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The climate activists who want Norway to end oil and gas production

The BBC's Nick Beake meets the young climate activists trying to stop Norway drilling for oil and gas.
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Venezuelan Opposition, Norway Urge Maduro Government to Resume Talks

By Deisy Buitrago and Sharay AnguloCARACAS/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) -The chair of the Venezuelan opposition's negotiating team at talks with the...
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Tail of Spitfire shot down over Norway goes on display in Henley

It is hoped the plane, which was found in a peat bog in Norway, could fly again in 2024.
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Horrific Delay? Norway Eyes Police Response to Arrow Attack

Norway has announced it will hold an independent investigation into the actions of police and security agencies following a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people and injured three others.
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Norway to Review Police Handling of Bow-And-Arrow Attack

Norwegian authorities are commissioning an independent investigation into the actions of police and security agencies following a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people and injured three.
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Norway bow-and-arrow attack suspect charged with 5 counts of murder

The suspect in a deadly bow-and-arrow attack in Norway has been charged with five counts of murder, police said Friday, and is being held in a high-security psychiatric ward rather than a prison amid concern over his mental health.
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Norway attack: Killer held in medical custody amid mental health investigation

Police believe a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five may have been as a result of mental illness.
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A global airline is no longer requiring passengers to wear face masks on some flights

A SAS Scandinavian Airlines' Airbus A350-900 XWB. Thomas Pallini/Insider Scandinavian Airlines will no longer require face masks on flights within Scandinavia. Flights outside of Sweden, Denmark, and Norway will still have mask requirements. Sweden, where Scandinavian Airlines has its headquarters, has taken a no-lockdown pandemic approach. Scandinavian Airlines, also known as SAS, will no longer require passengers to wear face masks on flights within the Scandinavian countries of Sw...
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Norway Town Absorbs Horror of Local's Bow-And-Arrow Attack

Residents of a Norwegian town are grappling with the horrible knowledge that someone living in their community used a bow and arrow to attack people on a weekday evening and killed five of them.
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Norway bow-and-arrow attack suspect charged with 5 counts of murder

The suspect in a deadly bow-and-arrow attack in Norway has been charged with five counts of murder, police said Friday.
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Norway Town Grapples With Loss of Residents, Sense of Safety

Residents of a Norwegian town are grappling with the horrible knowledge that someone living in their community used a bow and arrow to attack people on a weekday evening and killed five of them.
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Norway Bow-And-Arrow Attack Suspect to Be Held for 4 Weeks Initially

KONGSBERG, Norway (Reuters) - The man suspected of killing five people in Norway with a bow and arrow and other weapons earlier this week can be...
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Scandic Reports Strong Results and Cash Flow for Third Quarter 2021

Scandic’s net sales for the third quarter amounted to 3,734 MSEK while adjusted EBITDA totaled 709 MSEK. The company’s results were impacted positively by 132 MSEK of state aid received and a repayment of 44 MSEK related to over-consolidation from the insurance company AFA. In addition, just over 150 MSEK of the profit is estimated to be attributable to temporary effects from Scandic’s quarantine-related operations in Norway. Excluding these items, adjusted EBITDA for the quarter amounted...
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Students Shut Themselves in as Norway Bow-And-Arrow Attacker Struck

By Victoria KlestyKONGSBERG, Norway (Reuters) - A student described how he and his friends shut themselves in his bedroom as a man armed with a bow...
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Norway bow-and-arrow suspect in care amid mental health concerns

Espen Andersen Bråthen transferred as investigation into motives, and psychiatric evaluation continueThe man suspected of killing five people with a bow and arrows and other weapons in Norway has been transferred to the public health service, a state prosecutor has said, amid continuing concerns about his mental health.“Based on an assessment of his health condition, this was the best solution,” the prosecutor Ann Iren Svane Mathiassen told the Norwegian public broadcaster, NRK, adding that the ...
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Norway bow-and-arrow attack suspect won't appear in court after being handed to health services

