Chains and winter tyres were recommended by Norway’s Public Roads Administration for motorists travelling on the E6 motorway near Dovre after heavy snow fell in the area this morning.
Think getting a master’s degree from a top university will cost you a fortune? Think again.
Solar panel units for the roofs of Norwegian homes are to be sold in-store for the first time by electronics retailer Elkjøp.
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Moving abroad? Nothing helps you feel at home faster than having a new luxury car to zip around in. And it's easier to get one than you think.
As fake news sites lose their power, real news organizations risk being hijacked by the spread of little lies, writes The Local's co-founder James Savage.
Gothenburg is Sweden’s hidden design gem, with some of the best shopping available – plus dozens of hip cafés, restaurants, and bars. Local creative Ali Davoodi shares his insider tips for how to get the most out of a visit.
A film about the July 22nd terror attacks carried out by right wing extremist Anders Breivik in Oslo and on the island of Utøya will be produced by streaming giant Netflix.
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Film writer Peter Larkin reviews Ingmar Bergman's film Cries and Whispers.
Norway, which holds a general election on Monday, has the world's largest sovereign wealth fund, a piggy bank of nearly $1 trillion to be saved for rainy days, but also to help finance today's election promises.
Recruitment agencies in Oslo estimate a 60 percent decline in Swedes working in the Norwegian capital.
If you're going to own a swimming pool in a Nordic nation, you may as well do it with style. Houzz.se editor in chief Sara Norrman takes a look at some of Scandinavia’s most striking pools.
After clinching a narrow victory in Norway's legislative elections, Prime Minister Erna Solberg will start out with a fragile second mandate, given her weaker majority and less conciliatory allies.
Most of Norway’s national and regional newspapers understandably led with the country’s general election on their front pages on Monday.
Germany routed Norway 6-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Monday in the heaviest defeat suffered by the Norwegian national team since the 1970s.
The Language Council of Norway says it is concerned about the amount of English used in courses at Norwegian universities and colleges.
Industry interest organisation Energi Norge says that Norway is in with a chance of becoming the world’s first fully electrically powered society.
Sweden's Migration Minister cancelled a meeting with her Norwegian counterpart at the last minute after judging that the trip was part of campaigning for Norway's forthcoming election.
Norway is currently enjoying a newfound level of popularity amongst tourists.
Minster for Health Bent Høie of Norway’s governing Høyre (Conservative) party has promised broadened healthcare options should the party continue to govern after the upcoming general election.
Carl Bildt, a former Swedish prime minister, says that immigration is not causing as many problems for the country as Norway’s immigration minister Sylvi Listhaug depicts.
Young people who want to join in fun summer activities in Norway can find work as spreaders of joy.