Oslo pigeon lays egg in frying pan

Oslo pigeon lays egg in frying pan

An Oslo man's unhappiness at discovering that a pigeon had flown through a window and defecated all over his kitchen turned to laughter when he found an egg laid in his frying pan.

Russia smears US with Nobel committee claim

Russia smears US with Nobel committee claim

Russian media is claiming that the United States has lobbied the Norwegian Nobel Committee to award the peace prize to Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko, citing a 'leaked' letter which the US embassy in Oslo has dismissed as a fake.

UN quota refugees had terror links: Norway PST

UN quota refugees had terror links: Norway PST

Several refugees sent to Norway under the UN’s quota system turned out to have close links to the terror groups Islamic State (IS) and the al-Nusra Front, Norway’s Police Security Service (PST) has revealed.

Drunk passengers force SAS alcohol rule change

Drunk passengers force SAS alcohol rule change

Scandinavian airline SAS has announced new guidelines designed to limit passengers travelling within Europe to three alcoholic drinks per flight, following problems with drunk passengers last summer.

‘Snowden could come to Norway to collect prize’

‘Snowden could come to Norway to collect prize’

The Norwegian academy which on Tuesday awarded Edward Snowden its “freedom of expression” prize is lobbying its government government to allow him to come to Norway to collect the prize, meaning he may be able to leave Russia for the first time since claiming asylum in 2013.

Faster Stockholm to Oslo train plans shelved

Faster Stockholm to Oslo train plans shelved

Business travellers hoping for a quicker route between Stockholm and Oslo were left disappointed on Tuesday, after Sweden's state-owned train operator abruptly pulled the plug on its high-speed train bid between the two capitals.

Norway’s foreign min urges UK to stay in EU

Norway’s foreign min urges UK to stay in EU

Norwegian foreign minister Børge Brende has warned that the UK will lose influence, while still being forced to implement European Union directives, if it chooses to leave the union.