Tagged: Germany

Sorbian folk art - Easter

Decorating eggs is a Sorbian folk art

Easter color Cynthia Elyce Rubin The Norwegian American On a past visit to Saxony in Germany, I met Hiltrud Jainsch seated behind a table displaying her tools and decorated Easter eggs in Bautzen’s Museum...

Norway terror suspect held in Germany due in Oslo

The third man arrested last week on suspicions of having links to Al-Qaeda and planning a terror attack on Norway will arrive in Oslo Wednesday after being extradited from Germany, Norway’s security police (PST)...

Warm reception in Stralsund

Spirits were high this morning when Federal Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel greeted Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and Crown Princess on the Old Market Square flanking the Town Hall of Stralsund, Mecklenburg-West...

Norwegian-German exchange more popular than ever

More and more Norwegians have set their sights on studying or conducting research at German universities, and Norway is an increasingly popular destination for German students and researchers. The E.ON Ruhrgas scholarship program provides...

Joint disarmament initiative in NATO

Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg have called on NATO to support efforts to achieve a world without nuclear weapons. “Our aim is to reduce the importance of nuclear weapons in NATO’s security...

Southbound Shooting Star sparks German audiences

Norwegian feature film “North” by Rune Denstad Langlo opened in German cinemas last weekend with a respectable total of 15,000 spectators attending the film. The film stars Norwegian Shooting Star 2010 for the Berlinale, Anders...

More foreign science on Svalbard

Both German and French scientists say they want to build new science stations for increased activity in the science community Ny-Ålesund on Svalbard. Also Japanese researchers say they may build a new science station...