Swedes mock Norway Eurovision entry

Swedes mock Norway Eurovision entry

It’s that time of year again! Norway’s Eurovision entry, A Monster Like Me, has been mocked mercilessly by a panel of Swedish pop experts, with Tess Merkel from schlager-masters Alcazar dismissing it as an “Adele rip-off”.

Norway’s Baltic F-16 in first run-in with Russians

Norway’s Baltic F-16 in first run-in with Russians

The Norwegian F-16 aircraft sent to guard Nato’s eastern border have had their first run-in with a Russian aircraft, after an Antonov An-22 transport aircraft came close to entering Lithuanian airspace.

Electric cars lose right to drive in Oslo bus lanes

Electric cars lose right to drive in Oslo bus lanes

Norway is to strip electric cars of their nationwide right to drive in bus lanes, removing a key incentive that has helped turn the Nordic country into the world’s leader for electric vehicles.

Norway’s men soon to be among Europe’s fattest

Norway’s men soon to be among Europe’s fattest

Norwegian men might want to cut down on the sticky cinnamon buns if a new WHO report is anything to go by. A shocking 76 percent will be overweight by 2030, up from 58 percent in 2010.

Is Brexit a good idea? Lessons from Norway

Is Brexit a good idea? Lessons from Norway

Norway twice voted not to join the European Union, and British eurosceptics often use the country as a shining example. But a new study says membership would boost the Norwegian economy.