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Norway: Country in Northern Europe
Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe, the mainland territory of which comprises the western and northernmost portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula. The remote Arctic island of Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard also form part of Norway. Bouvet Island, located in the Subantarctic, is a dependency of Norway; it also lays claims to the Antarctic territories of Peter I Island and Queen Maud Land. The capital and largest city in Norway is Oslo.

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Dutch students have designed the first electric rover to carry out climate research on Antarctica [Video]

Dutch students have designed the first electric rover to carry out climate research on Antarctica

The group of Dutch students behind the electric rover has recently run successful test drives in Norway to prove it can withstand the harsh weather conditions.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:12Published
This Day in History: First Winter Olympics [Video]

This Day in History: First Winter Olympics

This Day in History: , First Winter Olympics. January 25, 1924. The first Winter Olympics took off in style at Chamonix in the French Alps. Scandinavians dominated the 14 events that involved a..

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Norwegian archaeologists uncover the world's oldest runestone [Video]

Norwegian archaeologists uncover the world's oldest runestone

The ancient artefact, which dates back almost 2,000 years, was found during the excavation of an ancient burial ground in the Tyrifjorden region of Norway.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:32Published
Man claiming to be Wagner defector flees to Norway [Video]

Man claiming to be Wagner defector flees to Norway

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:46Published
Photographing melting glaciers for future generations [Video]

Photographing melting glaciers for future generations

Garrett Fisher has a singular passion: photographing glaciers from the air. This 41-year-old American has spent years documenting glaciers first in North America and then in Europe. He has spent..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:21Published

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A Russian man, who is reportedly a former high-ranking member of Russian private military contractor Wagner Group, has sought asylum in Norway.
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GB's Smeding wins historic speed skating medal

gb's smeding wins historic speed skating medal
Ellia Smeding becomes the first British woman to win a long track speed skating medal after claiming bronze at the European Sprint Championships in Norway.
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Brighton sign Norway defender Bergsvand

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WSL side Brighton sign Norway defender Guro Bergsvand from Brann on a contract until 2025.
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'Hungry' Haaland driven by World Cup absence

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Manchester City striker Erling Haaland is using the frustration of missing out on a World Cup spot with Norway as motivation to score even more goals.
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GB's Musgrave clinches first podium in five years

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Britain's Andrew Musgrave finishes third at the Cross-Country World Cup in Beitostolen, Norway - his first podium in five years.
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Hovland retains Hero World Challenge title

hovland retains hero world challenge title
Norway's Viktor Hovland holds his nerve to see off a spirited challenge from Scottie Scheffler and retain the Hero World Challenge title in the Bahamas.
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Norway strike late to beat Republic in Dublin

norway strike late to beat republic in dublin
The Republic of Ireland's final home match of 2022 ends in disappointment as Ohi Omoijuanfo's late goal gave Norway a narrow friendly win in Dublin.
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Republic of Ireland v Norway - live text commentary

republic of ireland v norway - live text commentary
Live text commentary of the international friendly between the Republic of Ireland and Norway at Dublin's Aviva Stadium.
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UK women 'three times more likely to die' around time of pregnancy than those in Norway or Denmark

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Mothers in the UK are three times more likely to die around the time of pregnancy compared to those in Norway and Denmark, a new study has revealed.
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Carew given jail sentence for tax evasion

carew given jail sentence for tax evasion
Former Aston Villa striker John Carew is sentenced to 14 months in prison after pleading guilty to charges of tax evasion in his native Norway.
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Haaland shares his favourites for 2022 World Cup

haaland shares his favourites for 2022 world cup
Manchester City and Norway forward Erling Haaland shares what he will be doing during the World Cup and gives his tournament predictions.
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New-look Norway will be more defensive - Wiegman

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England manager Sarina Wiegman says she is expecting to face a "very different" Norway team to the one they demolished 8-0 at Euro 2022 four months ago.
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Sykes called into Republic of Ireland squad

sykes called into republic of ireland squad
Bristol City winger Mark Sykes is called into the Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming friendlies with Norway and Malta.
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England v Norway - build-up to Lionesses' final match of year

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The Lionesses take on Norway in an international friendly at the Pinatar Arena in Murcia, Spain.
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Mead and Bronze out of England squad

Arsenal forward Beth Mead and Barcelona defender Lucy Bronze withdraw from the England squad for Tuesday's friendly against Norway.
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Park replaces Kirby in Lionesses squad

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Everton's on-loan forward Jess Park replaces Fran Kirby in the England squad for the games against Japan and Norway.
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Russo returns to Lionesses squad

England forward Alessia Russo returns to the squad for the friendly fixtures against Japan and Norway.
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Norway arrests university lecturer suspected of being Russian spy

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Norway's domestic security agency has arrested a university lecturer suspected of being a Russian spy.
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England women to end 2022 against Japan and Norway

European champions England will play their final two games of 2022 against Japan and Norway in November.
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Road World Championships: Tobias Foss wins time-trial gold with GB's Ethan Hayter fourth

Norway's Tobias Foss wins a surprise world time-trial gold at the Road World Championships in Wollongong as Britain's Ethan Hayter finishes fourth.
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'What Does The Fox Say' Singer Bard Ylvisaker 'Memba Him?!

