Hunter misses elk and hits man on the toilet

Hunter misses elk and hits man on the toilet

A 70-year-man has been seriously injured in Norway after a stray bullet from an elk hunt whizzed straight through the wooden wall of his country cabin and into his abdomen.

Norwegian profits fall on Dreamliner problems

Norwegian profits fall on Dreamliner problems

Norwegian Air Shuttle had to spend over 100 million kroner ($17m) after its two new Boeing Dreamliner aircraft were grounded due to technical faults, the company reported as it released results on Friday.

Hollywood fights for Down’s detective rights

Hollywood fights for Down’s detective rights

Two Hollywood-companies are fighting to secure the rights to produce an American version of Detective Downs, the Norwegian Down's syndrome comedy which launches in Oslo cinemas on Friday. There's a YouTube trailer posted at the bottom of the article.

Man gets 18 months in jail for khat smuggling

Man gets 18 months in jail for khat smuggling

A 52-year-old man caught smuggling the stimulant chewing leaf khat from the UK to Norway, has been sentenced to a one and a half years in prison, after the judge ruled that he had used his 13 and 14 year old daughters as couriers.

Norse parliament found under Scottish car park

Norse parliament found under Scottish car park

An 11th century Norse Viking parliament has been found beneath a car park in a small town in the Scottish highlands, the second time a 'thing' has ever been discovered in the UK.

Norway tried to stop Kenya mall attacker

Norway tried to stop Kenya mall attacker

Norway's intelligence agency tried to stop Hassan Abdi Dhuhulow, the Norwegian citizen linked to Kenya's Westgate mall attack, as he was planning to leave the country to join the Somali militant group Al-Shabaab, its chief has told AP.

Norway weighing Syria chemical weapons task

Norway weighing Syria chemical weapons task

Norway is considering a US request to destroy part of Syria's chemical weapons arsenal on Norwegian soil, Foreign Minister Børge Brende said Wednesday.