Horses asked how they prefer to stay warm

Horses asked how they prefer to stay warm

Worried about the Norwegian habit of shearing off horses' thick winter coats and replacing them with blankets, Norwegian researchers have started asking the horses themselves how they prefer to ward off the cold.

Oslo’s National Theatre holds Knausgård play

Oslo’s National Theatre holds Knausgård play

Norway's National Theatre has postponed its production of Karl Ove Knausgård's novel My Struggle until next year, after the theatre's director, Hanne Tømta, decided it needed more time.

Qatar Airlines slammed for sexist job advert

Qatar Airlines slammed for sexist job advert

Qatar Airways has been sharply criticized by Norway's anti-discrimination ombudsman after it specified that all women coming to a recruitment day for cabin crew had to wear short skirts.

GALLERY: Norway’s hottest athletes at Sochi

GALLERY: Norway’s hottest athletes at Sochi

Norway is far and away the favourite to take the most gold medals at Sochi, with so many top athletes, there's even debate of dropping multiple gold-medallist Petter Northug from the team. Here are some to watch out for.

Norway snowboard ace hit by illness in Sochi

Norway snowboard ace hit by illness in Sochi

Norwegian snowboarder Silje Norendal has been taken ill in Sochi, Russia, putting the participation of yet another of the country's gold-medal hopefuls in question.

Norway minister to bring husband to Sochi

Norway minister to bring husband to Sochi

Norway's most high-profile gay politician plans to bring his husband along to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, despite the deteriorating gay rights situation in Russia.