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Denmark’s courts giving tougher sentences for rape, violence

Denmark’s courts giving tougher sentences for rape, violence

The majority of crimes are being punished with tougher sentences than before, according to a judge's association in Denmark.

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Greenland's ice is melting at increasing speed: analysis

Greenland's ice is melting at increasing speed: analysis

The rate at which the inland ice in Greenland is melting increased fourfold from 2003 to 2013.

10 reasons you should visit Malta in 2019

10 reasons you should visit Malta in 2019

Whether you’re interested in history, sports, food, art, doing business or learning something new, the Maltese Islands should be your next port of call – and this is why.

 
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Danish bill to tighten residency requirement for unemployment insurance passed by narrow majority

Danish bill to tighten residency requirement for unemployment insurance passed by narrow majority

A narrow parliamentary majority has passed a new law introducing strict residency requirements for access to Denmark’s unemployment benefits insurance system.

Why 2019 is a great year to live abroad

Why 2019 is a great year to live abroad

Around 50 million people live outside their native countries, enticed by the many benefits of expatriation. Such an upheaval isn’t without its challenges but as we approach 2019, an expat survey* suggests there’s never been a better time to live abroad.

 
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Two Danes climbed a pyramid. Why is Egypt mad?

Two Danes climbed a pyramid. Why is Egypt mad?

Last week, a sexually-charged video and photos emerged on social media of two Danes climbing the Great Pyramid at Giza. Egyptian journalist Farah Bahgat explains the reaction in Cairo.

ESCP Europe’s hands-on business degree opens international doors

ESCP Europe’s hands-on business degree opens international doors

Business internships are more than just a practical way for business students to gain workplace skills and experience. They’re highly valued by future employers too, as recent graduates of prestigious business school ESCP Europe’s Bachelor in Management (BSc) programme are finding out.

 
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Danish freeze set to continue this week, but more snow unlikely

Danish freeze set to continue this week, but more snow unlikely

After Monday’s snowfall, several days of drier weather are forecast in Denmark.

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Denmark still worst country in the Nordics for cancer

Denmark still worst country in the Nordics for cancer

Denmark has significantly trailed its neighbours for at least 20 years.

Regional data reflects economic upswing in Denmark: DI

Regional data reflects economic upswing in Denmark: DI

An economic upswing is benefitting all of Denmark, according to new data on the regional economic situation in the country.

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit 'train crash' after May's deal rejected

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit 'train crash' after May's deal rejected

Lawmakers in the UK parliament overwhelmingly rejected Theresa May's Brexit deal on Tuesday evening.

LISTEN: Is this the strangest song ever written about Copenhagen?

LISTEN: Is this the strangest song ever written about Copenhagen?

Denmark and its lovely capital city have inspired numerous songs over the years and now a new and rather strange one can be added to the list.

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Top-ranking former ETA boss returns to Spain a free man

Top-ranking former ETA boss returns to Spain a free man

The former head of the political wing of Basque separatist group ETA, known as "Antza", has returned to Spain a free man after completing his jail sentence in France, police said Wednesday.

 

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