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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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France neo-Nazi trial postponed

Thursday, October 17th 2013, 14:32
related countries: France France

A French court postpones the trial of the Norwegian neo-Nazi musician, Kristian "Varg" Vikernes, accused of inciting racial hatred.
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Norwegian suspected over Kenya siege

Thursday, October 10th 2013, 14:42
related countries: Kenya Kenya
related places: Nairobi

Norway's intelligence agency says it is investigating whether a Norwegian citizen was involved in the attack on Nairobi's Westgate shopping centre.
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Norway abandons carbon capture plans

Friday, September 20th 2013, 18:10

The outgoing government in Norway buries much-vaunted plans to capture carbon dioxide and store it underground amid mounting costs and delays.
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Breivik begins university studies

Thursday, September 12th 2013, 15:04
related places: Oslo

Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway two years ago, has enrolled at the University of Oslo to study political science.
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VIDEO: Moose on loose at the schoolhouse

Wednesday, September 11th 2013, 15:05

A Norwegian school appeared to have been vandalised, until CCTV footage showed the culprits were a family of moose.
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Centre-right wins Norway election

Tuesday, September 10th 2013, 9:09

Norway's centre-right leader Erna Solberg ends years of Labour rule and is set to form a government with the anti-immigration Progress Party.
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VIDEO: Centre-right wins Norway election

Tuesday, September 10th 2013, 5:40

Norway's centre-right leader Erna Solberg is set to form a government after Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg admits defeat in Monday's general election.
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VIDEO: Norway voters go to the polls

Monday, September 9th 2013, 5:08

With the polls preparing to open in the Norway elections, the anti-immigration centre-right opposition is predicted to win, with promises of tax cuts, privatisation and smaller government.
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Norway attack survivors in elections

Sunday, September 8th 2013, 13:54

Survivor of Norway massacre runs for parliament
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Iron age tunic thaws out of ice

Thursday, August 29th 2013, 6:14

An Iron Age tunic is among the discoveries found under melting snow on Norwegian mountains.
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Debate over fate of Picasso murals

Monday, August 19th 2013, 9:58
related places: Oslo

The fate of five Picasso murals on buildings damaged in the Anders Breivik bombing in Oslo in 2011 is the centre of a heated debate in Norway.
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Norwegian man dies in DR Congo jail

Monday, August 19th 2013, 2:06
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Oslo

A Norwegian national, Tjostolv Moland, imprisoned in DR Congo on murder charges since 2009 has died, the foreign ministry in Oslo says.
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Norwegian PM's 'passengers' paid

Tuesday, August 13th 2013, 9:45

It emerges that some of the people in a video of Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg posing as a taxi driver were paid for taking part.
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Norway blocks Apple map flights

Monday, August 12th 2013, 19:13
related places: Oslo

Apple is refused permission to take aerial photos over the city of Oslo to create 3D imagery for its map app.
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Norway PM works as secret cab driver

Sunday, August 11th 2013, 15:34
related places: Oslo

Norway's PM Jens Stoltenberg spent a day working undercover as a taxi driver in Oslo, he reveals, saying he wanted to hear voters' real views.
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Let me leave Liverpool, pleads Suarez

Tuesday, August 6th 2013, 22:39

Striker Luis Suarez tells two British newspapers he wants to leave Liverpool to join a side competing in the Champions League.
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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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