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Carpet-fitter ‘solves mystery of Stonehenge’
Stonehenge
Tall Tales

Carpet-fitter ‘solves mystery of Stonehenge’

And other stories from the stranger side of life
8 Jul 2021
How Denmark conquered England in 1013
A modern interpretation of Danish ships preparing to make landfall in England
Fact file

How Denmark conquered England in 1013

Danish warrior Sweyn Forkbeard is England’s ‘forgotten king’
7 Jul 2021
Why Denmark is stripping Syrians of residency
Refugees arriving in Lesbos, Greece, in 2015
In Depth

Why Denmark is stripping Syrians of residency

Copenhagen orders refugees back to Damascus claiming security has ‘improved significantly’
16 Apr 2021
Denmark to limit ‘non-Westerner’ residents in poor areas
Migrants arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos
In Brief

Denmark to limit ‘non-Westerner’ residents in poor areas

Government set to move migrants out of 58 neighbourhoods to cut risk of ‘religious and cultural parallel societies’
19 Mar 2021
Countries where the burka is banned
Burqa, veil
In Depth

Countries where the burka is banned

Switzerland becomes latest country to ban the Islamic face veil
8 Mar 2021
Culled ‘zombie minks’ rise from graves in Denmark
mink
In Brief

Culled ‘zombie minks’ rise from graves in Denmark

And other stories from the stranger side of life
26 Nov 2020
What the Spalte glacier tells us about climate change
Greenland
In Depth

What the Spalte glacier tells us about climate change

Scientists warn that calving of largest remaining Arctic ice shelf could be ‘major centre of action for the deglaciation of Greenland’
14 Sep 2020
Denmark’s ‘children experiment’ offers end to lockdowns
SChool, denmark
In Depth

Denmark’s ‘children experiment’ offers end to lockdowns

Scandinavian country reopens schools for younger students
24 Apr 2020
Why Greenland has banned sale of alcohol during pandemic
Nuuk, Greenland
In Brief

Why Greenland has banned sale of alcohol during pandemic

Government introduces restriction in Nuuk amid fears about rising violence against children
30 Mar 2020
Copenhagen: the home of hygge
copenhagen.jpg
In Review

Copenhagen: the home of hygge

24 Dec 2019
Why Donald Trump can’t buy Greenland
Greenland
In Depth

Why Donald Trump can’t buy Greenland

US president confirms that state visit is off after Danish PM calls request to buy island ‘absurd’
21 Aug 2019
Denmark's Social Democrats in poll position after election
Opposition leader Mette Frederiksen (2L) of The Danish Social Democrats embraces supporters after the election results at Christiansborg Castle in Copenhagen early June 6, 2019, during the co
In Depth

Denmark's Social Democrats in poll position after election

The centre-left party fought a hybrid campaign, now leader Mette Frederiksen must resolve differences to lead
7 Jun 2019
Denmark to house foreign criminals on tiny island
Lindholm
In Depth

Denmark to house foreign criminals on tiny island

Parliament passes scheme affecting 100 criminals who cannot be deported despite UN criticisms
20 Dec 2018
Bendtner going to jail: rise and fall of the Denmark star
Rosenborg and Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner arrives for a hearing in Copenhagen
In Depth

Bendtner going to jail: rise and fall of the Denmark star

Former Arsenal striker to serve 50 days behind bars after dropping appeal against assault conviction
22 Nov 2018
Denmark: bridges and ferries closed amid ‘major’ police hunt
Denmark police
In Brief

Denmark: bridges and ferries closed amid ‘major’ police hunt

Zealand, home to Copenhagen, cut off as authorities search for vehicle involved in ‘serious crime’
28 Sep 2018
World Cup group C: Denmark join France in the round of 16
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In Brief

World Cup group C: Denmark join France in the round of 16

Group C final standings, results, squads, live TV guide and betting odds
26 Jun 2018
Peter Madsen guilty of murder: five key moments from trial
Peter Madsen
In Brief

Peter Madsen guilty of murder: five key moments from trial

Danish inventor set to appeal sentence of life in prison without parole
25 Apr 2018
Danish inventor Peter Madsen to stand trial for murder
Peter Madsen
In Brief

Danish inventor Peter Madsen to stand trial for murder

Madsen stands accused of sexually assaulting, murdering and dismembering the Swedish journalist
8 Mar 2018
Prince Henrik: consort of Denmark’s queen dies
Prince Henrik and Queen Margrethe
In Depth

Prince Henrik: consort of Denmark’s queen dies

French-born royal outraged Danes by refusing to be buried next to his wife
14 Feb 2018
More than 1,000 Danish youths charged for sharing sex videos
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In Brief

More than 1,000 Danish youths charged for sharing sex videos

Defendants face conditional prison terms if found guilty
16 Jan 2018
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