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# norway - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

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Poll: Should Anders Behring Breivik's testimony be televised?

Some of the trial of the man who has admitted killing 77 people in Norway last summer will be televised but his testimony will not. What do you think?

Anders Behring Breivik set to take stand at terror trial

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

# norway - Monday 16 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday

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

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VIDEO: Breivik cries as he watches his own propaganda video

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

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

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Norway killer admits mass murder but claims self-defence

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

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

Trial of Norway killer Anders Breivik gets underway in Oslo

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

# norway - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

Norway killer Anders Breivik found sane in new examination

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 - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Norway formally charges Anders Behring Breivik with terror offences

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

# norway - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response

Researchers have identified a protein in human cells that could provide new insights in our understanding of the our immune system.

# norway - Sunday 26 February, 2012

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Cold play: Musicians make ice instruments

Norwegian composer Terje Isungset demonstrates the power of ice…

# norway - Monday 6 February, 2012

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

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

# norway - Monday 30 January, 2012

Two convicted of terror plot against Danish paper over Muhammed cartoons

The cartoons sparked violent riots after their publication in 2006.

# norway - Friday 13 January, 2012

Anders Behring Breivik to undergo further tests, says Norwegian court

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

# norway - Thursday 29 December, 2011

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Watch: Norwegian news show's eye-test graphic blooper

Instead of showing a graphic of a routine eye-test chart, viewers were greeted with a chart containing slang abbreviations…

# norway - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

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14 game-changing moments of 2011

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

# norway - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Gunman kills two in Italian market

The Italian president has condemned the racist attack, which saw two Senegalese people murdered, as a “blind explosion of hatred”.

# norway - Saturday 10 December, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: The latest on the EU agreement, tributes paid to mother and daughter crash victims, and possibly the best Christmas light display ever…

# norway - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

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

Norway killer "insane", was "psychotic" during 22 July attacks

The findings of a psychiatric evaluation ordered in Oslo court show that he is not mentally fit to be sentenced to prison.

# norway - Friday 18 November, 2011

Norway killer Breivik planned to 'kill politicians'

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

# norway - Monday 14 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Norway massacre survivors watch suspected gunman's court appearance

Anders Behring Breivik, 32, appeared in court today as prosecutors pushed for an extension to his detention.

# norway - Monday 10 October, 2011

Irish-Norwegian massacre survivor to speak here on racism

Elin L’Estrange, whose father is from Dublin, was on Utoya Island when Anders Behring Breivik killed 69 people there. She spoke about her experiences and her anti-racism message.

# norway - Monday 3 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s fix: What’s been happening on the #Aras11 campaign trail; Amanda Knox learns her fate and who reckons they could be like the Queen of England?

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In pictures: media allowed on Norway's Utoya island for first time since massacre

There were few outward signs of the brutal attack which killed 69 people at a political party youth camp in July.

# norway - Thursday 29 September, 2011

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YouTube Top 10: because your wife isn't remotely happy

Golfing trick shots, Jerry Flannery’s mad skillz and the mother of all headed goals: let our weekly countdown help you pass that slow Thursday afternoon.

# norway - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Charges filed in Norway over terror plot against cartoonist

Three men accused of plotting to attack a Danish newspaper that caricatured the Prophet Muhammad have been charged with terror offences in Norway.

Law banning purchase of sex "would reduce sex trafficking and prostitution"

Police officers from Sweden and Norway met with members of the Gardaí, the HSE and other organisations to discuss making the purchase of sex illegal in Ireland.

# norway - Monday 19 September, 2011

Norway killer's detention and isolation extended

Confessed killer Anders Behring Breivik has been given a further eight weeks of pre-trial detention – four of which will be spent in solitary confinement.

# norway - Thursday 8 September, 2011

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Lacoste asks Norwegian authorities to ban killer from wearing their clothes

The fashion label is desperately seeking to disassociate itself from the mass-killer, who said that “refined people” like him should wear brands like Lacoste.

# norway - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

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Meet the stars of this year's Athletics World Championships

The 2011 World Athletics Championships begin this Saturday in Daegu, South Korea. Get to know the athletes who’ll likely be providing the week’s most compelling storylines.

# norway - Monday 22 August, 2011

One month on - Norway remembers its dead

One month ago today Norwegian Anders Breivik has confessed he detonated a bomb in Oslo, before going on a killing rampage on Utoya Island – 77 people died.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# norway - Sunday 21 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the day’s news, plus the little bits you may not have caught yet.

Breivik's 77 victims remembered at services in Norway

Diplomats from Norway and around the world attend a remembrance event in Oslo, marking the end of a month of mourning.

# norway - Friday 19 August, 2011

Four more weeks of solitary for Norway twin attacks suspect

Judge says Anders Behring Breivik, 32, considers his solitary detention “a sadistic torture method.”

# norway - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Column: ‘After watching my daughter die, we had to do everything’

Tony Heffernan describes taking his three-year-old son to New York for brain surgery – and why he’d have done it himself if he knew how.