Norwegian Putin satire goes viral in Russia

Norwegian Putin satire goes viral in Russia

A Norwegian animated satire on this month’s 11-day disappearance of Russian President Vladimir Putin has hit a nerve in Russia, winning almost 900,000 views on YouTube, almost all of which came from the former Soviet Union.

Norway refugee boss to chair aid academy

Norway refugee boss to chair aid academy

The world's first academy to train local aid workers and volunteers as first responders to disasters that occur in their own countries was launched in London on Monday.

Norway man glued own beard to victim’s scalp

Norway man glued own beard to victim’s scalp

A man in Norway faces jail after cutting off his own hair and beard and then gluing it to another man’s head in an apparent attempt to create a toupée.

Police find torture clips on refugee phones

Police find torture clips on refugee phones

Norwegian Police have found video clips of torture, mutilation, and executions saved on the mobile phones of those seeking asylum in Norway, the Police Immigration Service has told the country’s Dagsavisen newspaper.