Iceland PM calls for dissolution of Parliament after tax scandal

Prime Minister Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson has asked for parliament to be dissolved after the opposition called a vote of no confidence in the government, Iceland`s President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson said on Tuesday.

Iceland Prez showers praise on Uttarakhand

Iceland President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson today showered praise on Uttarakhand, saying the state is endowed with great natural beauty and has tremendous scope for power generation and tourism.

Iceland prez arrives on three-day visit to Uttarakhand

Iceland President Olafur Ragnar Grimsson arrived here today on a three-day visit to the state.