Cannot guarantee no NSA snooping: minister

Cannot guarantee no NSA snooping: minister

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 joins list of top 50 student cities

Oslo joins list of top 50 student cities

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.

Nobel head calls for international spy law

Nobel head calls for international spy law

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.

Nazi hunter to probe Norway for war crimes

Nazi hunter to probe Norway for war crimes

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

Woman locked dog in bathroom until it died

Woman locked dog in bathroom until it died

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.