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Post-Brexit model - Norway or Canada?

Monday, June 27th 2016, 15:59
related countries: Canada Canada, Singapore Singapore, Switzerland Switzerland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Norway, Switzerland, Canada or Singapore? What approach should the UK take to trade deals with the EU and others, once it leaves the European bloc?
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Snow mobiles

Thursday, June 9th 2016, 23:00

Why is Norway - population five million - embracing electric cars with such enthusiasm?
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VIDEO: Norway's migrants taught 'cultural codes'

Tuesday, June 7th 2016, 6:59

Migrants in Norway are being educated about the country's "cultural codes" in an effort to prevent sexual assaults, as James Longman reports.
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The Unabomber and the Norwegian mass murderer

Friday, May 27th 2016, 23:28

How the Unabomber and his Nordic fan want you to listen
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Norway stages 32-hour app term reading

Wednesday, May 25th 2016, 15:58

The consumer agency in Norway stages a live reading of app terms and conditions lasting over 30 hours in protest against their "absurd" length.
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VIDEO: Thirteen presumed dead in Norway crash

Saturday, April 30th 2016, 8:50
related places: Bergen

Thirteen people are presumed dead after a crash near Bergen in Norway, in which eyewitnesses say the rotor blades separated from the helicopter.
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Thirteen dead in Norway helicopter crash

Friday, April 29th 2016, 21:22
related places: Bergen

All 13 people on board a helicopter which crashed near the Norwegian city of Bergen are presumed dead, rescuers say.
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Norway appeals over Breivik rights ruling

Tuesday, April 26th 2016, 13:45
related places: Breivik

The Norwegian justice ministry says it will appeal against the verdict won by mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik over his treatment in prison.
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Snowden files Norway lawsuit over award

Thursday, April 21st 2016, 16:04
related countries: United States United States
related places: Lawyers

Lawyers for Edward Snowden file a lawsuit to seek guarantees that Norway will not extradite him to the US if he visits to receive an award.
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Norway minister's Med stunt backfires

Thursday, April 21st 2016, 12:43

Norway's immigration minister faces online ridicule for jumping off a rescue boat in a survival suit.
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Killer Breivik wins human rights case

Wednesday, April 20th 2016, 19:45

Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik wins part of a human rights case against the Norwegian state, alleging "inhuman or degrading treatment".
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Algeria gas facility comes under attack

Friday, March 18th 2016, 12:17
related places: A

A gas facility jointly run by Norway's Statoil and BP comes under rocket attack but no one is hurt, officials say.
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Breivik says Norway trying to kill him

Wednesday, March 16th 2016, 13:04

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik tells a courtroom that the state has tried to kill him with five years of solitary confinement.
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Just how cushy are Norwegian prisons?

Wednesday, March 16th 2016, 1:27

Why Norway may be the best country to be a prisoner
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Breivik sues Norway over jail isolation

Tuesday, March 15th 2016, 11:43

Jailed Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik gives a Nazi salute as he returns to court to argue that his isolation violates his rights.
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VIDEO: Norway killer Breivik gives Nazi salute

Tuesday, March 15th 2016, 9:03
related places: Breivik

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has given a Nazi salute upon his return to court to accuse the government of violating his human rights by holding him in isolation.
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VIDEO: Norway: Lessons from a non-EU country

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 22:44

Alan Little reports from Norway, which despite not having joined the EU, has found itself "drawn into the orbit of European integration all the same."
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VIDEO: Speed record team test sledge design

Wednesday, February 17th 2016, 19:54
related places: A

A group of friends from Norway have designed a gravity-powered snow sledge which they hope will beat the world speed record.
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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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