Afghan interpreter makes Norway return

Afghan interpreter makes Norway return

Afghan interpreter Faizullah Muradi returned to Norway on Thursday to have his asylum case heard, following a u-turn by Norwegian authorities.

Tibetans slam Norway over Dalai Lama snub

Tibetans slam Norway over Dalai Lama snub

The leader of Tibet's exiled government criticised Thursday the Norwegian government's decision not to meet the Dalai Lama, saying it should have resisted Chinese pressure.

More US senators reject Norway envoy

More US senators reject Norway envoy

Minnesota senator Al Franken has pledged to vote against the appointment of George Tsunis as US ambassador to Norway, meaning both senators from the state - home to the largest Norwegian-American population - oppose President Obama's nominee.

Striking Norway barbers: ‘Let your hair grow’

Striking Norway barbers: ‘Let your hair grow’

Unions representing striking Norwegian hairdressers have called on members to indulge in a little follicle flamboyance after failing to reach a pay deal with employer representatives.

Norway police seek ‘dumdum’ ammo switch

Norway police seek ‘dumdum’ ammo switch

Norwegian police want to acquire expanding bullets, informally known as dumdum bullets and which are forbidden in international warfare, because they claim current ammunition risks collateral damage.