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Nobel Foundation rejects Peace Prize criticism

The Nobel Foundation, which administers the prestigious prizes in line with the will of Alfred Nobel, on Thursday rejected criticism of recent choices for the Peace Prize.

‘Dads should talk to sons about rape’ – politician

‘Dads should talk to sons about rape’ – politician

Socialist Left Party politician Akhtar Chaudhry has called on fathers to talk to their sons about rape, saying that it is not enough to prepare girls on how to defend themselves.

Northern lights threaten radio comms – expert

Northern lights threaten radio comms – expert

A Norwegian scientist has warned that recent powerful eruptions on the sun could trigger powerful northern lights in southern Norway on Thursday, causing interference to radio communications.

Six Norwegians make Forbes rich list

Six Norwegians make Forbes rich list

Six Norwegians have made it onto the Forbes billionaires list for 2012, with John Fredriksen ranking highest at number 75 among those considered to be the world's wealthiest.