PM’s own party demands gay lapel pin at Sochi

PM’s own party demands gay lapel pin at Sochi

Norway's Prime Minister is under pressure from her own party youth group to wear a rainbow-coloured, gay pride lapel pin when she travels to the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Brit wins Norway skiing championship

Brit wins Norway skiing championship

Scottish cross-country skier Andrew Musgrave has shocked Norway by winning the freestyle sprint at their national cross-country skiing championships -- the first time a foreigner has ever done so.

Yara execs charged for bribing Gaddafi minister

Yara execs charged for bribing Gaddafi minister

Norwegian police said on Friday that four former executives of Yara, the world's biggest mineral fertiliser producer, had been indicted for "aggravated corruption" in Libya and India.

Norway’s economy freer than ever: US think tank

Norway’s economy freer than ever: US think tank

Norway is freer economically today than at any time in the last 18 years, according to a new ranking by the Heritage Foundation, the US free market think tank.

Norway populists see support plummet

Norway populists see support plummet

Norway's populist Progress Party have lost more than a quarter of their support since their coalition won a general election last September, a new poll has shown.

FEATURE: Literature goes online for free

FEATURE: Literature goes online for free

Most books published in Norway before 2001 are going online for free thanks to an initiative that may have found the formula to reconcile authors with the web.