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Society

Grants given for 10 new research projects

The Research Committee has decided on a meeting to give grants to 10 research projects in 2018. A total of 7,246,591 DKK have been granted to projects in the areas of Humanities and Social Sciences, Natural Sciences and Health Sciences.

Politics

Time to say goodbye, Denmark

"We've been occupied by Denmark for 600 years! That is enough and we need to change that soon." These are the words of Birgir Enni, a community fixture and captain of Faroese sightseeing vessel Norðlýsið, who has spoken to TheLocal.dk about the future relations between Denmark and the Faroe Islands.