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Norway says Breivik a VIP inmate with `cosy` conditions

Norway on Tuesday insisted mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik enjoyed "cosy" conditions in prison, including cells with a view, an Xbox, and a comfy armchair, as it appealed a lower court conviction for "inhumane" treatment.

US Marines land in Norway for contested deployment

Some 300 US Marines arrived in Norway today for a rotational deployment in the Scandinavian country, to neighbouring Russia's dismay amid rising tensions with the West.

10 countries less populated than Delhi

10 countries less populated than Delhi

Believe it or not, there are countries that are less populated than Delhi.

Norway child row: Natural parents must get custody of Aryan, says Sushma Swaraj

Norway child row: Natural parents must get custody of Aryan, says Sushma Swaraj

Ahead of the Indian ambassador's meeting with authorities in Norway in connection with a row over the custody of a five-year-old child belonging to an Indo-Norwegian family, the government on Tuesday made it clear that it wants the boy united with his natural parents.

Norway child custody row: Centre to represent mother, says EAM Sushma Swaraj

Norway child custody row: Centre to represent mother, says EAM Sushma Swaraj

The Indian government will represent the mother of a five-year-old child in Norway who has been separated from his parents who have been accused of beating him up, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Friday.

Sushma offers help to Indian couple in Norway after authorities take their child's custody

Sushma offers help to Indian couple in Norway after authorities take their child's custody

"I have asked Indian Ambassador in Norway to send me a report," Swaraj tweeted.

NRI parents seek govt help as Norwegian authorities take custody of their child

A five-year-old child has been separated from his NRI parents by Norwegian authorities.

Major Russian naval deployment to intensify Aleppo assault: NATO diplomat

Russian warships off the coast of Norway are carrying fighter bombers that will likely reinforce a final assault on the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo in two weeks, a senior NATO diplomat said on Wednesday citing Western intelligence.

Norway seeks ban on burqas in the classroom

Norway`s right-wing government on Wednesday announced plans to ban the full-face Islamic veil from classrooms and university lecture halls.

Norway appeals court rejects Snowden extradition lawsuit

A Norwegian appeals court has rejected a lawsuit from fugitive former US spy contractor Edward Snowden against the Norwegian government, upholding the verdict of a lower court, it said on Wednesday.

Norway hairdresser fined for turning away client in hijab

Norway hit a hairdresser with a roughly 1,000-euro fine today after she was convicted of discrimination for turning away a Muslim client wearing a headscarf.

Wipro bags 3-year IT deal from Norway's NSB

Wipro bags 3-year IT deal from Norway's NSB

 Software services firm Wipro has bagged a three-year IT contract from NSB Group, one of Norway's largest transportation groups.

These are the 10 best countries for retiring!

These are the 10 best countries for retiring!

According to Natixis Global Asset Management's fourth annual Global Retirement Index (GRI) released on Tuesday, Norway is the best country for retirement followed by Switzerland and Iceland.

History-making Gurpreet Singh Sandhu plays in Europa League qualifier

History-making Gurpreet Singh Sandhu plays in Europa League qualifier

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu on Thursday became the first Indian to play in the Europa League, when he started for Norwegian Tippeligaen club Stabaek FC in a qualifier against Welsh side Connah's Quay Nomads FC in an away match in Rhyl.

Edward Snowden loses lawsuit against Norway to prevent extradition

 A court in Norway refused to provide assurances to US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden that he would not be extradited if he visits the country to accept an award in November on Monday. He has been living in exile in Russia since 2013 after revealing widespread US foreign surveillance.

Haunting! World renowned pianist performs while floating in Arctic to save environment - Watch video

Haunting! World renowned pianist performs while floating in Arctic to save environment - Watch video

Italian composer ​Ludovico Einaudi performed an original composition, 'Elegy for the Arctic', while floating on a small platform in the Arctic Ocean.

WATCH: AWKWARD! Umar Akmal bowled by a female leg-spinner in Norway

WATCH: AWKWARD! Umar Akmal bowled by a female leg-spinner in Norway

Akmal was the chief guest at the match between two all-girls team at a festival in Norway.

Beware, workaholics: Excessive working may elevate depression, anxiety

The study reveals that pushing work to the extreme may be a sign of deeper psychological or emotional issues.

Sex workers suffer ''horrific'' rape, beatings and discrimination: Report

From Papua New Guinea to Argentina, Hong Kong and Norway, researchers consistently found cases of sex workers being physically and sexually abused by clients and the police.

 Norway helicopter crash: All 13 people on board dead, 11 bodies recovered

Norway helicopter crash: All 13 people on board dead, 11 bodies recovered

Thirteen people were killed when a helicopter crashed off the coast of southwest Norwegian city of Bergen on late Friday night, as per BBC.