Norwegian football players trained with electric shocks

Norwegian football players trained with electric shocks

Shocking scenes unravelled before the eyes of Norwegian television viewers last week during a football match between rival television stations.

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Norway fund blacklists FMC, Potash over ethics

Norway's state pension fund, one of the biggest sovereign wealth funds in the world, has blacklisted investment in US chemicals firm FMC Corporation and Canadian fertiliser maker Potash over ethics concerns, Oslo said on Tuesday.

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EU opposition hits record high in Norway

A record four out of five Norwegians, or 79.8 percent, are opposed to their country hypothetically joining the European Union, currently embattled in the euro crisis, a public opinion poll showed on Tuesday.

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Panel proposes tighter gun laws after massacre

An independent panel on Monday unveiled proposals to tighten arms laws in Norway which suffered its worst peacetime attack in July when a right-wing extremist killed 77 people.