Nearly half Norway’s men disapprove of gay sex

Nearly half Norway’s men disapprove of gay sex

Nearly half of Norwegian men disapprove of gay sex, a report commissioned by the country's children and family directorate has revealed.

New Norway gov scraps inheritance tax in budget

New Norway gov scraps inheritance tax in budget

Norway's new right-wing government has scrapped inheritance tax completely in its first budget since taking power last month.

Asylum seekers barred from Norway bus

Asylum seekers barred from Norway bus

The Norwegian bus company hit by this week's fatal hijacking has come under fire after it emerged that it cancelled plans to take a group of asylum seekers to Oslo in the wake of the killing.

Sex scene slips into ‘Svennis’ Norway edition

Sex scene slips into ‘Svennis’ Norway edition

A steamy tale in which ex-England manager Sven-Göran Eriksson is caught naked on the sofa with a married woman was cut from every single edition of his autobiography except the Norwegian one.

British company to relaunch ferry to Norway

British company to relaunch ferry to Norway

A British company has announced plans to restart the ferry between western Norway and the UK, with two weekly sailings planned from April next year.

Norwegians losing top spot in English: report

Norwegians losing top spot in English: report

Norwegians risk losing their place at the top of the class when it comes to speaking English, with a new study reporting a decline in proficiency rivalled in Europe only by France.