Members of the Independence Party in the Fjarðarbyggð municipality in East Iceland have been critical of a recent initiative to provide free hot lunches for all schoolchildren.
Minister of Health Svandís Svavarsdóttir is calling for a proactive response to the lengthy patient waitlist at Vogur, but the centre director says that it's the Health Minister herself who's responsible for taking action (or not) on long-term budget cuts at their facility.
Icelandic citizens in the United Kingdom, and vice versa, will retain all of their rights following the UK's impending exit from the European Union
A bill proposing the establishment of a national reserve fund will be put before the Icelandic parliament in the fall.
The Pirate of Party of Iceland proposed a bill which will allow ten citizens to address the Parliament each month.
The new bill would extend the time limits that are currently in place regarding abortion and allow women to have the procedure done up to the 22nd week of their pregnancy. The bill would also allow women to get abortions for any reason, rather than only under certain approved circumstances, as...
The Minister of Justice proposes legal cases relating to sensitive issues no longer be published online.
Expensive grass planted in a controversial City of Reykjavík restoration project was ripped up last night.
A pilot project intended to provide targeted health care for women has caused confusion among doctors.
The local council of Skútustaðahreppur wants to see taxes collected from overnight stays directed to local authorities for the building of tourist infrastructure.
Around ten ships from NATO's maritime forces carrying some 6,000 marines will arrive in Reykjavík next weekend.
Dagur will take a few days off from his mayoral duties while he recovers from a recurring abdominal infection.
The Federation of General and Special Workers of Iceland (SGS) is calling for a minimum monthly wage hike to ISK 425,000 ($3,660/€3,160).
Danish grass imported for a restoration project in Reykjavík cost the city ISK 757,000 ($6,500/€5,600).
The announcement came almost ten years to the day since Geir notified the nation of the gravity of Iceland’s financial situation in a televised address; in the next few days, Iceland’s banks crashed one by one.
Per a newly proposed schedule adjustment, service on the 1, 3, and 6 lines would increase to once every seven and a half minutes during rush hour starting in January 2020.
Kristján Þór Júlíusson, minister of fisheries and agriculture, presented a bill to parliament yesterday concerning fishing fees.
Honorary citizens of Reykjavík delivered a challenge to the mayor yesterday, to stop the construction of a new hotel which will partially stand on the grounds of an eleventh century cemetary.
The Government Offices annual party was slated to take place Oct 6 but has been postponed until spring.
Per the platform of the Left-Green party to which Katrín belongs, Iceland should resign from NATO and stop allowing military training exercises to take place in the country.