Centre Party in Breivik Facebook page storm

Centre Party in Breivik Facebook page storm

Jan-Ove Fromreide, a candidate for the Centre Party in Askøy in Hordaland, has resigned from the party’s electoral list after it was discovered that he runs an extreme right-wing Facebook page that has praised Anders Breivik.

Norway makes EU deal to extend fish exports

Norway makes EU deal to extend fish exports

Norway has confirmed that it will contribute €400m a year to boost social and economic equality in Europe in exchange for improved access for Norwegian exports in EU markets, especially fish and seafood.

Men held for ‘underage rape’ at rock festival

Men held for ‘underage rape’ at rock festival

The alleged rape took place on Saturday night at the Malakoff rock festival in Nordfjordeid in western Norway and three men were arrested on Sunday night.

Norwegian triumphs in Plácido Domingo contest

Norwegian triumphs in Plácido Domingo contest

A Norwegian soprano was declared the female winner on Sunday of singing competition Operalia, established by opera star Plácido Domingo to foster young talent.