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Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane
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Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:35 PM 6,162 Views 22 Comments

The confessed mass killer says won’t appeal if he’s sentenced to prison – as long as he is declared sane.

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic
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'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Aug 18th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,065 Views 8 Comments

Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report
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Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report

Aug 17th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,825 Views 8 Comments

A major report this week found that Norwegian authorities could have stopped Anders Behring Breivik.

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'
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Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'

Aug 13th 2012, 6:29 PM 3,837 Views 3 Comments

Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks
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Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Aug 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,371 Views 14 Comments

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object
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Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object

Jul 31st 2012, 12:20 PM 1,923 Views 0 Comments

A bomb squad attended the scene after the suspicious package was found under a vehicle. However it’s thought that the object is not dangerous.

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings
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Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings

Jun 22nd 2012, 12:22 PM 2,113 Views 13 Comments

The prosecution is calling for Breivik to be declared insane, but Breivik has said he will appeal the verdict if he is found criminally insane.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 16th 2012, 7:58 PM 7,360 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s main news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed.

21 years later: Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Nobel Peace Prize
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21 years later: Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Nobel Peace Prize

Jun 16th 2012, 1:04 PM 2,017 Views 2 Comments

The Burmese pro-democracy campaigner finally delivered her Nobel Lecture in Oslo this afternoon.

Verdict of Norway’s Breivik trial expected later this summer
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Verdict of Norway’s Breivik trial expected later this summer

Jun 5th 2012, 2:05 PM 1,028 Views 3 Comments

Court says verdict won’t be out for at least a month after the hearings end in late June.

Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial
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Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial

Jun 5th 2012, 7:51 AM 5,647 Views 11 Comments

Ernst Henning Eielsen, one of the three ‘lay judges’ handling the trial, was busy during a professor’s testimony yesterday.

Breivik's friends reveal details of nose job and possible depression
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Breivik's friends reveal details of nose job and possible depression

May 30th 2012, 9:56 AM 3,229 Views 2 Comments

Four of Brievik’s former friends testified yesterday on the killer’s concerns about his appearance, and their thoughts on his sexuality. The computer game World of Warcraft is being mentioned in court today.

Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane
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Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane

May 24th 2012, 2:58 PM 2,281 Views 5 Comments

The self-confessed mass killer spoke after court proceedings today.

Man seriously injured in self-immolation outside Breivik trial
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Man seriously injured in self-immolation outside Breivik trial

May 15th 2012, 6:12 PM 4,254 Views 6 Comments

Norwegian police say they do not believe the man had any connection with the terror trial.

Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings
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Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings

May 14th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,937 Views 7 Comments

Victims of the Utoya island attack describe their efforts to escape from the gunman.

Considering a holiday? Use the Club Sandwich Index to pick a destination
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Considering a holiday? Use the Club Sandwich Index to pick a destination

May 9th 2012, 4:33 PM 4,773 Views 19 Comments

Dublin is the seventh cheapest of all the cities surveyed by Hotels.com with an average club sandwich price of €12.

VIDEO: 40,000 people sing Anders Behring Breivik's most-hated song
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VIDEO: 40,000 people sing Anders Behring Breivik's most-hated song

Apr 26th 2012, 3:09 PM 7,480 Views 42 Comments

Breivik told his trial that the song ‘Children of the Rainbow’ was an effort to brainwash kids. Oslo responded by singing it.

Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity
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Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity

Apr 24th 2012, 8:33 AM 1,911 Views 7 Comments

Confessed killer of 77 people in July 2011 told court he would do what he could to avoid going to an asylum.

Breivik to give more evidence on details, motives of attacks
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Breivik to give more evidence on details, motives of attacks

Apr 20th 2012, 8:31 AM 1,366 Views 7 Comments

Throughout the first week of his trial, the Norwegian has spoken at ease about the killing of 77 people last July.

Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister
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Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister

Apr 19th 2012, 2:20 PM 5,199 Views 22 Comments

Defendant says he cut social contact for a whole year in preparation for the double attacks of July 2011.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Apr 18th 2012, 8:00 PM 3,285 Views 0 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Prosecutors press Breivik on 'Knights Templar'
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Prosecutors press Breivik on 'Knights Templar'

Apr 18th 2012, 1:08 PM 4,500 Views 7 Comments

The 33-year-old Norwegian admitted today that the network described in his online manifesto is “not an organisation in a conventional sense”.

