Norway's incoming Prime Minister has rushed to the defence of the Progress Party, her prospective coalition partner, claiming that it "is not a xenophobic party".
One of Norway's biggest rap artists has a released a heartfelt tribute to former Leeds midfielder Gary Speed.
Roma immigrants living in the woods outside Oslo will resist police attempts to move them, after a court ruled the camp illegal, a Roma rights campaigner has told The Local.
The Fox, the viral hit released last week by Ylvis, the Norwegian comedy duo, has been pulled from iTunes after an unnamed third party claimed it violated copyright.
Norway's outgoing Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg is to be ousted from the top spot on the Hottest Heads of State index when it is updated next month, making way for his "knock-out" Thai counterpart.
State-backed Norwegian oil giant Statoil said on Thursday that security at the site of a deadly kidnapping in the Algerian desert earlier this year had relied too heavily on army protection.
Anders Breivik, the Norwegian far-right terrorist, has been given permission to study political science at the University of Oslo, despite the opposition of many of the university's lecturers.