Tag: Denmark

Denmark’s Little Mermaid vandalised with ‘Free Hong Kong’ graffiti

The 107-year-old sculpture, which depicts the little mermaid from 19th-century Danish author Hans Christian Andersen's tale of the same name, is perched on a rock by a waterside promenade.

Denmark sets up temporary border control at border with Sweden

Denmark will set up temporary border controls at the Swedish border starting next month, the country's justice minister Nick Haekkerup said on...

Danish capital hit by second blast in four days – police

An explosion damaged a police station in Copenhagen early on Saturday, in the second blast to hit the Danish capital in four days.No one...

Photos: Danish centre-left opposition wins election on welfare pledges

Denmark appeared set to become the third Nordic country in a year to form a leftist government as voters in Wednesday's parliamentary election rebelled...

Google, Facebook, Twitter rapped for not doing enough in EU fake...

Facebook, Google and Twitter were reprimanded by the European Commission on Friday for not doing enough to tackle fake news plaguing the election campaign...

Denmark’s prime minister calls election for June 5

Denmark will hold a parliamentary election on June 5, Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen said on Tuesday, starting a campaign likely to focus on...

Major European nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela president

Ten European nations joined the United States in recognising opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela's interim president on Monday, heightening a global showdown over...

Guaido or Maduro? Malta’s position same as EU level

At this time, Malta’s current position on recognising Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro or Interim President Juan Guaido, reflects the ‘EU level’ position.Newsbook.com.mt had contacted...

Malta worsens position on world corruption rankings since inclusion – index

In the latest rankings published in a global index of perceived levels of corruption, Malta has doubled its position since it was included.According to...

U.S. drops out of top 20 performers in global corruption index,...

The United States slid four points lower on a global corruption index in 2018, dropping out of the top 20 countries for the first...