' announced

ACADEMY award-winning Danish director Bille August, American actor Emile Hirsch and mainland actress Liu Yifei interacted with movie buffs and released the war epic "The Chinese Widow" today. Set in World War II, the film tells a story of how Chinese people rescue an American pilot. It is also a touching love tale between ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Four people missing after flooding in remote Greenland village

COPENHAGEN - Four people are missing after large waves flooded a remote settlement in Greenland this weekend, Greenland officials said on Sunday.

- Reuters - US

Baltic Pipe to be built if demand meets 75% capacity

According to Danish Energinet, the Baltic Pipe gas link will be built if the project will have 75 percent of its 10 billion cubic meters capacity secured in long-term contracts. The company will proceed with economic tests if t manages to secure such bids, which would have to be at least 15-year con...

- Warsaw Business Journal - PL

Greenland tsunami, floods leave four people missing after quake

Authorities say four people have been reported missing in Greenland after an earthquake off the Arctic island's west coast triggered a tsunami that flooded a village.The Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland said Sunday that...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Greenland tsunami leaves four people missing

Four people have been reported missing in Greenland after an earthquake off the Arctic island's west coast triggered a tsunami that flooded a village. The Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland said that an earthquake late on Saturday with a magnitude of around 4.0 on the Richter scale struck north western Greenland ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

The Kite Flying Festival in Denmark

Thousands of people have descended on the Danish island of Fano for Europe's largest kite festival. 5,000 kite makers from Norway, Germany, Japan and the US demonstrate their skills. The festival was...

- The Hindu - IN

The Vault: Kohar Jewel

The creative duo behind Kohar Jewel, Ahmed Shoaib and Danish Naveed share their success story The post The Vault: Kohar Jewel appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Dozens killed, wounded in Taliban attack on Afghanistan police headquarters

Dozens of people were killed or wounded when as many as five suicide bombers attacked a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials said.The attack, claimed by the Taliban, began around 6:30 am when one bomber detonated a car packed with explosives at the gate of the police headquarters in Gardez city, ...

- DAWN - PK

Afghanistan: Five suicide bombers storm Paktia Police Headquarters

, June 18 : As many as five suicide bombers attacked the police headquarters of eastern Paktia province on early Sunday morning, a spokesman for Interior Ministry, Najibullah Danish said.Clashes are still going on, Tolo News reported.A suicide bomber first detonated his explosives close to the parking area of the ...

- Sify - IN

Taliban Militants Storm Afghan Police Post, Dozens Dead, Wounded

Taliban insurgents have stormed a provincial police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan, killing more than five people and wounding at least 20. The early morning raid in Gardez, capital of Paktia province, began with a suicide car blast at the entrance to the heavily guarded facility. That allowed a group of heavily armed ...

- Voice of America - US

Dozens killed in attack on Afghanistan police headquarters

Dozens of people were killed or wounded when as many as five suicide bombers attacked a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan today, officials said. The attack, claimed by the Taliban, began around 6.30am when one bomber detonated a car packed with explosives at the gate of the police headquarters in Gardez city, ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Taliban Militants Storm Afghan Police Post

Taliban insurgents have stormed a provincial police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least three personnel and wounding many more. The early morning raid in Gardez, capital of Paktia province, began with a suicide car blast at the entrance to the heavily guarded facility. That allowed a group of heavily armed ...

- Voice of America - US

Crown Prince attends Japanese concert with royals in Denmark

Visiting Crown Prince Naruhito attended a concert with Danish Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary at the Royal Danish Theater on Friday night. The ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Sweden: Extremism grows, chiefly radical Islamists.

COPENHAGEN, Denmark " The Swedish security service SAPO says the number of people in Sweden with extremist views has grown to several thousands, mainly among people with sympathies for radical Islam.Its head, Anders Thornberg,...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Price Levels For Consumer Goods and Services Differed Widely in the EU For 2016

In 2016, price levels for consumer goods and services differed widely in the European Union. Denmark had the highest price level, followed by Ireland , Luxembourg and Sweden , Finland and the United Kingdom . At the opposite end of the scale, the lowest price level was found in Bulgaria , while Poland and Romania were just ...

- Novinite - BG

Maersk Will Only List Oil Business

Danish shipping and oil conglomerate A. P. Moller-Maersk aims to list its oil business soon but has dropped plans to list other smaller units separately, Danish newspaper Berlingske reports.

- Rigzone.com - US

Danish, Finnish and Swedish military jets intercept Russian bomber fleet over Baltic Sea

Russian defence ministry says its military aircraft flew about the 'neutral waters' of the Baltic Sea.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Defence in Jong-nam murder trial focus on VX 'murder weapon'

'Some of the documents handed by the prosecution will be sent to experts in Denmark for assessments.'

- Malaysiakini - MY

Copenhagen's Little Mermaid statue doused with paint - again

Danish police say Copenhagen's famed Little Mermaid statue was found doused with paint early on Wednesday  for the second time in two weeks.

- Stuff - NZ

4 dead after suicide bomber strikes near Shiite mosque in Kabul

A suicide bomber struck outside a Shiite mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul late Thursday night, killing four people, including a leader of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazaras, Hajji Ramazan Hussainzada. Another five people were wounded, said Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish. Danish said there...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

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