An Iver Huitfeldt-class frigate.

For smarter shipbuilding, Canada should look to Denmark

Opinion: Canada’s shipbuilding plan is ballooning in cost—as these projects often do in many countries. But a former Navy commander says there is another way
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Why Canadian cinema might love Nordic Noir’s new wave

The lure of Nesbø and Knausgaard has stars like Matt Damon, Kristin Wiig and Michael Fassbender turning Scandinavia into the new Hollywood North
Nigel Farage, the leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party reacts with supporters, following the result of the EU referendum, in London

After Brexit, who could be next to bolt?

The EU’s handling of the immigration file has stoked resentment of the union across the continent

The enigmatic masterpieces of Vilhelm Hammershøi

A masterwork by a forgotten icon of Scandinavian art comes to the Art Gallery of Ontario
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The dark side of the ’nordic miracle’

Scandinavian countries may not be a perfect model for social cohesion and happiness
Credit card tricks

Why Canada’s household debt problem could get worse

It’s easier to spend today when you know you don’t have to worry about saving for tomorrow
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First female PM elected in Denmark

Centre-left coalition squeaks by incumbents in tight race
Who owns the North Pole?

Who owns the North Pole?

We used to think it was ours. But Russia has staked a claim, and the Danes will be next.