Breivik to appeal call for new psychiatric exam

Breivik to appeal call for new psychiatric exam

The lawyer of the gunman who killed 77 people in twin attacks in Norway said on Wednesday he would appeal a court order for a new psychiatric exam of his client, who has already been found criminally insane.

Oslo wants more done to save the whalers

Oslo wants more done to save the whalers

Norwegian authorities called Wednesday on the country's whaling industry to counter the dramatic drop over the past decade in the number of boats partaking in the annual whale hunts.

US embassy: ‘Don’t walk alone in Oslo at night’

US embassy: ‘Don’t walk alone in Oslo at night’

The United States embassy sent an email to US citizens in Oslo on Tuesday urging them to take extra care when out and about in the Norwegian capital after a spate of violent crimes in recent months.

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Norway offers 60 oil production licences

Norway's government offered on Tuesday 60 new oil and gas production licences to 42 energy companies in what it described as its biggest licensing round ever.