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Crime and punishment, Norwegian style

Friday, May 18th 2012, 23:16

The island where inmates are free to wander woods and beaches
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Breivik victim 'hid under body'

Wednesday, May 16th 2012, 10:14
related places: A, Oslo

A teenager who survived Anders Behring Breivik's attack on Utoeya island tells his trial in Oslo that she only lived because she hid under another victim's body.
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Utoeya survivor tells of screams

Tuesday, May 15th 2012, 14:28
related places: A, Oslo

A teenager describes "the worst screaming" during Anders Breivik's island gun attack, shortly before a man sets himself on fire outside the Oslo trial.
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VIDEO: Burning man outside Breivik trial

Tuesday, May 15th 2012, 13:07
related places: A, Breivik

A man has set himself on fire outside the courthouse hearing the trial of Anders Behring Breivik, who admits killing 77 people in two attacks on Norway last July.
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Breivik wounded describe escape

Monday, May 14th 2012, 17:00
related places: Breivik, Oslo

A witness, shot in the arm, describes how she swam for her life, determined to escape the July 2011 killings on Utoeya island.
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VIDEO: Utoeya survivor tells his story

Friday, May 11th 2012, 20:42

Eivind Rindal told the BBC how he desperately tried to escape Anders Breivik's shooting spree on the Norwegian island of Utoeya in a rowing boat, only to be shot at as he fled.
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Shoe thrown at Breivik in court

Friday, May 11th 2012, 15:17
related places: Breivik

Proceedings are interrupted in the trial of Norway's mass killer as a victim's brother throws a shoe and shouts at Anders Behring Breivik.
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Solbakken set for top Wolves job

Friday, May 11th 2012, 6:41

Wolves are set to appoint Norwegian Stale Solbakken as their new manager ahead of their return to the Championship.
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Norway aims for carbon leadership

Friday, May 11th 2012, 0:56

Norway opens world's largest test facility for carbon capture
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Breivik survivors relive horrors

Thursday, May 10th 2012, 13:32
related places: Oslo

Survivors of Anders Behring Breivik's shootings in Norway relive the horrors of last year's massacre as they testify at his trial in Oslo.
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VIDEO: Norway massacre survivors in court

Wednesday, May 9th 2012, 18:40

Survivors of the massacre carried out by Norwegian gunman Anders Behring Breivik on the island of Utoeya last July have been giving their accounts in court.
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Breivik 'joy' at massacre scene

Wednesday, May 9th 2012, 17:22

A survivor of last year's Norway massacre testifies that Anders Behring Breivik emitted "cries of joy" during the attack on Utoeya island.
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Arctic oil deal signed by Rosneft

Sunday, May 6th 2012, 12:25
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian oil giant Rosneft signs a deal with Norway's Statoil to explore the sea around the Arctic.
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Breivik: Island killings detailed

Friday, May 4th 2012, 14:46

The court in the trial of Anders Behring Breivik begins hearing coroners' reports for the 69 people killed in a youth camp massacre on Norway's Utoeya Island.
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Breivik trial forces Norway to look again at insanity

Friday, May 4th 2012, 0:26

Why Breivik has given Norway a legal headache
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Norway heads net address shift

Thursday, May 3rd 2012, 23:01

Norway is leading the way in preparing for the move to the net's new addressing scheme, suggests a survey.
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Munch's The Scream sold for $120m

Thursday, May 3rd 2012, 11:04

Norwegian expressionist Edvard Munch's The Scream becomes the most expensive art work sold at auction as it is bought in New York for $119.9m (£74m).
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Munch canteen murals may be sold

Tuesday, May 1st 2012, 17:32
related places: Oslo

Kraft Foods confirms its factory canteen housing a frieze of 12 large paintings by Norwegian painter Edvard Munch in Oslo may be sold.
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Norwegian swimming champion dies

Tuesday, May 1st 2012, 15:57
related countries: United States United States

Norway's world swimming champion Alexander Dale Oen dies suddenly in the US, aged 26, the country's swimming federation says.
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VIDEO: UN observer commander arrives in Syria

Sunday, April 29th 2012, 23:07
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

Norwegian Maj Gen Robert Mood, who will command a 300-strong contingent of UN observers in Syria, has arrived in Damascus.
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Norwegians defy Breivik in song

Thursday, April 26th 2012, 14:27
related places: A, Oslo

Some 40,000 people gather in Oslo to sing a peace song which mass killer Anders Behring Breivik condemned at his trial.
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Breivik: Insanity report is lies

Wednesday, April 25th 2012, 18:37
related places: Oslo

Anders Behring Breivik tells his Oslo trial that a psychiatric report finding him insane in relation to his 77 killings last July is a fabrication.
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VIDEO: Breivik: Insanity report lies

Wednesday, April 25th 2012, 17:17
related places: Oslo

Anders Behring Breivik has told his trial in Oslo that a psychiatric report finding him insane in relation to the 77 killings he carried out was a "lie".
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VIDEO: Breivik says insanity report is lies

Wednesday, April 25th 2012, 14:14
related places: Oslo

Anders Behring Breivik has told his trial in Oslo that a psychiatric report finding him insane in relation to the 77 killings he carried out was a "lie".
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