Congo prisoner to be buried on Thursday

Congo prisoner to be buried on Thursday

A Norwegian who died last month in a prison in the Democratic Republic of Congo will be buried on Thursday morning at the church in his home village of Vegårshei.

Norwegian directors’ Pirates film at risk

Norwegian directors’ Pirates film at risk

The Norwegian directors of the fifth Pirates of the Caribbean film have run into problems with both the script and the budget.

Man hit by sneeze attack drives car into sea

Man hit by sneeze attack drives car into sea

A man drove his car into the sea in Tønsberg, south of Oslo, on Wednesday after being hit by a violent, uncontrollable sneeze attack.

Three Utøya survivors elected to parliament

Three Utøya survivors elected to parliament

Three young Norwegian Labour Party members who survived rightwing extremist Anders Behring Breivik's bloody rampage two years ago have been elected to parliament, the party has said.

Shipowner family settles with widow’s butler

Shipowner family settles with widow’s butler

The butler who allegedly embezzled 1.6 million kroner ($270,000) from a shipowner's widow has reached a settlement with her family.

How ‘Iron Erna’ wooed Norway with her soft side

How ‘Iron Erna’ wooed Norway with her soft side

Tact and firmness are qualities often associated with Erna Solberg, the second woman ever called upon to govern Norway, and she will need both to stay in power.