Norwegian native and comedian Bard Ylvisaker was 31 years old when his hit song 'What Does The Fox Say' went viral on YouTube back in 2013. The hit track has accumulated more than one billion views and..
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US Open: Carlos Alcaraz meets Casper Ruud in final as world number one spot to be decided

Spain's Carlos Alcaraz and Norway's Casper Ruud meet for the US Open title and the men's world number one ranking in Sunday's final.
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US Open: Carlos Alcaraz and Casper Ruud win to reach New York final

Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz will face Norway's Casper Ruud for the US Open title after both won their semi-finals on Friday.
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Mass murderer Anders Breivik suing Norway government - again

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Mass murderer Anders Breivik, who slaughtered 77 people in Norway in 2011, is again suing his country's government for human rights violations in a bid to force an end to his isolation in prison.
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Driver's lucky escape after car plunges into river in Norway when wooden bridge collapses

driver's lucky escape after car plunges into river in norway when wooden bridge collapses
A driver had a lucky escape after his car plunged into a river in Norway when a wooden bridge collapsed.
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Norwegian Walrus Euthanized After Getting Too Close to Humans

A famous walrus in Norway has been killed after the government there thought it was getting a little too close for comfort when it came to human contact. The Director General at the Norwegian..
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Freya the walrus could be euthanised if public do not keep distance, Norway warns

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Norway's popular walrus Freya could be euthanised if the public does not keep a safe distance away from the animal, authorities have warned.
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Polar bear attacks tourist on Norwegian island

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A polar bear has injured a French tourist in an attack on a campsite in Norway's remote Arctic Svalbard Islands.
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The Open 2022: The best of Rory McIlroy's third round at St Andrews

Rory McIlroy shoots a six under-par 66 in the third round of The Open at St Andrews and shares the lead with Norway's Viktor Hovland, four shots clear of their nearest rivals.
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The Open: Viktor Hovland pitches in from the rough for eagle

Norway's Viktor Hovland sends his pitch shot from the rough straight into the hole for an eagle two on the 15th hole of the Old Course at St Andrews.
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Euro 2022: How sensational England tore up record books against Norway

Watch all eight of England's goals against Norway as Sarina Wiegman's side booked their place in the Euro 2022 quarter-finals.
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Euro 2022: Why England fans are right to get excited - but players must stay grounded after 8-0 win

England's stunning performance against Norway rightly made fans excited but the players must remain focused as they prepare for the quarter-finals of the Euros.
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Euro 2022: She's a 'goalscoring monster' Ian Wright on Beth Mead - analysis

Former England striker Ian Wright describes Beth Mead as a "goalscoring monster" after her hat-trick against Norway.
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Euro 2022: England players and manger react to their huge win over Norway

England players Ellen White, Beth Mead & Alessia Russo plus manager Sarian Wiegman give their thoughts on their huge 8-0 win over Norway in their Euro 2022 match at the Amex Stadium.
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England 8-0 Norway highlights: Records tumble at Euro 2022

Watch highlights as England thrash Norway 8-0 at the Amex Stadium to progress to the quarter-finals of the European Women's Championship as group winners.
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Euro 2022: Beth Mead nets 'sensational' second goal to put England 5-0 up against Norway

Beth Mead slaloms through Norway's defence and nets England's fifth as the Lionesses continue their amazing start in their second Euro 2022 match in Brighton.
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England v Norway: Rampant Lionesses on course for record women's Euros win

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England qualify for women's Euro quarter-finals with record-breaking win over Norway

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England have qualified for the women's Euro quarter-finals after thrashing Norway 8-0.
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Euro 2022 - Ellen White fires in England's third against Norway

Ellen White robs the ball from Maria Thorisdottir and coolly fires home England's third goal against Norway at the Amex Stadium in Brighton.
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England must stop Ada Hegerberg - but who else can hurt them?

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Sarina Wiegman: England boss happy if Norway to 'want to be underdogs'

England manager Sarina Wiegman says she is happy for Norway to "want to be the underdogs" in their group match at the European Women's Championship.
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Euro 2022: Northern Ireland's historic debut end in 4-1 defeat by Norway - highlights

Watch highlights as Northern Ireland's historic major tournament debut ends in 4-1 defeat by Norway at Euro 2022.
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Euro 2022: Julie Nelson makes history as Northern Ireland lose to Norway on debut

Northern Ireland's historic debut at a major tournament ends in a 4-1 defeat by a ruthless Norway side in their Euro 2022 opener at St Mary's.
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Euro 2022: Julie Nelson nets Northern Ireland's first-ever goal at major finals

Julie Nelson heads home Northern Ireland's first-ever goal at a major tournament, scoring early in the second half of their Euro 2022 opener against Norway at St Mary's Stadium.
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Euro 2022: Julie Blakstad puts Norway ahead against Northern Ireland

Julie Blakstad puts Norway ahead in the tenth minute of their Euro 2022 opening match against Northern Ireland at St Mary's Stadium.
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Euro 2022: Derry Girls star Saoirse-Monica Jackson kicks off Northern Ireland's opening match

Derry Girls star Saoirse-Monica Jackson kicks off Northern Ireland's opening match of the Women's European Championships against Norway.
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England U19s 4-1 Norway U19s: Beever-Jones brace secures England win

Watch highlights as England U19s defeat Norway 4-1 in their opening game of the European Championship.
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Mass Shooting in Norway's Gay District, 2 Dead, at Least 19 Injured

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