Kenya terror planned in Norway, police suspect

Kenya terror planned in Norway, police suspect

Norway's intelligence agency has launched an investigation into whether a Norwegian citizen was involved in last month's terror attack on Kenya's Westgate Mall.

Norway writer sees Nobel hopes fail

Norway writer sees Nobel hopes fail

Norwegian novelist and playwright Jon Fosse leapt up the rankings to become one of the favourites to win this year's Nobel Prize for Literature, but ended up losing out to Canada's Alice Munro.

Malala world’s favourite for Nobel Peace Prize

Malala world’s favourite for Nobel Peace Prize

Teenage Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai and a Congolese doctor dedicated to helping rape victims are the two most-hyped figures among pundits ahead of Friday's Nobel Peace Prize announcement.

Tourist killed in fall from Norway’s Pulpit Rock

Tourist killed in fall from Norway’s Pulpit Rock

A Spanish tourist has died after falling from Pulpit Rock, or Preikestolen, the fjord-side precipice that is one of Norway's most-visited tourist attractions.

Storting head slammed for ‘tablecloth’ suit

Storting head slammed for ‘tablecloth’ suit

The new president of Norway's parliament, the Storting, has been ridiculed for choosing to wear a green and red checked "tablecloth" rather than the customary dark suit for the house's ceremonial opening.

VIDEO: Ylvis on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

VIDEO: Ylvis on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Norway's Ylvisåker brothers performed their YouTube hit The Fox twice on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, the US's most popular evening chat show.