Thailand's military junta has threatened to block Norway's Telenor from bidding in the country's upcoming 4G auctions in retaliation for revealing that it was ordered to block Facebook in the immediate aftermath of last month's military coup.
A 46-year-old Norwegian man has been sentenced to seven and a half years in prison for raping two Filipina au pairs.
The head of Norway's football association has backed his Dutch counterpart's call for Sepp Blatter, the embattled Fifa president, to quit next year.
Norway could introduce a national ban on begging next year after the country's ruling right-wing coalition struck a deal giving it majority support for the measure.
Norway's industry minister has defended the country's majority state-owned telecoms company Telenor for blocking access to Facebook in Thailand on the orders of the country's new military junta.
An eight-year-old girl and her six-year-old sister have been abducted by two masked men on their way home from school in Kongsvinger, on Norway's border with Sweden.