Stone Age skeleton judged Norway’s oldest

Stone Age skeleton judged Norway’s oldest

The Stone Age skeleton found in Norway last summer could be as much as 8000 years old, archeologists now believe, making it by far the oldest ever discovered in the country.

Norway King honours female president as ‘Mr’

Norway King honours female president as ‘Mr’

The letter Norway’s King Harald V sent to congratulate Croatia’s new president could not be faulted on protocol, but the republic’s first female head of state may have baulked at being referred to as ‘Mr’.

As it happened: Denmark mourns terror victims

As it happened: Denmark mourns terror victims

People across Denmark gathered on Monday to pay tribute to the victims of this weekend's attacks and show unity in the face of terror. The Local followed the commemorations as they happened.

Fellow inmates want Breivik out of solitary

Fellow inmates want Breivik out of solitary

Inmates at Norway’s Skein prison are backing the campaign of far-Right terrorist Anders Behring Breivik to be released from solitary confinement, although only because they feel his treatment draws resources away from them.

‘We must fight anti-Semitism’: Norway’s PM

‘We must fight anti-Semitism’: Norway’s PM

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg on Monday met Jewish leaders at Oslo’s synagogue to reassure them that Norway will do all it can to ensure that Jews continue to live safely in the city.