Tag Archives: Norway

Who’s happy, who’s not: Norway tops list, US falls

OSLO, Norway (AP) — If you want to pursue happiness, grab a winter coat.

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Oslo trash incinerator in carbon capture trial

The world's first experiment to capture carbon dioxide from the fumes of burning rubbish is nearing completion in Oslo.     The trial at the Norwegian capital's main waste incinerator began…

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Finland's anti-migrant 'Soldiers of Odin' patrols spread to Norway

Oslo (AFP) – Volunteer street patrols calling themselves the Soldiers of Odin & claiming to protect locals from asylum seekers walked the streets of several Norwegian towns this weekend, as…

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Oslo trash incinerator starts experiment to slow climate change

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) – Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture carbon dioxide from the fumes of burning rubbish on Monday, hoping to develop…

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Norway proposes stricter asylum rules

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Norway's center-right government on Tuesday proposed tightening the country's asylum rules to avoid what the immigration minister described as "violent consequences" for the country's welfare system. The…

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Oil prices edge up from multi-year lows

By Karolin Schaps & Ahmad Ghaddar LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices rose slightly on Tuesday, bouncing off 11-year lows as investors closed bearish positions ahead of the year-end holiday yet…

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The Latest: Riots at Dutch meeting on building asylum center

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The latest news on the mass movement of asylum-seekers & migrants to Europe. All times local: 10:50 p.m. A Dutch municipality's meeting to discuss building a…

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Norway creates immigration ministry to tackle migrant influx

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The latest news on the mass movement of asylum-seekers & migrants to Europe. All times local: 12:15 p.m. Norway has created a new immigration & integration…

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Norway Apologises For Making Gingerbread Jets

Norway has apologised for offending some of its citizens by posting a picture of a block of gingerbread with shapes cut out to resemble F-35 fighter jets. The idea for…

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World Leaders Scramble to Finalize Historic Climate Change Deal

World leaders are meeting in Paris to finalize a historic climate deal that calls on industrialized nations to cut emissions in an effort to slow the effects of climate change….

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