Theme park Thors Rike (Thor’s Kingdom) wants to attract Viking enthusiasts from all over the world.
Never heard of Lyngen? Well, let's rectify that. A short drive from Tromsø in Arctic Norway, Lyngen, with its soaring peaks and deep fjords, has much to offer visitors. Our travel editor Marie Peyre picks out the best bits.
Norwegian immigration minister Sylvi Listhaug had a strong response to a Facebook commentator who said she wore a cross necklace for political gain, calling it a “shameful” attack.
Norway, which already boasts the world's highest number of electric cars per capita, said Monday that electric or hybrid cars represented half of new registrations in the country so far this year.
Ryanair has settled a landmark case with an ex-air stewardess in Norway who described the company's working conditions like being on a "slave contract".
The University of Oslo has decided to bow out of its collaboration with Norwegian authorities to assess the age of unaccompanied minors seeking asylum, citing ethical reasons.
One out of every sixth Norwegian has an immigrant background, new data from Statistics Norway showed Thursday, while also noting that the Nordic country in 2016 received the lowest percentage increase of immigrants in 15 years.
A Norwegian news site has launched a new feature to try to sift out the number of trolls commenting on its articles by having readers take a quiz on the story before they can vent their opinions about it.
Norway on Wednesday approved the use of blood tests to detect Down syndrome in unborn babies. Critics have slammed the decision, saying the tests could lead to more women choosing to abort.
The Norwegian Child Welfare Services has again come under fire for failing to protect children under its watch, and has been accused of violating the law in almost 90 percent of the cases investigated in Land, in southern Norway.
Norway’s parliament has rejected a proposal to bring in a third gender category with the gender-neutral personal pronoun ‘hen’.
When customs officials at Bergen airport looked inside a box of chocolate bars carried by a 59-year-old Spanish man, they found all was not as it seemed.
Congo's President has agreed to pardon British-Norwegian dual citizen Joshua French this year, Justice Minister Alexis Thambwe Mwamba has said.
A care worker has been charged with sexually abusing 15 children in an asylum centre in southern Norway.
A man who almost killed a woman after attacking her with an axe in Sweden and subsequently threatened her husband has been handed a six-year prison sentence.
Donor countries meeting in Oslo on Friday pledged $672 million (634 million euros) in emergency aid for people hreatened by famine in the Lake Chad region, which has been hard hit by Boko Haram, hosts Norway said.
Norway’s anti-immigration Progress Party has called for Somalia’s new Prime Minister to be stripped of his Norwegian passport, arguing that a country’s leader should not have multiple nationalities.
UN aid agencies and donor countries gathered in Oslo Thursday for a two-day meeting to raise emergency aid for millions of people threatened by famine in northeastern Nigeria, a Boko Haram stronghold.
Indian telecom giant Bharti Airtel will buy the local operations of Norway's Telenor, it said Thursday, as the ultra-competitive mobile market is shaken up by the country's richest man.
Norway’s government has enraged animal rights activists with a last minute u-turn which will means hunters can cull wolves this hunting season.