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Fisherman catches 'alien-like' fish with huge bulging eyes off Norway's coast

A fisherman fishing off the coast of Norway was in for a shock of a lifetime when he accidentally caught an alien-like monster with large bulging eyes from the deep waters.

Sep 16, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

One person injured in shooting at Norway mosque, suspect in custody

One person has been injured in a shooting inside a mosque in Norway, police said on Saturday, adding that one man had been apprehended.

Aug 11, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

Young Arctic Fox stuns researchers by setting record in walking from Norway to Canada

A tracking collar was fitted on the fox by researchers from the Norwegian Polar Institute in 2017 and she was released into nature as part of a larger study.

Jul 15, 2019, 18:33 PM IST

Players hear of match-fixing risks ahead of Women's World Cup

The session took place at their pre-tournament training camp in Oslo at the behest of the world governing body FIFA, who are insisting all 24 nations taking part in the World Cup inform their players of the risks involved.

May 29, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Arab activist says Norway warned him of potential Saudi threat

Iyad el-Baghdadi is a Palestinian human rights campaigner and writer who won prominence during the 2011 Arab uprisings and has written critically of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. 

May 09, 2019, 23:49 PM IST

Euro 2020: Spain register 2-1 win over Norway following Sergio Ramos penalty

Spain made a slick start and took the lead at Valencia`s Mestalla stadium when Rodrigo Moreno volleyed in Jordi Alba`s cross from close range in the 16th minute and continued to dominate proceedings without carving out many clear chances.

Mar 24, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

Ballon d`Or winner Ada Hegerberg won't play Women's World Cup, says Norway coach

Hegerberg has not played for Norway since they were knocked out of the Women`s European Championship in 2017 without scoring a goal.

Feb 27, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

UK, Norway, Iceland agrees on citizens rights if no-deal Brexit

Britain, the world`s fifth-biggest economy, is due to leave the EU on March 29 but Prime Minister Theresa May wants more concessions from Brussels to rally her divided Conservative Party behind her exit plan, rejected by parliament last month.

Feb 08, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Norwegian plane lands at Stockholm airport after bomb threat

Norwegian said the threat had been made against flight DY4321 flying from Arlanda to Nice in France.

Feb 07, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

China says it is not a threat to Norway, denies cyber espionage

Huawei faces international scrutiny over its ties with the Chinese government and allegations that Beijing could use Huawei`s technology for spying, which the company denies.

Feb 05, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

5W1H: India, Norway agree to closely collaborate on Sustainable Development Goals

India and Norway on Tuesday agreed to closely collaborate on ocean economy and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, while vowing to step up bilateral trade, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with his Norwegian counterpart Erna Solberg. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 08, 2019, 18:54 PM IST

Norway PM to visit India next week

The upcoming visit of Prime Minister Solberg will provide an opportunity to the two sides to review the progress in bilateral cooperation and discuss ways to further expand the multi-faceted partnership in areas of common interest.

 

Jan 03, 2019, 15:32 PM IST

Uproar over Norway PM's visit to J&K reaches Parliament, Sushma Swaraj replies

Sushma Swaraj clarified that India will not involve any third party to resolve issues with Pakistan.

Dec 28, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

What are Norwegians doing in Kashmir? Omar Abdullah asks Centre to clarify

Former Norway prime minister Kjell Magne Bondevik had on Friday met senior separatist leaders in Srinagar.

Nov 27, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

Russia prepares to search nuclear missile lost at sea months ago

Russian experts are gearing up to recover one of the crashed missiles amid fears it is leaking nuclear material into the Barents Sea

Aug 22, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

Muslim teacher, who lost his job in Norway for refusing to shake hands with women, alleges discrimination

The teacher was employed as a substitute teacher at the Ekeberg elementary school in Oslo. 

Aug 09, 2018, 14:50 PM IST

The weird to the wonderful -- football pitches of the world

 Playing football, nothing could be simpler, right? All you need is a ball, a few players and -- a pitch.

Jun 08, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

We were robbed!" Panama World Cup team hotel raided during Oslo match

 At around the time that World Cup minnows Panama were playing Norway in Oslo this week, thieves were busy rifling their Oslo hotel rooms, police told to AFP today.

Jun 07, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Australia's Bert van Marwijk cautious despite warm-up win

 The World Cup-bound Socceroos were thrashed 4-1 by Norway in Bert van Marwijk`s first game in charge just two months ago so it was no great surprise that he was not about to get carried away by their 4-0 win over the Czech Republic on Friday.

Jun 02, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Viswanathan Anand holds Hikaru Nakamura to an easy draw in Norway

  Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw against American Hikaru Nakamura in the second round of Altibox Norway Chess tournament.

May 31, 2018, 09:25 AM IST