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

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

Feb 6th 2012, 5:38 PM 6,739 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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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jan 13th 2012, 7:57 PM 4,074 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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# Norway

Anders Behring Breivik to undergo further tests, says Norwegian court

Jan 13th 2012, 3:42 PM 1,541 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
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

14 game-changing moments of 2011

Dec 27th 2011, 6:00 PM 6,151 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
# Peace Prize
# Peace Prize

Three women accept Nobel Peace Prize

Dec 10th 2011, 1:26 PM 1,665 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
# Pricey
From The Daily Edge
# Pricey

Here are the 20 most expensive cities in the world

Dec 8th 2011, 3:29 PM 10,131 Views 25 Comments

Dublin isn’t even in the top 50…

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 7:36 PM 3,425 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

Norway killer Breivik planned to 'kill politicians'

Nov 18th 2011, 9:16 PM 2,984 Views 15 Comments

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

Norway massacre survivors watch suspected gunman's court appearance
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# Norway

Norway massacre survivors watch suspected gunman's court appearance

Nov 14th 2011, 12:46 PM 541 Views 2 Comments

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

Irish-Norwegian massacre survivor to speak here on racism
# Survivor
# Survivor

Irish-Norwegian massacre survivor to speak here on racism

Oct 10th 2011, 10:05 AM 1,130 Views 2 Comments

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.

One month on - Norway remembers its dead
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# Norway

One month on - Norway remembers its dead

Aug 22nd 2011, 1:18 PM 247 Views 0 Comments

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.

Breivik's 77 victims remembered at services in Norway
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# Norway

Breivik's 77 victims remembered at services in Norway

Aug 21st 2011, 7:23 PM 329 Views 3 Comments

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

Four more weeks of solitary for Norway twin attacks suspect
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# Norway

Four more weeks of solitary for Norway twin attacks suspect

Aug 19th 2011, 6:12 PM 122 Views 5 Comments

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

Norway killer back on island for reconstruction
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# Norway

Norway killer back on island for reconstruction

Aug 14th 2011, 1:00 PM 349 Views 2 Comments

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 police worried that killer filmed island massacre
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# Norway

Norway police worried that killer filmed island massacre

Aug 12th 2011, 11:19 AM 513 Views 0 Comments

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

Emails of Norway attacks suspect Anders Breivik hacked - report
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# Norway

Emails of Norway attacks suspect Anders Breivik hacked - report

Aug 11th 2011, 2:17 PM 437 Views 0 Comments

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.

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

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

Aug 3rd 2011, 3:53 PM 2,043 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Aug 2nd 2011, 3:04 PM 727 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Muhammad Ali writes open letter to the people of Norway

Aug 2nd 2011, 10:54 AM 163 Views 0 Comments

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

Norwegian shooter demands top army post
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# Norway

Norwegian shooter demands top army post

Aug 1st 2011, 6:30 PM 1,705 Views 10 Comments

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

Norway attacks suspect considered other targets: police
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# Norway

Norway attacks suspect considered other targets: police

Jul 30th 2011, 2:35 PM 236 Views 0 Comments

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

'Twinute Silence' planned for Norway victims this afternoon
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From The Daily Edge
# Twitter

'Twinute Silence' planned for Norway victims this afternoon

Jul 29th 2011, 3:52 PM 772 Views 8 Comments

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?

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jul 27th 2011, 8:01 PM 1,664 Views 2 Comments

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
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# Norway

Video: Tour Norway's luxurious maximum security prison

Jul 27th 2011, 3:55 PM 1,335 Views 10 Comments

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
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# Norway

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

Jul 27th 2011, 11:09 AM 320 Views 0 Comments

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.

Norway victim's father recounts last words
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# Norway

Norway victim's father recounts last words

Jul 26th 2011, 8:51 PM 795 Views 9 Comments

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

Norway attacks: Glenn Beck likens teenage victims to Hitler Youth
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# Norway

Norway attacks: Glenn Beck likens teenage victims to Hitler Youth

Jul 26th 2011, 8:41 AM 1,893 Views 40 Comments

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

Death toll in Norway reduced to 76
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# Death Toll

Death toll in Norway reduced to 76

Jul 25th 2011, 4:49 PM 573 Views 5 Comments

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

Isolation ordered for Norway attacks suspect Breivik
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# Norway

Isolation ordered for Norway attacks suspect Breivik

Jul 25th 2011, 3:36 PM 580 Views 2 Comments

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
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# Norway

Norway gun and bomb attack accused denied public court hearing

Jul 25th 2011, 1:35 PM 1,063 Views 16 Comments

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

Is this man one of the luckiest people in Norway?
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# Norway

Is this man one of the luckiest people in Norway?

Jul 25th 2011, 7:48 AM 556 Views 2 Comments

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.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jul 24th 2011, 8:02 PM 971 Views 3 Comments

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
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# Norway

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

Jul 24th 2011, 7:11 PM 2,247 Views 16 Comments

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

In photos: Norway mourns victims of twin terror attacks
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# Norway

In photos: Norway mourns victims of twin terror attacks

Jul 24th 2011, 3:10 PM 900 Views 0 Comments

“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
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# Norway

Manifesto attributed to Norway attack suspect criticises Cowen, McCreevy

Jul 24th 2011, 1:13 PM 3,692 Views 66 Comments

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
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# Norway

Norway attacks suspect admits responsibility, says lawyer

Jul 24th 2011, 9:53 AM 750 Views 24 Comments

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

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 23rd 2011, 8:12 PM 1,616 Views 5 Comments

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
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# Norway

There are unexploded bombs in Oslo - Norwegian police

Jul 23rd 2011, 6:23 PM 850 Views 13 Comments

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