Norway hospital saves cash with dirty windows

Norway hospital saves cash with dirty windows

A penny-pinching hospital in Norway has decided to stop cleaning its windows for a whole year to save money for patient care.

Owl and badger locked in mystery death hug

Owl and badger locked in mystery death hug

How did an owl end up dead by a remote roadside locked in the embrace of an equally dead badger? The question has vexed Norway since a picture of the odd pair was posted on Facebook on Tuesday.

‘Trekker Willi’ heads to Norway at 18 km/h

‘Trekker Willi’ heads to Norway at 18 km/h

Spring is in the air and Trekker Willi, Germany's answer to Jack Kerouac, is hitting the road again aboard his trusty tractor “Robert” - with a destination well over the horizon.

Mother ‘shut in dog crate and dropped in river’

Mother ‘shut in dog crate and dropped in river’

A 34-year-old man in Norway has confessed that he put the dead body of his partner's mother into an iron dog cage and then dropped it into a nearby river, claiming that his partner had murdered her beforehand.

Four become youngest Norwegians to ski to Pole

Four become youngest Norwegians to ski to Pole

Four 13-year-olds have become the youngest Norwegians to ski to the North Pole, after they ended a gruelling six-day trek on Tuesday.

Gammel Dansk is now made in Oslo

Gammel Dansk is now made in Oslo

Oslo distillery Arcus Gruppen is taking over the production of tradition-rich Danish spirits Gammel Dansk and Aalborg Akvavit, with the city of Aalborg on Tueday making a bittersweet toast as the last batch left town.