Norway politician poses in wolf fur coat

Norway politician poses in wolf fur coat

A Norwegian politician has posted a picture of herself in a wolf fur coat, just as campaigners fear that hunters may be about to eradicate the animal from the country.

Norway Olympic hope injured in training

Norway Olympic hope injured in training

Norwegian slopestyle snowboarder Torstein Horgmo, one of the Olympic Games gold medal favourites, was hospitalised Monday after a spectacular crash in training on a course widely condemned as too dangerous.

Fake foetus pic inflames Norway abortion debate

Fake foetus pic inflames Norway abortion debate

A Christian Democrat mayor has inflamed the abortion debate in Norway by posting a picture purporting to resemble a 12-week-old foetus on Facebook.

Norway favourite to win most golds at Sochi

Norway favourite to win most golds at Sochi

Norway is the clear favourite to scoop the most gold medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics at Sochi, with leading bookmakers Ladbrokes, Coral, and William Hill all giving the country's team even odds to come out tops.

Swedish gangs in Oslo to burgle houses: police

Swedish gangs in Oslo to burgle houses: police

Gangs of criminal youths from disadvantaged suburbs of Stockholm and Gothenburg have started travelling to Norway to commit burglaries, police in Oslo have reported.

‘Things are changing’: Europe’s defence chiefs

‘Things are changing’: Europe’s defence chiefs

It took a photo to drive it home. The ministers controlling the armed forces of four of Europe's countries are now women.