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#Norway

# norway - Thursday 29 November, 2012

18 EU leaders accept Nobel peace invite, 6 decline
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18 EU leaders accept Nobel peace invite, 6 decline

Nov 29th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,426 Views 35 Comments

David Cameron will not attend the ceremony – commenting wryly: “There will be enough people to collect the prize.”

# norway - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

CCTV footage shows Anders Breivik parking van at explosion scene
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CCTV footage shows Anders Breivik parking van at explosion scene

Nov 27th 2012, 1:45 PM 6,910 Views 14 Comments

The video footage also shows the damage done by the bomb which killed eight people.

# norway - Monday 26 November, 2012

Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII
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Norwegian police apologise for deportation of Jews during WWII

Nov 26th 2012, 12:03 PM 6,961 Views 41 Comments

Over 700 of the 2,100 Jews living in Norway at the start of World War II were deported, only 34 survived concentration camps.

# norway - Friday 9 November, 2012

Anders Behring Breivik complains about “sadistic” Norwegian prison conditions
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Anders Behring Breivik complains about “sadistic” Norwegian prison conditions

Nov 9th 2012, 4:03 PM 14,374 Views 81 Comments

Complaints range from not having a personal light and TV switch, censored phone calls, “screaming” prison mates and cold coffee.

# norway - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Henning Berg confirmed as new Blackburn coach
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# Steve Kean

Henning Berg confirmed as new Blackburn coach

Oct 31st 2012, 6:15 PM 918 Views 0 Comments

“There are no real managers with credibility who would accept a job like that,” the Norwegian has said of the Ewood Park position.

# norway - Monday 27 August, 2012

New oil discovery by Statoil in North Sea
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# Oil Discovery

New oil discovery by Statoil in North Sea

Aug 27th 2012, 10:49 AM 6,247 Views 16 Comments

Between 140 million to 270 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalents have been discovered by the Norwegian company.

# norway - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers
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# Prime Numbers

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers

Aug 26th 2012, 3:30 PM 4,814 Views 0 Comments

How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?

# norway - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Column: Breivik's victims have been largely forgotten during his trial
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Column: Breivik's victims have been largely forgotten during his trial

Aug 25th 2012, 2:56 PM 61 Views 18 Comments

The 22 July 2011 attacks could have happened here, writes Ciara Galvin, and could still happen.

# norway - Friday 24 August, 2012

Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings
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Breivik says he won't appeal 21-year jail term over killings

Aug 24th 2012, 5:28 PM 5,897 Views 25 Comments

The man behind the Oslo and Utoya Island attacks says he rejects the court’s legitimacy and therefore can’t appeal.

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Aug 24th 2012, 4:52 PM 5,608 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

21-year-sentence does not mean Breivik will walk free in 2033. Here's why:
# Explainer
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# Explainer

21-year-sentence does not mean Breivik will walk free in 2033. Here's why:

Aug 24th 2012, 9:46 AM 54,850 Views 59 Comments

There is actually no limit to the number of times the court can extend the sentence.

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years
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# Breivik

Anders Behring Breivik found to be sane, sentenced to 21 years

Aug 24th 2012, 9:04 AM 10,188 Views 86 Comments

The verdict was delivered at a court in Norway this morning.

Verdict in Breivik trial due at 9am this morning
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Verdict in Breivik trial due at 9am this morning

Aug 24th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,028 Views 5 Comments

The trial of the man who has admitted killing 77 people in two separate attacks in Norway last year will hear a verdict from the judges this morning.

# norway - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane
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Breivik will challenge any ruling that declares him insane

Aug 23rd 2012, 7:35 PM 6,161 Views 22 Comments

The confessed mass killer says won’t appeal if he’s sentenced to prison – as long as he is declared sane.

# norway - Monday 20 August, 2012

Lifeboats make two rescues in Sligo in three days
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# Sligo

Lifeboats make two rescues in Sligo in three days

Aug 20th 2012, 6:10 PM 4,116 Views 3 Comments

Two people were rescued from a 31ft Norwegian yacht in Sligo Bay on Saturday, while a trapped walker was rescued from the coast near Mullaghmore this afternoon.

# norway - Saturday 18 August, 2012

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic
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'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Aug 18th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,064 Views 8 Comments

Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.

# norway - Friday 17 August, 2012

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report
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# Utoya

Norway's police chief quits after Breivik report

Aug 17th 2012, 10:10 AM 3,824 Views 8 Comments

A major report this week found that Norwegian authorities could have stopped Anders Behring Breivik.

# norway - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
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# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 730 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# norway - Monday 13 August, 2012

Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'
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Oslo attack 'could have been prevented'

Aug 13th 2012, 6:29 PM 3,835 Views 3 Comments

Investigation into official response to double terror attack last summer also found that the attacker could have been arrested much sooner.

Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks
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Norway to publish report on response to 22 July attacks

Aug 13th 2012, 11:56 AM 2,370 Views 14 Comments

Report on how so many people were killed that day is expected to be highly critical of the official response to the attacks.

