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# norway - Sunday 14 August, 2011

Norway killer back on island for reconstruction

Anders Behring Breivik has been brought back to the island of Utoya, the scene where he fatally shot 69 people, by authorities attempting to piece together events of that day.

# norway - Friday 12 August, 2011

Norway police worried that killer filmed island massacre

Anders Behring Breivik may have filmed his massacre of 69 people on Utoya island, say Norwegian police.

# norway - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Emails of Norway attacks suspect Anders Breivik hacked - report

A Norwegian journalist says he was sent information hackers claim came from the account of the man accused of carrying out last month’s deadly terror attacks.

# norway - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Teenage pregnancy could be 'contagious' between sisters: study

A Norwegian study into teenage pregnancy has found that an older sister becoming pregnant makes her younger sister twice more likely to do the same.

# norway - Saturday 6 August, 2011

Teenage victim of Norway polar bear attack named

The 17-year-old victim of the vicious attack has been named, while four others who were seriously injured have been permitted to return home.

# norway - Friday 5 August, 2011

Teenage boy mauled to death by polar bear in Norway

Four others have been injured in the attack. The boy’s identity has not yet been confirmed.

# norway - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

'He seemed like a normal, nice guy': Irish friend of Norway killer speaks out

The man befriended Anders Behring Breivik and spoke to him every night as they played online games.

# norway - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Anders Behring Breivik demands are "unrealistic, far, far from the real world"

Defence lawyer says Norway attacks suspect has issued two lists, with one calling for the resignation of the Norwegian government.

From The42 Muhammad Ali writes open letter to the people of Norway Norway

Muhammad Ali writes open letter to the people of Norway

“My heart goes out to each of you as you deal with the unimaginable grief of your loss,” says boxing legend.

# norway - Monday 1 August, 2011

Norwegian shooter demands top army post

Anders Breivik has offered authorities information about other terrorist cells he claims are operating in the region, in exchange for an army position.

The 9 at 9: Monday

In today’s 9 at 9: The latest on Davis Norris’ Áras bid; a debt deal in the US; the Ministers and the bus lanes; and what the recession is doing to our sex lives.

# norway - Saturday 30 July, 2011

Norway attacks suspect considered other targets: police

Norwegian investigators say that Anders Behring Breivik, 32, considered a number of places associated with Norway’s government and Labour Party.

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The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# norway - Friday 29 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge 'Twinute Silence' planned for Norway victims this afternoon Twitter This post contains a poll

'Twinute Silence' planned for Norway victims this afternoon

A campaign, which started in Dublin, is asking people not to use social networking sites for a minute at 5pm today as a mark of respect for the Oslo and Utoya victims. Will you be observing the #twinutesilence?

# norway - Thursday 28 July, 2011

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Morrissey: Norway killings are 'nothing' compared to fast-food meat

The vegetarian singer made the comments at a concert in Warsaw over the weekend.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: War of words in Ronan Kerr inquiry, priest apologises for comparing Taoiseach to Hitler, and new details emerge of Anders Behring Breivik’s arrest…

Norway massacre gunman 'surrendered with his hands up'

Police have described the moment Anders Breivik was caught – and admitted their boat broke down on the way to Utøya.

# norway - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

In today’s fix: Postcodes may be on the way, Ireland’s broadband is up to speed, fun in the sun, and the beach comes to Dublin Castle…

Video: Tour Norway's luxurious maximum security prison

It cost €175m to build, is set on 75 acres of land, and has a recording studio.

Police destroy explosives at Norway attacks suspect’s farm as Oslo alert lifted

Meanwhile, authorities have begun to release the names of the 76 victims of Friday’s bombing in Oslo and gun attack on the island of Utoya.

Glenn Beck defends use of Nazi comparisons after likening Utoya victims to Hitler Youth

The radio show host also compared Obama’s position on the US debt crisis to the early days of Hitler’s administration.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Government may ban smoking in cars, man charged over assault on Irishman in Canberra, and the fishy tale of some Christchurch quake survivors…

# norway - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Norway victim's father recounts last words

The names of some of the victims of the attacks in Oslo and Utoya have been released today.

Norway terror case indicates Breivik is 'insane', says lawyer

Anders Behring Breivik may face charges of crimes against humanity, for which he could receive a 30-year sentence.

Norway attacks: Glenn Beck likens teenage victims to Hitler Youth Norway This post contains videos

Norway attacks: Glenn Beck likens teenage victims to Hitler Youth

The US conservative pundit has sparked fury after making the comments on his radio show.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning: Cabinet’s final meeting before summer, five arrests in Ronan Kerr investigation, and the Chilean miners coming to the big screen.

# norway - Monday 25 July, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Death toll in Norway reduced to 76

Police have reduced the death toll for the island of Utoya, saying that a confusing situation had led to an incorrect figure being released.

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Isolation ordered for Norway attacks suspect Breivik

Meanwhile, Norwegian police investigate claims he was associated with two “cells” ahead of the attacks. Surgeons say special bullets were used on Utoya to cause maximum internal damage.

Norway gun and bomb attack accused denied public court hearing

Meanwhile, Polish authorities have launched an investigation into a possible link with the Oslo bombing.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning: Norway gunman prepares for court, a Bank of Ireland deal saves YOU €245, and how long will it take you to smile today?

Is this man one of the luckiest people in Norway?

Journalism student was due to stay on massacre island but was sent off to cover a football match – and had worked in building next to Oslo blast site for the previous fortnight.

# norway - Sunday 24 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In today’s Fix: The very latest developments from Norway, a miracle rescue in China, and do you fancy your very own floating volcano?

'Now you've killed my dad': Horrific eyewitness accounts of Norway attacks

A ten-year-old boy confronted the gunman as he massacred teenagers on Utøya island, according to one survivor.

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In photos: Norway mourns victims of twin terror attacks

“We are crying with you,” Prime Minister Stoltenberg tells the crowds gathered at Oslo Cathedral today.

Manifesto attributed to Norway attack suspect criticises Cowen, McCreevy

Manifesto outlining plans to protect Europe against “the Muslim majority” criticises Irish politicians for promoting the Lisbon Treaty.

Norway attacks suspect admits responsibility, says lawyer

A manifesto discovered online yesterday and attributed to Breivik outlines months of planning for the gun and bomb attacks.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning…

# norway - Saturday 23 July, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Saturday

In today’s fix: Police say there are unexploded bombs in Oslo as the search for bodies continues on Utoya… and RIP Amy Winehouse.

There are unexploded bombs in Oslo - Norwegian police

Police also say that there are still undetonated explosives around government buildings in Oslo, while four people remain unaccounted for on Utoya.