Halloween killer wanted to be reborn as Jesus

Halloween killer wanted to be reborn as Jesus

A 23-year-old on trial for stabbing two childhood friends on Halloween believed he would be reborn as Jesus, the Oslo court has learned on the first day of his trial.

Norwegian cyclist wins Arctic Race

Norwegian cyclist wins Arctic Race

Thor Hushovd powered to victory in the fourth and final stage of the Arctic Race of Norway on Sunday afternoon, making the Norwegian the overall winner in the event's inaugural race.

New tunnel emergency hits Norway

New tunnel emergency hits Norway

A truck has filled Norway's Byfjord Tunnel with smoke, causing the emergency services to rush in and rescue the six cars stuck inside.

Scrap women’s quota on company boards – Jensen

Scrap women’s quota on company boards – Jensen

The Progress Party has called for a victorious centre-right coalition to remove Norway's quota for women on company boards.

Oslo bans Apple’s mapping drones

Oslo bans Apple’s mapping drones

Oslo has barred Apple from taking ultra-high resolution aerial photographs which would have allowed users to virtually fly over the city, viewing its streets in unprecedented detail.

Norwegian PM turns cabbie in election stunt

Norwegian PM turns cabbie in election stunt

Jens Stoltenberg spent an afternoon working undercover as a taxi driver in Oslo, in an audacious political stunt which has become viral viewing worldwide.