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News: Norway

We have started to collect the most important news related to Norway in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Norway: news

VIDEO: Groom swims to wedding

Friday, July 31st 2015, 7:21

A Norwegian groom swims across a fjorde to reach his bride for their wedding at a lighthouse.
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Breivik bomb van goes on display

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015, 12:01

Objects used by mass killer Anders Behring Breivik go on show in Norway amid fears the display could attract sympathisers.
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Breivik wins Oslo University place

Friday, July 17th 2015, 14:35

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik wins place to study political science at Oslo University.
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Leading Zimbabwe writer Hove dies

Monday, July 13th 2015, 12:21
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
related places: Hove

One of Zimbabwe's best known writers, Chenjerai Hove, a prominent critic of President Robert Mugabe, dies aged 59 in exile in Norway.
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Norway women 1-2 England women

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 23:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England reach the quarter-finals of the Women's World Cup at the expense of Norway thanks to a stunning strike from Lucy Bronze.
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England practising penalties - Scott

Friday, June 19th 2015, 23:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Alex Scott says England have been practising penalties for a month, before their last-16 match against Norway on Monday.
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England 'have weapons to hurt Norway'

Thursday, June 18th 2015, 1:08

England are building momentum ahead of their Women's World Cup last-16 tie against Norway says boss Mark Sampson.
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England Women 2-1 Colombia Women

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 22:30
related countries: Colombia Colombia

England will play Norway in the Women's World Cup last 16 after beating Colombia to finish second in Group F.
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Germany Women 1-1 Norway Women

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 21:54
related countries: Canada Canada, Germany Germany
related places: Ottawa

Two-time champions Germany are held to a Women's World Cup draw by Norway in Ottawa, Canada.
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Rutherford and Muir triumph in Oslo

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 20:51
related places: Oslo

Britain's Greg Rutherford wins the long jump and Laura Muir an impressive women's 1,500m in the Diamond League meeting in Oslo.
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Red card for calling player 'gay'

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 11:43
related places: A

A midfielder in Norway is sent off for calling an opponent "gay" as officials clamp down on homophobic language.
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Norway Women 4-0 Thailand Women

Sunday, June 7th 2015, 21:55
related countries: Canada Canada, Thailand Thailand
related places: Ottawa

Former champions Norway open their Women's World Cup campaign by thrashing tournament debutants Thailand in Ottawa.
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Afghan women talk to the Taliban

Saturday, June 6th 2015, 12:58
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Oslo

An all-female Afghan delegation holds historic talks with representatives of the Taliban in the Norwegian capital, Oslo.
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VIDEO: Oslo hospital's 'human error cure'

Saturday, May 9th 2015, 6:16
related places: A

A hospital in Norway it has developed a new drug that it hopes is a cure for the problem of human error.
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Pakistan air crash kills ambassadors

Friday, May 8th 2015, 17:26
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Philippines Philippines

A Pakistan military helicopter crashes in the north, killing seven people including the Norwegian and Philippine ambassadors, the army says.
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Climate drives new era in Arctic sea

Monday, May 4th 2015, 7:48
related countries: Arctic Ocean Arctic Ocean

Changes in the Arctic Ocean are so profound that the region is entering what amounts to "a new era", according to Norwegian scientists.
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Norway jails five over wolf hunting

Tuesday, April 21st 2015, 11:39
related places: Five

Five men are sentenced to prison in Norway for organising an illegal wolf hunt, in the country's first prosecution in such a case.
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The women making a song and dance about farming in Norway

Friday, April 10th 2015, 1:17

Making a song and dance about Norwegian agriculture
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Feminist Initiative shakes up politics in Sweden and Norway

Thursday, April 9th 2015, 0:33
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Swedish party puts women's rights in political spotlight
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Taiwan and Norway sign up to AIIB

Tuesday, March 31st 2015, 14:56
related countries: Japan Japan, Taiwan Taiwan

Taiwan and Norway join 40 nations to sign up to the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, but Japan has yet to decide whether to join.
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Top Gear Live shows postponed - BBC

Monday, March 23rd 2015, 6:25

Top Gear Live shows due to have been held in Norway next week have been postponed, the BBC confirms.
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PLO ends Israel security assistance

Thursday, March 5th 2015, 22:41
related countries: Israel Israel

The Palestine Liberation Organisation ends security co-operation with Israel which dates back to the 1993 Oslo Accords.
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Ski jump world record broken again

Sunday, February 15th 2015, 20:50

The ski jumping world record is broken for the second time in two days after Norway's Anders Fannemel leapt 251.5m
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