Progress’s Per Sandberg is ‘a pus boil’: colleague

Progress’s Per Sandberg is ‘a pus boil’: colleague

A damaging row has broken out within Norway's government Progress Party, with one of its most senior figures publicly denouncing its deputy leader as "a pussy boil" in the organization.

Norway to launch world’s first Arctic whisky

Norway to launch world’s first Arctic whisky

A group of enthusiastic amateurs plans to launch the world's first Arctic whiskey distillery on the tiny island of Myken off the coast of far-northern Norway.

Huge Arctic island estate on sale in Norway

Huge Arctic island estate on sale in Norway

Fancy owning your own Arctic paradise more than twice the size of Manhattan, complete with coal mine, minor mountain chain and occasional polar bear?

Saudi Arabia slams Norway on human rights

Saudi Arabia slams Norway on human rights

Norway's human rights record came in for sharp criticism during a UN hearing on Monday, with Saudi Arabia and Russia weighing in to highlight the country's shortcomings.

Norway girl mauled by off-duty police dog

Norway girl mauled by off-duty police dog

A policeman whose off-duty police dog mauled a seven-year-old girl in Norway last year is refusing to have the dog put down and has even brought it back home, leaving the girl and her family terrified.

Statoil income soars a third on court win

Statoil income soars a third on court win

Norwegian oil giant Statoil has seen its operating income soar 35 percent on the back of strong results from its US gas business and a large payout after winning a commercial dispute.