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VW affair triggers Norwegian fraud probe

VW affair triggers Norwegian fraud probe
"In light of the so-called Volkswagen affair in the US and Europe, where (the company) has admitted extensive cheating, Økokrim wants to investigate whether any crime has been committed in Norway and whether the fraud has had any effect on the cars …
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Norway stops Trolltunga photos after deadly fall
Norway's official tourist information site has removed pictures of people posing dangerously on the rock formation Trolltunga after an Australian student's fatal fall from the cliff last Saturday. Tourist falls to death at Trolltunga photo shoot (07 …
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Norway man faked cancer to con family
"It concerns his foster parents, in-laws, siblings, brother in-law and sister in-law," Richard Rød of the Hedmark police told Norway's Aftenposten newspaper. In order to make his story believable, the man traveled to the German town of Bremerhaven on …
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Norway comedy duo pay tribute to Hugh Grant
A Norwegian comedy duo have created a brilliantly cut video love song to British film actor Hugh Grant, in which they make themselves appear in some of his most famous scenes. Stephen Colbert: Let's invade Norway (18 Aug 15). If you swooned in Four …
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Norway man sawed neighbour's house in half
The outhouse, that mainly contained tools, stood on a hill on the tiny island of Nesøya, known for having a number of celebrities and members of the Norwegian financial elite among its residents. Immediately after the incident, Vigeland claimed that …
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Tourist falls to death at Trolltunga photo shoot
… Australia, was posing with a group of students from the University of Bergen (UiB) when she slipped and fell several hundred meters to her death. Terje Kvalvik, from Hardanger police told Norway's TV2 broadcaster, that Kafcaloudis had stepped too …
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Breivik 'a drain' on Norway's Skien prison
"To stand face to face with Behring Breivik does something to you," explained Ingeborg Kivle, head of the Norwegian Prison and Probation Officers Union at the prison, told the Fri Fagbevegelse trade union magazine. "It is a drain on the staff, but we …
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Norway starts school for Vikings
“We see a large number of applicants who have applied for different reasons," the school's principal, Arve Husby, told Norwegian broadcaster NRK. "Some have become interested through TV series and others want to learn handicraft. We give a high quality …
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Norway kicks off world's largest indoor ski centre
It will be a destination," Kjetil Fladmark-Larsen, chief executive of Lorensburg Winter Park, told Norway's TV2 broadcaster, as the parent company, Selvaag Group, gave the project the green light. "On 9 September 2015, the green light was given to …
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