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Dutch scramble F-16s after airline passenger scare

2018-10-06 16:52

The Dutch air force scrambled two F-16 fighter jets to escort a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam after an onboard fight broke out with an aggressive American passenger, authorities say.

Danish inventor handed life term for journalist submarine murder

2018-04-26 22:13

Madsen, 47, had admitted chopping up the 30-year-old's body and throwing her remains overboard in waters off Copenhagen on the night of August 10, 2017, but claimed her death was accidental.

Danish inventor denies killing journalist at murder trial

2018-03-08 22:36

Danish inventor Peter Madsen stands accused of tying up, torturing Swedish reporter Kim Wall before he either cut her throat or strangled her during a trip on his private submarine.

Danish inventor charged with murdering reporter on submarine

2018-01-16 22:49

A Danish prosecutor says inventor Peter Madsen has been charged with murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall during a trip on his private submarine, saying he either cut her throat or strangled her.

'World's most expensive vodka' bottle stolen from Copenhagen bar

2018-01-04 19:49

Danish police are investigating the theft of what is claimed to be "the world's most expensive" bottle of vodka, in what the bar owner says could be an inside job.

Trust in Danish bank's wealth manage robot

2017-12-10 15:45

In just over half a year, Danske Bank A/S has attracted 11 500 clients to an investment service provided by a robot called June.

Crashed Russian helicopter raised from its Arctic seabed

2017-11-05 10:17

A Russian helicopter that crashed off the Svalbard archipelago with eight people on board has been raised from the seabed.

Norwegian firms signs deal with Iran for solar panels

2017-10-19 09:15

Norway solar panel maker Saga Energy has signed a deal, estimated to be worth about $2.94bn with Iran's state-owned company Amin Energy Developers to build solar power plants.

WATCH: Koenigsegg Agera RS hits 400km/h

2017-10-06 09:33

Koenigsegg has eclipsed the record of (0 - 400km/h - 0), that was held by the Bugatti Chiron for um, a month.

Denmark arrests man for allegedly sending drones, cameras to IS

2017-09-23 22:59

A Copenhagen court has jailed a man for 25 days under Denmark's anti-terror laws for allegedly shipping drones, components for unmanned aerial vehicles and infrared cameras intended for the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq.

 

Carlsberg cans plastic rings to cut waste

2018-09-08 11:34

Danish brewer Carlsberg said it was ditching the plastic rings that hold together its six-packs, launching a glued "Snap Pack" aimed at cutting waste and emissions.

Halo still 'annoying and ugly' - Magnussen

2018-03-14 11:13

Kevin Magnussen continues to slam the mandatory 'Halo' device featured on all Formula 1 cars in 2018.

Danish volunteer finds over R100 000 in charity shop coat pocket

2018-02-09 11:16

A Danish volunteer in a secondhand charity shop has found $8,284 in the pocket of a coat he was preparing to put on sale.

Hundreds of teens in Denmark suspected of sending child porn

2018-01-16 21:57

Danish police say more than 1 000 people, mostly teenagers, face preliminary charges of distributing child pornography after sharing videos and photos on social media.

Dopey drug dealer mistakes Danish police car for taxi

2017-12-24 20:48

A drug dealer carrying a large amount of cannabis got into a police car in Copenhagen after mistaking it for a taxi, Danish police say.

Former manager sues Magnussen, court date set for January

2017-11-15 09:05

The Haas driver is being sued by former manager Dorte Riis Madsen for current and future earnings.

Inventor Madsen admits dismembering journalist

2017-10-31 08:18

Danish inventor Peter Madsen has admitted dismembering the body of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, whose body parts were found at sea after she interviewed him on board his homemade submarine, Danish police said.

Police find decapitated head of Swedish journalist

2017-10-07 15:16

Danish police say divers have recovered the decapitated head and the legs of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who vanished in August while interviewing a Danish inventor aboard his homemade submarine.

Danish submarine builder 'had films of beheaded women'

2017-10-04 05:15

Videos of women being decapitated alive have been found on the hard drive of a maverick Danish inventor accused of murdering a Swedish journalist aboard his homemade submarine, the prosecutor says.

Denmark race car hits spectators

2017-09-17 06:16

Two spectators have died after being hit by a rally car which came off the road in a western Denmark street race.

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