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#Oslo

# oslo - 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.

# oslo - 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.

# oslo - 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.

# oslo - 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.

# oslo - 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.

# oslo - 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?

# oslo - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains images

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.

# oslo - 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 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.

# oslo - 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.

Isolation ordered for Norway attacks suspect Breivik Norway This post contains videos

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.

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.

# oslo - 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.

In photos: Norway mourns victims of twin terror attacks Norway This post contains videos This post contains images

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.

# oslo - Saturday 23 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix This post contains videos

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.

Over 80 killed in Norway’s Utoya shooting as investigation turns to second suspect

Investigation into gun and bomb attacks continue as authorities search for more possible victims on the island.

Norway attacks suspect "came out of nowhere"

Police investigating the double attacks which killed at least 91 people in Norway yesterday say that the suspect had no known links to hardcore extremists and was not on their “radar”.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# oslo - Friday 22 July, 2011

Death toll in Norway rises to 91

Eighty-four people have been shot dead on the Norwegian island of Utoya. Police say the Oslo blast and the shootings are connected.

One arrested on Norwegian island following shootings

Meanwhile Norwegian police say they fear there may be explosives on the island: there are no suggestions of a connection with island shootings and the bombing in the capital as yet.

'No confirmation' of terrorist motive: Norwegian PM

Several have been confirmed dead in Oslo, with more reported casualties on the island of Utøya. The PM has said: “The people who stand behind this wish to spread fear, but we won’t let them. We must remain calm.”

LIVE: Rolling coverage of Norway attacks from state broadcaster NRK Oslo This post contains videos

LIVE: Rolling coverage of Norway attacks from state broadcaster NRK

Live footage direct from the Norwegian national broadcaster, in the aftermath of Friday’s attacks in Oslo and Utoya.

Take 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

How news of the Oslo bombing unfolded on Twitter Oslo This post contains images

How news of the Oslo bombing unfolded on Twitter

News of the bombings in Oslo unfolded in real time on Twitter this afternoon, with people expressing their shock and sadness at the news.

WATCH: First videos of explosion aftermath in Oslo Oslo This post contains videos

WATCH: First videos of explosion aftermath in Oslo

The extent of the devastation is as yet unclear.

Photos: Explosion hits Oslo Oslo This post contains images

Photos: Explosion hits Oslo

Several people have been reported injured following the explosion, which hit central Oslo just before 3.30pm local time.

# oslo - Thursday 9 June, 2011

From The42 Bolt: I'm good enough to play for Man United Sign Him Up

Bolt: I'm good enough to play for Man United

But first, he’s concentrating on winning the men’s 200m at the Diamond League meeting in Oslo tonight.

# oslo - Friday 10 December, 2010

Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize in absentia Peace Prize This post contains videos

Liu Xiaobo awarded Nobel Peace Prize in absentia

An chair sat empty during the ceremony in Oslo to mark the absence of Liu, who is in prison in China.