Katy Perry bigs up 18-yr-old Norwegian ‘angel’

Katy Perry bigs up 18-yr-old Norwegian ‘angel’

American superstar Katy Perry has deployed the mighty power of her world-beating Twitter account to anoint a fresh-faced 18-year-old from Bergen as pop’s next big thing.

Norwegian hits unions with surprise reshuffle

Norwegian hits unions with surprise reshuffle

Scandinavian budget airline Norwegian is transferring all its pilots in Sweden, Norway and Denmark to three new daughter companies, it announced on Thursday afternoon, as tensions grew on the sixth day of industrial action.

No legal basis to arrest 1982 Paris attack suspect

No legal basis to arrest 1982 Paris attack suspect

Norway is unlikely to extradite a citizen suspected of links to a 1982 attack on a Jewish restaurant in Paris after France issued an arrest warrant for him, an official said Thursday.

Speed used in Norway to work longer hours: study

Speed used in Norway to work longer hours: study

A University of Oslo study has found that amphetamines are often used by blue-collar workers such as carpenters, bricklayers, and rig workers, simply to work harder for longer hours.

Norway ‘retarded cousin who won the lottery’

Norway ‘retarded cousin who won the lottery’

An upcoming Swedish film is likely to ruffle some feathers when it is released in Norway later this year, given a Swedish character’s description of Norway as “a retarded cousin who has won the lottery”.

Norwegian hires charter flights as talks start

Norwegian hires charter flights as talks start

Budget Scandinavian airline Norwegian has asked Small Planet Airlines to operate some of its flights in Europe after around 700 of the company’s pilots went on strike. But dozens of services from cities including Stockholm, Oslo and Copenhagen remain cancelled.