Telenor ‘worried’ by Vimpelcom $900m fund

Telenor ‘worried’ by Vimpelcom $900m fund

Norwegian mobile giant Telenor has expressed “serious concerns” after Russia’s Vimpelcom, in which its 33 percent stake, announced it was putting $900m aside for fines from an ongoing corruption probe.

Fact: Salmon sushi is a Norwegian invention

Fact: Salmon sushi is a Norwegian invention

Do you like Salmon sushi and sashimi? Then you should thank the Norwegians, who not only dreamt up the dish but also got the Japanese to eat it.

Norway ethics body backs IVF for legal males

Norway ethics body backs IVF for legal males

A Norwegian scientific ethics body has backed government plans to allow those who change legal gender from female to male to retain their ovaries and have children.

Norway duo’s rapper heist skit goes viral

Norway duo’s rapper heist skit goes viral

Two Norwegian comedians got Chicago’s fastest rapper and his sidekick to improvise a bank heist film on the spot, then used the recording for a film they acted out themselves back in Oslo. Amazingly, it works.