Norwegian students among Europe’s oldest

Norwegian students among Europe’s oldest

Norwegian students are among the oldest in Europe and are on average 28 years old, although the age of students everywhere is rising, a study has learned.

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Single-oar getaway has thieves rowing in circles

Two burglars making a getaway in a row boat were caught by waiting police after paddling for their lives with just one oar.

Utøya: an island with a broken heart

Utøya: an island with a broken heart

The countless cartridges have been cleared away, most shattered windows have been replaced and a poster still proudly states "Utøya. Welcome to the island, the Nordic paradise."

Norway leads global hunt for ‘black gold’

Norway leads global hunt for ‘black gold’

Norway has found more oil than Iraq, Iran, Brazil the US or Russia so far this year and can expect to spend an extra 25 billion kroner ($4.2 billion) from the annual budget as a result, Norwegian media reported on Tuesday.

Norwegian town faces data cloud ban

Norwegian town faces data cloud ban

Norway’s information technology overseer, the Datatilsynet, is considering a “Danish style” ban on cloud computing for government agencies, saying subscriptions to remote data storage, software and retrieval could put citizens' private data at risk.