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Norwegian in underwear stops car thief

Thursday, January 21st 2016, 10:55

A Norwegian man wearing only his boxer shorts stopped a thief from stealing his car by clinging to the roof in a hair-raising ride at -17C.
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Damaging North sea collision averted

Thursday, December 31st 2015, 15:41
related countries: China China

A potential disaster in the North Sea is narrowly averted after a large unmanned barge goes adrift in high seas and almost collides with oil rigs.
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Letter from Africa: What can Ghana learn from Norway?

Tuesday, December 22nd 2015, 1:02
related countries: Ghana Ghana

What Ghana can learn from one little Norwegian town
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Avalanche hits Norway's Arctic outpost

Saturday, December 19th 2015, 23:59
related countries: Svalbard Svalbard

An avalanche has hit the main settlement on Norway's Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, killing one person and injuring nine others.
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'Father Christmas obituary' published

Friday, December 4th 2015, 14:51

A Norwegian newspaper apologises to its readers after publishing an obituary for "Father Christmas".
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IS claims two more hostage killings

Thursday, November 19th 2015, 6:56
related countries: China China

Islamic State militants say they have killed two hostages - a Norwegian and a Chinese national - after demanding ransoms from their governments.
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Purple slime coats Norway fjord

Thursday, November 12th 2015, 10:30

Purple slime coats Norway fjord
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Romania fire victims flown to UK

Sunday, November 8th 2015, 22:02
related countries: Romania Romania, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Bucharest

Twelve victims of the Bucharest nightclub fire are flown by Nato to hospitals in the UK and Norway, as the death toll rises to 45.
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Bieber sorry for storming off stage

Friday, October 30th 2015, 11:09

Justin Bieber says sorry for storming off stage after performing only one song in Norway.
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Seeking asylum on children's bicycles

Thursday, October 22nd 2015, 23:26

The pedalling migrants who travel via Arctic Russia
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Philippines examines hostages video

Wednesday, October 14th 2015, 10:48
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The Philippine government is examining an online video that appears to show two Canadians, a Norwegian and a Filipino who were kidnapped last month.
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Breivik threatens to starve to death

Wednesday, September 30th 2015, 10:45

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has threatened to starve himself to death in protest of alleged prison isolation.
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Kenya frees ship after UN weapons row

Saturday, September 26th 2015, 16:08
related countries: Kenya Kenya
related places: Mombasa

A Norwegian ship detained in Kenya's Mombasa port for more than a week on suspicion of carrying drugs and illegal UN weapons is released.
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Gunmen kidnap tourists in Philippines

Tuesday, September 22nd 2015, 3:40
related countries: Philippines Philippines
related places: Mindanao

Two Canadians, a Norwegian and a local woman are kidnapped by gunmen from a resort in the Philippines island of Mindanao, says the army.
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Australian dies in Norway cliff fall

Tuesday, September 8th 2015, 4:29
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A 24-year-old Australian exchange student has fallen to her death from the famous Trolltunga cliff in Norway.
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Dead woman named as concert pianist

Monday, August 31st 2015, 12:05
related places: A

A woman found with fatal head injuries in Manchester is named by police as Norwegian concert pianist Natalia Strelchenko.
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VIDEO: Utoeya: Survivor faces deportation

Friday, August 28th 2015, 3:34

There have been protests in Norway, against a decision to deport a survivor of the 2011 terror attack on the small island of Utoeya.
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Norway jails whisky-drinking co-pilot

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 9:26
related countries: Latvia Latvia

A Latvian co-pilot who admitted drinking whisky and beer hours before an airBaltic flight from Norway to Crete is jailed for six months.
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Utoeya hosts Norway students again

Friday, August 7th 2015, 0:01

Students return four years on from Norway killings
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VIDEO: Norway remembers Utoeya victims

Thursday, August 6th 2015, 23:09

Four years after Norway's Utoeya massacre, Paul Adams visits the site of the old camp and the memorial to Anders Breivik's victims
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VIDEO: Norway camp reopens after 2011 massacre

Wednesday, August 5th 2015, 17:33

Four years after Anders Behring Breivik shot dozens of teenagers dead, the Norwegian island of Utoeya is reopening for business this weekend as it hosts its first Labour youth camp since the massacre.
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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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