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Danish warship found in ten-year quest

Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 13:03

An 18th century Danish warship has been found after a decade-long search.
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Ex-Arsenal striker given jail time

Friday, November 2nd 2018, 16:36

Ex-Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner is sentenced to 50 days in jail in Denmark after assaulting a taxi driver but is released until his appeal is heard.
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Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Tuesday, October 30th 2018, 21:25
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: `Arab, Tehran

Tehran denies its intelligence agencies planned to kill an Arab separatist leader on Danish soil.
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Danish PM hits back at White House living standards report

Tuesday, October 30th 2018, 15:33

Denmark's PM responds after a White House report criticising living standards in Nordic countries.
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The tip-off from a Nazi that saved my grandparents

Saturday, October 20th 2018, 23:47
related countries: Germany Germany

A Jewish tailor was advised to flee Denmark in 1943 by a German client. But why would this leading Nazi defy Hitler?
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Danish police free manhunt suspects in death threat case

Saturday, September 29th 2018, 18:35
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Two men in a Swedish car were detained over fears an attack was about to take place, police say.
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Danish police hunt for three in black Swedish Volvo

Friday, September 28th 2018, 20:16
related countries: Germany Germany, Sweden Sweden

Bridges and ferries to Sweden and Germany closed briefly during the hunt for a black Volvo.
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Danish policewoman investigated for hugging niqab-wearing protester

Wednesday, September 26th 2018, 16:24

The unnamed officer hugged the niqab-wearing protester at a demonstration against the face veil ban.
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Thursday, September 20th 2018, 23:51

It has the biggest proportion of babies born through assisted reproductive technology in the world.
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Student and salesman turn out for Denmark

Wednesday, September 5th 2018, 21:35
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

Denmark field a student, a salesman and an internet star for a 3-0 defeat by Slovakia - with senior players unavailable amid a commercial dispute.
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Container ship to break the ice on Russian Arctic route

Wednesday, August 22nd 2018, 23:01
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Vladivostok

A Danish ship sailing from Vladivostok is the first container ship to tackle the Arctic sea route.
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Denmark to tag wild wolves after shooting row

Tuesday, August 21st 2018, 14:23

Denmark will tag its wolf population to track their movements and reassure the public.
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'I'm a criminal for wearing a full-face veil'

Thursday, August 9th 2018, 11:14
related places: A

The first woman to be fined for wearing a niqab in Denmark tells the BBC she will continue to wear it
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Margrethe Vestager - Denmark's EU 'tax lady' taking on corporate giants

Wednesday, July 18th 2018, 12:26

Denmark's EU Competition Commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, who is battling multinationals over tax.
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Actress Brigitte Nielsen gives birth to fifth child at 54

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 15:32

The Danish star has given birth to her first daughter with her fifth husband in Los Angeles.
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Jonas Knudsen: Denmark players pay for jet so defender can see new-born daughter

Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 16:50
related countries: Peru Peru

Denmark's players paid for a private jet so defender Jonas Knudsen could fly home and see his new-born daughter after the World Cup win over Peru.
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Denmark backs fence on German border to keep out wild boar

Monday, June 4th 2018, 18:55
related countries: Germany Germany

Danish MPs fear wild boar will spread African swine fever and harm the pork industry.
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Danish minister Stojberg provokes Ramadan row

Tuesday, May 22nd 2018, 11:18

Inger Stojberg suggested Muslims should take time off work because of potential safety risks.
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Airbnb to report homeowners' income to Danish tax authorities

Friday, May 18th 2018, 10:56

The rental site will report homeowners' income to the Danish tax authorities in the first deal of its kind.
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Director Lars von Trier returns to Cannes

Monday, May 14th 2018, 10:50

The Danish director makes his first festival appearance since the infamous "Nazi" remarks of 2011.
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Eurovision 2018: Second semi-final sees Russia eliminated

Thursday, May 10th 2018, 22:52
related countries: Norway Norway, Russia Russia

The final 10 acts to go through include Norway's Alexander Rybak and Rasmussen from Denmark.
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Kim Wall murder: Danish inventor Peter Madsen given life sentence

Wednesday, April 25th 2018, 14:15

The Danish inventor is given life in prison for killing the Swedish journalist on his submarine.
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Danish silo demolition goes wrong

Monday, April 9th 2018, 18:29

A silo demolition in Denmark quite literally doesn't go the way planners were expecting.
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Kim Wall death: Danish inventor Madsen admits dismembering journalist

Monday, October 30th 2017, 14:01
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Peter Madsen says he dismembered the Swedish journalist aboard his submarine but denies killing her.
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