Norway

Spoof Charity Video Urges Africans To Donate Radiators To Freezing Norwegians

Radi-Aid | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK

A bold new charity campaign is urging Africans to unite and donate their radiators to Norwegians dying of frostbite. Radi-Aid features a slick Liv...

Colombian Peace Talks - The Differences Were Plain to See But the Common Desire for Peace Was Clear

James O'Keefe | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Politics
James O'Keefe

This was a group of people in anticipation of a new era for their country. I felt simultaneously honoured to bear witness but also a little like a gatecrasher at an intimate family celebration. I wish this family well because peace is an inalienable right too.

WATCH: Epic Somersault Base Jump Fail

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

Not content with simply partaking in the incredibly risky sport of base jumping, Norwegian dare-devil, Richard Henriksen decided to add a little 'swin...

The Nobel Peace Prize Committee Likes to Stir Up Trouble, but the EU has Done Well

Denis MacShane | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK Politics
Denis MacShane

To read the torrent of abuse pouring on the heads of the worthy Norwegians who judge the EU to be a force for peace in the world is quite hilarious but sadly monochrome on Twitter. Like the best of Colonel Blimps they splutter with purple rage and fury at the thought of their hated, loathed EU being lauded this way.

Sam Parker

How A Quiet Norwegian Town Became The Home Of Global Graffiti Art (PICTURES)

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 02.12.2012 | Home

On first reflection, street art from the mean streets of LA or London and a sleepy port town in Norway doesn't sound like a match made in heaven. B...

Norway! No Gym? But I'll be Off Track!

Sabi Phagura | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sabi Phagura

So everything has been running smoothly over the past 5 weeks in my body sculpting quest. I've been to the gym at regular times, my eating has been tweaked over the weeks as I learn more about the importance of nutrition, and I felt like I was really getting somewhere.

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.

Travel Eye: Winding Through the Fjords of Beautiful Norway

Karen Edwards | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

They say a picture tells a thousand words and that's completely true of all 600 of my pictures I've managed to take while in Western Norway for a long weekend. The area is so pretty that even the most amateur of photographer (me) could come back with great snaps; it's not hard to capture Norway's beauty because it's plainly there for everyone to see.

'Norway Got What It Deserved' Says French Writer In Breivik Essay

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

A French essayist, who claims to have read mass-murderer Anders Breivik's 1,500 page manifesto, has said he believes Norway "got what it deserved." ...

"It Is Absolutely Amazing And Feels Very Fair": Norway Reacts To Breivik Verdict

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

Family and friends of the victims murdered by Anders Breivik after he planted a bomb in central Oslo and went on a shooting spree on an island holiday...

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 ...

'Police Failed To Protect Norway From Anders Breivik'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

Mass killer Anders Breivik could have been stopped earlier and the authorities "failed" to protect the 69 young people killed on Utoya Island, accordi...

Bears Drink 100 Cans Of Beer After Break-in

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Comedy

Don't you just hate it when a family of bears break into your holiday cabin and drink all your beer? Then do spare a thought for poor Norwegian Eve...

Snoop Dogg Banned From Norway For Cannabis Possession

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2012 | Home

Snoop Dogg has been banned from entering Norway for two years after marijuana was found in his luggage in June. The American Rapper, whose real nam...

In Praise of the London-Monsoon

Laxmi Hariharan | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Laxmi Hariharan

"I am fed up of this rain." My friend's seventy-year old mother who had just flown in from Norway continued, "summers are normally good in Scandinavia, but this year Oslo is just like London!"

How Did The Baby Polar Bear Cross The Sea? (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

A young polar bear hitches a ride A polar bear cub hitches a a piggy back ride from his mother during an Arctic swim. The cute cub clambered ...

Snoop Dogg Busted By Sniffer-Dog

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Snoop Dogg was briefly detained in Norway after entering the country with marijuana and a large amount of cash, according to reports. Customs offic...

Breivik Trial Enters Final Day

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

Families of those killed by Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik staged a walk out of the courtroom as he began his final remarks on the last day of h...

World Refugee Day: My 18th Anniversary

Victoria Uwonkunda | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Politics
Victoria Uwonkunda

Today marks World Refugee Day. Today is a reminder for us to think about the 15 millions of people who aren't as lucky as we are, those mothers, fathers and children who can't go back to the homes they were forced to flee and loved ones they had to leave behind.

Jellyfish Swam Through Norway's Fjords Like Alien Life Forms (PICTURES)

Solent News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK

They look like alien life forms but they are actually jellyfish swarming through Norway's fjords. The invertebrates, which range in size from one ...

WATCH: Do I Not Like That! Will England Do A Taylor In Norway?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Sport

England's trip to face Norway in Oslo on Saturday brings back dark memories of a match synonymous with defeat and turnips. The picture doesn't lie....

Eurovision 2012 Previews: Norway, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Will Adams | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Will Adams

The grand final of Eurovision 2012 takes place in Baku, Azerbaijan on Saturday, 26 May. As contestants slip into their tightest pants and warm up their wind machines, I'm previewing this year's hottest acts to help you decide who deserves your televote.

Aurora Borealis Is A Psychedelic Sight (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

Sleeping under the stars, particularly when they look like this, is something most people can only dream of. But for photographer Tommy Eliassen, ...

Man 'Sets Himself On Fire' Outside Trial Of Norwegian Killer Anders Breivik

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.07.2012 | UK

A Norwegian man has reportedly set himself on fire outside the trial of mass killer Anders Breivik. According to journalists present at the trial t...

PICTURED: Teenager Clung To Cliff Edge To Escape Norway Killer Anders Breivik

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK

An 19-year-old boy has told how he survived Anders Breivik’s wave of killings by clinging to the edge of a cliff. Marius Hoft balanced on the bl...