Tag: Norway

Oslo stabbing investigated as terrorist attack – police

A knife attack in a supermarket in Oslo is being investigated as a possible act of terrorism, the head of the Norwegian police's security...

Cryptocurrency ransom demanded for missing wife of Norwegian businessman

The wife of a wealthy Norwegian businessman has gone missing in a rare suspected kidnapping and her family has received a ransom demand to...

Four tourists from Sweden, Finland, presumed dead in avalanche in Norway

Four tourists from Finland and Sweden were presumed dead on Friday, two days after they were feared to have been swept away by an...

Denmark says Islamic State suspected in killing of Danish, Norwegian women...

Danish intelligence said on Thursday that Islamic State may be responsible for killing two women, one from Norway and the other from Denmark, while...

Watch: Warship in danger of sinking after colliding with Maltese oil...

The Norwegian frigate KNM Helge Instad is in danger of sinking after being rammed by an oil tanker while returning from the NATO Trident...

Polish ombudsman wins Norwegian human rights award

A Norwegian human rights foundation gave its annual prize on Thursday to Polish lawyer Adam Bodnar and the civil society group he heads for...

Over €6.5 million in EU funded social projects

Four projects are benefiting from just over €6.5 million from the European Economic Area (EEA), more specifically the Norway Programme 2014-2021. The Parliamentary Secretary...

All states but one honoured Lifeline agreement – PM

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced over Twitter that another group of immigrants from the MV Lifeline has left for the Republic of Ireland. He...

Norway minister resigns after breaching security rules during Iran trip

Norway's fisheries minister resigned on Monday following his earlier admission that he breached government security protocols during a holiday to Iran last month.Per Sandberg,...

As Arctic warms, reindeer herders tangle with new industries

When he's not out on the Arctic tundra with his 2,000 reindeer, his dog and Whitney Houston blasting through his headphones, Nils Mathis Sara...