Thursday, 4 June , 2020

Norway

Sweden’s coronavirus strategy: Is the older generation paying the price?

By Mary Colombel  & Katy Dartfor 27/04/2020 With no strict lockdown and less stringent restrictions than elsewhere in Europe, Sweden has taken what its state epidemiologist refers to...

Environmental groups take Norway to Supreme Court over Arctic oil

24 February 2020 Two environmental groups said on Monday they were trying to take the Norwegian state to the Supreme Court for granting oil licences...

Norwegian Tracking App for Monitoring the Spread of Coronavirus Sparks Privacy...

25.03.2020 According to a researcher of ethics, large chunks of data can no longer be considered anonymous, as they make an individual identifiable. Tracking...

Why Norway is at both the top and bottom of Unicef...

19 February 2020 Although Norway tops a new Unicef list of children's chances of good health, the country fares far worse when it comes to...

The dark side of the Nordic model

Scandinavian countries may top every ranking on human development, but they are a disaster for the environment. by Jason Hickel 6 Dec 2019 Scandinavians have it all....

‘Extremism & violence’: Iran joins Pakistan in blasting Norway for Koran...

26 Nov, 2019 Tehran has summoned its Norwegian envoy to voice “strong protest” over the burning of a Koran at an anti-Muslim rally in Norway,...

Mysteriously vanished Dutch WikiLeaks partner ‘likely’ lost in kayaking accident

23 Aug, 2019 A WikiLeaks associate, who mysteriously vanished last year while on a visit to Norway, was probably the victim of a kayaking accident,...

Is Norway’s oil & gas selloff a mistake?

11 Mar, 2019 Another big step has been taken to end the hydrocarbon era, if the decision by Norway’s sovereign wealth fund to dump oil...

La Norvège, ce faux ami de la planète

Paradis de la voiture électrique et de l'énergie hydraulique, la Norvège est l'une des vedettes de la COP24 qui se tient actuellement en Pologne....

Childish Propaganda, Serious Consequences

There You Go Again: Yet Another 'Russian Invasion' Reported, Debunked in Norway 20.10.2017 A Norwegian defense portal has caused a hullaballoo with its claims that Russia...