Test train smashed speed limit: report

Test train smashed speed limit: report

A new high-speed train that crashed during a test run this week was travelling at almost twice the speed limit at the time of the accident, according to a preliminary report from the Accident Investigation Board Norway (AIBN).

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Norway lets Indian couple see kids after 3 months

Norwegian social workers, who caused a diplomatic storm by removing two Indian children from their parents' care, let the couple see the youngsters for the first time in three months on Friday, a lawyer said.

Tasty foreign cheeses ‘too cheap’: dairy giant

Tasty foreign cheeses ‘too cheap’: dairy giant

Norway's vast dairy cooperative Tine, which enjoys a near monopoly on the domestic market, has called for the country to impose much higher import duties on quality foreign cheeses.

Norway paying victims of swine flu vaccine

Norway paying victims of swine flu vaccine

Norwegian authorities have so far received 93 compensation requests from people who claim to have suffered serious side effects from the swine flu vaccine widely administered amid a global outbreak of the virus in 2009.