Man gets six years for abortion pill smoothie

Man gets six years for abortion pill smoothie

A court in Norway on Tuesday sentenced a man to six years in prison for slipping abortion pills into his ex-girlfriend's drink and causing a miscarriage, Norwegian media reported.

Norway Catholic Church denies ‘aggravated fraud’

Norway Catholic Church denies ‘aggravated fraud’

Norway's Catholic Church has denied committing fraud in its first official report responding to charges that it deliberately exaggerated its membership numbers to obtain more state aid, although it admitted its past methods were "unsatisfactory."

VIDEO: Piketty hammers Norwegian founder on air

VIDEO: Piketty hammers Norwegian founder on air

One of Norway's most respected entrepreneurs was left stuttering on Friday as superstar French economist Thomas Piketty asked him more than ten times in succession to give numbers on the extent of his wealth and the amount of tax he pays on it.

Snowden ‘changed nothing’: Norway spy

Snowden ‘changed nothing’: Norway spy

The leak of top secret documents by US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has resulted in “very few changes” to the way the US’s National Security Agency and its partners operate, Norway’s top spy has declared.