Russia apologises to Norwegian journalists

Russia apologises to Norwegian journalists

Russia has apologised to the two Norwegian journalists who were stopped by police no fewer than six times on a trip to report on preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Nesbø sells more English books than Norwegian

Nesbø sells more English books than Norwegian

Norwegian crime writer Jo Nesbø has now sold more books in English translation than in the original Norwegian, an article in the DN newspaper has revealed.

Norway man jailed for looting silver mines

Norway man jailed for looting silver mines

A man has been jailed for six months in Norway for illegally mining silver worth some two million kroner ($335,000) from the country's historic silver mines.

Norwegian camp guards shocked SS with brutality

Norwegian camp guards shocked SS with brutality

Norwegian guards working at Nazi prison camps in northern Norway were so brutal to prisoners that it shocked even the German SS soldiers supervising them, a new book on Norway's Hird organization has revealed.

‘I didn’t have the heart to say that I was just fat’

‘I didn’t have the heart to say that I was just fat’

Norwegian pop diva Maria Mena has confessed that she once told a stranger she had been pregnant and even invented an imaginary daughter, after putting on weight while recording an album.

Norway bus killer slashed own throat

Norway bus killer slashed own throat

The failed asylum seeker who knifed three people to death on Monday is being treated in hospital for slashing his own throat, leaked transcripts of the emergency services' radio calls have revealed.