Posted on 17. Jan, 2011 in: TWTW

7.59 Danish News Today – The Week That Was, January 9th– January 16th 2011

Politics Conservative leader quits, Government hit by new WikiLeaks scandal Lene Espersen’s reign as Conservative Party leader came to an abrupt end, Thursday evening, when she was forced to resign following a week…


Posted on 10. Jan, 2011 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, January 2nd – January 9th 2011

Politics Danish politics during the first week of the year were dominated by the thorny question of early retirement for 60-year-olds. Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen’s New Year intention to ‘rescue welfare’ by…


Posted on 03. Jan, 2011 in: TWTW

While you were away – a Christmas and New Year summary

Security Terrorism dominated the post-Christmas headlines when five men described as ‘ militant Islamists with links to international terror networks’ were arrested for allegedly planning a ‘Mumbai like’ machine gun attack on employees…


Posted on 20. Dec, 2010 in: TWTW

The Week That Was: December 12th – 19th 2010

Politics  Two new polls confirmed the opposition’s lead, although there were signs in Friday’s Megafon survey for TV2 that the centre-right alliance, at 49%, isn’t dead and buried yet. Prime Minister Lars Løkke…


Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 in: TWTW

The Week That Was: Dec. 5th – Dec.11th 2010

The Week That Was: Dec. 5th – Dec.11th 2010   POLITICS WikiLeaks, more trouble for Løkke, government heading for defeat The WikiLeaks saga continued to create a stir, but not too much damage….


Posted on 06. Dec, 2010 in: TWTW

The Week That Was: November 29th – Dec 4th 2010

Politics The ship that leaked – Denmark heads left Ander Fogh Rasmussen was the first big-name Dane to feel the heat from the WikiLeaks affair, Monday, when leaked diplomatic cables suggested he had…


Posted on 29. Nov, 2010 in: TWTW

The Week That Was, November 21st – 28th. 2010

POLITICS As ever in Danish politics, one issue dominated the news – immigration. On Monday, after nine years of nodding her head in agreement with the government’s attempts to seal off the borders…


Posted on 25. Nov, 2010 in: TWTW

First weekly summary available Monday, 29th of November


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