Billion-dollar price tag for new government HQ

Billion-dollar price tag for new government HQ

Construction on Norway's new government offices to replace those bombed by Anders Behring Breivik last year will take up to ten years and cost more than $1 billion, officials said on Wednesday.

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Breivik prepares remarks for verdict hearing

Norwegian gunman Anders Behring Breivik has prepared remarks he hopes to read out in court after the verdict is given in his trial for killing 77 people, his lawyer said.

Breivik returns to Ila prison

Breivik returns to Ila prison

Confessed mass killer Anders Behring Breivik returned to Ila prison on Wednesday after spending a month in another facility amid renovations at the jail in south-eastern Norway.

House-breakers thrive in wealthy Norway

House-breakers thrive in wealthy Norway

The number of burglaries in Norway rose by eight percent in the first six months of 2012 compared to the same period last year, new figures show.

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Forced genital exam on girl ‘was discrimination’

Norway’s child protection services broke the law when they ordered the genital examination of a Norwegian-Somali girl, the Norwegian Equality Tribunal has found.