Foreign press defends Progress anti-migrant tag

Foreign press defends Progress anti-migrant tag

International journalists have hit back at Norway's Progress Party as it seeks to convince them not to compare it to far-right parties such as the Sweden Democrats or France's Front National.

Boeing glitch grounds 70 Norwegian passengers

Boeing glitch grounds 70 Norwegian passengers

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle said on Monday that it had encountered a new problem with a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, forcing it to stop 70 passengers from boarding a transatlantic flight.

Iron age horse found as Norway glacier melts

Iron age horse found as Norway glacier melts

The remains of an iron age horse has been found in a glacier two thousand metres up in the mountains of Norway, one of the first times such an animal has been found at such altitude.

Ten Norwegians hurt in Tenerife bus crash

Ten Norwegians hurt in Tenerife bus crash

Ten Norwegians have been injured after a bus collided with a roundabout on the Spanish holiday island of Tenerife.

Manslaughter charge for pavement riding

Manslaughter charge for pavement riding

A 35-year-old cyclist is being tried for manslaughter after knocking over a female cyclist while powering down a pavement in north-west Oslo.

Outgoing Norway PM unveils parting tax cuts

Outgoing Norway PM unveils parting tax cuts

Outgoing Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg has has thrown voters a big thank-you for his two terms in office, raising the threshold for inheritance and wealth taxes to one million Norwegian kroner.

Norway politician starts 3,000km commute

Norway politician starts 3,000km commute

Progress Party politician Per Sandberg on Tuesday began one of Norway's most extreme daily commutes, flying 3160km every day from his home on Senja, the island in Northern Norway, to Oslo and back.

Swedes scared by runaway Norwegian cows

Swedes scared by runaway Norwegian cows

A team of Swedish hunters who spent the night gripped by fear after seeing shadows they thought were a gang of menacing bears, woke to find nothing more than three runaway Norwegian cows.

Norwegian viral hit ‘The Fox’ back on iTunes

Norwegian viral hit ‘The Fox’ back on iTunes

'The Fox', the viral hit by Norwegian duo Ylvis, is back on iTunes after they reached an agreement with the unnamed third party who had alleged copyright infringement.