Norwegian crime writer Jo Nesbø is close to signing a deal with Warner Brothers to develop his recently completed novel Blood on the Snow, according to Hollywood website Deadline.com.
Oslo has launched a global hunt for two Norwegian teenage girls of Somali origin who have allegedly travelled to Syria to support the rebels in the war-torn country, police said Monday.
A top division Norwegian ice-hockey player was forced to leave a game early on Sunday after he faced a chorus of racist abuse from supporters of the opposing team.
The lawyer who defended Norwegian extremist Anders Breivik has spoken of his grief at his teenage daughter's death from a rare muscle disorder.
Norway's state alcohol monopoly has reported its first decline in sales for 17 years, as Norwegians buy more wine and spirits on the black market, duty free, or across the border in Sweden.
The UN has asked Norway to take and dispose of up to 500 tonnes of the deadly nerve agent Sarin as part of its role in the dismantling of Syria's chemical weapons programme.