Norway sees first synthetic cannabis death

Norway sees first synthetic cannabis death

A 22-year-old Norwegian man has died from synthetic marijuana use, making him the first known Norwegian victim of the drug.

Norwegian who raped woman in sleep goes free

Norwegian who raped woman in sleep goes free

A Norwegian man who admitted to raping his Irish girlfriend up to ten times while she slept has escaped with a suspended jail sentence.

Norwegian jihadi fighter jailed for eight years

Norwegian jihadi fighter jailed for eight years

A 24-year-old Norwegian man accused of fighting for Islamist groups in Syria was given an eight-year jail term on Monday on charges of abetting a terrorist organisation, local media reported.

Norway woman dies after given chemo by mistake

Norway woman dies after given chemo by mistake

A woman in Norway has died after a doctor who intended to prescribe her with an antidepressant instead gave her a triple dose of a powerful chemotherapy drug.

Scandinavian markets calmed after Greece deal

Scandinavian markets calmed after Greece deal

UPDATED: Stock markets in the Nordics got a boost on Monday morning after eurozone leaders struck a deal for a new financial aid programme for Greece.