VIDEO: Norway fans in awesome Sherlock skit

VIDEO: Norway fans in awesome Sherlock skit

Two Sherlock-obsessed Norwegian TV executives have cooked up what must be the best parody yet of the BBC's updated Holmes and Watson series. Warning: It's a bit risqué.

Norway marks three years of war in Syria

Norway marks three years of war in Syria

Norway's foreign minister will on Friday evening lead a candlelit vigil from the roof of Oslo's Opera House to mark three years since the start of the Syrian civil war, a conflict which has displaced 40 percent of the population and left more than 146,000 people dead.

Jewish NGO wants YMCA rapped for Israel boycott

Jewish NGO wants YMCA rapped for Israel boycott

The leading global anti-Semitism watchdog has called on the international Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) to denounce its Norwegian arm, after the group joined a boycott on goods and services made in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories.

Locals launch campaign to block Utøya memorial

Locals launch campaign to block Utøya memorial

People living near the island of Utøya have launched a campaign to block a memorial planned to the victims of far-right extremist Anders Brievik, arguing that the winning proposal amounts to a "rape of nature".

Solberg to up oil fund’s green tech holdings

Solberg to up oil fund’s green tech holdings

Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg has said that she plans to plough more of the country's oil money into renewable energy investments, using its vast $840bn oil fund to help combat climate change.

Norway artist develops seagull drone

Norway artist develops seagull drone

This is not a seagull, but a work of art. Norwegian artist Anders Eiebakke has disguised a camera drone as a seagull, as part of his work warning of increasing surveillance.