Tesla S tops new car registrations in Norway

Tesla S tops new car registrations in Norway

An electric car model has topped the list of new car registrations in Norway for the first time, a car industry group said Thursday.

Bookies’ odds for the Nobel Peace Prize

Bookies’ odds for the Nobel Peace Prize

They've got Sweden's Carl Bildt at 99/1, they're taking bets on basketball wild man Dennis Rodman, and of course there's this year's favourite, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai. Find out who the bookies think is in the running.

Data tsar blocks Oslo prostitute register

Data tsar blocks Oslo prostitute register

A plan to protect Oslo prostitutes by building a database of their customers has been dropped after Norway's Data Protection Agency ruled it would violate people's privacy.

Norway whalers take bumper catch

Norway whalers take bumper catch

Norwegian whale hunters announced a big increase in their annual catch on Wednesday, spearing nearly 600 whales over the summer.

Leading the revolution in Gaza…from Lillehammer

Leading the revolution in Gaza…from Lillehammer

It may seem an unlikely spring-bed for a revolution, but a Norwegian-Palestinian based in Lillehammer is leading a huge demonstration aimed at toppling the government in the Gaza strip.

‘The Fox’ is Norway’s second ever US Top 10

‘The Fox’ is Norway’s second ever US Top 10

Norway's Ylvis brothers have gone where only A-ha has gone before, with their electropop hit 'The Fox' making the US's Billboard top-ten list in an update on Wednesday.

University of Oslo back in world’s top list

University of Oslo back in world’s top list

Norway has regained its foothold in the world's top 200 universities, after the University of Oslo leapt back into 185th place.