Six million visitors: a record month for The Local

Six million visitors: a record month for The Local

Six million people read The Local's sites last month – more than in any month since it was founded in 2004.

Nobel watcher says this year’s Peace Prize could be rebuke to Trump

Nobel watcher says this year’s Peace Prize could be rebuke to Trump

As activists seethe over Donald Trump's first days in the White House, some experts say this year's Nobel Peace Prize may prove to be an emphatic call on the president to respect human rights.

Norway asks Russia to explain ‘unjustifiable’ denial of visas to MPs

Norway asks Russia to explain ‘unjustifiable’ denial of visas to MPs

Norway wants answers after two leading MPs were refused visas and a parliamentary delegation's trip to Moscow was called off.