US tourism to Norway soars on ‘Frozen effect’

US tourism to Norway soars on ‘Frozen effect’

The number of people travelling to Norway from the United States has increased by more than a third after Frozen, the Disney blockbuster largely based on the country, became a runaway hit.

Norwegian jihadi reported killed in Syria

Norwegian jihadi reported killed in Syria

Another Norwegian citizen has been killed fighting with jihadi groups in Syria, Norway's Dagbladet newspaper has reported.

Norway girl starts topless web craze

Norway girl starts topless web craze

A 20-year-old Norwegian and her two British pals have sparked a new internet craze by posing topless around the world and posting the pictures on Instagram.

Norway’s football team lose 4:0 to France

Norway’s football team lose 4:0 to France

Norway's national football team endured a 4:0 thrashing from France in Paris on Tuesday, in the latest of a string of humiliating defeats the team has seen since new manager Per Mathias Hogmø took over in September.

Carlsen sets sights on triple chess crown

Carlsen sets sights on triple chess crown

Norwegian chess phenomenon Magnus Carlsen has announced a new goal: to simultaneously hold the world chess titles in classical chess, rapid chess, and blitz chess.