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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.

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College rejects Breivik application

Tuesday, August 6th 2013, 13:18
related places: Breivik

Oslo University rejects an application from Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik for a place, saying he lacks the necessary qualifications.
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VIDEO: Moment giant gas platform was sunk

Monday, August 5th 2013, 18:35
related places: A

A gas platform the size of a soccer pitch has been sent plunging to the bottom of the ocean, 200km (125 miles) off the coast of Norway.
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VIDEO: On board Norway's giant gas platform

Monday, August 5th 2013, 9:49
related places: A

A structure the size of a football pitch has been sent plunging to the bottom of the ocean, 125 miles off the coast of Norway.
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VIDEO: Arctic language hip-hop group

Sunday, August 4th 2013, 23:23

Nils Rune Utsi is the founding member of Slincraze, a rap group from Maze, a village in the northern part of Norway. Their goal is to save their native language and culture and to fight stereotypes about the people of the arctic.
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Breivik applies for university place

Tuesday, July 30th 2013, 14:18

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik applies for a place at Oslo University, in a move that reportedly causes outrage among staff.
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Germany 1-0 Norway

Sunday, July 28th 2013, 16:03
related countries: Germany Germany

Anja Mittag scores and Nadine Angerer saves two penalties as Germany beat Norway 1-0 in the European Championship final.
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Norway 1-1 Denmark (4-2 on pens)

Thursday, July 25th 2013, 21:39
related countries: Denmark Denmark, Germany Germany

Norway beat Denmark on penalties to secure a place in the final of the European Championship against Germany.
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Dubai rape case woman 'free to go'

Monday, July 22nd 2013, 19:57

Marte Deborah Dalelv, the Norwegian woman at the centre of a Dubai rape case dispute, says she has been pardoned and is free to leave Dubai.
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Dubai jails 'raped' Norwegian woman

Saturday, July 20th 2013, 9:03

Norwegian Marte Deborah Dalelv is given a 16-month prison sentence in Dubai after reporting a rape incident to police.
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France releases Norwegian neo-Nazi

Thursday, July 18th 2013, 21:01

France releases a Norwegian neo-Nazi musician arrested on suspicion of planning a "major terrorist act", ruling there is no evidence of a plot.
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Musician in French terror arrest

Tuesday, July 16th 2013, 19:38
related countries: France France
related places: A

A neo-Nazi musician linked to Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik is arrested in central France on suspicion of planning a "major terrorist act".
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Norway's proud whale hunters

Sunday, July 14th 2013, 23:06
related places: On

On board with Norway's proud whale hunters
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Nine sue after Heathrow emergency

Thursday, July 11th 2013, 14:37
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: A, Heathrow

A group of British and Norwegian passengers begin legal action following an emergency landing of a British Airways airliner at Heathrow in May.
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Burma awards mobile contracts

Thursday, June 27th 2013, 13:54
related countries: Qatar Qatar

Burma awards lucrative mobile phone licences to Norwegian firm Telenor and Qatari firm Ooredoo, a government committee says.
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Olympic champion held in custody row

Thursday, June 20th 2013, 9:50
related countries: France France, Morocco Morocco

A Moroccan Olympic champion, Khalid Skah, who claims his children were abducted by Norwegian agents, is arrested in France.
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Bolt strikes back with 200m Oslo win

Thursday, June 13th 2013, 21:15
related places: Oslo

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt eases to victory in the 200m at the Diamond League in Oslo.
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England U21 1-3 Norway U21

Saturday, June 8th 2013, 17:52

England's hopes of winning the European Under-21 Championship end in a 3-1 defeat by Norway.
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New Munch Museum finally approved

Thursday, June 6th 2013, 10:14
related places: Oslo

Plans to move the Munch Museum to a new location on Oslo's waterfront are formally approved after four years of political wrangling.
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'Biggest' Munch exhibition to open

Tuesday, May 28th 2013, 11:49
related places: Oslo

The 'most comprehensive' exhibition of Edvard Munch's art is set to open in Oslo in June to mark the artist's 150th jubilee.
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Colombia tops displaced people list

Monday, April 29th 2013, 14:00
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Colombia is the country with the highest number of internally displaced people, according to a report by the Norwegian Refugee Council.
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Statoil finds new oil in North Sea

Friday, April 19th 2013, 11:31

Norwegian energy giant Statoil says it has found 'significant' new oil deposits in the North Sea of between 40 and 150 million barrels.
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Will Mozambique end up like Nigeria or Norway?

Thursday, April 4th 2013, 14:42
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Will Mozambique emulate Nigeria or Norway when its gas flows?
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