Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

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.

World news related to Norway – overview

Norway: news

Malala receives joint Nobel award

Wednesday, December 10th 2014, 15:17
related places: Oslo

Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai and Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi receive the Nobel Peace Prize awards in Oslo.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: Humpback whales shock fishermen

Saturday, November 15th 2014, 0:26

Two Norwegian men fishing in Troms came within an arm's length of a group of humpback whales.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Hero boy' video faked by Norwegians

Friday, November 14th 2014, 20:16
related countries: Syria Syria

Norwegian director admits he staged a "Syrian" viral video
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Israel bans Norway doctor from Gaza

Friday, November 14th 2014, 13:45
related countries: Israel Israel

A Norwegian doctor, Mads Gilbert, is banned for life from entering Gaza by the Israeli government on security grounds.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway's long wait for rockslide

Thursday, October 30th 2014, 10:29

It could be a long wait for viewers, but Norwegian TV has set up a webcam in front of Mount Mannen in anticipation of a large rockslide.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Ukraine crisis spells Arctic freeze in Russia-Norway ties

Saturday, October 4th 2014, 0:08
related countries: Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine

Ukraine crisis chills Norway-Russia ties
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway honours Somalia activist

Friday, October 3rd 2014, 18:50
related countries: Somalia Somalia

A Somali-born campaigner against female genital mutilation, Safia Abdi Haase, receives a prestigious award in Norway.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

VIDEO: The world's most beautiful train journey?

Wednesday, October 1st 2014, 23:01

Norwegian railway line relaxes after successful summer
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway best country for older people

Tuesday, September 30th 2014, 23:02

Norway is the best place to be old, according to an index of the quality of later life in published on the UN's International Day of Older Persons.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Liberia in 'trees for cash' deal

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014, 8:11
related countries: Liberia Liberia

Liberia is to become the first nation in Africa to completely stop cutting down its trees in return for development aid.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Thai tuna firm nets Norwegian rival

Monday, September 15th 2014, 10:05
related countries: Thailand Thailand

The world's biggest producer of canned tuna, Thai Union Frozen Products, is buying Norwegian seafood firm King Oscar for an undisclosed sum.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway to send inmates abroad

Tuesday, September 9th 2014, 11:52
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

Norway plans to export its prisoners to Dutch jails to ease overcrowding and carry out urgent maintenance works, the government says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Hodgson defends England outburst

Friday, September 5th 2014, 8:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Wembley

England manager Roy Hodgson defends his angry response to criticism of the performance against Norway at Wembley.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

England 1-0 Norway

Wednesday, September 3rd 2014, 21:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wayne Rooney's second-half penalty gives England an underwhelming victory over Norway in a poorly attended match at Wembley.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

How Norway avoided the 'curse of oil'

Tuesday, August 26th 2014, 14:54

How prosperous Norway has avoided the 'curse of oil'
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway killer's father 'feels guilt'

Thursday, August 21st 2014, 11:33

The father of Norwegian mass murderer Andres Breivik expresses feelings of guilt and responsibility over his son's actions in a book.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norway's Statoil in Russian deal

Monday, August 18th 2014, 17:57
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Norway's Statoil partners with Russian state energy giant Rosneft to search for oil in the Arctic, despite Western sanctions against Moscow.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Casey Kasem burial to be in Norway

Friday, August 15th 2014, 10:02
related places: Oslo

Casey Kasem's body is being moved to Oslo for burial, according to a Norwegian newspaper, amid a family feud over his remains.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Norwegian duo claim UK chart top spot

Sunday, August 10th 2014, 18:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: A

Norwegian duo Nico and Vinz become the first act from Norway to have a UK number one single since A-ha in 1986.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

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
Read the full article » | View on the map »

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.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

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.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 1/24

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS