An already tense atmosphere was given an extra charge on TV2’s Golden Goal when the show’s two presenters were armed with remote control electric shock kits primed to inflict pain on referee and players alike.
Former Premier League star Jan Aage Fjørtoft was among the victims when a team of Viasat football experts took on their counterparts from TV2.
Presenters Johan Golden and Henrik Elvestad missed no opportunity to inflict varying levels of pain on the terrified players in a piece of television history that’s as shocking as it is unmissable.
Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg is more likely to to respond to a tweet from one of her followers on Twitter than any other leader in the Western world, according to a new report on the microblogging network.
The Norsar team stretch their legs in Baku. Photo: Norsar
Norway’s Norsar rescue team, bound for earthquake-hit Nepal with six rescue dogs, has been held up in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, after discovering that there was no more space at Kathmandu airport to land planes.
Defence lawyer Frode Sulland argues the Norwegian police were too reliant on FBI evidence. Photo: Thomas Winje Øijord / NTB scanpix
A Norwegian court has ruled that a Russian programmer accused of building and selling Trojan computer viruses cannot be extradited to the US because the evidence presented in the case in too weak.
A half-size replica of Norway's fames Gokstad viking ship sails into the sunset. Photo: JMV/Flickr
Forget about the Viking Age beginning with the brutal sacking of Lindisfarne Priory in 793. According to new research, Norwegian Vikings began long sea voyages at least 70 years earlier, but they came looking for trade not plunder.
A needle and some unidentified powder. Photo: Dimitris Kalogeropoylos/Flickr
Norway’s hopes of stealing Denmark’s vaunted position as the world’s happiest country have taken a knock, after 'verdens beste land' slipped from second to fourth place in a global ranking of happiness.
The southerly edge of the Barents' Sea ice. Photo: Norwegian Polar Institute