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#Norway

# norway - Sunday 8 October, 2017

From The42 Norwegian FA agrees new deal to pay male and female footballers equally Equality

Norwegian FA agrees new deal to pay male and female footballers equally

The new agreement is being praised as the first of its kind in international football.

# norway - Saturday 7 October, 2017

This design has been chosen to replace the Norwegian government HQ damaged in fatal 2011 attacks

The design, named Adapt, was chosen this week.

# norway - Friday 6 October, 2017

Anti-nuclear weapons campaign wins Nobel Peace Prize for 'groundbreaking' work

There were 318 candidates for this year’s prize.

# norway - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Burqas or bus seats? Anti-immigrant group ridiculed for mistaking bus seats for Muslim women

People described the bus seats as “tragic”, “disgusting” and “terrorists”.

# norway - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

From The42 Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk Lilywhites

Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk

Stephen Kenny’s side have been handed a tough draw in the Champions League second round, but their opponents are similarly wary.

# norway - Sunday 21 May, 2017

The world's first self-sailing electric cargo ship will be built by Norway

The ship will be able to haul roughly 100 containers at a speed of 12 to 15 knots.

# norway - Monday 8 May, 2017

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

The herd is to be eradicated by 1 May 2018.

# norway - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Bars and restaurants evacuated after Norwegian police find bomb near subway station

The police Twitter account said it had been defused or neutralised.

# norway - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Secrets to Norwegians' happiness: 'We don't boast. We don't express happiness openly'

Norway is the happiest country to live in because it is safe, equal and honest, writes Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland Else Berit Eikeland.

# norway - Friday 7 April, 2017

Norway is about to build the world's first tunnel for ships

Construction of the Stad Ship Tunnel is set to begin in 2019.

# norway - Monday 20 March, 2017

Ireland is the 15th happiest country in the world

The best examples of happiness maintenance after large external shocks were Ireland and Iceland, according to the report.

# norway - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses case against his solitary confinement

The appeals court noted that Breivik was still trying to spread his extreme rightwing ideology.

# norway - Friday 3 February, 2017

Former Norwegian prime minister delayed at US airport over visit to Iran in 2014

Kjell Magne Bondevik is a former two-term prime minister of US ally Norway.

# norway - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Norway is killing FM radio - against the wishes of most listeners

There are no plans to phase out FM radio in Ireland, the Department of Communications has said.

# norway - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime

Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.

# norway - Friday 18 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge We've all been pronouncing 'Roald Dahl' wrong for years and everything is a lie Horrigust

# norway - Friday 30 September, 2016

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears

A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

# norway - Friday 9 September, 2016

Facebook does u-turn on censoring 'napalm girl' photo

Norway’s biggest selling newspaper had accused Facebook of censorship.

# norway - Monday 29 August, 2016

Over 300 wild Norwegian reindeer killed by lightning

Norwegian authorities have yet to decide what to do with the animals.

# norway - Friday 26 August, 2016

Man gets stuck in public toilet trying to rescue a lost phone

He was overcome by nausea and vomiting.

# norway - Monday 4 July, 2016

My best road trip: a solo adventure in Nord-Norge during the Polar night

Driving around Nordland, Troms and Finnmark in Northern Norway under the Northern Lights.

# norway - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare

Police in Norway said that an earlier alert in Manchester made them take the threat seriously.

# norway - Friday 29 April, 2016

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

11 killed as helicopter crashes off coast of Norway

Another two people are missing.

# norway - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict

The court found that the right-wing extremist was subjected to “inhuman” and “degrading” treatment.

# norway - Monday 25 April, 2016

Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident

Almost the identical thing happened in 2009.

# norway - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Edward Snowden suing Norway so it won't extradite him during award visit

He wants to receive the prize in person.

# norway - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment

The mass murderer killed 77 people in an attack in Oslo in 2011.

# norway - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Man given 15-month jail term for raping girlfriend while she slept

Magnus Meyer Hustveit returned to his native Norway after sentencing last year.

Mass murderer Anders Breivik makes Nazi salute as he appears in court

Breivik is taking a human rights case against the Norwegian state.

# norway - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied Afghan minors sought asylum in Europe last year. Many of them are now spread out in special shelters across the continent.

# norway - Monday 1 February, 2016

Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed

The Scandinavian country’s police force had been fully armed, due to a heightened terror threat, since 2014,

# norway - Sunday 31 January, 2016

'From playing with Johnny Sexton to guys who stumbled on the sport in the park'

Dubliner Rob Gannon is using his experience with St Mary’s to help his adopted club and country grow their rugby scene.

# norway - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat

Cat lady… as in a lady who is a cat.

# norway - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Waterford’s weather is so bad it’s being used as ‘Norway’ in a new TV show Grand Soft Day

# norway - Saturday 23 January, 2016

‘No means no’: Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

# norway - Thursday 21 January, 2016

A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief

It was basically that scene in Terminator 2 when the T1000 chases down the car.

# norway - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions

He killed 77 people in a bombing and shooting rampage in 2011.

# norway - Saturday 19 December, 2015

# norway - Monday 7 December, 2015

Court to hear appeal that wholly suspended sentence for rapist was 'unduly lenient'

Magnus Meyer Hustveit pleaded guilty to rape but was not sent to prison.

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