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Norwegian Air Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Norwegian Air Fights For Survival

Bondholders will determine the fate of the low-cost airline as it asks for two more years to repay what it owes. Norwegian Air is asking for an extra two years to repay their largest outstanding bonds....
Temperature record in Norway

Temperature Records Continue to Tumble in Norway

2019 has been a year of temperature records in Norway, and they keep on coming. New records were set in the final days of August. On 27 August, a temperature of 30.1C was recorded in Etne,...
Kautokeino in Finnmark, Norway

Population Falls Across Northern Norway

Norway's population continues to grow, but not in the north. The population declined in all three of Norway's northern counties during the first half of 2019. The latest population figures released by Statistics Norway show a...
Gjellestad viking ship site at Halden, Norway

Historic Viking Ship Excavation Starts In Norway

For the first time in 100 years, a viking ship grave is being excavated in Norway. Here's what archaeologists and researchers hope to find. Last year a viking ship grave was discovered by new georadar technology...
Airborne wind turbine in Norway

Flying Wind Turbine Tested In Waters Off Norway

The Alphabet-subsidiary Makani completed a test off the Norwegian coast. It is hoped the airborne turbine could be used in some of the world's deepest waters. The Alphabet-owned Makani with support from Shell tested a flying...
The mosque in Bærum, Norway

Norway Mosque Shooting: Local Man Arrested

Updated: The man arrested in the attempted mosque shooting near Oslo appeared in court on Monday. He is also suspected of killing his half-sister, who was found dead in her house. Norwegian Police have arrested a...
Heavy rainfall in Norway

How Climate Change Is Going To Impact Noway

More rainfall, flooding, landslides, power outages, and loss in mobile phone reception. That's what's in store for Norway according to a new climate report. It's been only a few days since intense rainfall led to severe...
Landslide in Jølster, Norway

Several Missing After Norway Landslides

One man is confirmed missing, presumed dead, and several others remain unaccounted for after a series of landslides in a rural area of western Norway. Just days after a heatwave saw temperature records tumble across Norway,...
Man Utd v Kristiansund

Kristiansund 0 Man Utd 1: Solskjær Returns to Norway

A late penalty was the difference as Manchester United beat Kristiansund in Oslo. Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s Manchester United played a pre-season friendly in Oslo on Tuesday evening, as they stepped up their preparations for the season...
Mosjøen in Norway

Europe Heatwave: All-Time Temperature Record Equalled In Norway

A weather station in northern Norway recorded a temperature of 35.6C this weekend. It’s the hottest Norwegian day in 49 years. A weather station in Laksfors, near Mosjøen in Nordland county, recorded a temperature of 35.6C on...