Jun 7, 2016

Eriksen hat trick sparks Denmark in rout of Bulgaria

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen scored a second-half hat trick as Denmark thrashed Bulgaria 4-0 to take third place at the four-nation Kirin Cup on Tuesday. Morten Rasmussen opened the scoring late in the first half and Eriksen struck in the 72nd and 74th ...

Bosnia-Herzegovina edges Denmark on penalties in Kirin Cup

Jun 3, 2016

Bosnia-Herzegovina edges Denmark on penalties in Kirin Cup

Ten-man Bosnia-Herzegovina defeated Denmark 4-3 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in 90 minutes in a Kirin Cup match on Friday. Captain Haris Medunjanin converted the winning penalty for Bosnia, which was driven by a Milan Duric double and will play the Japan-Bulgaria winner ...

Denmark named happiest nation; Japan frowns at 53rd

Mar 17, 2016

Denmark named happiest nation; Japan frowns at 53rd

Denmark and Switzerland are the No. 1 and No. 2 happiest nations, while crisis-torn Syria and Burundi are the most miserable, according to a global ranking released Wednesday. The 2016 World Happiness Report seeks to quantify happiness as a means of making societies healthier ...

Jan 27, 2016

Emerging giants plagued by corruption, Transparency International says

The world’s up-and-coming economies are struggling to shake off corruption, an anti-graft watchdog warned Wednesday, citing massive scandals in Brazil and Malaysia as cause for concern. In its “Corruption Perceptions Index 2015,” Transparency International (TI) said Brazil showed the biggest decline in its ranking ...