Pilots wow passengers with eclipse detours

Pilots wow passengers with eclipse detours

At least three pilots in Norway decided to take extra, unscheduled detours on Friday to give their passengers extended breathtaking views of the day's solar eclipse.

Norway eco group a ‘foreign agent’: Russia

Norway eco group a ‘foreign agent’: Russia

Russia on Friday added a branch of a Norwegian-based environmental NGO to its list of "foreign agents" under a controversial law that critics say is designed to curb civil society.

Sun watchers flock to Svalbard for total eclipse

Sun watchers flock to Svalbard for total eclipse

All eyes were on the skies early on Friday for a total solar eclipse in Svalbard, a remote Arctic archipelago.

Norway’s Dundas named Cavalli fashion head

Norway’s Dundas named Cavalli fashion head

Norwegian designer Peter Dundas has been appointed as the new creative director at the Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli, the company announced on Thursday.

Sweden’s feminists launch in Norway

Sweden’s feminists launch in Norway

Sweden’s Feminist Initiative party, which came within a whisker of entering parliament in last September’s election, is to launch in Norway on Monday, fielding candidates for municipal elections in Oslo and Bergen.