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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.