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# norway - Friday 21 December, 2012

VIDEO: This show-reel got a Norwegian kicker an NFL tryout
# Skillz
From The42
# Skillz

VIDEO: This show-reel got a Norwegian kicker an NFL tryout

Dec 21st 2012, 10:30 PM 2,291 Views 1 Comment

His name is Havard Rugland and he’s talented.

# norway - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas
# Fishing
# Fishing

Coveney warns of difficult negotiations on fishing quotas

Dec 18th 2012, 11:41 AM 3,933 Views 37 Comments

Coveney said proposed cuts to quotas will have serious implications for Irish fishermen and jobs.

# norway - Monday 10 December, 2012

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo
# Winning
# Winning

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

Dec 10th 2012, 7:59 PM 4,262 Views 38 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was among the great and the good at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital today to mark the awarding of the prize to the bloc.

Enda Kenny to accept Nobel Peace Prize today
# Nobel Peace Prize
# Nobel Peace Prize

Enda Kenny to accept Nobel Peace Prize today

Dec 10th 2012, 7:32 AM 11,905 Views 69 Comments

The Taoiseach will be present at the prize-giving ceremony in Oslo.

# norway - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Norway's crown princess minds gay friend's surrogate twins
# Royal Babysitter
# Royal Babysitter

Norway's crown princess minds gay friend's surrogate twins

Dec 4th 2012, 9:55 AM 10,581 Views 14 Comments

When friends of Norway’s Crown Princess couldn’t travel to India to welcome their newborn surrogate twins she went to look after them until the two fathers could.

# norway - Thursday 29 November, 2012

18 EU leaders accept Nobel peace invite, 6 decline
# Nobel Prize
# Nobel Prize

18 EU leaders accept Nobel peace invite, 6 decline

Nov 29th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,426 Views 35 Comments

David Cameron will not attend the ceremony – commenting wryly: “There will be enough people to collect the prize.”

# norway - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

CCTV footage shows Anders Breivik parking van at explosion scene
# Norway
# Norway

CCTV footage shows Anders Breivik parking van at explosion scene

Nov 27th 2012, 1:45 PM 7,001 Views 14 Comments

The video footage also shows the damage done by the bomb which killed eight people.

# norway - Monday 26 November, 2012

Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII

Nov 26th 2012, 12:03 PM 7,003 Views 41 Comments

Over 700 of the 2,100 Jews living in Norway at the start of World War II were deported, only 34 survived concentration camps.

# norway - Friday 9 November, 2012

Anders Behring Breivik complains about “sadistic” Norwegian prison conditions
# Breivik
# Breivik

Anders Behring Breivik complains about “sadistic” Norwegian prison conditions

Nov 9th 2012, 4:03 PM 14,402 Views 81 Comments

Complaints range from not having a personal light and TV switch, censored phone calls, “screaming” prison mates and cold coffee.

# norway - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Henning Berg confirmed as new Blackburn coach
# Steve Kean
From The42
# Steve Kean

Henning Berg confirmed as new Blackburn coach

Oct 31st 2012, 6:15 PM 923 Views 0 Comments

“There are no real managers with credibility who would accept a job like that,” the Norwegian has said of the Ewood Park position.

# norway - Monday 27 August, 2012

New oil discovery by Statoil in North Sea
# Oil Discovery
# Oil Discovery

New oil discovery by Statoil in North Sea

Aug 27th 2012, 10:49 AM 6,248 Views 16 Comments

Between 140 million to 270 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalents have been discovered by the Norwegian company.

# norway - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers

Aug 26th 2012, 3:30 PM 4,816 Views 0 Comments

How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?

# norway - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Column: Breivik's victims have been largely forgotten during his trial
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Breivik's victims have been largely forgotten during his trial

Aug 25th 2012, 2:56 PM 63 Views 18 Comments

The 22 July 2011 attacks could have happened here, writes Ciara Galvin, and could still happen.

# norway - Friday 24 August, 2012

Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings
# Norway
# Norway

Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings

Aug 24th 2012, 5:28 PM 5,908 Views 25 Comments

The man behind the Oslo and Utoya Island attacks says he rejects the court’s legitimacy and therefore can’t appeal.

