Norwegian sailor tied to mast by pirates

Norwegian sailor tied to mast by pirates

A Norwegian hijacked by armed pirates off Brazil last Friday was tied to the mast and threatened with a knife and a revolver.

‘I had therapy’ – Norway’s Princess Märtha Louise

‘I had therapy’ – Norway’s Princess Märtha Louise

Norway's Princess Märtha Louise has confessed to undergoing therapy as a teenager as she struggled to come to terms with life as a royal.

Police confirm Ålesund body is missing girl

Police confirm Ålesund body is missing girl

Police have confirmed that a body found in the hills behind Ålesund is that of 21-year-old Anja Weløy Aarseth, the student who disappeared when jogging last Wednesday.

One in six children in Oslo are officially poor

One in six children in Oslo are officially poor

One in six Oslo children grow up in families below the poverty line, according to a new report by Statistics Norway.

Oslo regains crown as Norway’s priciest city

Oslo regains crown as Norway’s priciest city

Oslo has overtaken Stavanger as Norway's most expensive city to buy an apartment, according to new property statistics published on Monday.

Brits flee Norway leaving fines unpaid

Brits flee Norway leaving fines unpaid

British law-breakers owe the Norwegian state more in unpaid fines than those from France, Italy, Spain and Ireland put together, new figures from the country's state collection agency have shown.