Norway's fishing minister has pledged to work harder to restart exports of whale meat to Japan, after one of the country's leading chroniclers of the whaling industry warned that it could die out within ten years.
Norway's Ila high security prison will next week release a multiple rapist and murderer who has for 30 years been considered too dangerous to be let out on parole.
The Norwegian film director Hans Petter Moland has pledged to make the first "truly successful" Viking movie, based on The Long Ships, the classic 1940s novel by Frans G Bengtsson.
Norwegian lobbying firm First House hit back on Wednesday at "very serious accusations" made by Aftenposten newspaper that "Chinese interests" had hired it to influence the selection of the committee which awards the Nobel Peace Prize.
Norwegian comedy duo Ylvis caused titters at the Webby 'Internet Oscars' on Tuesday night by accepting their award with particularly inventive version of the award's traditional five-word speech.
Norwegian forensic scientists surgically removed the hearts and brains of around 700 dead babies for research purposes without informing the parents, the country's VG newspaper has discovered.