Explainer: how the Norwegian courts operate
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Explainer: how the Norwegian courts operate

Apr 17th 2012, 2:00 PM 8,756 Views 12 Comments

Why do officials shake hands with the accused? What is a lay judge?

Breivik says he would carry out "spectacular" attack again
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Breivik says he would carry out "spectacular" attack again

Apr 17th 2012, 10:49 AM 3,569 Views 39 Comments

The man who has admitted to killing 77 people last summer said he acted out of “goodness not evil” and claims that he would carry out such an attack agian.

Anders Behring Breivik set to take stand at terror trial
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Anders Behring Breivik set to take stand at terror trial

Apr 17th 2012, 9:13 AM 1,996 Views 25 Comments

Meanwhile, one of the lay judges has been dismissed over ‘death sentence’ remark.

VIDEO: Breivik cries as he watches his own propaganda video
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VIDEO: Breivik cries as he watches his own propaganda video

Apr 16th 2012, 7:07 PM 6,174 Views 46 Comments

Anders Behring Breivik was shown one of his own propaganda videos in court earlier today – and cried while watching it.

Norway killer admits mass murder but claims self-defence
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Norway killer admits mass murder but claims self-defence

Apr 16th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,451 Views 24 Comments

Anders Breivik has pleaded not guilty to the 22 July 2011 massacre in an Oslo court this morning.

Trial of Norway killer Anders Breivik gets underway in Oslo
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Trial of Norway killer Anders Breivik gets underway in Oslo

Apr 16th 2012, 8:19 AM 2,567 Views 34 Comments

Anders Behring Breivik will use his five days of testimony to explain why he murdered 77 people – and to plead not guilty.

Norway killer Anders Breivik found sane in new examination
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Norway killer Anders Breivik found sane in new examination

Apr 10th 2012, 1:45 PM 5,420 Views 29 Comments

The new assessment contradicts an earlier one which found Breivik criminally insane after he killed 77 people in a bomb and shooting rampage in Norway last year.

Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences
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Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences

Mar 7th 2012, 4:21 PM 2,392 Views 13 Comments

The man who admitted carrying out two deadly attacks in July is due to go on trial next month.

Norway attacks accused Anders Behring Breivik says he 'deserves a medal'
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Norway attacks accused Anders Behring Breivik says he 'deserves a medal'

Feb 6th 2012, 5:38 PM 6,649 Views 24 Comments

Seventy-seven people were killed in the Oslo bombing and Utoya island gun attack in July 2011.

The Daily Fix: Friday
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The Daily Fix: Friday

Jan 13th 2012, 7:57 PM 4,059 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s fix: Downgrades for France – and difficulty for us? Plus: yet more rows over septic tanks, victory for workers at La Senza, and every presentation you’ve ever seen…

Anders Behring Breivik to undergo further tests, says Norwegian court
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Anders Behring Breivik to undergo further tests, says Norwegian court

Jan 13th 2012, 3:42 PM 1,532 Views 4 Comments

Breivik is to face trial later this year for gun and bomb attacks which killed 77 people in July 2011.

14 game-changing moments of 2011
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14 game-changing moments of 2011

Dec 27th 2011, 6:00 PM 6,116 Views 8 Comments

These were the catalysts for some of the upheavals at home and abroad this past year…

Three women accept Nobel Peace Prize
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Three women accept Nobel Peace Prize

Dec 10th 2011, 1:26 PM 1,647 Views 3 Comments

The women, who fought injustice and dictatorship in Liberia and Yemen, received the prize at a ceremony in Oslo this afternon.

Here are the 20 most expensive cities in the world
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Here are the 20 most expensive cities in the world

Dec 8th 2011, 3:29 PM 10,111 Views 25 Comments

Dublin isn’t even in the top 50…

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 7:36 PM 3,409 Views 6 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Norway killer Breivik planned to 'kill politicians'
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Norway killer Breivik planned to 'kill politicians'

Nov 18th 2011, 9:16 PM 2,975 Views 15 Comments

Leaked police interrogations with Anders Behring Breivik reveal that he planned to kidnap three politicians and film their executions.