‘Taxi ride with PM made my bad back worse’

‘Taxi ride with PM made my bad back worse’

One of the passengers carried by Norwegian Prime minister Jens Stoltenberg in a taxi-driving election stunt has complained that her bad back was made worse by his terrible driving.

Chess prodigy to take own food to India

Chess prodigy to take own food to India

Norwegian chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen plans to bring his own food and chef to the coming World Chess Championships in India in case a bout of 'delhi-belly' puts him off his game.

VIDEO: Divers swim with whale off Norway

VIDEO: Divers swim with whale off Norway

Two intrepid Norwegian free divers swum for two hours underwater next to the whale which strayed into a bay near Bergen last week, shooting some amazing video footage.

Norway loses 4-2 after Zlatan hat-trick

Norway loses 4-2 after Zlatan hat-trick

A hat-trick from Sweden's star player Zlatan Ibrahimovic put paid to Norway's chances in Wednesday's friendly match at Stockholm's Friends Arena.

Hundreds gather to ‘scream’ in Munch tribute

Hundreds gather to ‘scream’ in Munch tribute

Men and women from across Oslo gathered on Thurday at a specially constructed vantage point in the city's Ekeberg sculpture park to "release their emotions by screaming".

Norway to help Sweden in Quick inquiry

Norway to help Sweden in Quick inquiry

Sweden's Justice Minister has asked Norway to help investigate how a string of gruesome murders were pinned on psychiatric patient Thomas Quick, only for him to be completely cleared 20 years later.

Salmon sales plummet as China punishes Norway

Salmon sales plummet as China punishes Norway

Norway's salmon industry is calling on politicians to untangle a diplomatic spat with China which has caused its market share to drop by two thirds in three years.