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Oslo airport to get new Addis Ababa route

Beginning in March, Ethiopian Airlines will fly passengers from Oslo and Addis Ababa as the first African carrier to offer first direct flight between Norway and the African continent.

Norway's winter is going to be even colder than you thought

American meteorologists predict that the Scandinavian winter is going to be even colder than previously thought.

Norway's chess champ Carlsen pulls even with Russian grandmaster

Playing with white pieces, Magnus Carlsen equalized his World Cup chess showdown against Sergey Karjakin with a victory in the tenth game in New York.

Norway's oil fund invested in company with alleged Isis ties

A cement company with a factory in Syria that has received 4.2 billion kroner from Norway’s massive oil fund is accused of giving money to the terror group Isis.

Norway’s PM still waiting to hear from Trump

US President-elect Donald Trump has now spoken with both the Danish and the Swedish prime ministers but Norwegian PM Erna Solberg is still waiting for a phone call from the incoming leader of the free world.

Telenor risks €100m euro anti-competition fine

Norway's telecoms operator Telenor risks a €100 million fine for abuse of a dominant market position, the country's competition authority warned on Wednesday.

The Nordic nations have gone to war… on Twitter

It’s thought that the Vikings first arrived in Canada about 1000 years ago when Leif Eriksson went ashore in Newfoundland, and the North American country has sparked another Nordic epic of the modern kind this week, when Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway squared off in a Twitter war.

Norway can extradite wanted Islamist to Italy: court

The infamous Norway-based fundamentalist preacher Najmuddin Ahmad Faraj, better known as Mullah Krekar, lost his appeal to the Supreme Court on Wednesday and now faces extradition to Italy where he faces terror charges.

'World's most beautiful banknotes' debut in Norway

Norway's central bank unveiled the nation's new bank notes on Tuesday and it doesn’t take a super keen observer to see what is different about them.

This is how big Black Friday has gotten in Norway

Norwegians set a Black Friday spending record in 2015 and if Google search trends are any indication, a new record is likely this year.

Carlsen faces 'test of manhood' after loss and post-game meltdown

Norwegian chess superstar Magnus Carlsen risks a hefty fine after refusing to take part in a press conference after losing to Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin in New York on Monday.

Lina Thomsgård: 'I try to break down barriers every day'

When Lina Thomsgård was five years old she knew she wanted to be Prime Minister.

Police break up massive Norwegian paedophilia ring

Norwegian police have filed charges against 51 individuals involved in a grotesque paedophilia ring thought to be one of the largest child sexual abuse cases in the nation’s history.

Norwegian and Russian tied in battle for world chess crown

After seven games that ended in draws, suspense is mounting at the World Chess Championship, where Norway's reigning world champ Magnus Carlsen and Russian grandmaster Sergei Karyakin are tied in an epic battle.

Norwegian ISIS fighter got $600 a month in benefits

An ethnic Norwegian fighter for the terror group ISIS claimed over $600 a month in benefits while living and working in its Raqqa stronghold.

Science wars in the age of Donald Trump

Two University of Bergen professors on what Trump's election can mean for the scientific community.

Norway’s top bank drops assets in Dakota Access Pipeline

Norway’s biggest bank, DNB, announced on Thursday that it has sold its stakes in companies that are involved in the construction of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline.

Trondheim approves boycott of Israeli settlement goods

The Trondheim City Council on Thursday approved a plan to boycott all Israeli goods and services that are produced in settlements in the the occupied Palestinian areas, Addresseavisen reported.

Maiuran Loganathan: 'We need to create solutions for our own future'

Maiuran Loganathan may be young, but he doesn't think that's an excuse not to do his part in changing the world. The Norwegian entrepreneur tells us how he hopes to change the world and why he's inspired by Iron Man.

The world's best cheese comes from Norway

When one thinks of countries renowned for their cheese, Norway isn’t likely the first to spring to mind. And if those outside of the Nordic nation know anything about Norwegian cheese at all, they probably associate it with brunost, a type of sweet brown goat's cheese.

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