Norway inmates face pornography curbs

Norway inmates face pornography curbs

Norway's prisoners may have to make do with less porn after the country's prison authorities ruled that inmates can be denied access to titillating material if it "threatens peace, order and security".

US tourism to Norway still up on ‘Frozen effect’

US tourism to Norway still up on ‘Frozen effect’

Two years after the Disney hit Frozen put Norway firmly on the tourism map, the number of Americans flocking to experience the picturesque homeland of the Snow Queen Elsa and her kooky sister Anna continues to climb.

Norwegian’s message in a bottle back after 11yrs

Norwegian’s message in a bottle back after 11yrs

A Norwegian who threw a message in a bottle into the sea as a boy eleven years ago this week saw it reappear on Facebook after a post from the Swedish family which found it went viral.

Norway man rides north to south in wheelchair

Norway man rides north to south in wheelchair

A man has started journey from Nordkapp, Norway’s most northerly point, to Tønsberg in the south to raise money for a cancer charity.

79-year-old Norwegian swims to own wedding

79-year-old Norwegian swims to own wedding

A 79-year-old Norwegian has swum across a fjord in the pouring rain dressed only in swimming trunks and a bow tie to wed his 65-year-old bride-to-be on the rocks.