Court clears ‘Bookseller of Kabul’ author

Court clears ‘Bookseller of Kabul’ author

The Norwegian author of "The Bookseller of Kabul" has been cleared by an appeals court in Oslo of claims she violated the privacy of the real-life salesman on which it was based.

Norway cuts key rate to fend off ‘turbulence’

Norway cuts key rate to fend off ‘turbulence’

Norway's central back cut its benchmark interest rate by half a point to 1.75 percent on Wednesday amid growing concerns over the impact of the eurozone debt crisis.

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Father jailed for rape of young daughters

A 62-year-old man from Drammen in southern Norway has received a 7-year jail sentence after he was found guilty of sexually abusing his two young daughters.

Stoltenberg unveils Amundsen ice sculpture 100 years on

Stoltenberg unveils Amundsen ice sculpture 100 years on

Norway's prime minister and several hundred scientists and adventurers gathered at the South Pole on Wednesday to celebrate its conquest 100 years ago, with a focus on climate change as a backdrop.

Breivik writing a book in jail: lawyer

Breivik writing a book in jail: lawyer

Anders Behring Breivik, the right-wing extremist behind the July 22nd massacre of 77 people, is in the process of writing a book from his prison cell, one of his lawyers has said.