Iraqi mullah faces new charges in Norway

Iraqi mullah faces new charges in Norway

The Iraqi founder of the Iraqi Kurdish Islamist group Ansar al-Islam is being prosecuted in Norway for inciting terrorist acts, the public prosecutor's office said on Wednesday.

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Cop teaser clean after cheeky bum wipe insult

A 26-year-old motorist who advised a policeman to wipe his bottom with a traffic ticket has been cleared of any wrongdoing by a court in northern Norway.

Oslo mayor wants begging banned

Oslo mayor wants begging banned

Oslo Mayor Fabian Stang wants to ban begging in the Norwegian capital amid a controversy over the erection this week of a temporary Roma camp outside a city church.

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World oil prices slump after Norway strike ends

Global oil prices slid on Tuesday after Norway halted an oil workers' strike that threatened production and news of weak Chinese crude imports raised demand concerns.