Back puts Norway’s Mette-Marit out of action

Back puts Norway’s Mette-Marit out of action

Norway's Crown Princess Mette-Marit has taken two weeks sick leave after a back problem sustained on a trip to Ukraine five years ago made an unwelcome return.

Norway study promises Alzheimer’s cure

Norway study promises Alzheimer’s cure

Norwegian and British researchers believe they have made a major breakthrough in the treatment of Alzheimer's, after a study showed that high doses of B vitamins can reduce brain shrinkage by up to 90 percent.

Ylvis to register Fox slogan as trade mark

Ylvis to register Fox slogan as trade mark

The brothers behind YouTube hit 'The Fox' have applied to register both their stage name 'Ylvis' and the phrase 'What does the the fox say?' as trade marks.

Christian Democrat wants Muslims in party

Christian Democrat wants Muslims in party

The leading candidate to lead the youth wing of Norway's Christian Democrats is pushing for Muslims to join the party.

Man fined for drowning caged dog in sea

Man fined for drowning caged dog in sea

A man from southern Norway has been sentenced to 18 days suspended sentence for locking his dog in a cage and throwing it into the sea.

New Norway gov opens way for begging ban

New Norway gov opens way for begging ban

Norway's new government plans to to push local municipalities to ban begging, in a move aimed at cutting the number of Roma immigrants in the country's city centres.