Norway commits military staff in fight against Isis

Norway commits military staff in fight against Isis

Norway's government officially ruled to let five Norwegian officers be included in the US-led coalition's fight against ISIS in Iraq, on Friday.

Muslim centre wanted on site of Munch Museum

Muslim centre wanted on site of Munch Museum

A foundation fronted by Conservative Party politician Aamir Sheikh wants to build a Muslim art centre on the current site of the Munch Museum in Tøyen, Oslo after the museum moves to Bjørvika in 2019.

Norway can ‘slightly boost’ gas supply to EU

Norway can ‘slightly boost’ gas supply to EU

Norway can slightly boost its gas supply this winter to EU countries hit by tensions with Russia over Ukraine but has little room for manoeuvre, the Norwegian energy minister Tord Lien said on Thursday in Brussels.

Bergen to host Cycling World Championship

Bergen to host Cycling World Championship

Bergen won the race to host the 2017 Cycling Road World Championship, it was announced on Thursday.