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English media blasts Hodgson's men post humiliating Euro 2016 exit  Jun 28, 1:06 pm
Wellington, June 28 (ANI):England's humiliating exit from the European Championship at the hands of minnows Iceland invited a flurry of criticism from the English media and former players with the defeat being described as `the ultimate humiliation` for the country.
`Gutted` Rooney quashes England retirement talks   Jun 28, 11:43 am
London, June 28 (ANI): Following England's humiliating defeat at the hands of minnows Iceland in the European Championship, skipper Wayne Rooney has dismissed suggestions that he is considering retirement from the national team.
Hodgson steps down as England manager post Euro 2016 debacle  Jun 28, 9:56 am
London, June 28 (ANI):England manager Roy Hodgson has stepped down from his post after his side's humiliating defeat at the hands of underdogs Iceland that also saw them crash out of the European Championship on Tuesday.
France: Bomb scare in Nice ahead of England-Iceland match  Jun 27, 8:41 pm
London, June 27 (ANI): A shopping mall has been evacuated in the French city of Nice, after a bomb scare set off panic, hours before England's Euro 2016 match with Iceland
Roy Hodgson not to beg for his England job  Jun 27, 3:20 pm
Johannesburg, June 27 (ANI): Ahead of England's Euro 2016 clash against underdogs Iceland, embattled manager Roy Hodgson has insisted that he would not beg for his job as the achievements in his four-year tenure speak for themselves.
Ronaldo's Portugal seeking rebound in Euro 2016 clash against Austria  Jun 18, 8:33 am
Paris, June.18 (ANI): After enduring a disappointing European Championship opener that saw Portugal draw with Iceland 1-1, the Cristiano Ronaldo-led side will aim to bounce back when they take on Austria in their second Group F match on Saturday.
Frustrated Ronaldo lambasts Iceland's `small mentality` post Euro draw  Jun 15, 1:06 pm
London, June 15 (ANI): Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has lashed out at minnows Iceland for their defensive tactics and small mentality after they settled with a 1-1 draw against Portugal in their European Championship debut on Wednesday.
Bjarnason's equalizer helps minnows Iceland hold Portugal to 1-1 Euro draw   Jun 15, 9:49 am
London, June 15 (ANI): Midfielder Birkir Bjarnason smashed Iceland's first goal at the major event as Portugal were held to a 1-1 draw in their opening match of the European Championship at the Geoffroy Guichard stadium in Saint-Etienne.
Iceland PM resigns following Panama Papers furore  Apr 5, 10:48 pm
Washington D.C., April 5 (ANI): In the wake of outstanding revelations following the leak sensational Panama Papers, Iceland Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson on Tuesday resigned from his post.
India, Iceland condemn terrorism in all forms  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations that constitutes one of the most serious threats to international peace and security.
India, Iceland reaffirms urgent need for UNSC reform  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday affirmed the urgent need for a comprehensive reform of the United Nations Security Council, including its expansion in both permanent and non-permanent categories, so as to make it more effective, efficient and representative of the contemporary geo-political realities.
India, Iceland agree to strengthen bilateral economic relations  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday held discussions on bilateral issues as well as important regional and multilateral issues of mutual interest and agreed to strengthen the bilateral economic relations between the countries, such as in the areas of renewable energy, particularly geothermal energy, tourism, start-ups and extended trade relations.
India, Iceland agree to facilitate trade and economic partnership  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, April 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday agreed that a trade and economic partnership agreement between India and the EFTA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland) would facilitate more economic relations between the two countries.
Study says Syria 'most dangerous' while Iceland 'most peaceful' globally  Jul 23, 8:25 pm
London, July 23 (ANI): Plagued by a civil war and rapid rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Syria has been named the most dangerous country in the world, according to a new research.
PM Modi greets Iceland on their National Day  Jun 17, 9:22 am
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday extended his greetings to the people of Iceland on their National Day.
'Virgin Mountain', 'Democrats' win Tribeca Film Festival Awards2015  Apr 24, 11:36 am
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Icelandic-Danish film 'Virgin Mountain' and Danish documentary 'Democrats' have won the top narrative feature and documentary awards, respectively, at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival.
Humanity's most recent common male ancestor lived 239,000 yrs ago  Mar 26, 4:01 pm
Washington, Mar.26 (ANI): A new study has recently provided a deeper insight into the genome of a nation.
Icelandic smoked 'whale-testicle' beer sparks outrage among conservationists  Jan 17, 1:15 pm
Wellington, Jan 17 (ANI): An Icelandic holiday beer, flavoured with smoked whale testicles, has sparked outrage among conservationists.
President Mukherjee hopeful of conclusion of agreement between India, EFTA  Oct 14, 7:30 pm
Oslo, Oct. 14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said that he was hopeful of a conclusion of the on-going negotiations for a Trade and Investment Agreement between India and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), comprising of Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and Liechtenstein.
Van Persie hails Netherlands teammates after they avoid shock defeat against Kazakhstan  Oct 12, 12:40 pm
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has hailed his Netherlands teammates after they avoided a shock result against Kazakhstan on Friday at the Amsterdam Arena.
Iceland's 'Loch Ness' monster video is 'authentic'  Oct 5, 10:30 am
London, Oct 05 (ANI): The Icelandic commission has recently ruled the video of mythical 'Loch Ness' sea monster captured in 2012 to be "authentic."
Iceland issues aviation red alert after eruption under Dyngjujokull ice cap  Aug 24, 1:56 pm
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Following indications of a possible volcanic eruption under Iceland's Dyngjujokull ice cap, an aviation red alert has been issued by the country.
Man with longest penis to become 'most outstanding member' of Penis Museum   May 3, 4:36 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Jonah Adam Falcon, who has the longest penis known to the world at 13.5 inches, is set to become the most outstanding member of the Icelandic Phallological Museum, commonly known as the Penis Museum.
Whale meat beer claiming to turn drinkers into Vikings outrages conservationists  Jan 9, 12:21 pm
London, Jan. 9 (ANI): A new beer made by whale meat, which is set to launch in Iceland, has angered conservationists, with one group calling it "immoral and outrageous".
Are 'brave and romantic' Viking tales of Norse people true?  Jan 8, 3:45 pm
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): Researchers have tried to look into how true to Viking life were the Icelandic sagas of the Norse people, which are thousand-year-old chronicles of brave deeds and timeless romances.