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#Norway

# norway - Monday 27 November, 2017

'Bloodbath': Over 100 reindeer killed by Norwegian freight trains
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# Ho Ho No

'Bloodbath': Over 100 reindeer killed by Norwegian freight trains

Nov 27th 2017, 6:42 PM 26,239 Views 38 Comments

“It’s a senseless animal tragedy…a psychological nightmare.”

# norway - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Norwegian FA agrees new deal to pay male and female footballers equally
# Equality
# Equality

Norwegian FA agrees new deal to pay male and female footballers equally

Oct 8th 2017, 3:30 PM 4,647 Views 10 Comments

The new agreement is being praised as the first of its kind in international football.

# norway - Saturday 7 October, 2017

This design has been chosen to replace the Norwegian government HQ damaged in fatal 2011 attacks
# Architecture
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# Architecture

This design has been chosen to replace the Norwegian government HQ damaged in fatal 2011 attacks

Oct 7th 2017, 10:30 AM 11,160 Views 7 Comments

The design, named Adapt, was chosen this week.

# norway - Friday 6 October, 2017

Anti-nuclear weapons campaign wins Nobel Peace Prize for 'groundbreaking' work
# Norway
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# Norway

Anti-nuclear weapons campaign wins Nobel Peace Prize for 'groundbreaking' work

Oct 6th 2017, 10:10 AM 6,218 Views 11 Comments

There were 318 candidates for this year’s prize.

# norway - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Burqas or bus seats? Anti-immigrant group ridiculed for mistaking bus seats for Muslim women
# Fatherland First
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# Fatherland First

Burqas or bus seats? Anti-immigrant group ridiculed for mistaking bus seats for Muslim women

Aug 2nd 2017, 6:39 PM 45,686 Views 99 Comments

People described the bus seats as “tragic”, “disgusting” and “terrorists”.

# norway - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk
# Lilywhites
# Lilywhites

Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk

Jun 20th 2017, 11:09 AM 2,768 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s side have been handed a tough draw in the Champions League second round, but their opponents are similarly wary.

# norway - Sunday 21 May, 2017

The world's first self-sailing electric cargo ship will be built by Norway
# Electric Power
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# Electric Power

The world's first self-sailing electric cargo ship will be built by Norway

May 21st 2017, 11:45 AM 23,563 Views 46 Comments

The ship will be able to haul roughly 100 containers at a speed of 12 to 15 knots.

# norway - Monday 8 May, 2017

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease
# Oh Deer
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# Oh Deer

Norway to kill 2,000 reindeer to eradicate disease

May 8th 2017, 9:40 PM 11,889 Views 17 Comments

The herd is to be eradicated by 1 May 2018.

# norway - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Bars and restaurants evacuated after Norwegian police find bomb near subway station
# High Alert
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# High Alert

Bars and restaurants evacuated after Norwegian police find bomb near subway station

Apr 9th 2017, 7:15 AM 15,219 Views 40 Comments

The police Twitter account said it had been defused or neutralised.

# norway - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Secrets to Norwegians' happiness: 'We don't boast. We don't express happiness openly'
# Read Me
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# Read Me

Secrets to Norwegians' happiness: 'We don't boast. We don't express happiness openly'

Apr 8th 2017, 7:30 PM 1,287 Views 53 Comments

Norway is the happiest country to live in because it is safe, equal and honest, writes Norwegian Ambassador to Ireland Else Berit Eikeland.

# norway - Friday 7 April, 2017

Norway is about to build the world's first tunnel for ships
# Tunnel Of Boats
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# Tunnel Of Boats

Norway is about to build the world's first tunnel for ships

Apr 7th 2017, 8:14 AM 22,986 Views 22 Comments

Construction of the Stad Ship Tunnel is set to begin in 2019.

# norway - Monday 20 March, 2017

Ireland is the 15th happiest country in the world
# Resilient
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# Resilient

Ireland is the 15th happiest country in the world

Mar 20th 2017, 9:57 PM 28,733 Views 70 Comments

The best examples of happiness maintenance after large external shocks were Ireland and Iceland, according to the report.

