Norwegian city announces plan to stop naming streets after men

Norwegian city announces plan to stop naming streets after men

The city council in Bergen has proposed that streets, squares and municipal buildings no longer be named after men apart from in "very special cases". The plan has provoked opposition in some quarters.

Isolation nearly over for Norway penguins as vaccination arrives

Isolation nearly over for Norway penguins as vaccination arrives

Bergen: Increased Covid-19 infection rates reported in Norwegian city

Bergen: Increased Covid-19 infection rates reported in Norwegian city

Bergen: Norwegian city lifts local Covid-19 restrictions

Bergen: Norwegian city lifts local Covid-19 restrictions

Bergen: Mayor fears ‘brutal mathematics’ as new Covid-19 case numbers rise

Bergen: Mayor fears ‘brutal mathematics’ as new Covid-19 case numbers rise

Bergen: Norwegian city to lock down as coronavirus restrictions tightened

Bergen: Norwegian city to lock down as coronavirus restrictions tightened

New road could cut Bergen-Oslo journey time to four hours

New road could cut Bergen-Oslo journey time to four hours

Bergen is world’s third-best ‘small city’ in new international ranking

Bergen is world’s third-best ‘small city’ in new international ranking

The world’s largest gingerbread town can be found in Norway

The world’s largest gingerbread town can be found in Norway

Bergen announces local restrictions after detecting 77 new Covid-19 cases

Bergen announces local restrictions after detecting 77 new Covid-19 cases

Cracked dam threatens Bergen city district

Cracked dam threatens Bergen city district

New politician street art appears at site of Norway’s ‘minister crucifixion’ painting

New politician street art appears at site of Norway’s ‘minister crucifixion’ painting

Provocative Bergen street art gone after vandalism

Provocative Bergen street art gone after vandalism

Norway street artist stokes debate with ‘crucifixion’ Listhaug painting

Norway street artist stokes debate with ‘crucifixion’ Listhaug painting

Bergen drops plans to offset pollution with toll increase… for now

Bergen drops plans to offset pollution with toll increase… for now

Norwegian city considers 500 percent toll raise to combat pollution

Norwegian city considers 500 percent toll raise to combat pollution

Norway’s quirkiest museums

Norway’s quirkiest museums

Not-so-rainy Norwegian city sets record for warm September weather

Not-so-rainy Norwegian city sets record for warm September weather

Cycling: Sagan wins historic third straight world title in Norway

Cycling: Sagan wins historic third straight world title in Norway

Bergen for first-timers… and return visitors

Bergen for first-timers… and return visitors

Man who ‘threatened’ Norway police shot in Bergen

Man who ‘threatened’ Norway police shot in Bergen

Norwegian customs get a Kinder surprise

Norwegian customs get a Kinder surprise

Police investigate explosion at Norwegian asylum centre

Police investigate explosion at Norwegian asylum centre

Rain and records continue to fall in Bergen

Rain and records continue to fall in Bergen

Oslo and Bergen could give away free heroin

Oslo and Bergen could give away free heroin

Norway PM beats Candy Crush level 300

Norway PM beats Candy Crush level 300

Work to start on world’s tallest wooden house

Work to start on world’s tallest wooden house

Bergen Labour party votes to free all drugs

Bergen Labour party votes to free all drugs

School uses zombie game to teach ethics

School uses zombie game to teach ethics

Pussy Riot to attend Bergen film festival

Pussy Riot to attend Bergen film festival

Bergen hospital to hand out free heroin

Bergen hospital to hand out free heroin

VIDEO: Trucks almost crush car in storm

VIDEO: Trucks almost crush car in storm

VIDEO: Storm batters Norway’s south coast

VIDEO: Storm batters Norway’s south coast

Father and son duo Norway’s top earners

Father and son duo Norway’s top earners

‘World’s ugliest ship’ docks in Norway

‘World’s ugliest ship’ docks in Norway

Bergen to close Norway’s biggest heroin park

Bergen to close Norway’s biggest heroin park

Norway firm supplied Costa Concordia salvage

Norway firm supplied Costa Concordia salvage

Bergen police hunt arsonist behind 14 fires

Bergen police hunt arsonist behind 14 fires

VIDEO: Divers swim with whale off Norway

VIDEO: Divers swim with whale off Norway

Sperm whale freed from Bergen bay

Sperm whale freed from Bergen bay

Two women held captive in Bergen flat

Two women held captive in Bergen flat

VIDEO: Boy swims with sperm whale off Norway

VIDEO: Boy swims with sperm whale off Norway

Scientists sound alarm over Arctic Ocean acidity

Scientists sound alarm over Arctic Ocean acidity

Police hunt suspects in Bergen group rape

Police hunt suspects in Bergen group rape

Bergen gets wettest July day since 1938

Bergen gets wettest July day since 1938

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Bergen man attacks own reflection

Ferry group raising cash for Norway-England line

Ferry group raising cash for Norway-England line

Hairy Swedish dad tells Norway: I’m not a woman

Hairy Swedish dad tells Norway: I’m not a woman

Sunbed woman shocked as men crash through ceiling

Sunbed woman shocked as men crash through ceiling

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Norwegian motorist drove without licence for 36 years

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Storm crashes into coastal Norwegian towns

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Late-blooming lesbians start Bergen club

Norway-England ferry ‘could make a comeback’

Norway-England ferry ‘could make a comeback’