Norway chess champ wins three games blind

Norway chess champ wins three games blind

Norwegian chess champion Magnus Carlsen, the world's top player, has wowed chess fans by playing three timed games simultaneously while blindfolded.

Norway settles for $2m in US equal pay case

Norway settles for $2m in US equal pay case

Norway has agreed to shell out $2m to a former US consular employee after backing down on a long-running gender discrimination case that MPs complain has damaged the country’s reputation as a defender of women’s rights.