placeholder image

Cairn Energy snaps up Norwegian group Agora

British oil and gas explorer Cairn Energy has agreed to buy privately-owned Norwegian energy firm Agora for $450 million in shares and cash, it said on Tuesday.

Tow truck driver makes amazing escape

Tow truck driver makes amazing escape

A Lithuanian truck driver broke several bones while a tow truck driver made a last-ditch escape as both vehicles veered over the side of a cliff in northern Norway on Sunday.

Islamists and far right on Breivik witness list

Islamists and far right on Breivik witness list

The lawyer for Norwegian confessed killer Anders Behring Breivik said on Monday he would call right-wing extremists and Islamists, including a radical jailed mullah, as witnesses in support of his client at this month's trial.