21-year-sentence does not mean Breivik will walk free in 2033. Here's why:
# Explainer
# Explainer

21-year-sentence does not mean Breivik will walk free in 2033. Here's why:

Aug 24th 2012, 9:46 AM 57,617 Views 58 Comments

There is actually no limit to the number of times the court can extend the sentence.

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years
# Breivik
# Breivik

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years

Aug 24th 2012, 9:04 AM 10,244 Views 86 Comments

The verdict was delivered at a court in Norway this morning.

Verdict in Breivik trial due at 9am this morning
# Breivik
# Breivik

Verdict in Breivik trial due at 9am this morning

Aug 24th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,030 Views 5 Comments

The trial of the man who has admitted killing 77 people in two separate attacks in Norway last year will hear a verdict from the judges this morning.

# norway - Thursday 23 August, 2012

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

Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:35 PM 6,163 Views 22 Comments

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

# norway - Monday 20 August, 2012

Lifeboats make two rescues in Sligo in three days
# Sligo
# Sligo

Lifeboats make two rescues in Sligo in three days

Aug 20th 2012, 6:10 PM 4,121 Views 3 Comments

Two people were rescued from a 31ft Norwegian yacht in Sligo Bay on Saturday, while a trapped walker was rescued from the coast near Mullaghmore this afternoon.

# norway - Saturday 18 August, 2012

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

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Aug 18th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,067 Views 8 Comments

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

# norway - Friday 17 August, 2012

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

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report

Aug 17th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,826 Views 8 Comments

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

# norway - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 735 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# norway - Monday 13 August, 2012

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'
# Norway
# Norway

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
# Norway
# Norway

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Aug 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,373 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.

# norway - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident
# Cork
# Cork

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident

Aug 8th 2012, 11:29 AM 4,244 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-five-year-old Colm Johnson was paddling with four friends at the river Sjoa when he got into difficulties.

# norway - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

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

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

Jul 31st 2012, 12:20 PM 1,929 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.

# norway - Sunday 22 July, 2012

One year on: Norway remembers victims of Oslo, Utoya attacks
# Massacre
# Massacre

One year on: Norway remembers victims of Oslo, Utoya attacks

Jul 22nd 2012, 11:25 AM 1,955 Views 3 Comments

The country’s Prime Minister said the killer had failed in his declared goal of destroying Norway’s commitment to being an inclusive society.

# norway - Monday 2 July, 2012

Aid workers kidnapped in Kenya safely released
# Kenya
# Kenya

Aid workers kidnapped in Kenya safely released

Jul 2nd 2012, 3:38 PM 2,466 Views 0 Comments

The four were working with the Norwegian Refugee Council when they were abducted and one of their colleagues was killed during an ambush last week.

# norway - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash
# Drop It Like It's Hot
From The Daily Edge
# Drop It Like It's Hot

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash

Jun 28th 2012, 8:19 PM 7,872 Views 45 Comments

The rapper was on his way to a music festival when he was stopped by customs officials.

# norway - Friday 22 June, 2012

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

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings

Jun 22nd 2012, 12:22 PM 2,115 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.

# norway - Saturday 16 June, 2012

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

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

Jun 16th 2012, 1:04 PM 2,019 Views 2 Comments

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

# norway - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

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

Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial

Jun 5th 2012, 7:51 AM 5,648 Views 11 Comments

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

# norway - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

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

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

May 30th 2012, 9:56 AM 3,235 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.

# norway - Monday 28 May, 2012

Barry out, Parker fit for England
# Injury Blow
From The42
# Injury Blow

Barry out, Parker fit for England

May 28th 2012, 4:44 PM 261 Views 0 Comments

Everton defender Jagielka, who played in England’s 1-0 friendly win over Norway on Saturday, has been picked as Barry’s replacement.

# norway - Thursday 24 May, 2012

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

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.

# norway - Monday 14 May, 2012

Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings
# Breivik
# Breivik

Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings

May 14th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,940 Views 7 Comments

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