Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 9 °C Sunday 9 August, 2020

#Norway

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is the 15th happiest country in the world Resilient

Ireland is the 15th happiest country in the world

The best examples of happiness maintenance after large external shocks were Ireland and Iceland, according to the report.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses case against his solitary confinement Appeal

Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses case against his solitary confinement

The appeals court noted that Breivik was still trying to spread his extreme rightwing ideology.

From TheJournal.ie Former Norwegian prime minister delayed at US airport over visit to Iran in 2014 Held Up

Former Norwegian prime minister delayed at US airport over visit to Iran in 2014

Kjell Magne Bondevik is a former two-term prime minister of US ally Norway.

From TheJournal.ie Norway is killing FM radio - against the wishes of most listeners Big Switchover

Norway is killing FM radio - against the wishes of most listeners

There are no plans to phase out FM radio in Ireland, the Department of Communications has said.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime Anders Behring Breivik

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime

Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.

From TheJournal.ie Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears Siberia

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears

A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

From TheJournal.ie Facebook does u-turn on censoring 'napalm girl' photo Vietnam War Photo

Facebook does u-turn on censoring 'napalm girl' photo

Norway’s biggest selling newspaper had accused Facebook of censorship.

From TheJournal.ie Over 300 wild Norwegian reindeer killed by lightning Blitzen-Krieg

Over 300 wild Norwegian reindeer killed by lightning

Norwegian authorities have yet to decide what to do with the animals.

From TheJournal.ie Man gets stuck in public toilet trying to rescue a lost phone Norway

Man gets stuck in public toilet trying to rescue a lost phone

He was overcome by nausea and vomiting.

From TheJournal.ie My best road trip: a solo adventure in Nord-Norge during the Polar night Reader Routes

My best road trip: a solo adventure in Nord-Norge during the Polar night

Driving around Nordland, Troms and Finnmark in Northern Norway under the Northern Lights.

From TheJournal.ie Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare Everybody Off

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare

Police in Norway said that an earlier alert in Manchester made them take the threat seriously.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie 11 killed as helicopter crashes off coast of Norway Bergen

11 killed as helicopter crashes off coast of Norway

Another two people are missing.

From TheJournal.ie Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict Anders Behring Breivik

Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict

The court found that the right-wing extremist was subjected to “inhuman” and “degrading” treatment.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident Norway

Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident

Almost the identical thing happened in 2009.

From TheJournal.ie Edward Snowden suing Norway so it won't extradite him during award visit Fugitive

Edward Snowden suing Norway so it won't extradite him during award visit

He wants to receive the prize in person.

From TheJournal.ie Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment Violated

Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment

The mass murderer killed 77 people in an attack in Oslo in 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Man given 15-month jail term for raping girlfriend while she slept Courts

Man given 15-month jail term for raping girlfriend while she slept

Magnus Meyer Hustveit returned to his native Norway after sentencing last year.

From TheJournal.ie Mass murderer Anders Breivik makes Nazi salute as he appears in court Utoya Massacre

Mass murderer Anders Breivik makes Nazi salute as he appears in court

Breivik is taking a human rights case against the Norwegian state.

From TheJournal.ie Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses Underage Migrants

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied Afghan minors sought asylum in Europe last year. Many of them are now spread out in special shelters across the continent.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed Disarming People

Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed

The Scandinavian country’s police force had been fully armed, due to a heightened terror threat, since 2014,

'From playing with Johnny Sexton to guys who stumbled on the sport in the park'

Dubliner Rob Gannon is using his experience with St Mary’s to help his adopted club and country grow their rugby scene.

From TheJournal.ie Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat Born This Way

Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat

Cat lady… as in a lady who is a cat.

From TheJournal.ie 'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses Interpret Customs

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

From TheJournal.ie A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief Norway

A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief

It was basically that scene in Terminator 2 when the T1000 chases down the car.

From TheJournal.ie Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions Norway

Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions

He killed 77 people in a bombing and shooting rampage in 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Could Norway be about to give Finland a mountain as a Christmas present? Literally Moving Mountains
From TheJournal.ie Court to hear appeal that wholly suspended sentence for rapist was 'unduly lenient' Courts

Court to hear appeal that wholly suspended sentence for rapist was 'unduly lenient'

Magnus Meyer Hustveit pleaded guilty to rape but was not sent to prison.

From TheJournal.ie Norwegian newspaper apologises after announcing Santa's death Naughty List

Norwegian newspaper apologises after announcing Santa's death

The paper posted an obituary on its website claiming Mr Claus passed away, aged 227.

From The42 Hungary have qualified for a major championship for the first time in 30 years Road Trip

Hungary have qualified for a major championship for the first time in 30 years

Former Watford and Ipswich striker Tamas Priskin scored a vital goal for the Magyars this evening.

From The42 Grief-stricken Hungary beat Norway to edge one step closer to Euro 2016 Nearly There

Grief-stricken Hungary beat Norway to edge one step closer to Euro 2016

The Hungarians wore black armbands to mark the death of former player Marton Fulop.

From TheJournal.ie Most prosperous countries in the world revealed: Ireland ranked above Germany, UK and US Prosperity Index

Most prosperous countries in the world revealed: Ireland ranked above Germany, UK and US

Norway has been named the most prosperous country for the seventh year running.

From TheJournal.ie Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral Svalbard

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral

But is it the result of climate change or old age?

From The42 Crossfit and rugby: Dublin's melting pot perfect for ex-Norway coach Burke Crossover

Crossfit and rugby: Dublin's melting pot perfect for ex-Norway coach Burke

St. Mary’s coach Peter Burke is part of Crossfit 353 alongside Leinster prop Royce Burke-Flynn.

From TheJournal.ie "I care even more about him now" - The woman who loves Norway's mass murderer Love Letters

"I care even more about him now" - The woman who loves Norway's mass murderer

“Victoria”, a young Swedish woman in her 20s, says she thinks of him as an ‘old friend’

From TheJournal.ie Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed Bad Idea

Pilot who drank two bottles of whiskey and beer with crew before flight jailed

The 38-year-old was almost seven times the legal limit.

From TheJournal.ie Young Norwegian activists are back on Utoya in defiance of Anders Behring Breivik Reclaiming Utoya

Young Norwegian activists are back on Utoya in defiance of Anders Behring Breivik

It’s the first time Labour’s Youth Camp has been held on the island since the 2011 attack.