Norwegian world champ Johaug faces 14-month ban

Norwegian world champ Johaug faces 14-month ban

Norway's Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday called for a 14-month suspension against cross-country skier Therese Johaug, a seven-time world champion, after she failed a September drug test.

Norway’s Catholic Church fined for fraud over membership

Norway’s Catholic Church fined for fraud over membership

The Norwegian Catholic Church was fined on million kroner (more than €110,000) on Monday for exaggerating the number of members it has to receive more state aid.

Battle for world chess crown heads to final tiebreaker

Battle for world chess crown heads to final tiebreaker

All tied up after 12 matches, Norway's Magnus Carlsen and Russia's Sergei Karyakinto now face four tie-break games scheduled for Wednesday.

Norwegian woman ‘lucky’ to survive Swedish axe attack

Norwegian woman ‘lucky’ to survive Swedish axe attack

UPDATED: The woman had an axe thrown at her from a short distance in a candy store near Sweden's border with Norway.