Arctic explorer’s ship to return to Norway

Arctic explorer’s ship to return to Norway

Canada has authorized the repatriation to Norway of Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen's three-mast ship Maud from the Canadian Arctic, a project representative said on Friday.

Wreckage found in plane crash search

Wreckage found in plane crash search

Rescue teams have found pieces of wreckage on both sides of Sweden's highest peak, as the search continues for five officers who were travelling in a Norwegian Hercules aircraft that disappeared on Thursday.

New US rules grate with Norway cheese giant

New US rules grate with Norway cheese giant

Norwegian dairy giant Tine, maker of a hugely popular Jarlsberg cheese brand, has admitted to concern over the potential effects of a US plan to impose higher duties on foreign state-subsidized goods.

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Norway intel ‘couldn’t have stopped attacks’

Norway's intelligence agency said on Friday it would not have been able to stop the gunman who killed 77 people in twin attacks last year even if it had pursued a tip that he had bought chemicals to make a bomb.

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Herder in nightmare tow trip after reindeer row

A family feud over reindeer herding spiralled out of control at the weekend when Mads Jonar Smuk Dahl, 21, found himself hitched to the back of a pickup truck and dragged 2.5 kilometres along a road in northern Norway.

Bad weather slows hunt for Norwegian plane

Bad weather slows hunt for Norwegian plane

Blizzards hampered a search and rescue operation on Friday for a Norwegian military transport plane with five crew feared to have crashed in a Swedish Arctic mountain range, rescuers said.