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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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Copenhagen cannabis market torn down after shooting

Friday, September 2nd 2016, 17:11
related places: Christiania

Residents in the Christiania district of the Danish capital destroy market stalls where cannabis was sold, after a shooting incident there earlier this week.
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Danish MPs to visit Australia's detention centre on Nauru

Wednesday, August 24th 2016, 5:48
related countries: Australia Australia, Nauru Nauru

A parliamentary delegation from Demark will visit Australia's offshore detention centre on Nauru to find out if the controversial immigration policy could be rolled out in Europe.
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Denmark rape: Three youths jailed as acquittal quashed

Monday, August 15th 2016, 18:03

Denmark's High Court overturns the controversial acquittal of three young men in a rape case involving a drunk, diabetic victim, 17, at a party.
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Drink-driving Sweden minister rues 'biggest mistake'

Saturday, August 13th 2016, 14:26
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Sweden's youngest minister quits after she is stopped for drink-driving on the bridge linking Denmark and Sweden.
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Danish company offers salary in Pokemon Go currency

Tuesday, August 9th 2016, 11:53

IT company is offering to pay part of a new starter's salary in virtual currency.
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Out in the cold

Tuesday, August 2nd 2016, 23:08
related places: A, Copenhagen

A unique course in Eskimology taught at the University of Copenhagen has stopped admitting new students after funding cuts.
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Five sentenced to life for raping Danish woman in Delhi

Friday, June 10th 2016, 9:14
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

A court in the Indian capital, Delhi, sentences five men to life imprisonment for the 2014 gang rape of a Danish woman.
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Five convicted for Delhi tourist's rape

Monday, June 6th 2016, 8:02
related countries: India India
related places: A, Delhi

A court in the Indian capital, Delhi, finds five men guilty for the 2014 gang rape of a Danish woman.
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Denmark the 'happiest world country'

Wednesday, March 16th 2016, 21:49
related countries: Burundi Burundi

Denmark is the world's happiest country while Burundi is the least happy, according to a new survey in which European countries dominate the top five.
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DiCaprio finally wins first Oscar

Monday, February 29th 2016, 8:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Leonardo DiCaprio wins his first Oscar after six nominations, while Spotlight wins best picture and Mark Rylance and Sam Smith are among the British winners.
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Android SMS malware 'can wipe phones'

Tuesday, February 16th 2016, 13:34

A Danish security company has detected an attempt to spread a powerful form of Android malware via text messages.
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