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Norway: European country
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe whose mainland territory comprises the western and northernmost portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula; Mainland Norway and the remote island of Jan Mayen as well as the archipelago of Svalbard form Metropolitan Norway. Bouvet Island, located in the Subantarctic, is a dependency of the Kingdom of Norway. Norway also lays claims to the Antarctic territories of Peter I Island and Queen Maud Land.

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Norway funds massive project to trap and store carbon dioxide [Video]

Norway funds massive project to trap and store carbon dioxide

"We are doing this because we want this technology to be developed so that more people, more countries, more companies can participate in it in the future," Norway's PM Erna Solberg told EuronewsView..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:17Published
1982 Paris attack: Norway examines French request to extradite one suspect [Video]

1982 Paris attack: Norway examines French request to extradite one suspect

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:51Published

Sunken WW2 cruiser found off Norway [Video]

Sunken WW2 cruiser found off Norway

The wreckage of a major German warship has been discovered off the coast of Norway some 80 years after it was sunk in a World War Two battle, Norwegian power grid operator Statnett and a maritime..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published
Sunken WW2 battleship found off Norway [Video]

Sunken WW2 battleship found off Norway

The wreckage of a major German warship has been discovered off the coast of Norway some 80 years after it was sunk in a World War Two battle, Norwegian power grid operator Statnett and a maritime..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published
Anti-Islam protests in Sweden and Norway spark debate on free speech [Video]

Anti-Islam protests in Sweden and Norway spark debate on free speech

What are the limits of free speech and freedom of expression? That's a question authorities in Sweden and Norway are still trying to answer after anti-Islam protests.View on euronews

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Bird Photographer Of The Year Competition Announces 2020 Winners [Video]

Bird Photographer Of The Year Competition Announces 2020 Winners

Bird Photographer of the Year (BPOTY) has announced its 2020 winners of the prestigious competition. The winning entry is an image of a European Shag taken at Vardø in Norway by Majed Alza’abi from..

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'For me whale meat is my childhood, my memories'

Sales of whale meat rise in Norway, helped by more Norwegians going on staycations.
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Microsoft will have more than 150 xCloud games when it launches tomorrow

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Microsoft is revealing today that the company will have more than 150 games to stream through its Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription service tomorrow. Known previously as xCloud, the game streaming..
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Raw video: Sunken German warship found off Norway

The wreckage of a German warship that was struck by a British torpedo in 1940 has been discovered off the coast or Norway, power grid operator Statnett said. The ship's hull, gun turrets and a Nazi-era..
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Wreckage of sunken WWII battleship found off Norway

The 571-foot Karlsruhe led the attack on Kristiansand during the invasion of Norway on April 9, 1940.
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ShowBiz Minute: Prince Harry, Cruise, LFF

Prince Harry repays taxpayer money for UK home renovation; Tom Cruise spotted on location in Norway shooting "Mission: Impossible 7"; Steve McQueen's "Mangrove" to kick off October's London Film..
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Haaland stars as Norway thrash Northern Ireland

Erling Haaland and Alexander Sorloth both score twice as Northern Ireland suffer a 5-1 humbling by Norway in their Nations League game in Belfast.
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Is Sweden's strategy finally silencing the doubters?

covid 19 coronavirus: is sweden's strategy finally silencing the doubters?
Sweden, whose Covid-19 death rate soared above its locked-down Scandinavian neighbours at the peak of the pandemic, now has a case rate lower than those of Denmark and Norway for the first time since..
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Haaland scores first goal for Norway - Nations League round-up

Erling Braut Haaland scores his first senior goal for Norway but it is not enough to save his side from losing at home to Austria in the Nations League.
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Gunman attempts attack on mosque in Norway

A man is in custody after an attempted shooting at a mosque in Norway over the weekend; no one was hit. The 21-year-old suspect has also been accused of killing his stepsister. Meg Oliver has more.
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Norway's parliament says it was hit by 'significant' cyber attack

norway's parliament says it was hit by 'significant' cyber attack
OSLO (Reuters) - The Norwegian parliament suffered a cyber attack during the past week and the e-mail accounts of several elected members as well as employees were hacked, the national...
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Norway bunker partygoers poisoned with carbon monoxide

More than 20 people were hospitalised after attending the party in the Norwegian capital Oslo.
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Man killed by polar bear on Norway’s Arctic Svalbard islands

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A polar bear has attacked a camping site and killed a foreign national in the remote Svalbard Islands on Friday. The man was rushed to the hospital in Longyearbyen where he was declared dead by..
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Dear Christchurch, Breivik's trial showed us extremist ideas struggle in the light | Åsne Seierstad

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A 10-week trial of Anders Breivik afforded him publicity, and underground infamy, but the openness benefited the victims too Terror wouldn’t work if no one wrote about it. Terrorists crave our..
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Gunfire heard amid reports of possible coup attempt in Mali

Norway has warned citizens in the African nation to stay home after being "notified of a mutiny in the Armed Forces."
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Virus outbreak hits cruise ship that stopped at dozens of ports

Health authorities fear the ship could have infected dozens of towns and villages along Norway's western coast.
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New research suggests COVID-19 can spread via aerosol transmission -- and might affect tall people more

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A new survey has found more evidence to suggest that people can become infected with COVID-19 through aerosol transmission, which could be prevented by wearing a mask. Carried out by data scientists in..
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Cochin Shipyard to build two autonomous electric ferries for Norway


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Norway stabbings: Woman killed and two more injured in Sarpsborg