The suspect in a deadly bow-and-arrow attack in Norway has been handed over to health services and won't appear in court on Friday, a police spokesperson told CNN.
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Custody Hearing for Norway Bow-And-Arrow Suspect

The suspect in a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people and wounded three in a small Norwegian town is facing a custody hearing Friday.
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Norway Trade Surplus Soars to Record High, Driven by Gas Exports

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's trade surplus rose last month to a record level thanks to soaring revenues from selling gas from its offshore fields,...
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Suspect in Norway attack named as police say they're treating it as terrorism

The suspect in the Norway bow-and-arrow attack was a convert to Islam and police had been in contact with him before the killings on Wednesday over concerns about radicalization, police chief Ole Bredrup Sæverud said Thursday.
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Norway Court to Decide on Detention of Bow-And-Arrow Attacker

KONGSBERG, Norway (Reuters) - A Norwegian court will decide on Friday how long a man suspected of killing five people with a bow and arrow and...
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Norway Court to Rule on Detention of Bow-And-Arrow Attack Suspect

(Adds details)By Victoria KlestyKONGSBERG, Norway (Reuters) -A Norwegian court will decide on Friday how long a man suspected of killing five...
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Why Russia never became an aircraft carrier superpower

Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov off the coast of northern Norway, October 17, 2016. Reuters Over the past century, the Soviet Union and Russia after it had several grand plans to build and field aircraft carriers. Those plans have largely failed to pan out, in part because of competing military priorities and limited national resources. The Soviet Union was one of the largest, most industrial proficient countries the world has ever seen.Yet for all of its engineering talent and ...
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Norway Mourns Bow-And-Arrow Victims, Recalls 2011 Attack

Many Norwegians recall it all too well: politicians, residents and Norway’s royal family together mourning an act of home-grown mass violence in a nation where such tragedies are rare.
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'I saw a man walking with an arrow in his back': witnesses recall Norway attack – video

A witness of a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people in the town of Kongsberg recalled on Thursday seeing one of the victims walking on a street with an arrow in his back. Investigators named the suspect as Espen Andersen Braathen, a 37-year-old living in the municipality where the attacks took place. Police had been concerned about signs of radicalisation in the suspect before the attacks, carried out with a bow and arrow and other weapons, a senior officer said.Norway bow-and-arrow atta...
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Bow-And-Arrow Killings in Norway Seen as an 'Act of Terror'

Norwegian authorities say the bow-and-arrow rampage by a man who killed five people in a small town appeared to be a terrorist act.
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Norway's Bow-And-Arrow Killings Seen as 'Act of Terror'

Norwegian authorities say the bow-and-arrow rampage by a man who killed five people in a small town appeared to be a terrorist act.
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Archaeologists Discover 1300-Year-Old Pair of Skis, the Best-Preserved Ancient Skis in Existence

Surfing is generally believed to have originated in Hawaii and will be forever associated with the Polynesian islands. Yet anthropologists have found evidence of something like surfing wherever humans have encountered a beach — on the coasts of West Africa, in the Caribbean, India, Syria, and Japan. Surfing historian Matt Warshaw sums up the problem with locating the origins of this human activity: “Riding waves simply for pleasure most likely developed in one form or another among any c...
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Norway: Reopening Of The Country To Begin In Phases - Fakhoury Global Immigration

The Norwegian government has made an announcement that it will begin re-opening the country in three phases.
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Suspect in Norway attack named as police say they're treating it as terrorism

The suspect in the Norway bow-and-arrow attack was a convert to Islam and police had been in contact with him before the killings on Wednesday over concerns about radicalization, police chief Ole Bredrup Sæverud said Thursday.
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Suspect named in Norway attack police say they're treating as terrorism

A bow-and-arrow attack that left five people dead in Norway is being treated by police as an act of terror after officers revealed the suspect had converted to Islam and that they had concerns about his radicalization.
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