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Norway’s Svindal follows gut back to the slopes

Deep down in the pit of his stomach, Aksel Lund Svindal knows when it is time to start ski racing again.The Norwegian star plans to make his much-anticipated return in Tuesday's downhill training at the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships.

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Norwegians admire King Harald most in world

Norwegians admire King Harald more than any other man, a new survey by the pollsters YouGov has revealed, with the country ranking their monarch above such luminaries as Bill Gates, Barack Obama, Pope Francis and the Dalai Lama.

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Norway to ban aiding beggars in new law

Anyone helping homeless people by offering them travel money, shelter or food could face up to a year in prison according to the draft of a new anti-begging law put out for consultation in Norway.

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‘Jihad is so simple’: Norwegian posts Isis vid

A 29-year-old ethnic Norwegian Islamist has called on other Scandinavians to travel to Syria to join the terror group Isis, in a propaganda video posted online on Sunday.

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Norway deports most foreign criminals ever

Norwegian police last deported a record number of foreign criminals last year, as the country’s right-wing coalition government continues to push through an ever tougher stance.