Europe

Norway to build hybrid ships to lower shipping emissions

Given the shipping industry is responsible for a significant proportion of the global climate problem, change cannot come soon enough.

Human Rights

Arab activist Baghdadi reveals details of Saudi threat

Iyad el-Baghdadi taken into protective custody in Norway, but warned his family is 'soft target'.

Iyad el-Baghdadi begs for family's safety after Saudi threat

Europe

Saving Lofoten Islands: Norway's turn towards biodiversity

Rich in biodiversity, the Lofoten Islands are in the crosshairs of a big oil company.

Europe

Arctic surfing: Snow, sand and the northern lights

Surfing in one of the coldest beaches in the world has changed a former fishing and farming hamlet.

Europe

Nature on the brink: Global warming threatens arctic cod fishery

Al Jazeera reports from the Lofoten Islands inside the Arctic Circle on the threats faced by one of the most important fisheries in the world.

Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan the worst country for journalists, Norway the safest

For the first time in three years, North Korea is not the world's most dangerous country for journalists.

Russia

Russian court jails ex-Norway border guard for spying

Frode Berg sentenced to 14 years in prison for gathering intelligence about Russian nuclear submarines.

Russian court jails ex-Norway border guard for spying

Norway

Norway museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts

Authorities on Easter Island have long been calling for the return of artefacts from Norway and the UK.

Norway museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts

Europe

Norway cruise ship at port after near disaster, rescues

After dramatic rescues, some 900 people still on board as the cruise ship reaches Molde port on Norway's west coast.

Norway

Norway: Passengers airlifted from stranded cruise ship

Several vessels and helicopters take part in the rescue, as facilities to receive passengers are set up on land.

Norway

Norway approves disputed Arctic copper mine despite local protest

While the mine will provide new jobs, activists fear it is a threat to the coast and reindeer's natural life cycle.

Norway approves disputed Arctic copper mine despite local protest

Morocco

Denmark verifies murder video of tourist in Morocco

Police hunting for more suspects in the murder of Scandinavian women after arresting a man in Marrakech on Tuesday.

Denmark authenticates video of murder of Scandinavian in Morocco

Asia

'Foreign mediation' in Kashmir? Opposition seek answers

Opposition parties ask Modi government to explain ex-Norway PM's surprise Kashmir trip during which he met separatists.

Opposition seeks clarity on Norwegian 'mediation' in Kashmir

Witness

Exit: Leaving Extremism Behind

A Norwegian filmmaker, struggling to reconcile with her past, sets out to find others who have escaped extremist groups.

Europe

Allies show off might in NATO's biggest war games post-Cold War

NATO began the main phase of military exercises in a display of force meant to underline its ability to deter Russia.