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Danish Man Gets Life for Reporter’s Murder

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen was found guilty Wednesday of torturing and murdering Swedish reporter Kim Wall before dismembering her body during a private submarine trip. He was sentenced to life in prison. (April 25)

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Danish inventor gets life term for journalist submarine murder

A Copenhagen court finds Danish inventor Peter Madsen guilty of the premeditated murder and sexual assault of Swedish journalist Kim Wall on his homemade submarine last year, handing him a life sentence.

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Independence a top priority for Greenland voters

Greenland, an autonomous Danish territory, holds elections on April 24 and independence is one of the top issues for voters. Six of the seven running parties are in favour of independence but with different timetables: some aiming for as early as 2021, while many remain unclear.

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Danish man guilty of sex offences awaits sentence in SAfrica

A Danish gun shop owner convicted on charges including child pornography, raping a minor and conspiracy to murder is due to be sentenced by a South African court in Bloemfontain. IMAGES

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Prosecutor in Peter Madson trial leaves court in Copenhagen

The prosecutor in the case of Danish inventor Peter Madson leaves court in Copenhagen on the first day of the trial. Madsen denies murdering Swedish journalist Kim Wall aboard his self-built submarine, saying she died when the air pressure suddenly dropped and toxic fumes filled the vessel. IMAGES

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Denmark pays final tribute to Prince Henrik

Danish royalty gather in a Copenhagen chapel for the private funeral service of Prince Henrik, the French-born husband of Queen Margrethe who died this month aged 83, with crowds lining the streets outside.

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‘World’s most expensive vodka bottle’ stolen from Copenhagen bar

Danish police are investigating the theft of what is claimed to be “the world’s most expensive” bottle of vodka, in what the bar owner says could be an inside job.