Norway

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

Norway's princess to marry American guru to stars

Norway's royal court on Tuesday announced the engagement of Princess Martha Louise to her US boyfriend Durek Verrett, a self-professed shaman and guru to celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow.

April 25, 2022
April 25, 2022

Election Commission is totally independent: PM to Norwegian minister

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (April 25, 2022) said her government has been working on strengthening democratic environment in the country.

February 5, 2018
February 5, 2018

Ice instruments ring out coolest music in Norway

Inside a giant igloo in a snowy Norwegian village, the sound of musical instruments made of ice warms the mood of a freezing audience, huddled together in -24 Celsius.

November 27, 2017
November 27, 2017

106 Norwegian reindeer killed by freight trains in 3 days

A Norwegian reindeer herder says that freight trains have killed more than 100 of the animals on the tracks in three days.

December 1, 2016
December 1, 2016

Carlsen wins 3rd World Chess Championship

Norwegian Magnus Carlsen extended his dominance over the chess world by winning the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time on Wednesday, beating his Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in a tiebreaker.

September 5, 2016
September 5, 2016

Chess teams suffer defeats

Bangladesh men's chess team suffers a narrow 2.5-1.5 point defeat to Norway in the second round of 42nd Chess Olympiad in Azerbaijan.

June 8, 2016
June 8, 2016

Norway teaches migrants about Western women

Should Western relationship norms be taught to migrants? The BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme attended a controversial class in Norway that aims to teach asylum seekers how to interact with women.

May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

The cave divers who went back for their friends

In February 2014 two divers died at a depth of more than 100m in a huge cave system in Norway. The authorities says it was too dangerous to retrieve their bodies, but four friends of the men decide to take the risk - and seven weeks later they descend into the dark and glacial waters.

April 20, 2016
April 20, 2016

Killer Breivik wins human rights case

Mass murderer Anders Breivik wins part of his human rights case against the Norwegian state alleging "inhuman or degrading treatment".

January 29, 2016
January 29, 2016

[WATCH] Woman believes she's a cat trapped in human body

Nano, a 20-year-old Norwegian woman, is a whole new level of cat lady!