Norway rescuers regret short stay in Nepal

Norway rescuers regret short stay in Nepal

The team of rescue workers sent to help save lives in the wake of last month’s devastating Nepal earthquake have expressed regrets that they were not able to spend longer helping the country pull itself out of chaos.

Knausgård is planning a new novel: Dagbladet

Knausgård is planning a new novel: Dagbladet

The Norwegian writer Karl Ove Knausgård has started planning a new novel, Norway’s Dagbladet newspaper has reported, showing the literary sensation coming out of retirement as an author less than four years after he entered it.

Norway ends blasphemy law after Hebdo attack

Norway ends blasphemy law after Hebdo attack

Norway has scrapped its longstanding blasphemy law, meaning it is now legal to mock the beliefs of others, in a direct response to January’s brutal attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.