Norway http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19771/all en Norway best place to be a mother, says study http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110503/mothers-index-norway-best-place-mother <p> &quot;A woman in the U.S. is more than seven times as likely as a woman in Italy or Ireland to die from pregnancy-related causes and her risk of maternal death is 15-fold that of a woman in Greece,&quot; the report states.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110503/mothers-index-norway-best-place-mother" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Africa Norway Americas Europe Middle East Offbeat Health Wed, 04 May 2011 03:35:00 +0000 News Desk 5642262 at http://www.globalpost.com Opinion: Norway's secret weapon http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/columnists/110708/opinion-norways-secret-weapon <p> &ldquo;A classic mistake that I have committed more than once is to try to transfer a method that was successful in one particular set of talks to a very different negotiation where it would fail,&rdquo; writes Egeland.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/opinion/columnists/110708/opinion-norways-secret-weapon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan War Columnists Norway Diplomacy Europe Sat, 16 Jul 2011 12:36:00 +0000 HDS Greenway 5669904 at http://www.globalpost.com Norwegian "Christian fundamentalist" arrested in connection with Oslo bombing, mass shooting (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110723/oslo-norway-mass-shooting-norwegian-extremist-christian-fundamentalist-arrested <p> &quot;He was laughing and cheering when shooting people in their faces,&quot; said Bjerge Schie, 21, who ran for cover.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110723/oslo-norway-mass-shooting-norwegian-extremist-christian-fundamentalist-arrested" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Sat, 23 Jul 2011 14:20:00 +0000 News Desk 5671211 at http://www.globalpost.com Norway massacre suspect admits responsibility http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110723/norway-massacre-suspect-admits-responsibility <!--paging_filter--><p> The suspect in attacks in Norway that killed at least 92 people, Anders Behring Breivik, has admitted responsibility, his lawyer has told <a href="http://news.ninemsn.com.au/world/8276480/norway-attacks-death-toll-rises-to-92">Norway&#39;s NRK television </a>channel.</p> <p> Behring Breivik, 32, was detained for allegedly shooting at least 85 people dead at a youth Labour Party meeting on an island and killing seven more in a car bomb in central Oslo, damaging a government building.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110723/norway-massacre-suspect-admits-responsibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Sun, 24 Jul 2011 01:11:00 +0000 News Desk 5671288 at http://www.globalpost.com Anders Behring Breivik says he acted alone in "cruel but necessary" Norway attacks (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110724/norway-oslo-anders-behring-breivik-confession-memorial-service-m <p> Acting Oslo police chief Sveinung Sponheim told a news conference Sunday that there are no other suspects in the Norway attacks, the country&#39;s worst incidence of violence since World War II.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110724/norway-oslo-anders-behring-breivik-confession-memorial-service-m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway terrorism Europe Sun, 24 Jul 2011 11:03:00 +0000 News Desk 5671294 at http://www.globalpost.com Is Anders Behring Breivik part of a movement? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110724/europe-right-wing-political-parties-Breivik-manifesto <p> Before Friday&rsquo;s attacks in Norway, Europe&rsquo;s security forces had noted a growth in the scale and sophistication of extreme right-wing propaganda, but believed the threat of a large scale attack was on the decline.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110724/europe-right-wing-political-parties-Breivik-manifesto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Politics Mon, 25 Jul 2011 11:00:00 +0000 Paul Ames 5671312 at http://www.globalpost.com Anders Behring Breivik ordered held in solitary confinement (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-anders-behring-breivik-oslo-shootings-court-hearing-arraignment-foreign-legion <p> The arraignment of Anders Behring Breivik was held behind closed doors, after an Oslo judge decided to deny him an opportunity to air his anti-Muslim views to the public.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-anders-behring-breivik-oslo-shootings-court-hearing-arraignment-foreign-legion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe World Religion Mon, 25 Jul 2011 11:52:00 +0000 News Desk 5671344 at http://www.globalpost.com Norway's Christian terrorist leads to soul-searching http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/opinion/110725/norway-christian-terrorist-anders-behring-breivik <p> Good fortune and peace-making has not shielded Norway from the new scourge of Europe: right-wing groups that see immigrants as a threat.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/opinion/110725/norway-christian-terrorist-anders-behring-breivik" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Columnists Norway Europe World Religion Mon, 25 Jul 2011 15:11:00 +0000 HDS Greenway 5671357 at http://www.globalpost.com Death toll in Norway attacks cut from 93 to 76 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-bombing-norway-shooting-death-toll-revised-76-dead <p> &quot;The police had to put the accent on helping the wounded and providing emergency care, it&#39;s possible that victims were counted several times,&quot; a police official told reporters in Oslo.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-bombing-norway-shooting-death-toll-revised-76-dead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Mon, 25 Jul 2011 20:27:26 +0000 News Desk 5671396 at http://www.globalpost.com Norway rallies to remember victims of twin attacks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-shooting-bombing-attacks-mass-rallies-victims <p> &quot;Evil can kill a person but never conquer a people,&quot; Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg told the crowd in Oslo.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-shooting-bombing-attacks-mass-rallies-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Tue, 26 Jul 2011 00:08:25 +0000 News Desk 5671405 at http://www.globalpost.com Spotlight on Europe's right http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-europe-extreme-right-parties <p> While Breivik distanced himself from organized politics, his rhetoric has put Europe&rsquo;s growing far-right parties in the spotlight.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110725/norway-europe-extreme-right-parties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BeNeLux Norway World Leaders France Europe Germany Politics World Religion Russia United Kingdom Tue, 26 Jul 2011 11:36:00 +0000 News Desk 5671418 at http://www.globalpost.com Beck slammed for dead teen Hitler comparision http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110726/beck-slammed-dead-teen-hitler-comparision <p> Glenn Beck slammed by the Norwegian government for on-air comments he made comparing the teenage victims to the Hitler Youth<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110726/beck-slammed-dead-teen-hitler-comparision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Home Norway Americas United States Tue, 26 Jul 2011 06:56:00 +0000 News Desk 5671427 at http://www.globalpost.com Norway names victims of attacks by Anders Breivik (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110726/norway-victims-names <p> Identification of all 76 victims may be completed by Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/110726/norway-victims-names" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Tue, 26 Jul 2011 14:01:00 +0000 News Desk 5671457 at http://www.globalpost.com Anders Behring Breivik's scary internet world http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110727/anders-behring-breivik-anti-islam-blogosphere <p>BERLIN &mdash; Breivik&#39;s massacre has prompted calls in Europe for much greater scrutiny of extremism on the web.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110727/anders-behring-breivik-anti-islam-blogosphere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Germany World Religion Culture & Lifestyle Thu, 28 Jul 2011 11:06:00 +0000 David Wroe 5671655 at http://www.globalpost.com Norway: Where's the anger? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110728/norway-attacks-norwegian-police <p> OSLO &mdash; How could it have taken an hour to stop this sick rampage? Whose fault is that? Why has no one resigned over this?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110728/norway-attacks-norwegian-police" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Norway Europe Fri, 29 Jul 2011 13:50:00 +0000 Teri Schultz 5671769 at http://www.globalpost.com