Norway Shooting

The Absurdity of Blaming Breivik on Jo Nesbø

Richard Orange | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK
Richard Orange

Anyone whose spent any time on Oslo's grand neo-classical streets, will find the claim that Norwegian muezzins are sounding the death-knell of European civilisation fairly absurd. Even after the rapid immigration of recent years, less than 4% of Norway's population have their origin in Muslim countries.

Was the Norwegian Court right in finding Anders Breivik responsible for his actions?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

The court has decided unanimously that Anders Breivik was sane at the time he committed his heinous offences. It is a verdict which may come to be seen as a turning point in the history of how much we hold ourselves, and others, responsible for actions.

Anders Breivik: Killer Was Sane When He Killed 77 People On Utoya And Oslo (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

Mass murderer Anders Breivik was sane when he went on a bloody rampage on the island of Utoya, killing 69 people including tens of teenagers, shortly ...

Breivik Trial: Killer 'Claimed He Was Metrosexual Like David Beckham

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK

Four former close friends of killer Anders Breivik took to the stand today, with one claiming that the killer once boasted that he was "metrosexual li...

Norwegian Psycho

Eirik Bergesen | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK
Eirik Bergesen

Almost ritually, the UN's Development Program ranks Norway as nothing less than the best country in the world to live in. Still, one man found life in our country so unbearable he chose to stage one of the most brutal terrorist attacks in modern history. A week into Anders Behring Breivik's trial, this paradox is continuing to baffle not only Norwegians, but the world.

Inside the Mind of Anders Breivik - The Norwegian on Trial for Mass Murder

Ramón Spaaij | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK
Ramón Spaaij

The new psychiatric report on the mental state of suspected terrorist Anders Behring Breivik released two days ago ensures his sanity will be the key issue in the forthcoming Norway massacre trial. Have the psychiatrists made the correct diagnosis of Breivik?

Prince To Meet Norway Massacre Survivors

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will meet survivors of the Utoya massacre when they begin their tour of Scandinavia. Charles and Camill...

Media's role in Norway tragedy

Victoria Uwonkunda | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK
Victoria Uwonkunda

Last Friday (Sept 30) marked 10 weeks since the Utøya massacre and earlier this week, the media; both Norwegian and international were welcomed back ...

Political and Social Inaction: The Dangers of Doing Nothing

April Salchert | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Politics
April Salchert

Over the last few months, some surprising and high-profile events have taken place in the world, economically and politically. And, well, some surpris...

Anders Breivik Interrogated By Police For Second Time

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

Mass killer Anders Breivik is being interrogated by police in Norway for a second time, a week after he massacred 76 people. Breivik has admitted t...

Norwegian Police End Search For Bodies

The Guardian | The Guardian | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

Norwegian police have ended their search for bodies around the island where Anders Breivik killed 68 people last week. The search was declared complet...

Norwegian Gunman Was 'A Well-Behaved Boy'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK

Just hours after his lawyer said that he believed his client to be insane, Anders Breivik's ex-stepmother told the Associated Press that she saw "no s...

Norway Gunman 'Called EDL A Blessing'

PA | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik wrote online of his wish to attend far-right rallies in the UK and called the English Defenc...

I Knew the Boy Next Door Killers

Nick Ryan | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK
Nick Ryan

The tragic events in Norway should serve as a reminder to our politicians and pundits (as well as voices in the blogosphere) of the dangers of ignoring far-right movements and individuals.

Norway Attacks: The Truth About the 21 Year Sentencing Limit

Sam Butler | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK
Sam Butler

Norway has legislation in place to deal with men such as Breivik and should be left to do so without lurid and inaccurate speculation by foreign media on letting him "get off Scott free" or any of the other tabloid hyperbole synonymous with liberal sentencing policies.

Was Norway's Killer a Christian?

Jonty Langley | Posted 23.09.2011 | UK
Jonty Langley

No, Breivik was probably not a real Christian. But how many of us were willing to listen when Muslims told us similar things about Osama Bin Laden?

Gunman Court Case Held Behind Closed Doors After Online Petition

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 23.09.2011 | UK

The man accused of killing nearly 100 people in two terror attacks in Norway appeared in court behind closed doors after judges ruled to make his hear...

Gunman Was Shooting At Youths In Norway For 90 Minutes Before Surrendering

| Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A gunman who opened fire on an island teeming with young people kept shooting for an hour and a half before surrendering to a Swa...

Queen Writes To King Of Norway To Express Sadness At Attacks

PA | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

The Queen has written to the King of Norway to express her shock and sadness at the attacks in his country, Buckingham Palace said. She said her an...

At Least 80 Dead In Norway Island Shooting

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A fair-haired, blue-eyed Norwegian man who dressed as a police officer to gun down summer campers killed at least 80 people at an...