Oslo is the crystal meth capital of Europe

Oslo is the crystal meth capital of Europe

Waste water in Oslo contains a significantly higher concentration of methamphetamines than that of any other major European city, according to a new study.

Taliban admit to informal Norway talks

Taliban admit to informal Norway talks

The Taliban on Friday admitted taking part in informal talks in Norway with an Afghan delegation, reportedly made up of women, signalling a nascent dialogue despite an escalating militant offensive.

Norway votes for largest coal divestment ever

Norway votes for largest coal divestment ever

Norway’s parliament on Friday voted through the country’s historic decision to move its massive $880bn oil fund out of coal investments, in a move WWF head Nina Jensen described as “probably the most important greenhouse gas decision parliament has ever taken”.

Fast Scandi capitals train link speeds back on track

Fast Scandi capitals train link speeds back on track

A new high speed rail link between Stockholm and Oslo is set to get moving this August, despite an announcement earlier this week that plans to test super fast trains between the capitals were being put on hold.