Cold War Jitters Resurface as U.S. Marines Arrive in Norway
Despite being generally welcomed, the presence of the Marines — shown on Norwegian television dragging their suitcases through the snow — also provoked concerns.
5-Year-Olds Take School Trip to Reindeer Slaughterhouse, and Outrage Follows
A school in central Norway found itself deluged by calls after it posted images, some showing carcasses and bloodstained furs, from the children’s visit.
Norway Becomes First Country to Start Switching Off FM Radio
The country began turning off FM broadcasting on Wednesday, a move to digital that has some people worried about the consequences.
How Peace Between Afghanistan and the Taliban Foundered
A Norwegian diplomat became a go-between in exploring peace talks. But amid mistrust and military and intelligence maneuvering, it all fell apart.
Norway and China Restore Ties, 6 Years After Nobel Prize Dispute
Relations deteriorated when the imprisoned pro-democracy dissident Liu Xiaobo was awarded the Peace Prize in 2010.
Will ‘Skam,’ a Norwegian Hit, Translate?
This intense series about a group of teenagers has been a success across multiple platforms. Now there are plans for an English-language version.
‘Arbeit Macht Frei’ Gate Thought to Be Stolen From Dachau Is Found
A gate bearing the Nazi slogan and believed to have been stolen from the concentration camp in 2014 has been found in a suburb of Bergen, Norway.
At World Chess Championship, Familiar Overtones of East-West Politics
A Russian and a Norwegian are battling in a contest that is once again taking place during escalating tensions among Russia, the United States and Western Europe.
A Deported Afghan Boy Returns to a Land Nothing Like Home
Massoud Mosavi, 7, and his family were deported from Norway. But he speaks Norwegian and English, and remembers nothing of his native country.
The American Thanksgiving: Blotkake
In Manhattan, Maren Waxenberg makes blotkake, an airy Norwegian cream cake, layered with cloudberry preserves and whipped cream.
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