A man digging a grave at Olso's Hoybraten cemetery on Thursday called in the police, the armed forces and a bomb disposal squad after striking a large metal object that he thought was a shell left over from the Second World War.
A man from Tromsø has won a prestigious photography prize for his extraordinary pictures of the Northern Lights, taken from his house in Kvaløya.
Rwanda has sent an extradition request to Norway, asking them to detain and deport a Norwegian citizen they claim carried out thousands of killings during the country's 1994 genocide.
Norway's outgoing Labour government has warned the incoming Conservative-led administration against granting a one-off amnesty to the roughly thousand asylum-seeker children who face being sent back to their parents' home countries.
Norway's Ylvisåker brothers have flown to the US to be interviewed on the Ellen DeGeneres show, as the craze around their YouTube comedy hit, The Fox, grows ever bigger on the other side of the Atlantic.
The city council in Bergen has decided to close down Nygårdsparken, Norway's largest site for illegal drug-taking, potentially pushing hundreds of heroin addicts onto the city's streets.