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Little Mermaid attacked again - why?

Thursday, June 15th 2017, 19:16
related places: Copenhagen

Copenhagen's iconic statue has been beheaded, blown up and covered in paint - but survived it all.
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Denmark's Little Mermaid statue painted red in anti-whaling protest

Tuesday, May 30th 2017, 17:30
related places: Copenhagen

The Copenhagen statue escapes lightly compared to previous attacks, which have seen her decapitated.
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Model Ulrikke Hoyer says she was dropped from a show in Japan for being 'too big'

Friday, May 19th 2017, 11:45

The Danish model claims she was told to "drink only water for 24 hours" before a fitting.
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Copenhagen imam accused of calling for killing of Jews

Thursday, May 11th 2017, 16:20
related places: Copenhagen

A video emerges showing a Copenhagen imam citing a hadith that calls for Muslims to kill Jews.
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Sweden ends ID checks on 'The Bridge' with Denmark

Tuesday, May 2nd 2017, 17:10

The checks were instituted at the peak of the migrant crisis, but are no longer needed, officials say.
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'Sexelance'

Tuesday, March 28th 2017, 23:26

A converted vehicle has been designed to act as a sanctuary for Danish sex workers at risk of violence and exploitation.
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Copenhagen restaurant turns diners into donors

Friday, March 3rd 2017, 21:12

The Alchemist serves a dish that encourages people to sign up to donate their organs.
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Dishwasher becomes part-owner of top restaurant Noma

Wednesday, March 1st 2017, 13:23
related countries: The Gambia The Gambia
related places: Copenhagen

Ali Sonko, a dishwasher from The Gambia, is a long-time team member at Noma in Copenhagen.
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Cancer charity seeks help for sunburn-prone Danes abroad

Wednesday, February 8th 2017, 13:19

Danish Cancer Society campaign asks people in five countries to help Danes stay safe in the sun.
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'Drugs fix room is like my second home'

Monday, January 9th 2017, 1:56
related places: Copenhagen

Elliot, who uses one of Copenhagen's fix rooms to take drugs, explains why it is his "second home".
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South Korea scandal: Daughter of Choi Soon-sil arrested

Monday, January 2nd 2017, 10:32
related countries: South Korea South Korea

The daughter of the woman at the centre of South Korea's presidential scandal is arrested in Denmark, say police.
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Queen's holiday season job

Friday, December 2nd 2016, 19:58
related places: Copenhagen

The Queen of Denmark has been working as a set and costume designer at the Tivoli Concert Hall in Copenhagen.
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Danish journalists sentenced for credit card snooping

Thursday, November 24th 2016, 17:01

Four Danish journalists are convicted for paying for credit card information to track celebrities.
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Danes identify Aalborg bishop's 300-year-old poo

Thursday, November 17th 2016, 12:23
related places: A

A lump of faeces stored in the back of a Danish museum is traced back to a 17th-Century bishop.
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Denmark's 'migrant confiscation law' yields little cash

Friday, November 4th 2016, 14:32

A Danish law authorising asylum-seekers' assets to be confiscated reaps low takings, police figures show.
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What's special about this Copenhagen park?

Wednesday, November 2nd 2016, 0:03
related places: Copenhagen

Superkilen park has rejuvenated Norrebro, a former no-go part of the Danish capital, and brings together people from more than 60 different nationalities.
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Denmark freezer: Remains of three Syrian refugees found

Monday, October 31st 2016, 15:11
related countries: Syria Syria

The bodies of a Syrian refugee and her two daughters are found in a freezer in a flat in Denmark.
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I went to Nigeria to meet the man who scammed me

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 23:42
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

When a 58-year-old Danish woman was scammed into paying a 24-year-old Nigerian, she took an unexpected turn by going out and visiting him, writes Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani.
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Copenhagen clown-hunting event planned for Halloween

Tuesday, October 18th 2016, 13:17

Police in the Danish capital say they will be watching but have no plans to stop the clown hunt.
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Danish anglers urged to catch 80,000 escaped trout

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 11:30

Anglers are urged to start fishing off the Danish coast after a ship crashed into a fish farm, releasing up to 80,000 rainbow trout.
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Denmark develops 'super grass' to cut cow burp emissions

Tuesday, October 11th 2016, 11:06

Scientists in Denmark say the grass is easier to digest, meaning fewer burps.
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Drugs haul found on Copenhagen Opera House roof

Friday, September 30th 2016, 11:22

Huge quantity of marijuana linked with controversial local drugs market.
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Panama Papers: Denmark to buy leaked data

Wednesday, September 7th 2016, 16:48
related countries: Panama Panama

The Danish tax minister announces plans to buy data leaked from the law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers scandal, in order to battle tax evasion.
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