Video: A-ha’s ‘Take on Me’ gets North Korean treatment

Video: A-ha’s ‘Take on Me’ gets North Korean treatment

Five North Korean accordion players have breathed new life into A-ha’s classic 1980’s hit ‘Take On Me’ with a video version recorded just two days after they heard the song for the first time.

Norway wants migrants to carry fingerprint ID

Norway wants migrants to carry fingerprint ID

Norway’s government has said it wants non-European immigrants to carry residency cards equipped with data chips bearing their fingerprints.

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Teen girls bullied over nude pics

Pictures of 14-year-old Hamar girls posing naked or topless have begun circulating on the internet after the school-goers sent the compromising images to local boys, sparking concern among residents in the eastern Norwegian town.

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Hit-and-run suspect admits driving killer van

A 39-year-old man who turned himself in to police in Ullensaker on Thursday in connection with the hit-and-run killing of 54-year-old Jeff Mwangi Kwirikia has admitted driving his vehicle at the time of the crash.

Temperature sinks to new winter low

Temperature sinks to new winter low

The coldest weather of the winter so far was recorded on Friday in Folldal, eastern Norway, where temperatures dropped to a brisk -37.2 degrees Celsius.

Islamist hate video suspects released

Islamist hate video suspects released

Two men were released from custody on Friday following their arrests in connection with a hateful video posted on YouTube calling for Allah to destroy members of the Norwegian government and royal family.

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Suspect ‘doesn’t recall’ driving hit-and-run van

A 39-year-old man who turned himself in to police in Ullensaker on Thursday in connection with the hit-and-run killing of 54-year-old Jeff Mwangi Kwirikia said he has no recollection of driving his vehicle at the time of the crash.