Crewman goes awol from Norway rescue boat

Crewman goes awol from Norway rescue boat

A crew member for one of the two Norwegian ships sent to rescue refugees crossing the Mediterranean has gone missing without leave at a port in Sicily.

Nobel director regretted Obama peace prize

Nobel director regretted Obama peace prize

A former director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute has admitted his regrets about the 2009 award of the Nobel Peace Prize to US President Barack Obama.

Norway man sawed neighbour’s house in half

Norway man sawed neighbour’s house in half

A man in Norway faces up to six years in jail after he sawed his neighbour's outhouse in two on the grounds that part of it jutted over onto his land.

Comedian: ‘Throw the Swedes out of Norway’

Comedian: ‘Throw the Swedes out of Norway’

UPDATED: A Norwegian comic causing a stir in Sweden has told The Local why he wrote a blog post calling on his country people to throw all Swedes out of Norway.