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Denmark, Sweden, Norway bullish on India, woo Indian tourists

The Scandinavian Tourist Board (STB) has been actively holding promotional events in India in its bid to reach out to Indian travellers.

Nov 17, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen takes Denmark to 2018 FIFA World Cup

Hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen takes Denmark to 2018 FIFA World Cup

Denmark fell behind early in the second-leg of their FIFA World Cup Qualifiers' playoff here against Ireland before coming back to win 5-1 and punch their ticket for the 2018 tournament in Russia, thanks to hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:08 AM IST

Police say terror not suspected in town shootings in Sweden

Police in southern Sweden say several people have been injured in a small town known for past gang violence and that the incident is not being investigated as terrorism.

Oct 13, 2017, 05:50 AM IST
Danish inventor denies abuse of corpse charge in submarine case

Danish inventor denies abuse of corpse charge in submarine case

On Friday, police halted the search for Wall`s remaining body parts in the waters between Denmark and Sweden, although divers were searching the harbour to which Madsen was brought after being rescued.

Aug 25, 2017, 15:48 PM IST

Brazil opens vast Amazon reserve to mining

The Brazilian government has abolished a vast national reserve in the Amazon rainforest to open up the area to mining despite strong opposition from environmental activists, the media reported on Thursday.

Aug 24, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
20 tonnes of contaminated eggs sold in Denmark: Food authority

20 tonnes of contaminated eggs sold in Denmark: Food authority

Twenty tonnes of contaminated eggs have been sold in Denmark, the country`s Veterinary and Food Administration said on Thursday.

Aug 11, 2017, 00:19 AM IST

Japan crown prince says will devote himself "body and soul" to job as emperor

Emperor Akihito, 83, who has had heart surgery and treatment for prostate cancer, said in rare public remarks last year he feared age might make it hard for him to continue to fulfill his duties.

Jun 13, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

International Friendly: Joshua Kimmich grabs late equaliser for Germany against Denmark

Germany coach Joachim Loew opted to rest a clutch of stars including goalkeeper Manuel Neuer, Mats Hummels and Jerome Boeteng in defence, Toni Kroos in midfield and Thomas Mueller in attack.

Jun 07, 2017, 08:51 AM IST
Indian Army to open doors to women in combat roles: General Bipin Rawat

Indian Army to open doors to women in combat roles: General Bipin Rawat

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat said the process to allow women in combat role, currently an exclusive domain of men, is moving fast and initially women will be recruited for positions in military police.

Jun 04, 2017, 19:15 PM IST
This new vaccine strategy may prevent HIV infection in monkeys!

This new vaccine strategy may prevent HIV infection in monkeys!

A team of researchers have come up with a new revolutionary vaccine strategy that can prevent HIV infection and the development of AIDS in monkeys.

May 18, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Sweden ends ID checks on Denmark travellers imposed as migration peaked

Sweden introduced border controls after more than 160,000 people sought asylum in 2015.
 

May 02, 2017, 23:19 PM IST

Denmark bans six hate preachers, including five Muslims

Denmark on Tuesday published a blacklist of six foreign preachers accused of spreading hatred, including five Muslims and an American Evangelical pastor, banning them for at least two years.

May 02, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Denmark to extradite South Korea `Rasputin` daughter

Danish prosecutors said Friday that they would extradite the daughter of Choi Soon-Sil, the woman at the centre of a corruption scandal that led to the impeachment of South Korea`s president.

Mar 17, 2017, 18:48 PM IST

Denmark extends detention of Korean Rasputin's daughter

A Danish court Wednesday extended by four weeks the preventive detention of the daughter of Choi Soon-sil, the alleged mastermind of the massive corruption scandal that has rocked South Korea since October 2016 and led to President Park Geun-hye's impeachment.

Feb 22, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
Facebook to build third foreign data centre in Denmark

Facebook to build third foreign data centre in Denmark

Facebook will build a new data centre in the Danish city of Odense, the California-based tech company said at a press conference with local authorities, only the third such facility outside of the United States.

Jan 19, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

PBL 2017: Ajay Jayaram, H S Prannoy star as Mumbai Rockets thrash Delhi Acers 6-1

The victory also boosted the Rockets to the second place on the table with a 6-0 points advantage behind Chennai Smashers.

Jan 04, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Daughter of South Korean leader's friend arrested in Denmark amid graft probe

The daughter of one of the central figures in a South Korean influence-peddling scandal that led to President Park Geun-hye`s impeachment will face extradition proceedings in Denmark after Danish police arrested her on an Interpol request from Seoul.

Jan 02, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

110 extradition requests from Indian pending in various countries

  62 criminal fugitives, including those wanted for crimes related to terrorism, have been successfully brought back to Indian since 2002.

Dec 15, 2016, 15:50 PM IST

Two Danish airports, shopping centres evacuated after bomb threats

A spate of bomb threats in Denmark forced the evacuation of two provincial airports and two shopping malls on Monday and briefly closed a university campus in Copenhagen, police said.

Oct 18, 2016, 03:32 AM IST

Denmark edges closer to snap election as parties feud over tax cuts

Denmark edged closer to an early general election as a political row over tax cuts for the wealthy escalated over the weekend, threatening to bring down the minority Liberal government that took office just 15 months ago.

Sep 19, 2016, 16:01 PM IST