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
By Michael de Laine, The Copenhagen Voice
9 August 2013
Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt (S) has yesterday made the first major changes to her government since the coalition of the Social Democrats (S), the Socialist Peoples' Party (SF) and the Social Liberals took office following parliamentary elections in September 2011.
The changes follow a summer of speculation that Helle Thorning-Schmidt would strengthen the government's line-up ahead of…Continue
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
Last Friday, June 7th, The Copenhagen Zoo announced that the two female Tasmanian Devils have young in their pouches. It is estimated that the babies will leave the pouch between October-November this year when they have reached maturity. At present, Miena and Myth are most likely carrying approximately 2-4 babies each. During this time, the two females will stay mostly inside during the day and come out at night. The public has a chance to see the two males Malaga and Mook during the day…Continue
Artwork (left) Ali Ferzat, 1951 Hama, Syria. One of Syria's most famous artists is quoted as saying about his work, " contemporary ideals of freedom, democracy, love and peace...pitted against contemporary evils: injustice, repression, dictatorship, terrorism,…Continue