Tagged: Norway Today

Farewell to the National Gallery

Norway prepares to move 100,000 works of art to their new museum building Victoria Garza Norway Today An over 130-year-old museum thanks its old home. Now 100,000 works of art will be moved from...

Top stories of 2018

Donald Trump was the most frequent subject in Norwegian media, but the Olympics was most popular Gerard Taylor Norway Today Donald Trump featured a total of 53,120 times in Norwegian media during the year....

Skier Petter Northug retires

Cross-country skiing loses a “rock star” Pieter Wijnen Norway Today In front of a large press corps in Trondheim, a groomed 32-year-old announced that his long and eventful career as a cross-country superstar is...

Norwegian forests

Forests protected

Norway protects 40 additional forested areas in eight counties Pieter Wijnen Norway Today The decision, announced Dec. 14, is a step toward the goal of protecting 10 percent of Norwegian forested areas. In total,...

Carlsen retains his chess title

After a string of draws, the Norwegian crushed challenger Caruana in rapid play Pieter Wijnen Norway Today Magnus Carlsen defended his World Champion title with bravado against the challenger Fabiano Caruana. The final games...

Details for Navy accident unknown

Norway’s Navy is investigating the collision that led to the sinking of the KNM Helge Ingstad Pieter Wijnen Norway Today More than a week after the Navy rammed one of its five frigates into...