Formula One was ‘a mistake’: oil fund head

Formula One was ‘a mistake’: oil fund head

The head of Norway's oil fund has said that he wishes Formula One chief executive Bernie Ecclestone had been "formally suspended" pending his trial for bribery in Germany.

Reindeer herd closes Norway highway

Reindeer herd closes Norway highway

A giant herd of 2,000 reindeer has forced Norway's National Road Authority to shut off a major road between Oslo and Bergen to prevent them being killed by passing cars.

Mum fed baby chilli ‘because it was funny’

Mum fed baby chilli ‘because it was funny’

A British 35-year-old accused of instructing a Norwegian mother to drown her one year old daughter in a bucket live over MSN messaging has denied the charges, claiming instead that he tried to stop the abuse.

Otter mounts bloody rampage in burger bar

Otter mounts bloody rampage in burger bar

A wounded otter ran amok in a fast food restaurant in western Norway on Tuesday, terrorising the restaurant's owners and giving the wildlife officer sent to subdue it a nasty nip on the finger.

Two new Oslo eateries win Michelin stars

Two new Oslo eateries win Michelin stars

Two restaurants in Norway have won their first Michelin stars as the capital finally begins to punch its weight against its Scandinavian rivals.