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Pakistan, Afghanistan among 10 violent places in world, Iceland most peaceful

Afghanistan has replaced Syria as the most violent place.

Sep 21, 2019, 20:49 PM IST

Inspiring tale of Chandrayaan-2 shared with Icelandic kids

After revolving around the Earth's orbit for nearly 23 days, the craft began its journey to the moon on August 14.

Sep 11, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

President Kovind to visit Iceland, Switzerland and Slovenia with focus on climate change

President Ram Nath Kovind will be on a three-nation visit to Iceland, Switzerland, and Slovenia from 9th to 17th September during which the focus will be on climate change and growing engagement with Europe.

Sep 07, 2019, 08:59 AM IST

UK, Norway, Iceland agrees on citizens rights if no-deal Brexit

Britain, the world`s fifth-biggest economy, is due to leave the EU on March 29 but Prime Minister Theresa May wants more concessions from Brussels to rally her divided Conservative Party behind her exit plan, rejected by parliament last month.

Feb 08, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

UEFA Nations League: Batshuayi double gives Belgium 2-0 win over Iceland

The hosts, number one in FIFA`s world rankings, were missing several players due to injury, with striker Romelu Lukaku ruled out a day before the match to bring Batshuayi into the starting line-up.

Nov 16, 2018, 14:23 PM IST

Croatia beat Iceland 2-1, top FIFA World Cup 2018 Group D; await Denmark challenge

Iceland`s first World Cup adventure came to a valiant end on Tuesday as they were beaten 2-1 by Group D winners Croatia.

Jun 27, 2018, 02:03 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018 match updates: Croatia 2-1 Iceland - As it happened

Struggling to make their mark, Iceland had a good spell towards the end of the first half of the match.

Jun 26, 2018, 23:02 PM IST

Iceland vs Croatia FIFA World Cup 2018 live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Group D leader Croatia will face Iceland at Rostov Arena on Tuesday.

Jun 26, 2018, 22:40 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria vs Iceland - See pics

Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 on Friday to revive their hopes of advancing into the knockout stages of the World Cup in Russia, as striker Ahmed Musa dramatically marked his return to the team with two fine second-half goals.

Jun 23, 2018, 00:12 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Ahmed Musa's brace gives Nigeria crucial 2-0 win over Iceland

Ahmed Musa returned to the line-up with devastating effect as he scored both goals for Nigeria.

Jun 22, 2018, 23:17 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Nigeria vs Iceland live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

The second match for Friday will see Tiny Iceland competing against Nigeria in FIFA World Cup Group D match.

Jun 22, 2018, 19:28 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Schedule of matches on June 22, Day 9

While Brazil and Serbia aim to reach the top spot in Group E, Nigeria hope to defeat Iceland in their Group D match.

Jun 22, 2018, 12:06 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Lionel Messi regrets missing penalty against Iceland

"It hurts to have missed the penalty because it would've been the decisive advantage," the FC Barcelona talisman said.

Jun 17, 2018, 15:23 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli defends Lionel Messi, looks ahead to Croatia match

Despite his disappointment, Sampaoli said he was heartened to see how much Messi wanted to win the game and how committed his superstar is to the national team.

Jun 17, 2018, 13:18 PM IST

Iceland hold Argentina to 1-1 draw in FIFA World Cup 2018 as Lionel Messi misses penalty

Iceland, by far the smallest country by population to appear at the World Cup, famously beat England in the last 16 of Euro 2016.

Jun 16, 2018, 21:17 PM IST

Iceland fired up for World Cup thunderclap in Russia

An inhospitable climate and the smallest population of any World Cup nation have failed to dampen Iceland`s burning desire to make history at this month`s tournament in Russia in their own unique way.

Jun 05, 2018, 18:57 PM IST

PM Modi holds bilateral meetings with premiers of Finland, Denmark, Iceland and Norway

PM Modi on Tuesday held bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Finland, Denmark, Iceland and Norway.

Apr 17, 2018, 22:42 PM IST

Business, India's international outreach top agenda for PM Narendra Modi's visit to Sweden, UK, Germany

India is set to co-host the first India-Nordic Summit in Sweden. 

Apr 16, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

Iceland become smallest country ever to qualify for FIFA World Cup

Iceland`s seven wins in the group included all five of their home matches where previous World Cup semi-finalists Croatia and Turkey were among the victims.

Oct 10, 2017, 08:07 AM IST

2018 FIFA World Cup: Six talking-points ahead of this week's European qualifiers

Italy`s problems are minor compared to Netherlands who must win away to Belarus on Saturday and then beat Sweden at home, probably by several goals, next Tuesday to have a realistic chance of finishing second in Group A and making the playoffs.

Oct 04, 2017, 08:27 AM IST