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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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Iran students face expulsion from Norway over sanctions

Saturday, July 26th 2014, 23:27
related countries: Iran Iran

How sanctions are hurting Iranian science students in Norway
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Norway in Syria-linked terror alert

Thursday, July 24th 2014, 11:01
related countries: Syria Syria

Norway is boosting security because of an imminent threat from people linked to Islamist militants in Syria, Norway's intelligence chief says.
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Kristoff sprints to stage 15 win

Sunday, July 20th 2014, 17:19
related countries: France France

Norway's Alexander Kristoff sprints to victory on stage 15 of the Tour de France and Vincenzo Nibali retains the overall lead.
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LA route may revive budget long-haul

Wednesday, July 2nd 2014, 13:45

A Norwegian Dreamliner's direct flight to Los Angeles has revived hopes for a budget long-haul market.
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E-voting experiments end in Norway

Friday, June 27th 2014, 11:12

Security fears have prompted Norway to end its trials of electronic voting during national elections.
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Celtic appoint Deila as new manager

Friday, June 6th 2014, 10:11

Norwegian Ronny Deila is appointed as the new manager of Celtic on a 12-month rolling contract.
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Rolling Stones resume tour in Oslo

Tuesday, May 27th 2014, 10:16
related places: Oslo

The Rolling Stones return to the stage in Norway for their first show since Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott died in March.
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Donors pledge $600m in S Sudan aid

Tuesday, May 20th 2014, 15:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Donors including the US and the UK pledge more than $600m (£360m; 440m euros) in aid to South Sudan at a conference in Norway.
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UN appoints first woman commander

Tuesday, May 13th 2014, 8:51
related countries: Cyprus Cyprus
related places: For

For the first time, a woman will command a UN peacekeeping force, as Norway's Major General Kristin Lund is appointed to lead troops in Cyprus.
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Norwegian army tests Oculus headset

Tuesday, May 6th 2014, 13:14

The Norwegian army has been testing virtual reality headsets as a way of seeing what lies ahead when inside tanks.
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Backlash over Norway memorial plan

Saturday, April 12th 2014, 0:47

Disquiet over plans for Norway massacre memorial
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DNA tests identify Norway amnesiac

Friday, April 11th 2014, 15:49
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

DNA tests confirm that a man found in a snowdrift in Norway suffering from amnesia is from the Czech Republic, police say.
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Norway amnesiac is our son - couple

Thursday, April 10th 2014, 16:50
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic
related places: Oslo

A Czech couple come forward to say that a man found in a snowdrift near Oslo last December apparently suffering from amnesia is their son.
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Mystery over Norway snowdrift man

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 17:29

Police in Norway release photos in a bid to identify a young English-speaking man found in a snowdrift in December, apparently suffering from amnesia.
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Nato names Stoltenberg next chief

Friday, March 28th 2014, 16:29
related countries: Denmark Denmark

Norway's ex-PM Jens Stoltenberg is appointed next Nato secretary general, replacing Denmark's Anders Fogh Rasmussen.
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Friday, March 21st 2014, 12:37

A Norwegian museum returns a Matisse painting that was looted by the Nazis to the family of Jewish art dealer Paul Rosenberg.
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Norway hears online child death case

Tuesday, March 11th 2014, 23:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Oslo

A Norwegian woman and her British lover go on trial in Oslo, accused of killing her 22-month-old child under instructions from the UK via Skype.
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Gaping hole to mark Breivik victims

Thursday, March 6th 2014, 16:14
related places: Breivik

Norway will cut a gaping hole through rock near the island of Utoeya to commemorate victims of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik.
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VIDEO: Funniest moments of Sochi 2014

Sunday, February 23rd 2014, 14:30
related countries: Russia Russia

BBC Sport looks back at some of the funniest moments from Sochi 2014, from the outrageous trousers of Norway's curlers to the Russian police choir's take on Daft Punk.
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Briton gets life for Congo killing

Wednesday, February 19th 2014, 19:59
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: A

A court in DR Congo imposes a life sentence on a joint UK-Norwegian national for killing a fellow convict in jail.
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Bjoergen wins fifth Olympic gold

Wednesday, February 19th 2014, 13:37

Marit Bjoergen claims the fifth Olympic gold medal of her career as Norway make up for cross-country disappointments.
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GB men into curling semi-finals

Tuesday, February 18th 2014, 11:00

Great Britain's men's curlers are into the Winter Olympics semi-finals after beating Norway in a play-off.
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