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Denmark – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Denmark Travel Guide, Map, Anthem, Facts & Information

System of government: Constitutional Monarchy Capital: Copenhagen Location: In north-western Europe, Denmark consists of the peninsula of Jutland (Jylland) and adjacent islands in the North Sea and Baltic. It has land borders with the Federal Republic of Germany in the south Large islands: Sjaelland, Fyn, Lolland, Bornholm, Falster, Langeland Area: 43,069 sq km National composition: Danes Religion: Protestant (Lutheran) Official …

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Denmark breaks Guinness world record: Largest LEGO ship

Denmark breaks Guinness world record: Largest LEGO ship

Copenhagen, Denmark – November 14, 2016 – DFDS is the largest shipping and Logistics Company in Norther Europe; the employees used 1,015 million LEGO bricks and over 900 hours to build a 40.5 feet (12.35 meters) long, 8.9 feet (2.75 meters) high ship, thus setting the new world record for the Largest LEGO ship (supported). Photo: DFDS, largest shipping and …

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World’s first supermarket selling only expired food: Denmark sets world record

World's first supermarket selling only expired food: Denmark sets world record

Copenhagen, Denmark – March 11, 2016 – WeFood, a new supermarket in Copenhagen, is Denmark’s first-ever surplus food supermarket, aiming to cut down on the massive amounts of food wasted every year – 700,000 metric tons in Denmark, and 1.3 billion metric tons around the world. Photo: WeFood, a new supermarket in Copenhagen, has prices up to 50% lower than …

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Why International Women’s Day is Celebrated?

Why International Women’s Day is Celebrated?

In the month of August in 1910, a meeting (organized by the International Women’s Conference) of the Socialist Second International was held in Copenhagen to establish the yearly celebration of the International women’s day. Finally, the annual celebration of International Woman’s Day was established by the support of American socialists and German Socialist Luise Zietz. However, no particular date was …

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डेनमार्क का कागज़ी मुद्रा को विदाई

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कहावत है कि धन हाथों का मैल है या फिर डाक्टरों का कहना है कि सर्वाधिक कीटाणु किसी कागज के नोट या अनेक स्वच्छ-अस्वच्छ हाथों से गुजरने वाले धातु के सिक्के में होते हैं, परंतु यह तो डेनमार्क सरकार द्वारा कागज की मुद्रा को विदाई देने का कारण नहीं है, बल्कि यह काला धन रोकने का पक्का और आसान तरीका …

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Travelling by car six times more expensive than cycling

Travelling by car six times more expensive than cycling

It is six times more expensive for society — and for individuals — to travel by car instead of cycling, scientists have found. This is the first time a price has been put on car use as compared to cycling, researchers said. In the study, Stefan Gossling from Lund University and Andy S Choi from the University of Queensland investigated …

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World Famous Landmarks Quiz

World Famous Landmarks Quiz

The World Famous Landmarks Quiz tests how much you know about some of the world’s most famous destinations. See what you know in the famous landmarks quiz.

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Janus Friis

Janus Friis was born 26 June 1976 in Copenhagen. He is a Danish entrepreneur best known for co-founding the file-sharing application KaZaA, and the peer-to-peer telephony application Skype. In September 2005, he and his partner Niklas Zennström sold Skype to eBay for $2.6B. They also developed Joost – an interactive software application for distributing TV shows and other forms of …

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