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Damien Rice Inspires Iceland with upcoming concert


Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice is amongst the line-up for the monumental ‘Iceland Inspires’ concert, which is being held tomorrow evening close by the now quiet Eyjafjallajokull volcano.

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Iceland volcano good for beer sales


The recent Eyjafjallajokull eruption in South Iceland is proving a good long-term marketing tool for the country, despite its negative short-term effects, some businessmen are claiming. Read the full story

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Number of tourists visiting Iceland rebounds after volcano


ingvellir1Roughly the same number of foreign travellers are passing through Keflavik International Airport as at the same time last year, or around 37,000 in June so far. Read the full story

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Iceland volcano helping farmers?


eyjafjall1-littleAsh from the Eyjafjallajokull volcanic eruption appears to be making farmers’ corn and grass grow better than usual. A farmer from Petursey suggests that te dark colour of the ash is making the ground warmer and speeding up growth. Read the full story

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Eyjafjallajokull volcanic eruption still not quite over


iceland-sattelite22The activity under Eyjafjallajokull which began on Thursday is probably a sign that a small eruption has been taking place at the volcano, experts say. Read the full story

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Increased volcanic activity at Eyjafjallajokull


iceland-flag-littleThe now-dormant volcano under South Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull glacier is showing signs of increased activity; but there is no indication the eruption is starting up again. Read the full story

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Iceland seeks personal touch in tourism campaign


Hekla1Tomorrow, Thursday 3 June, Icelanders and fans of Iceland will gather together online to show the world their favourite country is open for business, open for excitement and hoping to inspire the world. Read the full story

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Iceland begins investigation into health effects of volcanic ash


iceland-sattelite2A comprehensive investigation into the medical effects of volcanic ash is now underway in South Iceland. Read the full story

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Iceland volcano not officially over…yet


eyjafjall1-little2The expected official declaration of the end of the Eyjafjallajokull volcanic eruption in South Iceland will not be made today. Read the full story

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Dry weather brings blown ash in South Iceland, despite dormant volcano


eyjafjall6-little1South Iceland is being affected by volcanic ash clouds, despite the fact that Eyjafjallajokull has stopped creating ash. The dust is spreading due to the current dry and breezy weather. Read the full story

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