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Record rain ruins 90 percent of harvest

Norway will have to import 260,000 tonnes of grain for the first time since the starvation years after World War Two, the country's agriculture minister has said.

Norway coastal steamers have tragic past

Norway coastal steamers have tragic past

As many as 700 people have died serving or cruising on the ships of the cost-laden Hurtigruten company, owner of the MS Nordlys, on which tragedy struck on Thursday.