# norway - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses case against his solitary confinement
# Appeal
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# Appeal

Norwegian mass killer Breivik loses case against his solitary confinement

Mar 1st 2017, 8:29 PM 13,509 Views 29 Comments

The appeals court noted that Breivik was still trying to spread his extreme rightwing ideology.

# norway - Friday 3 February, 2017

Former Norwegian prime minister delayed at US airport over visit to Iran in 2014
# Held Up
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# Held Up

Former Norwegian prime minister delayed at US airport over visit to Iran in 2014

Feb 3rd 2017, 3:05 PM 22,206 Views 52 Comments

Kjell Magne Bondevik is a former two-term prime minister of US ally Norway.

# norway - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Norway is killing FM radio - against the wishes of most listeners
# Big Switchover
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# Big Switchover

Norway is killing FM radio - against the wishes of most listeners

Jan 14th 2017, 9:00 AM 17,261 Views 24 Comments

There are no plans to phase out FM radio in Ireland, the Department of Communications has said.

# norway - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime
# Anders Behring Breivik
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# Anders Behring Breivik

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime

Jan 10th 2017, 6:12 PM 22,584 Views 66 Comments

Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.

# norway - Friday 18 November, 2016

We've all been pronouncing 'Roald Dahl' wrong for years and everything is a lie
# Horrigust
From The Daily Edge
# Horrigust

We've all been pronouncing 'Roald Dahl' wrong for years and everything is a lie

Nov 18th 2016, 8:22 AM 5,108 Views 0 Comments

It’s Roo-al. ROO-AL.

# norway - Friday 30 September, 2016

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears
# Siberia
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# Siberia

Fears for Rudolph as 250,000 reindeer to be culled before Christmas over anthrax fears

Sep 30th 2016, 7:36 AM 10,274 Views 14 Comments

A state of emergency was imposed in July over the anthrax outbreak, which has claimed the life of a 12-year-old boy.

# norway - Friday 9 September, 2016

Facebook does u-turn on censoring 'napalm girl' photo
# Vietnam War Photo
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# Vietnam War Photo

Facebook does u-turn on censoring 'napalm girl' photo

Sep 9th 2016, 8:40 PM 50,558 Views 69 Comments

Norway’s biggest selling newspaper had accused Facebook of censorship.

# norway - Monday 29 August, 2016

Over 300 wild Norwegian reindeer killed by lightning
# Blitzen-Krieg
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# Blitzen-Krieg

Over 300 wild Norwegian reindeer killed by lightning

Aug 29th 2016, 2:15 PM 21,232 Views 22 Comments

Norwegian authorities have yet to decide what to do with the animals.

# norway - Friday 26 August, 2016

Man gets stuck in public toilet trying to rescue a lost phone
# Norway
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# Norway

Man gets stuck in public toilet trying to rescue a lost phone

Aug 26th 2016, 4:22 PM 13,372 Views 25 Comments

He was overcome by nausea and vomiting.

# norway - Monday 4 July, 2016

My best road trip: a solo adventure in Nord-Norge during the Polar night
# Reader Routes
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# Reader Routes

My best road trip: a solo adventure in Nord-Norge during the Polar night

Jul 4th 2016, 3:08 PM 2,864 Views 0 Comments

Driving around Nordland, Troms and Finnmark in Northern Norway under the Northern Lights.

# norway - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare
# Everybody Off
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# Everybody Off

Ryanair flight from Norway evacuated after bomb scare

May 16th 2016, 7:43 AM 13,275 Views 8 Comments

Police in Norway said that an earlier alert in Manchester made them take the threat seriously.

# norway - Friday 29 April, 2016

The 5 at 5: Friday
# 5 At 5
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# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Apr 29th 2016, 4:54 PM 7,833 Views 2 Comments

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

11 killed as helicopter crashes off coast of Norway
# Bergen
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# Bergen

11 killed as helicopter crashes off coast of Norway

Apr 29th 2016, 3:10 PM 20,566 Views 14 Comments

Another two people are missing.

# norway - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict
# Anders Behring Breivik
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# Anders Behring Breivik

Norway to appeal mass killer's human rights prison verdict

Apr 26th 2016, 4:35 PM 12,590 Views 38 Comments

The court found that the right-wing extremist was subjected to “inhuman” and “degrading” treatment.

