Norway government calls talks to end oil strike

Norway government calls talks to end oil strike

Norway's government on Friday called talks between employers and striking unions after the energy industry ordered a lockout next week that threatens to halt output in Western Europe's top oil exporter.

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Pro-Breivik blogger held over cop killer threats

Police in Bergen have arrested 34-year-old blogger Eivind Berge after he made repeated calls for deadly attacks on police officers.

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Al-Qaeda trainee living on benefits: report

A 33-year-old Norwegian suspected of receiving terrorist training from an Al-Qaeda affiliate in Yemen has continued to receive welfare benefits for the duration of his stay in the Middle Eastern country, a newspaper said.