Stoltenberg surges as stablemates stumble

Stoltenberg surges as stablemates stumble

Norway’s Prime Minister, Jens Stoltenberg, remains far more popular than his main rivals, but underperforming coalition partners could cost him his post, a new poll has shown.

Swedish hip-hop star slams Norwegian artist over ‘racist’ pic

Swedish hip-hop star slams Norwegian artist over ‘racist’ pic

Swedish hip-hop star Timbuktu labelled as "ignorant" and "offensive" a cartoon by Norwegian artist Frode Øverli that prompted a barrage of complaints from newspaper readers who perceived the cartoon to be racist.

Stowaway mouse flies to Oslo solo

Stowaway mouse flies to Oslo solo

An elusive little rodent was the only passenger on board a flight from Stockholm to Oslo on Wednesday evening as Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) sought Norwegian mousetrap expertise to snare the ticketless traveller.

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Norwegian and Swede die in helicopter crash

The two men killed a helicopter accident near the northern town of Mosjøen on Wednesday were a Swedish pilot in his forties and a Norwegian guide in his sixties, police have said.