New business supremo riles Norwegian leftists

New business supremo riles Norwegian leftists

The new head of the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO), Kristin Skogen Lund,has already drawn the ire of the Socialist Left party over claims that Norway needs more rich people.

Workers safe after high-wire fjord rescue

Workers safe after high-wire fjord rescue

Two electricity workers in Norway were rescued on Tuesday after spending more than 24 hours stuck on a high-tension power line 85 meters above a fjord.

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Prosecutor: Give women 18 years for axe murder

A prosecutor has called for two young women charged with the axe murder last year of Hans Rickard Strømner to be jailed for 18 years.

Two men trapped in basket over fjord

Two men trapped in basket over fjord

Two power workers are awaiting the arrival of an alpine rescue team after spending the night in a basket perched 85 metres above a fjord in western Norway.