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  • Iceland volcano erupts after 800 years

    Iceland volcano erupts after 800 years

    News | March 22, 2021 10:00 IST

    An volcano erupted near Iceland’s capital Reykjavik for the first time in 800 years, spewing molten lava into the air and turning skies red for miles.

  • President Kovind leaves for three-nation tour

    President Kovind leaves for three-nation tour

    India | September 09, 2019 6:34 IST

    President Kovind will visit Iceland from September 9-11. He will then head to Switzerland and will finally reach Slovenia on September 15. He will head back on September 17.

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    FIFA World Cup 2018: Croatia end Iceland's chances at World Cup with 2-1 win

    Football | June 27, 2018 6:23 IST

    Ivan Perisic capitalized on a defensive error to score a 90th-minute winner Tuesday, giving Croatia a 2-1 win over Iceland and first place in Group D on Tuesday.

  • FIFA World Cup 2018

    The thunderclap heads to Russia: Iceland secure World Cup spot

    Football | October 10, 2017 17:02 IST

    Iceland secured an automatic berth by defeating Kosovo 2-0 in Reykjavik to win Group I and kick-start celebrations in the island nation of about 330,000 people.

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    Euro 2016: France ends Iceland's dream run, storms into semifinals

    Football | July 04, 2016 8:13 IST

    Saint-Denis (France) : Iceland's amazing Cinderella run to the Euro 2016 quarterfinals ended as they proved to be no match for the sheer talent of host France who finally showed their title credentials at the

  • Iceland players celebrate win against England in Euro 2016

    Brexit 2.0: Iceland beat England out of Euro 2016

    Football | June 28, 2016 6:32 IST

    Nice (France): After voting to leave the European Union last week, the English left the soccer European Championship in similarly surprising fashion on Monday in what will go down as their most embarrassing loss in

  • Hekla, Iceland

    'Gateway to Hell' ready to blow any moment

    World | June 27, 2016 15:50 IST

    Iceland: One of Iceland’s most active volcanoes could erupt “any minute” according to seismic researchers. News that Hekla in South Iceland is ready to go as the pressure inside it skyrocketed, is worrying the troubled British holidaymakers as they

  • Sigmundur Davio Gunnlaugsson

    Panama Papers: Iceland PM Gunnlaugsson resigns after protests

    World | April 05, 2016 22:27 IST

    Reykjavik: Iceland’s Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson has resigned amid the controversy over his offshore holdings in the recently leaked Panama Papers. Agriculture Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson told Icelandic broadcaster RUV that Gunn

  • shah rukh clicks selfie with his father s favourite actress

    Shah Rukh clicks selfie with his father's favourite actress!

    Bollywood | August 25, 2015 17:29 IST

    Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol are all set to reunite on celluloid with their upcoming movie ‘Dilwale'.  Nowadays SRK is busy shooting a song for the flick in Iceland.While romancing with Kajol on screen, King

  • top 5 beautiful churches of the world

    Top 5 beautiful churches of the world

    World | January 13, 2015 11:38 IST

    New Delhi: Church is the holy place of worship for Christians. Since Christianity is one of the oldest religions, Christians are residing in almost every part of the world. Almost every country has got a

  • iceland raises volcano aviation alert again

    Iceland raises volcano aviation alert again

    World | August 31, 2014 16:26 IST

    Reykjavik Iceland: Iceland's authorities have raised the aviation warning code for a region close to the subglacial Bardarbunga volcano after a small fissure eruption in the area.The country's meteorological agency described the eruption in the

  • iceland raises volcano alert level to red

    Iceland raises volcano alert level to red

    World | August 24, 2014 7:47 IST

    Rerkjavik: The Icelandic Met Office (IMO) raised the aviation colour code from orange to red Saturday as a small sub-glacial volcanic eruption started near Bardarbunga volcano.The IMO said the small lava eruption, though not visible,

  • want to explore the volcano from inside go to iceland watch

    Want to explore the volcano from inside, go to Iceland (Watch Pics)

    World | December 15, 2013 7:05 IST

    New Delhi: Iceland is one of the most active volcanic regions in the world.Last year it made headlines with the launch of visits to the Thrihnukagigur volcano. Thrihnukagigur lies 13 miles south-east of the capital

  • 90 minutes to history iceland s world cup dreams

    90 minutes to history: Iceland's World Cup dreams

    Football | November 19, 2013 19:52 IST

    Reykjavik, Iceland: Icelanders who have fought back for five years since the country's spectacular financial collapse finally have something to smile about -- their Cinderella national team can qualify for the World Cup.   If they

  • iceland optimistic about world cup qualifying

    Iceland optimistic about World Cup qualifying

    Football | November 18, 2013 23:20 IST

    Zagreb, Croatia: For Gylfi Sigurdsson, the dream playing at the World Cup is within reach.   The Iceland midfielder and his teammates face a potentially historic World Cup playoff match against Croatia on Tuesday that could

  • watch video super bright ufo crashes over iceland

    Watch Video: Super bright UFO crashes over Iceland

    World | October 24, 2013 6:19 IST

    Akureyri (Iceland): A super bright UFO (unidentified flying object) crashed upon the city of Akureyri Iceland and went straight to the ground for landing in the heavily populated area in a video shot by YouTube

  • two skydivers from iceland die during separate jumps

    Two skydivers from Iceland die during separate jumps

    World | March 25, 2013 16:38 IST

    Zephyrhills, Mar 25 : Two skydivers from Iceland who died during weekend jumps at a popular southwest Florida camp, reportedly failed to deploy their main parachutes, the co-owner of the facility said Sunday.Deputies found the

  • france beats iceland 3 2 in euro warmup

    France beats Iceland 3-2 in Euro warmup

    Football | May 28, 2012 19:21 IST

    France, May 28: Franck Ribery scored his first international goal for more than three years and Adil Rami grabbed a late winner as France rallied to beat Iceland 3-2 at home on Sunday in a

  • iceland votes to recognize palestine

    Iceland Votes To Recognize Palestine

    World | November 30, 2011 12:00 IST

    Reykjavik, Nov 30: Iceland has become the first Western European country to recognize Palestine as an independent state, its government said Tuesday. Parliament said in a statement on its website that it had passed the

  • volcano erupts in iceland sends ash 20 km into air

    Volcano Erupts In Iceland, Sends Ash 20 Km Into Air

    World | May 22, 2011 21:05 IST

    Reykjavik, May 22:  Iceland closed its main international airport and canceled domestic flights Sunday as a powerful volcanic eruption sent a plume of ash, smoke and steam 12 miles (20 kilometers) into the air.The eruption