Norway consumer group reports ‘unfair’ iCloud

Norway consumer group reports ‘unfair’ iCloud

The Norwegian Consumer Council has taken the US computer giant Apple to the country's consumer ombudsman, arguing that the terms of service for its iCloud storage violate Norwegian law.

Norway slashes growth forecast on oil slowdown

Norway slashes growth forecast on oil slowdown

Norway's government on Wednesday slashed its growth forecast for this year, citing a slowdown in spending by the key oil sector in the Nordic country.

Norway most anti-Semitic Scandi country: report

Norway most anti-Semitic Scandi country: report

Norway is the most anti-Semitic country in Scandinavia, with more than one in seven people harbouring anti-Jewish sentiments, according to a new interactive report released this week by the Anti-Defamation League.

UFO valley could work as a giant natural battery

UFO valley could work as a giant natural battery

A mysterious UFO-like light phenomenon at Hessdalen in southern Norway could be caused by the zinc, copper and sulphur in the valley functioning as a gigantic natural battery, according to an article in this week's New Scientist magazine.

Norway populist angles for Nobel Prize chair

Norway populist angles for Nobel Prize chair

Norway's Progress Party is lobbying for Carl Hagen, its former leader, to head the Norwegian Nobel Committee if the current Chairman Thorbjørn Jagland is ousted as expected later this year.

Cyprus mayor suspected of marriage racket

Cyprus mayor suspected of marriage racket

The former mayor of the tiny municipality of Lysi in Northern Cyprus has been accused of presiding over fake marriages between Romanian and Bulgarian women and Bangladeshi and Pakistani men seeking the right to live and work in Norway.