A politician in Norway has nominated the "people of Hong Kong" for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, in a move which risks drawing China's ire.
Many of Europe's 33 million international residents have hit something of a jackpot - at least if recent research is anything to go by.
The risk of certain types of accidents on long, fast bends is greater compared to other types of road, the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (NPRA) has concluded following a study.
It is possible to go off the beaten track – and steer clear of the charter trap – without having to stray too far.
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From a night spent amid nature to an indulgent waterfront stay in the capital, Norway offers romantic getaways to suit all moods. The Local contributor David NIkel has found six of the best.
Moving overseas changes you in many ways but perhaps most surprising is the way it affects your relationship with your home country.
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An unusual 2019 Nobel season kicks off today with much speculation about possible contenders for the six prestigious awards.
Can Sweden and Norway serve as a model for the post-Brexit Irish border?
With increasing talk that London and Brussels might reach a new deal that would see Britain leave the EU at the end of October or after another extension, it's time for a reminder of what exactly the Withdrawal Agreement means for British residents in Denmark.
The world's largest sovereign wealth fund had previously divested due to concerns over the company's ethics.
If you're going to own a swimming pool in a Nordic nation, you may as well do it with style. Houzz.se editor in chief Sara Norrman takes a look at some of Scandinavia's most striking pools.
Why is there no maths prize and is it true Alfred Nobel dabbled in poetry? Five facts about the Nobel Prizes to break out at parties.
Norwegian mediators are trying to help negotiate talks between the government and opposition to end Venezuela's political crisis.
Salzburg's red-hot teenage striker Erling Braut Haaland will have the chance to measure himself against Liverpool's dazzling collection of attackers on Wednesday, if he is fit to play.
Could the EU be convinced to issue a Green Card to Brits who exercised their treaty rights before Brexit?
Four cruise ships and thousands of tourists headed to the popular Fjellstua viewpoint in Ålesund on Wednesday, resulting in police being called to help clear the resultant traffic blockage.