China upset at Norway for expelling academic

China upset at Norway for expelling academic

China on Wednesday sharply criticized Norway for expelling a Chinese academic, in the latest diplomatic fracas to roil relations between the two countries.

Why most UK expats will shun general election

Why most UK expats will shun general election

The deadline for registering to vote in the UK general elections is fast approaching, but not all UK expats will be casting their vote. We talked to Brits around Europe about why they will be voting – or not.

Norway pledges to cut emissions by 40 percent

Norway pledges to cut emissions by 40 percent

Norway has pledged to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases by 40 percent of 1990 levels by 2030, matching targets set by the European Union.

Experts call for sunbed ban in sunless Norway

Experts call for sunbed ban in sunless Norway

Norway's national health research institute has called for a ban on sunbeds, arguing that their popularity in the dark, often overcast nation has led to a tenfold increase in skin cancer.

Norway teacher charged with abusing 20 girls

Norway teacher charged with abusing 20 girls

A music teacher from eastern Norway has been charged with abusing nearly 20 young girls, with the youngest alleged victim only ten years old when the offence took place.

Mohammed cartoon editor put up for Nobel

Mohammed cartoon editor put up for Nobel

The Danish newspaper editor Flemming Rose, who made waves in 2005 by publishing Prophet Mohammed cartoons in his paper Jyllands-Posten, was one of those nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize ahead of this week's deadline.