France to help Norway question Breivik’s father

France to help Norway question Breivik’s father

French prosecutors agreed on Wednesday to help Norway investigate extremist gunman Anders Behring Breivik's background by interviewing his France-based father.

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Woman fed gambling habit by conning old men

Stavanger district court has found a 25-year-old woman guilty of tricking elderly men into giving her millions of kroner, which she then used to bet on horses at a racetrack outside the city in south-western Norway.

High-speed test train derails in Norway

High-speed test train derails in Norway

Norwegian rail operator NSB has postponed the introduction of a new type of high-speed train after a crash on a test run left five people injured on Wednesday morning.

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OECD praises Norway over strong economy

Norway has weathered the economic crisis well thanks to its oil riches but must be careful to avoid a property bubble, the OECD said on Wednesday.

Mullah Krekar on trial over death threats

Mullah Krekar on trial over death threats

Norway-based Islamist Mullah Krekar pleaded not guilty on Wednesday on the first day of his trial on charges of promoting terrorism and making death threats, most notably against the leader of the Conservative Party.