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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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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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