The man accused of stabbing to death a woman and two men on an express bus in western Norway was an asylum seeker from South Sudan who was due to be deported from Norway on Tuesday, VG has reported.
Norwegian broadcaster NRK has decided to broadcast every single move of Magnus Carlsen's battle to become the world's chess champion -- a massive 100 hours of coverage -- on its top channel NRK1, a move influenced by its latest string of 'slow-TV' successes.
A newsreader for Norway's state news channel has been banned from wearing a cross on air, after the programme received angry complaints from viewers.
Thousands of air travellers in Norway can breathe easily after pilots struck a deal with airline Norwegian on Monday morning following a weekend of intense negotiations.
A wayward elk calf ran headlong onto the pitch at a football stadium outside Trondheim on Saturday, with its mother in hot pursuit.
A group of wolf puppies has been shot on video prowling by night in Oslo's Østmarka, providing the first concrete evidence that Fenris and Freya, the a wolf couple discovered in the forest this year, now have a family.
Norway is one of the US's most trusted collaborators in intelligence-gathering, with a place in the National Security Agency's "9-eyes" coalition of privileged countries, the UK's Guardian newspaper has reported.