In the Coronavirus Fight in Scandinavia, Sweden Stands Apart
The country has drawn global attention with an unorthodox approach while its neighbors have imposed extensive restrictions.
Art Historian Griselda Pollock Wins Holberg Prize
Dr. Pollock, a pioneer of feminist thought in art history, received the prize. It comes with an award of 6 million Norwegian kroner, or about $650,000.
This Is How Scandinavia Got Great
The power of educating the whole person.
ISIS Wifeâs Return to Norway Divides Government
A woman and her children were retrieved from a detention camp in Syria, spurring debate at home after she was charged with being part of a terrorist organization.
Norwegian Spy Jailed by Russia Is Free. Heâs Angry, Too, but Not at Moscow.
Frode Berg, a trusting pensioner, willingly worked for Norwegian intelligence. Then, he says, they hung him out to dry.
Nobel Peace Laureate Says Social Media Sows Hate in Ethiopia
Ethiopiaâs prime minister Abiy Ahmed warned against the âgospel of revenge and retributionâ as he accepted the Nobel Prize in Oslo.
âA Present From Norway and Itâs Deadâ: Christmas Tree Unites London in Dismay
âIt looks like a Christmas tree losing hair,â one Londoner said of the fir in Trafalgar Square. It did not put everyone in the holiday spirit.
A Quiet Place to Fish, With a 6-Bedroom Lodge as a Bonus
The fishing rights that come with a country home can often add to the propertyâs appeal, and the price.
Russia Frees Norwegian Convicted of Spying in Unusual 3-Way Swap
A retired Norwegian border inspector, two Lithuanians and two convicted Russian spies were exchanged.
New Yorkâs Jails Are Failing. Is the Answer 3,600 Miles Away?
City officials are looking to Norway, whose correctional system is a radical departure from cold, harsh American prisons.
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