Norway’s constitution beats US rival: experts

Norway’s constitution beats US rival: experts

Norway's constitution may be 25 years younger than that of the US, but according to a paper released to mark the bicentenary by two prominent academics, its greater flexibility gives it a greater chance of enduring.

Oslo police to seize confetti and balloons

Oslo police to seize confetti and balloons

It's the party of a lifetime, celebrating 200 years of the world's second most long-lasting constitution: A perfect time then for a police crack-down on confetti and party balloons.

Norway prepares for party of two centuries

Norway prepares for party of two centuries

Norwegians were on Friday dusting off their traditional 'bunad' costumes ahead of Saturday's nationwide festivities to mark May 17, the 200th anniversary of the signing of the country's constitution.