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  • Photos: The 5 most expensive cities in the world 04-03-2014 12:40 PM

    Singapore has topped a list of 131 cities globally to become the world's most expensive cities to live in 2014, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), reported by the BBC. Here is a list of the top 5 most expensive cities in the world. ...
  • OPCW, chemical weapons watchdog in Syria, wins Nobel Peace Prize 11-10-2013 02:33 PM

    Oslo: The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, the body overseeing Syrian chemical weapons destruction, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2013. Experts from the Hague-based global chemical weapons watchdog, supported by the United Nations, aim to help destroy Syria's chemical weapons production facilities and weapons-filling equipment by...
  • Oslo votes to bid for 2022 Winter Games 10-09-2013 12:31 PM

    Oslo: Oslo residents have voted in favour of bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the Norwegian capital hoping to bring the event back to the Nordic nation of five million for a third time. With nearly all the votes counted by Monday night, 55 per cent of Oslo...
  • Norway child abuse: 'Difficult to explain court verdict to child' 04-12-2012 09:27 PM

    An Indian couple from Andhra Pradesh has been sentenced to jail by a Norwegian court for mistreating their seven-year-old son. ...
  • FTN: Should there be universal parenting norms? 03-12-2012 11:59 PM

    The Norway Police claimed that the Indian couple from Andhra facing charges of child abuse burnt and hit their seven-year-old son with belt. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 03-12-2012 11:57 PM

    Watch today's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Norway killer found insane, unfit for prison 30-11-2011 07:58 AM

    Oslo: Confessed mass killer Anders Behring Breivik belongs in psychiatric care instead of prison, Norwegian prosecutors said on Tuesday after a mental evaluation declared him legally insane during a bomb-and-shooting rampage that killed 77 people. The court-ordered assessment found that the self-styled anti-Muslim militant was psychotic during the July 22...
  • Norway terror suspect rejects al Qaeda link 18-11-2011 07:59 AM

    Oslo: The accused ringleader of a terror plot in Norway has rejected charges that he conspired with al Qaeda to attack a Danish newspaper, saying he was planning a solo raid against the Chinese Embassy in Oslo. Mikael Davud, a Chinese Muslim, told the Oslo district court on Thursday his...
  • Norway massacre survivor returns to the island 21-08-2011 09:21 AM

    Oslo: Adrian Pracon was determined to return to the island where he nearly died. A month ago, terrified and panicked, the 21-year-old played dead while Norwegian killer Ander Behring Breivik stood over his body, the gun so close he could feel the warmth of the barrel. Pracon is one of...
  • Norway court extends isolation of killer of 77 20-08-2011 12:29 AM

    Oslo: A Norwegian court on Friday extended by four weeks the isolation detention of the man who confessed to killing 77 people after a shooting rampage at a youth camp and a bombing in the capital saying it still does not know if he acted alone. Anders Behring Breivik must...
  • Norway killer back on island for reconstruction 14-08-2011 04:27 PM

    Oslo: Norwegian police say the man who has confessed to killing 69 people at an island youth camp has been brought back to the crime scene. Police say they took Anders Behring Breivik back to Utoya island on Saturday for a reconstruction of the July 22 terror attacks, when Breivik...
  • The manual of counter-terrorism 09-08-2011 11:13 AM

    Mumbai and Oslo are two very different cities. Apart from being the financial centre and the international face of their respective countries, they have little in common. Mumbai is a city of nearly 20 million people, where billionaires vie with some of the world's poorest people for potholed road space....
  • Breivik's insanity ruling not likely in Norway 01-08-2011 10:33 AM

    Oslo, Norway: It's unlikely that the right-wing extremist who admitted killing dozens in Norway last week will be declared legally insane because he appears to have been in control of his actions, the head of the panel that will review his psychiatric evaluation told The Associated Press. The decision on...
  • The Last Word: Post terror speculations 29-07-2011 10:42 PM

    On 'The Last Word' Karan Thapar examine the speculation post terror attacks. ...
  • Search for bodies on Norwegian island ends 29-07-2011 12:52 AM

    Oslo: Norwegian police on Thursday ended a six-day search for bodies on the island where Anders Behring Breivik shot dead 68 people, and said they were increasingly certain he acted alone. Breivik, 32, killed a total of 76 people, in a bomb attack in central Oslo and then in the...
  • Like al Qaeda, Norway killer aimed at publicity 28-07-2011 09:24 AM

    London: Much remains unknown about what sparked Anders Behring Breivik's killing spree in Norway on July 22, whether he acted alone or was part of a wider organisation. But one thing his writings make clear is his overall aim - to use mass murder to draw attention to his extremist...
  • Oslo station evacuated due to suspicious bag 27-07-2011 12:51 PM

    Oslo: A spokesman for the Norwegian Railway Authority says parts of Oslo's central station were evacuated on Wednesday as police investigated an abandoned suitcase. Olav Nordli says the suitcase was found in the area where buses depart for Oslo's airport. Police have sealed off the area and are examining the...
  • Norway police slammed for slow response 27-07-2011 03:40 AM

    Oslo: When Anders Behring Breivik launched his assault on the youth campers of Utoya Island, he expected Norway's special forces to swoop down and stop him at any minute. Instead, Delta Force police officers made the 25-mile journey by car - they have no helicopter - then had to be...
  • Norway Muslims share grief, hope for unity 27-07-2011 01:14 AM

    Oslo: As central Oslo reeled from Norway's worst massacre in modern history, a blond man in the grieving crowd asked Iraqi-born Iman al-Kofi, wearing a headscarf, for a hug. Kofi, who had a friend in intensive care with three bullet wounds and had learned that at least one other friend...
  • Norway Justice employees missing after massacre 26-07-2011 02:39 PM

    Oslo: Norway's justice minister told reporters on Tuesday that employees from his department were still missing after an attack on government headquarters in Oslo and a shooting spree at a nearby island that killed at least 76. Police have not released the names of the victims yet but hope to...
  • Norway killer's dad wishes his son killed self 26-07-2011 09:13 AM

    Oslo: Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik's estranged father has disowned his son, saying he should have taken his own life instead of those he killed. Jens Breivik split from Anders' mother, Wenche Behring, when Anders was aged one. He lost a custody battle to raise his son in France and...