# norway - Monday 25 April, 2016

Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident
# Norway
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# Norway

Norwegian fighter jet machine guns own tower by accident

Apr 25th 2016, 3:30 PM 29,691 Views 86 Comments

Almost the identical thing happened in 2009.

# norway - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Edward Snowden suing Norway so it won't extradite him during award visit
# Fugitive
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# Fugitive

Edward Snowden suing Norway so it won't extradite him during award visit

Apr 21st 2016, 10:56 PM 21,153 Views 53 Comments

He wants to receive the prize in person.

# norway - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment
# Violated
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# Violated

Anders Behring Breivik wins lawsuit against Norway for 'inhuman' treatment

Apr 20th 2016, 2:41 PM 29,960 Views 79 Comments

The mass murderer killed 77 people in an attack in Oslo in 2011.

# norway - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Man given 15-month jail term for raping girlfriend while she slept
# Courts
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# Courts

Man given 15-month jail term for raping girlfriend while she slept

Mar 15th 2016, 11:01 PM 51,134 Views 82 Comments

Magnus Meyer Hustveit returned to his native Norway after sentencing last year.

Mass murderer Anders Breivik makes Nazi salute as he appears in court
# Utoya Massacre
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# Utoya Massacre

Mass murderer Anders Breivik makes Nazi salute as he appears in court

Mar 15th 2016, 9:18 AM 32,002 Views 72 Comments

Breivik is taking a human rights case against the Norwegian state.

# norway - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses
# Underage Migrants
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# Underage Migrants

Arriving in Europe alone at 17 to work 16-hour shifts and sleep on mattresses

Mar 6th 2016, 9:15 AM 20,992 Views 78 Comments

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied Afghan minors sought asylum in Europe last year. Many of them are now spread out in special shelters across the continent.

# norway - Monday 1 February, 2016

Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed
# Disarming People
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# Disarming People

Norwegian police are losing their guns as there are "no grounds" for remaining armed

Feb 1st 2016, 5:44 PM 20,102 Views 104 Comments

The Scandinavian country’s police force had been fully armed, due to a heightened terror threat, since 2014,

# norway - Sunday 31 January, 2016

'From playing with Johnny Sexton to guys who stumbled on the sport in the park'
# Rugby In Scandinavia
# Rugby In Scandinavia

'From playing with Johnny Sexton to guys who stumbled on the sport in the park'

Jan 31st 2016, 6:40 AM 13,308 Views 5 Comments

Dubliner Rob Gannon is using his experience with St Mary’s to help his adopted club and country grow their rugby scene.

# norway - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat
# Born This Way
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# Born This Way

Take a break and meet Nano, the woman who claims to be a cat

Jan 28th 2016, 11:05 AM 34,653 Views 93 Comments

Cat lady… as in a lady who is a cat.

# norway - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Waterford's weather is so bad it's being used as 'Norway' in a new TV show
# Grand Soft Day
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Soft Day

Waterford's weather is so bad it's being used as 'Norway' in a new TV show

Jan 27th 2016, 10:59 AM 7,721 Views 1 Comment

So now.

# norway - Saturday 23 January, 2016

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses
# Interpret Customs
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# Interpret Customs

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:45 AM 21,811 Views 89 Comments

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

# norway - Thursday 21 January, 2016

A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief
# Norway
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# Norway

A man in his boxers has pulled off some Hollywood heroics to stop a car thief

Jan 21st 2016, 8:19 AM 19,241 Views 18 Comments

It was basically that scene in Terminator 2 when the T1000 chases down the car.

# norway - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions
# Norway
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# Norway

Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions

Jan 5th 2016, 8:17 AM 14,858 Views 44 Comments

He killed 77 people in a bombing and shooting rampage in 2011.

# norway - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Could Norway be about to give Finland a mountain as a Christmas present?
# Literally Moving Mountains
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# Literally Moving Mountains

Could Norway be about to give Finland a mountain as a Christmas present?

Dec 19th 2015, 7:50 AM 17,342 Views 13 Comments

Better than socks anyway.