‘Is lobby group working for China on Nobel?’

‘Is lobby group working for China on Nobel?’

The political editor of Norway's Aftenposten newspaper has questioned whether "Chinese interests" have hired a top Oslo lobbying firm to influence the selection of the committee which awards the Nobel Peace Prize.

Donors pledge $600m to South Sudan in Oslo

Donors pledge $600m to South Sudan in Oslo

International donors pledged more than $600 million in aid to South Sudan on Tuesday at a conference in Oslo aimed at averting a famine threatening millions of people.

Why is the internet so ugly in Norway?: Swede

Why is the internet so ugly in Norway?: Swede

For the Swedish journalist Tobias Norström, visiting the webpage of VG.no, Norway's most visited news site, feels like "surfing on a news page from the late 1990s."

Norway yachtsman lost at sea off Amazon

Norway yachtsman lost at sea off Amazon

His mother was killed in a pirate attack in the Philippines in 1979, his father sank off the Netherlands Antilles in 1991, now Thomas Tangvald, the 37-year-old scion of Norway's most adventurous yachting family, has himself gone missing.

Caged dog found drowned in Norway

Caged dog found drowned in Norway

The carcass of a dog, which had been locked into a carry basket, and then wrapped in tape and rope, has washed up on the shoreline of northern Norway.

Norway farmers mount Oslo tractor protest

Norway farmers mount Oslo tractor protest

Oslo was braced for gridlock on Tuesday as some 3,000 farmers arrived in the city, many driving in tractors from farms more than 200km away to protest at the size of the government's proposed subsidy increase.