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.
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 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.
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.
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'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.