Counting the Cost

What is the cost of India's deadly air pollution?

Counting the cost of air pollution in India and protests in Hong Kong. Plus, Norway's response to climate change.

AJ Impact

Norway's biggest asset investors demand action on Amazon fires

The two largest funds based around Oslo are engaging with three United States companies to stop rainforest destruction.

Norway's biggest asset investors demand action on Amazon fires

Environment

Bolsonaro angry as Norway stops funding Amazon protection

Over the last decade, Norway has donated more than $1.2bn to the Amazon Fund, which protects the Brazilian rainforest.

Bolsonaro angry as Norway stops funding Amazon protection

Norway

Norway: Police investigate mosque shooting as 'terrorist' attempt

A lone gunman carrying multiple weapons was overpowered by members of the mosque before police arrived, witness says.

Norway: Police investigate mosque shooting as 'terrorist' attempt

The Far Right

Why is the violent far right still able to organise online?

It's been eight years since Anders Breivik, who received and spread violent ideas online, carried out the Norway attack.

Why is the violent far right still able to organise online?

Arts & Culture

Missing wonder of medieval world found in family drawer

Viking-era artefact missing for almost 200 years to be sold next month after decades tucked away in Scottish home.

Lost Lewis Chessman found, could fetch $1m at auction

Venezuela

Venezuela's Guaido vows protests as Norway talks produce no deal

Meetings between Venezuela gov't, opposition envoys end without progress towards resolving country's political crisis.

Venezuela's Guaido vows protests as Norway talks produce no deal

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