Danish police arrest four alleged IS fighters, seize weapons

Copenhagen police said Thursday they had detained four people on suspicion of joining the Islamic State group in Syria and seized weapons and ammunition in a search linked to the arrests.

Anker Joergensen, Danish former prime minister, dies at 93

Anker Joergensen, a former prime minister loved by many Danes for his down-to-earth character but criticized for his handling of economic problems in the 1970s and '80s, has died. He was 93.

Danish teen accused of planning school bomb attacks

A 16-year-old Danish girl arrested in January was planning to carry out bomb attacks against two schools, one of which was Jewish, Danish police said on Tuesday.

Tight security as Danes mark year since Copenhagen attacks

Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen warned Sunday that Denmark still faces a "serious terror threat" as it marked a year since a gunman killed a filmmaker and a Jewish security guard in twin attacks in Copenhagen.

Denmark OKs bill to seize assets from refugees: Know more about it

Denmark OKs bill to seize assets from refugees: Know more about it

In 2015, Denmark received about 21,000 refugees, making it one of the top EU destinations per capita for migrants.

Facebook censors photo of Denmark's iconic statue for ‘sexual undertones’

Social networking website Facebook censored Copenhagen's iconic statue of the Little Mermaid for showing "too much bare skin or sexual undertones", but reversed its decision following an appeal made by a Danish politician, a media report said.

World's top 10 cities to live in

According to consultancy firm Mercer's 'Quality of Living Report-2015', globally, Vienna is followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich, Vancouver, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Copenhagen and Sydney, as the world's top 10 cities in terms of quality of living.

 

Paris climate summit: Huge stakes, deep divides

Still reeling from the worst terrorist attacks in French history, Paris will host nearly 140 world leaders gathering next week to spearhead a climate pact tasked with keeping Earth liveable for humanity.

'Up to 20,000 in Copenhagen vigil for Paris attack victims'

Copenhagen; Up to 20,000 people, among them Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen, gathered for a candlelight vigil at the gates of the French embassy in Copenhagen today to mourn the victims of the Paris attacks, police said.

Denmark too has suffered attacks by radical Islamists.

Danish F-16 jet fighter crashes in North Sea, pilot safe

The Danish military says the pilot ejected safely under "controlled circumstances".

Denmark to host 2017 European Short Course Swimming Championships

 Copenhagen will be the site of the European Short Course Championships in 2017. It will be second time in four years that the country will organize the annual tournament after hosting the 2013 edition at the Jyske Bank Boxen, one of the country's premier sporting venues, in Herning.

Ten years on, Danish Mohammed cartoonist has no regrets

 Ten years after a Danish newspaper triggered deadly protests by publishing 12 cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, the man behind the most infamous drawing says he feels anger but no regret.

Danish teen who stabbed mum may have been inspired by IS

 A Danish teenager who admitted to regularly watching jihadist videos online has been sentenced to nine years in prison for stabbing her mother to death together with an Iraqi friend.

Danish group cancels German trains amid migrant influx

Danish group cancels German trains amid migrant influx

 Danish train operator DSB on Wednesday cancelled all rail services to and from Germany as hundreds of migrants refused to leave at least two trains at a busy ferry crossing between the two countries.

Back-nine blitz gives David Horsey lead at Made in Denmark EPGA tournament

Back-nine blitz gives David Horsey lead at Made in Denmark EPGA tournament

England`s David Horsey blitzed the back nine at the Made in Denmark EPGA tournament with a 28 which helped him to an 18-hole 63 and the first-round lead on Thursday.

Indian women's recurve team bag silver at World Archery Championships

Indian women's recurve team bag silver at World Archery Championships

Indian women's recurve team squandered a two-set lead and went down to top seed Russians in the shoot-off to bag a silver medal at the World Archery Championships, here on Sunday.

Rajat Chauhan bags historic silver in World Archery Championship

Rajat Chauhan bags historic silver in World Archery Championship

Rajat Chauhan earned India its first-ever individual medal in the World Archery Championships when the compound marksman bagged a silver after going down to home favourite Stephan Hansen in the final here on Saturday.

India archers look to book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

India archers look to book 2016 Rio Olympics berths

The Indian archery team would like to be in the news for right reasons after controversial two weeks as they target Rio Olympics quota berths in the eight-day World Championships beginning here Sunday.

Danish general election goes down to the wire

Denmark`s centre-left government and right-wing opposition are neck-and-neck in the polls ahead of Thursday`s general election, with Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt staging a major comeback thanks to a resurgent economy.

Danish opposition takes narrow lead days before vote

Denmark`s right-wing opposition has regained a narrow poll lead in the final days of campaigning in Thursday`s general election by successfully raising immigration in a race otherwise dominated by the economy.