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News Denmark » Culture: Hygge: Cozy up with Danish comfort foods

News channel or source: http://www.toledoblade.com/Food/2018/02/19/Hygge-Cozy-up-with-Danish-comfort-foods.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

It may be a hip, happenin’ phenomenon in America these days, but hygge has been integral to Danish culture for 200 years or more. Pronounced HOO-guh, it’s a word and a notion that can’t be adequately translated into English. It’s about fostering a ...

News Denmark » Culture: Final Resting Place for Danish Prince Who Yearned to Be King: Not Beside the Queen

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/16/world/europe/prince-henrik-denmark.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

But in a post on Facebook, the Danish minister of culture, Mette Bock, denounced critics for “hypocrisy” and said obituaries would be written “about this fantastic human being who was exciting, different, sparkling and entirely his own.”

News Denmark » Culture: Australian scientists on the cutting edge in Denmark

News channel or source: http://cphpost.dk/news/australian-scientists-on-the-cutting-edge-in-denmark.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Gemma: I’d say that the working climate in Denmark is very nice, both the working culture and the funding opportunities. Being part of Europe in terms of both funding and collaboration means a lot. Kim: In Denmark, they also put a lot of emphasis on the ...

News Denmark » Culture: Five Ways to 'Hygge-fy' Your Wisconsin Winter

News channel or source: http://wuwm.com/post/five-ways-hygge-fy-your-wisconsin-winter
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

"Hygge is to the Danes what freedom is to Americans, something we see as inherently Danish, part of our culture and our everyday conversations, something we give a lot of value to," he explains. Wiking got into writing about hygge because he thought it ...

News Denmark » Culture: Final resting place for Danish prince won’t be next to queen

News channel or source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/02/16/nyt/final-resting-place-for-danish-prince-wont-be-next-to-queen/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

But in a post on Facebook, the Danish minister of culture, Mette Bock, denounced critics for “hypocrisy” and said obituaries would be written “about this fantastic human being who was exciting, different, sparkling and entirely his own.”

News Denmark » Culture: Willem Dafoe keen to work with embattled Danish director again

News channel or source: http://www.hollywood.com/general/willem-dafoe-keen-to-work-with-embattled-danish-director-again-60714831/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Willem Dafoe has heaped praise on controversial Danish filmmaker Lars Von Trier as the director ... Authority confirmed they had launched a probe into the workplace culture at the company amid allegations of “sexual harassment, degradation and bullying”.

News Denmark » Culture: A Racine funeral home is setting for Danish author's latest book

News channel or source: http://journaltimes.com/lifestyles/relationships-and-special-occasions/a-racine-funeral-home-is-setting-for-danish-author-s/article_4c209f04-40c6-59d2-9122-f8562b9f1f82.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

yet tied to Danish culture, where the story could take place. And when a friend of hers who had worked in Wisconsin suggested Racine, she “Googled” it and liked what she saw. Everything from the city’s size to its harbor, as well as its Danish ...

News Denmark » Culture: Denmark Set to Ban the Burqa and Niqab

News channel or source: http://www.beliefnet.com/columnists/news/2018/02/ban.php
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Proponents, however, site both the security concerns that come with being unable to see another person’s face as well as the prevailing, if unspoken, rules of Danish culture. Justice Minister Soren Pape Poulsen said, “It is incompatible with the values ...

News Denmark » Culture: Prince Henrik of Denmark dies

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/prince-henrik-of-denmark-dies/a-42577177?maca=en-RSS_en_Flipboard-9487-xml-media
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

(20.11.2017) As a 2017 European Capital of Culture, Aarhus has joined with 18 of its surrounding municipalities to present a full schedule of events and special cultural offerings for visitors to Denmark's second largest city. Aarhus puts Viking twist on ...

News Denmark » Culture: Some ‘Dutch-Danish’ Thoughts on Gun Violence

News channel or source: http://themoderatevoice.com/dutch-danish-thoughts-gun-violence/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

To be totally frank, as a teenager I loved the remnants of the “Wild West” culture in America ... Another country with a low rate of gun violence is Denmark: “In 2016 only eight shooting deaths.” It so happens that a good friend, an American ...