Five hikers die in Norway avalanche

Five hikers die in Norway avalanche

Five people died, four Swiss and one French, after an avalanche hit an expedition on a mountain in northern Norway on Monday, Norwegian authorities said.

Norway’s population hits five million

Norway’s population hits five million

As Norway's population continues to boom, the number of inhabitants in the country is set to reach five million on Monday, according to Statistics Norway.

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Porn-watching motorist held for sordid sex drive

Police in southern Norway arrested a 43-year-old man on Saturday after he was spotted feasting his eyes on pornography while out driving.

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Bjørgen skis to third World Cup title

Norway's Marit Bjørgen on Sunday lifted the World Cup Nordic Skiing trophy, winning the final 10km pursuit race in Falun, Sweden.