Farmer left 400 pigs to starve to death

Farmer left 400 pigs to starve to death

A Norwegian court on Friday sentenced a farmer to a year in prison for leaving more than 400 pigs to die of hunger and thirst in a rare case of animal cruelty, reported public broadcaster NRK.

Norway gallery returns Matisse seized by Nazis

Norway gallery returns Matisse seized by Nazis

A Norwegian art museum on Friday returned a precious Matisse painting looted by the Nazis in the Second World War to the American heirs of the French art dealer Paul Rosenberg.

Down’s girl’s class went to Canaries without her

Down’s girl’s class went to Canaries without her

An 18-year-old woman with Down's Syndrome received so much sympathy across Norway after it was reported that her entire class had gone on a study trip to Gran Canaria without telling her, that the school has relented and invited her along.

Asylum family stranded in Paris airport for a week

Asylum family stranded in Paris airport for a week

An Eritrean woman and her eight children have been trapped at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport for more than a week after being deported by the Norwegian government.

Blogger gets death threat after Jew comments

Blogger gets death threat after Jew comments

An outspoken Norwegian commentator has reported receiving death threats after making statements on Norwegian television that were condemned as antisemitic by Jewish groups

Trolltunga ‘most stunning place for a selfie’

Trolltunga ‘most stunning place for a selfie’

Norway's Trolltunga has been named the "most stunning place in the world to take selfie" by the viral internet news and entertainment site Buzzfeed.