Stoltenberg an ‘excellent’ choice for Nato: Cameron

Stoltenberg an ‘excellent’ choice for Nato: Cameron

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday declared that former Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg was "an excellent" candidate for the Nato leadership, the first time the leader of a leading Nato country has made a public comment.

Russia’s Yakov Sinai wins maths ‘Nobel’

Russia’s Yakov Sinai wins maths ‘Nobel’

Russian mathematician Yakov Sinai won the prestigious Abel mathematics prize for his work in dynamical systems and mathematical physics, the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters said on Wednesday.

Norwegian man ‘forgets’ luxury boat for two years

Norwegian man ‘forgets’ luxury boat for two years

Police learned on Wednesday that a mystery boat floating for years in a Swedish harbour belonged to a Norwegian man who'd didn't even realize he still owned it.

Snøhetta unveils stunning Lofoten hotel

Snøhetta unveils stunning Lofoten hotel

Another day, another mind-blowing building from Oslo architects Snøhetta. The firm last week unveiled the first images of the Lofoten Opera Hotel, which will snake over a rocky outcrop on the far-west of Norway's Lototen islands.

VIDEO: Oslo transformed into miniature city

VIDEO: Oslo transformed into miniature city

Watch this disorientating but rather wonderful video of Oslo 'miniaturized' by Norwegian video photographer Eirik Evjen.

Stoltenberg alone in the race to lead Nato

Stoltenberg alone in the race to lead Nato

Norwegian former prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg is now the only candidate left in the race to be Secretary General of NATO, Norway's DN newspaper has reported, citing "numerous sources with knowledge of the process".