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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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Boat-bending walrus visitor makes a splash in Norway [Video]

Boat-bending walrus visitor makes a splash in Norway

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:32Published
Freya the walrus: Boat-sinking giant gets up to mischief in Oslo [Video]

Freya the walrus: Boat-sinking giant gets up to mischief in Oslo

A half-tonne walrus named Freya is getting up to no good in Norway, delighting some onlookers and angering others.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:38Published
Men in the United States Are More Sick Than Those Abroad, Study Says [Video]

Men in the United States Are More Sick Than Those Abroad, Study Says

Men in the United States Are More Sick, Than Those Abroad, Study Says. ABC News reports American men are more sick and prone to die earlier than men in other developed countries, a new study..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published

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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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

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?

England's biggest test of the Euros group stages is set to come on Monday when they face a Norway side including Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg.
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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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

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.
BBC Sport - Published

Mass Shooting in Norway's Gay District, 2 Dead, at Least 19 Injured

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Norway mass shooting suspect 'radicalised Islamist' - as terror threat raised to highest level

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A suspected gunman charged over a deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Norway's capital Oslo is believed to be a radicalised Islamist with a history of mental illness, according to the country's..
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Two dead and 14 wounded in shooting at Oslo nightclub

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Two people have been killed and 14 wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway's capital Oslo.
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Diamond League: Keely Hodgkinson leads British 800m one-two as Armand Duplantis clears highest jump of 2022

Keely Hodgkinson leads British one-two in women's 800m and Armand Duplantis clears biggest height of 2022 in the Diamond League meeting in Oslo, Norway
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Erling Haaland: Manchester City complete signing of Norwegian striker from Borussia Dortmund

Erling Haaland completes his £51.2m transfer to Premier League champions Manchester City from Borussia Dortmund.
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Erling Haaland joins Man City: Watch five brilliant goals by the Norwegian

Watch five brilliant goals scored by Erling Haaland, as the Norwegian completes his move to Manchester City.
BBC Sport - Published

Struggling fish and chip shops to ask Norway for more fish

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Chip shops across the UK are asking Norway for more fish to help combat surging costs.
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French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Casper Ruud for 14th Roland Garros title

Rafael Nadal reclaims his crown as the king of the French Open, winning a record-extending 14th title by beating Norway's Casper Ruud in straight sets.
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PM Modi attends second India-Nordic summit in Copenhagen

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attended the second India-Nordic summit in Denmark that primarily focused on post-pandemic economic recovery, climate change, renewable energy and the evolving..
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India-Nordic summit: Strengths and opportunities in the backdrop of Ukraine war

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Ukraine crisis could be wake up call for Europe to look at developments in Asia: EAM S Jaishankar

EAM S Jaishankar was responding to a series of questions on the Ukraine crisis by his counterparts from Norway and Luxemburg.
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Ada Hegerberg ends Norway exile and named in squad for World Cup qualifiers

Former Ballon d'Or winner Ada Hegerberg is named in the Norway squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Kosovo and Poland in April.
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Four killed in US military aircraft crash in northern Norway

The four people who were on board a US military aircraft that crashed in Norway on Friday died, local police said on Saturday.
Sky News - Published

Players Championship: Viktor Hovland scores hole-in-one at Players Championship

Watch as Viktor Hovland of Norway makes a hole-in-one on the eighth at The Players Championship.
BBC Sport - Published

Bodo/Glimt 2-0 Celtic (agg 5-1): Ange Postecoglou's side humbled by Norwegian champions

Celtic are outplayed for a second time by Bodo/Glimt as the slick Norwegian champions convincingly dump the Scots out of the Europa Conference League.
BBC Sport - Published

Winter Olympics: Norway win record 15th gold as Johannes Thingnes Bo takes biathlon victory

Johannes Thingnes Bo steers Norway to Winter Olympic history as they won a record-breaking 15th gold in Beijing.
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Winter Olympics: Jacobellis justice, heavy hockey hits & Boe brothers biathlon triumph - day eight best bits

Watch some of the best moments from day eight of the Winter Olympics, including Lindsey Jacobellis's second gold, some heavy hockey hits & the Boe brothers of Norway triumph in the Biathlon.
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Winter Olympics: GB men's curlers clinch comfortable win against Norway

Watch highlights as Great Britain's men's curlers recover from an earlier defeat by the United States to beat Norway 8-3 on day seven of the Winter Olympics in Beijing.
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Winter Olympics: Therese Johaug wins gold in 10km cross-country by half a second

Norway's Therese Johaug narrowly beats Finland's Kerttu Niskanen by 0.4 seconds to win gold in the women's 10km cross country in Beijing.
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Winter Olympics: Birk Ruud jumps with flag in hand after winning freestyle skiing big air

Birk Ruud celebrates a dominant gold medal in the freestyle skiing big air by performing his final jump while gripping the Norway flag.
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Winter Olympics: GB's Dodd's & Mouat to play for bronze after semi-final defeat

Great Britain's mixed doubles curling pair Jen Dodds and Bruce Mouat miss the chance to guarantee at least a silver medal, losing 6-5 to Norway in a tense semi-final.
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Winter Olympics: GB curling pair Dodds and Mouat into semis despite loss Norway

Team GB's mixed doubles curling pair of Jen Dodds and Bruce Mouat are into the semi-finals despite a defeat by Norway in a repeat of the 2021 World Championship final.
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Menna Fitzpatrick column: Downhill fears and Norway cheers

In her latest BBC Sport column, Para-skier Menna Fitzpatrick discusses the downs and ups of her World Championship campaign.
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Winter Olympics: Norway win three-way sprint for mixed relay biathlon gold

Norway's biathlon mixed relay team beat 2018 champions France by just under a second to win gold at Beijing 2022.
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Winter Olympics: Therese Johaug wins first gold of Beijing Games in 15km skiathlon

Norway's Therese Johaug dominates the women's 15km skiathlon to claim the first gold medal of the 2022 Winter Olympics.
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Scandinavia to become almost entirely free of COVID restrictions - with Sweden to join Denmark and Norway in scrapping rules

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Scandinavia is expected to become free of almost all COVID restrictions - with Sweden reportedly due to announce it will join Denmark and Norway in abandoning virus-related rules.
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