Norwegian rejection of Afghan family reunification linked to sharia law: report

Norwegian rejection of Afghan family reunification linked to sharia law: report

Norway’s immigration authorities have denied an Afghan family reunification due to a lack of documentation which has its roots on the Asian country’s civil law, which is partly derived from Islamic sharia.

Norway opposition demands answers over Saudi Arabia women’s commission vote

Norway opposition demands answers over Saudi Arabia women’s commission vote

Norway’s opposition parties have asked in parliament that the government confirm whether it voted for Saudi Arabia’s inclusion in a UN women’s rights commission.

Meet the locals: An interview with Tomasz Furmanek

Meet the locals: An interview with Tomasz Furmanek

His kayaking pictures have gone viral, and inspired many to go paddling in Norway. Our travel editor Marie Peyre interviewed Bergen resident and Norway enthusiast Tomasz Furmanek to talk kayak, photography and of course travel.