By Michael de Laine, Copenhagen, 12 December 2013
Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt has had to reshuffle her cabinet again after two ministers resigned in just two days.
On Tuesday, Minister of Justice and Immigration Morten Bødskov (Social Democrats) stepped down after admitting to the Parliamentary Legal Affairs Committee that he had concocted a lie to explain why the Committee’s planned visit to the free town of Christiania in February 2012 was…Continue
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Learn a bit more about the project to save Tasmanian Devils - a joint project between Australia and Denmark through the Copenhagen Zoo.
Androo Kelly is the Wildlife Preservationist and owner of Trowunna Wildlife Park in Tasmania. He has devoted more than 30 years to saving animals at risk of becoming extinct.
At present the two females are with young - and we will know in November-December if the young will prosper and move out of the…Continue
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August 16, 2012 - "A foot in Both Places" - US Ambassador Fulton makes a speech at Kanal 5 - "Alt for Danmark" tv show premiering Monday Sept 3 - about Americans coming to Denmark to connect their Danish…Continue
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What do you think of this video?
Are you having problems with your Danish? - Where would you turn to? - Curious minds want to know.....
What do you think?
In this video they say - the people who made it - "the Danish system will collapse - it's not a question of if, it's a question of when,"…Continue
This is a simple video - GENEROSITY - WHAT AND HOW DO WE DO IT? - a nice way of hearing the voices of people from all walks of life - "give fearlessly" - Love it! Thanks Craig Zeliger.Continue
For those of you who are interested in a cool event check out www.meetup.com :
We are throwing a party. A huge one. Monumental! With the incredible support of our community, we are excited to announce our milestone of 5 million nights booked!…Continue
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This is a cool place to get invited to events and meet other international people living in Denmark -
don't miss some of the cool events and happenings - check it out and sign up if you like.
Fashion events, karaoki, music, theatre, dancing, night life etc.
Great please to meet new people, share your interests and feel a part of Copenhagen.…Continue
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Koncert med Den Danske Salmeduo i BrorsonsBrorsons Kirke -- 24 November · 20:00 - 23:00
Link to facebook event:
Den Danske Salmeduo markerer sin nye jule-cdudgivelse "På stjernetæpper lyseblå" med en koncert i Brorsons Kirke.
En koncert med Den Danske Salmeduo er en medrivende rejse gennem 800 års kirkemusik. Duoen…
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Regina Lund, a well known Swedish actress and singer releases her new album "Living in Airports".
Listen and give your comments.
youtube.com link to video
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Danish Parliament members, diplomats, Ambassadors, Rabbi's and Turkish officials along with Danish and Turkish special guests - joined together at the Danish Parliament Monday night to celebrate Iftar dinner and a host of speeches centering on intercultural communication, tolerance of all religions and the importance of dialogue. The presence of The Turkish Ambassador Ahmet Berki Dibek and Mrs Ceyda Dibek, along with long standing community icon Rabbi Bent Melchior. A special speech was…Continue
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MONDAY - NIGHT AT DANISH PARLIAMENT - AUG 22
A controversial dinner to celebrate the end of Ramadan took place in Christiansborg, the Danish parliament, on Monday night. Despite some hostility, notable from the Danish people’s Party, the event proved to be a sell out…Continue
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A 55 year old woman was killed by a vehicle being chase by a police car.
See full article in English below:
on another note:
"2011 is shaping up to be a momentous cycling year in Copenhagen as the city is hosting both the UCI BMX World Championships and…Continue
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In the 9th month of the Islamic calendar year - Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, smoking, and indulging in things of excess or ill-natured from dawn to sunset.…Continue
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