Man Dies in Detention at Police Station

reykjanes-lava-field_psA man died inside the detention facilities at the police station of the Sudurnes Police Department in southwest Iceland on Monday night. He didn’t have any visible marks that could have explained his death. Preliminary autopsy results are expected in the coming days.

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Snowfall and Slippery Roads in North Iceland

snowdrift-northeast_psWinter conditions currently exist on some roads in Iceland’s northern and northeastern regions, according to the Icelandic Road Administration. There are slippery patches at Vatnsskard and Siglufjardarvegur and ice on Thverárfjall to the west of Tröllaskagi peninsula.

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Islands jüngste Ururoma?

baby-carriages-laugardalur_bvVier Generationen von Frauen einer Linie und dazu das jüngste Familienmitglied, der kleine Benjamín, wurden vergangene Woche von einem Fotografen der Tageszeitung Morgunbladid abgelichtet.

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Reykjavík Literary Festival Kicks Off

nordichouse_psThe Reykjavík International Literary Festival began in Iceland’s capital yesterday. Noble Laureate in Literature Herta Müller gave the opening address. Readings and Q&A sessions with authors will take place at the festival’s main venues of the Nordic House and Idnó.

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