Drunk man ‘too drunk’ for drunk tank

Drunk man ‘too drunk’ for drunk tank

Police at Gardermoen airport in Oslo opted against detaining a man on Sunday evening because he was 'too drunk for his own well being' and instead took him straight to hospital.

Dale Oen honoured by record-breaking rival

Dale Oen honoured by record-breaking rival

South African swimmer Cameron van der Burgh pointed to the heavens in a tribute to deceased Norwegian swimmer Alexander Dale Oen after claiming Olympic gold and new world record in the 100 metre breaststroke on Sunday.

‘Naive to believe that oil will always save us’

‘Naive to believe that oil will always save us’

Norway's prime minister Jens Stoltenberg has expressed confidence that Norway will be able to ride out the crisis in the event of a collapse of the euro, but warned against complacency based on the country's oil wealth.