Oslo tries to block Uber car-sharing service

Oslo tries to block Uber car-sharing service

The city of Oslo said Monday it had filed a police complaint against Uber, recently launched in Norway, claiming the car-sharing service did not have all the required permits.

‘Foreign fighter’ is Norway’s word of 2014

‘Foreign fighter’ is Norway’s word of 2014

The word "Fremmedkriger" (foreign fighter) was voted Word of the Year by the Language Council of Norway on Tuesday.

Video: Russian jet nearly hits Nato jet over Norway

Video: Russian jet nearly hits Nato jet over Norway

Startling video footage has been released of an airborne incident where a Russian jet fighter came close to colliding with a Nato F-16 over the skies of Norway, this week.

PST underestimate number of terror fighters from Norway

PST underestimate number of terror fighters from Norway

Government security authorities believe that more than 140 foreign fighters have left Norway for Syria and Iraq since autumn 2012. That is more than double the number they assumed at first, it was announced on Tuesday.