Police arrest a man in Sarpsborg, south-east of the capital Oslo, after three women were attacked.
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Russia appears to be ignoring the UN nuclear watchdog after it was accused of being behind a mysterious radiation leak into Scandinavia

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Russia appears to be ignoring a request for information from the UN's nuclear watchdog after it was accused of being behind a radiation spike in Scandinavia. A safe but remarkable uptick in levels of..
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First Viking ship excavation in a century begins in Norway

Just three other well-preserved vessels from the period have been discovered in the Scandinavian country.
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In Norway, Gymgoers Avoid Infections as Virus Recedes

In an unusual experiment, researchers found no coronavirus infections among thousands of people allowed to return to their gyms.
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India, Mexico, Norway, Ireland elected to UN Security Council

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The UN General Assembly elected on Wednesday four new members of the Security Council for 2021 and 2022, with Canada losing out again and the battle for the African seat going to a second round. India,..
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Canada loses out to Ireland and Norway in Security Council vote

canada loses out to ireland and norway in security council vote
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Mexico, India, Ireland, Norway elected to U.N. Security Council, one seat still open

Mexico, India, Ireland and Norway were elected to the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday, but the 193 U.N. member states must return on Thursday to continue voting to fill one more vacant..
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Norway says its salmon did not cause virus at Beijing market

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OSLO: Chinese and have concluded from Norway was not the source of the coronavirus found on cutting boards at a , Norway's fisheries and seafood minister said on Wednesday. "We can clear away..
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Norwegian salmon was not source of coronavirus at Beijing food market, says Norway minister

Chinese and Norwegian authorities have concluded that Norwegian salmon was likely not the source of the novel coronavirus that was found at cutting boards in a Beijing food market, the Norwegian..
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The lengths countries go to for a seat at UN top table

Canada, Norway and Ireland are in a tight race for two non-permanent seats on the security council.
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Coronavirus: Contact-tracing apps face further hitches

Norway has to halt use of its app and researchers report a major flaw in Australia's tool.
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Europe starts to reopen borders but no free travel yet

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By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European countries ease some border controls on Monday after coronavirus lockdowns, but Spain's continued closure, a patchwork of restrictions elsewhere and..
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India, with 12 nations, leads initiative at UN to counter misinformation on Covid-19

On the initiative by Australia, Chile, France, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Latvia, Lebanon, Mauritius, Mexico, Norway, Senegal and South Africa, a total of 132 member states endorsed a cross-regional..
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Norway snubs COVID-19 hotspot Sweden in lifting travel curbs

Norway will allow travel to and from Finland, Iceland and the Swedish island of Gotland from Monday, but maintain travel restrictions on mainland Sweden due to its higher level of COVID-19 cases, amid..
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Norway allows airlines to fly full planes again- minister

Norway will no longer require airlines to leave middle seats on planes empty, a measure previously introduced to reduce the risk of contamination with the novel coronavirus, the country's transport..
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Norway mosque shooter jailed for 21 years for murder, anti-terrorism offence

A far-right Norwegian man was jailed for 21 years on Thursday for the racially motivated murder of his Chinese-born stepsister and attempting to kill worshippers in a mosque shooting spree.
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Norway court jails mosque gunman Manshaus for 21 years

Philip Manshaus murdered his teenage stepsister and opened fire at a mosque near Oslo.
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2,000 foot wide landslide drowns coastal homes in arctic sea, lucky dog saved

A massive 2,000 foot wide swath of land shifts and crumbles as homes are shoved into arctic waters off the coast of Norway.
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Norway landslide: Buildings swept away in Alta disaster

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Germany to lift travel ban in Europe from June 15

Germany will lift a travel ban for European Union member states plus Britain, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein and Switzerland from 15 June as long as there are no entry bans or large-scale lockdowns in..
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Norway urges Israel not to annex parts of the West Bank

Norway, which chairs a group of international donors to the Palestinians, urged Israel on Tuesday not to annex parts of the occupied West Bank.
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Coronavirus: Denmark and Norway exclude Sweden from tourism

Danes and Norwegians can holiday in each other's country from mid-June, but Swedes are left out.
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Sweden excluded as neighbours Denmark and Norway ease travel restrictions

Norway and Denmark said on Friday they would allow tourists to travel between the two countries, though border crossings with Sweden, where the number of COVID-19 infections is higher, will remain..
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Denmark, Norway create joint travel zone: Norway PM

Norway and Denmark will resume free travel between the two Nordic countries from June 15, Norway's Prime Minister said on Friday.
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Denmark and Norway create travel bubble, excluding Sweden: media

Norway and Denmark will resume free travel between the two countries, three Norwegian media outlets reported on Friday, creating a travel bubble that excludes Scandinavian neighbour Sweden, where the..
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Norway eases Nordic business travel rules, including Sweden

Norway will allow entry to business travellers from all the other Nordic countries from June 1, in a further easing of coronavirus restrictions, the government said on Thursday, making no distinction..
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Norway eases business travel from Nordic countries

Norway will allow entry to business travellers from the other Nordic countries from June 1, in a further easing of coronavirus restrictions, the government said on Thursday.
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Norway mosque attack trial wraps up, verdict next week

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Norwegian Air's lessors including China's BOC take main ownership

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Lessors including China's BOC Aviation are now the biggest shareholders in Norwegian Air after the budget carrier completed a debt restructuring and secured a long-sought credit guarantee from Norway's..
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Norway likely to keep coronavirus travel curbs until August 20

Norway will likely keep travel restrictions in place until Aug. 20, Prime Minister Erna Solberg said on Friday, as it negotiates a path between restarting economic activity and preventing a new wave of..
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