# norway - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident
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# Cork

Cork man dies in Norway kayaking accident

Aug 8th 2012, 11:29 AM 4,221 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-five-year-old Colm Johnson was paddling with four friends at the river Sjoa when he got into difficulties.

# norway - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object
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Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object

Jul 31st 2012, 12:20 PM 1,918 Views 0 Comments

A bomb squad attended the scene after the suspicious package was found under a vehicle. However it’s thought that the object is not dangerous.

# norway - Sunday 22 July, 2012

One year on: Norway remembers victims of Oslo, Utoya attacks
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# Massacre

One year on: Norway remembers victims of Oslo, Utoya attacks

Jul 22nd 2012, 11:25 AM 1,950 Views 3 Comments

The country’s Prime Minister said the killer had failed in his declared goal of destroying Norway’s commitment to being an inclusive society.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:51 AM 6,663 Views 17 Comments

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before you tuck into your Sunday breakfast.

# norway - Monday 2 July, 2012

Aid workers kidnapped in Kenya safely released
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Aid workers kidnapped in Kenya safely released

Jul 2nd 2012, 3:38 PM 2,463 Views 0 Comments

The four were working with the Norwegian Refugee Council when they were abducted and one of their colleagues was killed during an ambush last week.

# norway - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash
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# Drop It Like It's Hot

Snoop Dogg detained in Norway with marijuana and cash

Jun 28th 2012, 8:19 PM 7,863 Views 45 Comments

The rapper was on his way to a music festival when he was stopped by customs officials.

# norway - Friday 22 June, 2012

Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings
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Defence argues that Breivik was sane when he carried out killings

Jun 22nd 2012, 12:22 PM 2,111 Views 13 Comments

The prosecution is calling for Breivik to be declared insane, but Breivik has said he will appeal the verdict if he is found criminally insane.

# norway - Saturday 16 June, 2012

21 years later: Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Nobel Peace Prize
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21 years later: Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Nobel Peace Prize

Jun 16th 2012, 1:04 PM 2,017 Views 2 Comments

The Burmese pro-democracy campaigner finally delivered her Nobel Lecture in Oslo this afternoon.

# norway - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jun 5th 2012, 8:37 AM 4,044 Views 3 Comments

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day.

Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial
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Breivik judge caught playing Solitaire in court during trial

Jun 5th 2012, 7:51 AM 5,644 Views 11 Comments

Ernst Henning Eielsen, one of the three ‘lay judges’ handling the trial, was busy during a professor’s testimony yesterday.

# norway - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Breivik's friends reveal details of nose job and possible depression
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Breivik's friends reveal details of nose job and possible depression

May 30th 2012, 9:56 AM 3,212 Views 2 Comments

Four of Brievik’s former friends testified yesterday on the killer’s concerns about his appearance, and their thoughts on his sexuality. The computer game World of Warcraft is being mentioned in court today.

# norway - Monday 28 May, 2012

Barry out, Parker fit for England
# Injury Blow
# Injury Blow

Barry out, Parker fit for England

May 28th 2012, 4:44 PM 260 Views 0 Comments

Everton defender Jagielka, who played in England’s 1-0 friendly win over Norway on Saturday, has been picked as Barry’s replacement.

# norway - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane
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Breivik 'won't appeal' if found sane

May 24th 2012, 2:58 PM 2,279 Views 5 Comments

The self-confessed mass killer spoke after court proceedings today.

# norway - Monday 14 May, 2012

Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings
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Survivors of Breivik gun attack describe shootings

May 14th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,923 Views 7 Comments

Victims of the Utoya island attack describe their efforts to escape from the gunman.

# norway - Friday 11 May, 2012

Breivik trial interrupted by shoe-thrower
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Breivik trial interrupted by shoe-thrower

May 11th 2012, 7:43 PM 3,572 Views 19 Comments

The brother of one of the victims of the Norway massacre hurled his shoe and told Breivik to “go to hell”.

# norway - Friday 4 May, 2012

Norway sells off its entire stash of Irish government bonds
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# Bond Markets

Norway sells off its entire stash of Irish government bonds

May 4th 2012, 11:45 AM 9,045 Views 76 Comments

The Norwegian sovereign wealth fund fears that Ireland and Portugal bonds are not ‘predictable’ and could default.

# norway - Monday 30 April, 2012

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait
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# White-tailed Eagles

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait

Apr 30th 2012, 6:59 PM 5,435 Views 33 Comments

The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.

# norway - Thursday 26 April, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Apr 26th 2012, 4:48 PM 4,875 Views 10 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

VIDEO: 40,000 people sing Anders Behring Breivik's most-hated song
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VIDEO: 40,000 people sing Anders Behring Breivik's most-hated song

Apr 26th 2012, 3:09 PM 7,471 Views 42 Comments

Breivik told his trial that the song ‘Children of the Rainbow’ was an effort to brainwash kids. Oslo responded by singing it.

# norway - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011
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# Trade

GALLERY: Ireland's 20 most improved trading partners in 2011

Apr 24th 2012, 1:49 PM 5,488 Views 13 Comments

We’ve ranked the countries with which Ireland has the best surplus of exports – and seen where that’s grown in 2011.