Norway's justice minister has admitted in parliament that the country's government cannot guarantee that Norwegian citizens have not been illegally surveilled by the US's National Security Agency.
Oslo has for the first time won a place in the list of the world's top fifty "Best Student Cities" published by London-based education consultants Quacquarelli Symonds.
The head of the Nobel Peace Prize committee has called for a new set of international laws to protect people's privacy, after leaks from Edward Snowden, a contractor with the US's National Security Agency, highlighted the scope of surveillance.
The world's leading Nazi hunter is planning to come to Norway for up to three months to investigate Norwegians who may have committed war crimes as part of the Waffen SS's Wiking division
A woman in Norway has been sentenced to a 21-day suspended sentence for locking her dog in a bathroom and leaving it there until it died.