Trúbatrix on Tour in Iceland

Trúbatrix, a league of Icelandic female musicians, have returned to Iceland after a successful tour in the UK last spring and have now launched a tour around their home country in cooperation with the Kraum music fund.

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Iceland Could Have Become German Colony in 1864

According to secret documents which Queen Margrethe II of Denmark recently gave the author Tom Buk-Swientys access to, King Christian IX of Denmark offered King Wilhelm I of Prussia to make Denmark part of the German Confederation in 1864. If he had accepted the offer, Iceland would have become a German colony.

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Man Sentenced to Prison for Rape

Reykjavík District Court sentenced a man to three and a half years in prison this week for raping a woman at the end of June last year. The convicted man maintained his innocence but his testimony was considered incredible.

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