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Norwegian woman dies from rabies after Philippines puppy bite

A Norwegian woman has died after contracting rabies from a stray puppy in the Philippines. Birgitte Kallestad, 24, was on holiday with friends when they found the puppy on a street, her family said in a statement. The puppy...

Russia jails Norwegian Frode Berg for spying on submarines

A Moscow court has sentenced a 63-year-old Norwegian, Frode Berg, to 14 years in a strict-regime labor camp for spying on Russian navy submarines. Berg, arrested in Moscow in 2017, denied the accusation. He formerly worked as a guard...

Huge aluminium plants hit by ‘severe’ ransomware attack

One of the world's biggest aluminium producers has switched to manual operations at some smelting plants following a "severe" ransomware attack. Hydro, which employs more than 35,000 people in 40 countries, says the attack began on Monday night and...

Norway’s warship collides with tanker in fjord with a Maltese oil tanker

Norway has evacuated all 137 crew from one of its warships after it collided in a fjord with a Maltese oil tanker. Eight people were lightly injured in the collision in the Hjeltefjord near Bergen. The KNM Helge Ingstad...

Norway’s biathlon legend Bjorndalen to retire

Norway's biathlon superstar Ole Einar Bjorndalen, the most decorated male Winter Olympian in history, said Tuesday he would retire at the end of the season, at the age of 44. "I would have liked to continue a few more...

Environmentalists appeal ruling over Norway’s Arctic oil licences

Environmental groups on Monday said they were appealing to Norway's supreme court a ruling allowing the Nordic nation, western Europe's largest oil and gas producer, to grant exploration licenses in the Arctic. In early January, the Oslo district court...
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Senator Elisha Abbo has officially being received into All Progressives Congress by Caretaker and Special Convention Committee...

Auto Crash: Six Persons Killed On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

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Troops Kill Suspected Armed Robber, Injure Others In Plateau

Troops of the Operation Safe Haven have killed a suspected armed robber in Barkin Ladi, Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau...

22 Died As Herdsmen, Farmers Clash In Chad

At least 22 people were reportedly killed in southern Chad in the latest instance of deadly ethnic violence between nomadic herders and sedentary farmers,...

Abducted Ondo Chief Of Staff’s Wife Regains Freedom

The wife of the Chief of Staff to Ondo State Governor, Olugbenga Ale has regained her freedom. A family...