Gender-science stereotype strongest in Holland

In the largest such study, researchers have found that stereotypes associating science with men are the strongest in the Netherlands and widely prevalent in Scandinavian countries like Norway and Denmark, than in developing countries such as Pakistan or Vietnam.

Japan eliminates Denmark from Sudirman Cup
Japan eliminates Denmark from Sudirman Cup

Japan eliminated Denmark in a neck and neck battle at the Sudirman Cup on Friday after winning a nail-biting women`s double match and will play against South Korea in the semi-finals.

Four buses set ablaze in Copenhagen, vandalism suspected

 Four buses were torched in Denmark`s capital Copenhagen in a suspected case of vandalism, the authorities said.

Danish PM fetes her `red prince` husband for British election win

 Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Friday congratulated her husband Stephen Kinnock on winning a Labour seat in parliament in Britain`s election.

Danish intelligence chief steps down after criticism

The head of Denmark's intelligence agency today stepped down as an investigation criticised parts of the police response to February's deadly twin attacks in Copenhagen.

Maersk urges Iran to release crew held over cargo spat

Danish shipping group AP Moeller-Maersk on Thursday urged Iran to release the crew of a chartered cargo vessel seized by Iran over a 10-year cargo dispute with an Iranian company.

Iran says cargo ship seized under court order

Iranian maritime authorities said Wednesday that Iran seized a ship carrying cargo for Denmark`s giant Maersk group under a legal ruling over a longstanding commercial dispute.

'Switzerland is the world's happiest country'
'Switzerland is the world's happiest country'

Switzerland has the world`s happiest people, according to researchers in a study released on Thursday.

Danish woman gang-rape: Court records prosecution witnesses' statements

A Delhi court on Monday recorded statements of two prosecution witnesses, including a magistrate, in a case in which a 52-year-old Danish woman was allegedly gang-raped by eight persons here last year.

Copenhagen gunman `shared jail cell with IS supporter`

The gunman who killed two people in twin attacks in Copenhagen in February had once shared a prison cell with an inmate who openly backed the Islamic State group, Danish media reported on Tuesday.

Daniel Agger gets two-game ban for derby elbow
Daniel Agger gets two-game ban for derby elbow

Denmark and Brondby defender Daniel Agger has been banned for two games for violent conduct after elbowing Mattias Jorgensen in the head in a hotly-contested derby against FC Copenhagen on Monday. 

Venus Williams upsets Caroline Wozniacki in Miami
Venus Williams upsets Caroline Wozniacki in Miami

Venus Williams booked the first women`s quarter-final spot at the ATP and WTA tournament in Miami on Monday as she beat fourth seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 7-6 (7-1).

Danish gunman`s suspected helpers to stay in custody

Five men charged with helping the gunman behind last month`s deadly attacks in Copenhagen have been remanded in custody for another four weeks, police said on Thursday.

Sweden `feminist` policy sparks major Saudi spat

Sweden is seeking to quell an unprecedented diplomatic spat over human rights with Saudi Arabia which has seen ambassadors recalled and arms sales cancelled, drawing comparisons with Denmark`s Mohammed cartoons controversy.

Russia threatens to aim nuclear missiles at Denmark ships if it joins NATO shield
Russia threatens to aim nuclear missiles at Denmark ships if it joins NATO shield

Russia threatened to aim nuclear missiles at Danish warships if Denmark joins NATO`s missile defence system, in comments Copenhagen called unacceptable and NATO said would not contribute to peace.

'Denmark could face nuclear attack if it joins missile shield'

Russia's ambassador to Denmark said today that the NATO country's navy could be targeted by nuclear missiles if it joins the Western alliance's anti-missile shield.

Denmark players end bitter dispute with FA
Denmark players end bitter dispute with FA

A bitter dispute between the Danish FA (DBU) and the country`s international players has been brought to an end after three new collective agreements were announced regarding payments and bonuses to national teams.

Two more men jailed, suspected of helping Copenhagen gunman

Two men suspected of helping the gunman who killed two people in attacks in Copenhagen last month were jailed today until next Thursday.

Rising youngster Nabil Fekir included in France squad for first time
Rising youngster Nabil Fekir included in France squad for first time

France coach Didier Deschamps included Lyon`s rising talent Nabil Fekir in his 23-player squad for the first time as the Euro 2016 hosts get set for friendlies against Brazil on March 26 and Denmark on March 29. 

Police arrest fourth man over Copenhagen shootings

Danish police on Thursday detained a fourth man suspected of aiding the gunman who killed two people in twin attacks in Copenhagen last month.