A study conducted by researchers in Denmark has concluded that the risk of hospitalisation is lower with the Omicron variant of Covid-19 compared to the Delta variant.
People across Europe are finding a wide range of ways to help create a more sustainable world through their power as consumers. From shopping locally to the apps that help you cut out food waste and much more besides, here are five ways your consumer habits can help create a better world.
Traces of the chemical perfluorooctanesulfonic acid or PFOS have been detected in beef from a farming cooperative near Odense, according to a Danish media report.
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The making of Danish pastries is an art form all of its own, and you don't count as really integrated until you can name the most common types.
There's something heroic about the way Danes and Swedes insist on trying to communicate with one another using their own languages, but more often than not end up nodding, smiling, and only pretending to understand. Why not give up and just speak English?
A shortage of bus drivers in Denmark has led to the opposition Liberal party calling for a lower minimum age for drivers. The government says younger drivers could reduce passengers’ sense of security.
The number of new Covid-19 infections fell on Saturday for the second day in a row, following a three-day plateau at the start of last week. Has the omicron wave peaked?
Speaking languages opens doors for you – to international jobs, to meeting new people and to greater understanding of the world. But which languages will set you up for a better future? We take a look at the evidence.
A series of solutions-focused articles in which The Local’s journalists took an in-depth look at responses to the coronavirus pandemic has been shortlisted for the European Digital Media Awards 2021.
Denmark's infectious diseases agency SSI is setting up a study which it hopes be able to determine whether the UK variant of Covid-19 is 70 percent more transmissible, with the first results expected within "one or two weeks".
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