Norwegian police on Wednesday found two men in the boot of a car which was being escorted by members of the Outlaws biker gang who had stopped traffic in order to secure their speedy passage.
Norway's Labour and Progress parties have stated that they would consider revisiting the issue of a Muslim veil ban in the wake of a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights that a public ban does not violate the human rights of Muslim women.
Norway has seen the warmest June since 1953 with Oslo setting daily rainfall records, drought and highs of 28C in the south-west, and lows of -7C in Oppland on the year's longest day.
The Labour Party youth wing has backed down from plans to demolish parts of two buildings on Utøya, while flatly denying that their intention had ever been to erase memories of the 2011 massacre.
Norwegian energy companies Statoil and Statkraft said Tuesday they will build an offshore wind farm in Britain with 67 turbines that will eventually power over 400,000 homes.
A Norwegian citizen previously accused of making threats against the country's royal family has reportedly shown up in a jihadist video shot in Iraq, police said on Tuesday.