Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed Norway's former environment and development minister Erik Solheim to head the UN environment agency and announced his choice of Mexican ambassador Patricia Espinosa Cantellano as executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Norway's white-collar crimes police unit on Tuesday established a telephone hotline for people seeking to confess to tax evasion linked to the Panama Papers documents leak and said those who come forward could expect more lenient treatment.
Famous people and people just famous-for-Washington scored coveted invitations to Friday night's White House state dinner honoring the leaders of Sweden, Iceland, Finland, Denmark and Norway.
Under a proposed new bill hailed by activists as one of the most liberal in the world, people who want to change gender in Norway would no longer be required to undergo any physical transformation.
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the King and people of the Kingdom of Norway on the eve of their Constitution Day (May 17, 2016).
Norway awarded Wednesday Arctic drilling licenses to 13 oil companies, including in a hitherto unexplored part of the Barents Sea, provoking condemnation from environmental groups.
Experts working under an Indo-Norwegian collaborative programme said on Tuesday that they will approach India's University Grants Commission to take a "serious look" into launching interdisciplinary sustainable energy education in the country.
Researchers from University of Missouri (MU) studied the 2011 case of Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik, and suggested a new forensic term to classify non-psychotic behaviour that leads to criminal acts of violence.
What exactly do we agree to when we download a smartphone app? To prove the 'absurdity' of lengthy terms and conditions, some Norwegians are reading those of 33 apps, from Tinder to iTunes, in a live two-day readathon.
The Norwegian government will discuss the introduction of plain packaging for tobacco products next week, as the Nordic nation seeks to become the latest country to stamp out one of the last remaining vestiges of cigarette marketing.
"Workaholics scored higher on all the psychiatric symptoms than non-workaholics," said Cecilie Schou Andreassen, researcher and clinical psychologist specialistat the University of Bergen (UiB) in Norway.
The Norwegian parliament pledged that the government’s public procurement policy will go deforestation-free.
Food processing major MTR Foods Ltd said on Tuesday that it is investing Rs.200 crore, over the next four years, on capacity expansion and to extend its presence to south India to across the country.
The engagement will improve availability, scalability and flexibility of IT environment with infrastructure-as-a-service model of deployment.
Telenor India has upgraded 10,000 network sites across its six operating circles, a move aimed at improving the company's network capacity by nearly 25% using the same spectrum resources, in turn, boosting a customer's data experience.
The answers to some of the most daunting challenges facing Asia’s young population may be found by the youth themselves. This is the premise to Telenor India and Telenor Group’s announcement today that it is bringing its global Telenor Youth Forum to Asia for the first time.
The Guardian reports that Norwegian company Statoil has been awarded a seabed lease for construction of its Hywind Scotland wind farm, which is set to go float roughly 15 miles off the eastern coast of the country.
Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, is planning to sue German automaker Volkswagen AG over the impact of its emissions scandal, the Financial Times reported.
Telenor India has announced unlimited calls on its network for its 12 million subscribers in UP East, on the occasion of World Telecommunication Day.
Larsen & Toubro Infotech, a subsidiary of Indian engineering giant Larsen & Toubro Limited and one of the country’s leading information technology services and solutions companies, has signed a contract with Elkjøp Nordic AS to provide end-to-end infrastructure management and data centre services.
A consortium has been running a project to assess these areas with involvement from Norway’s DNV GL
The Norwegian Seafood Council (NSC) has employed Yogi Shergill as country director for India. Shergill will build on the existing business activities developed by NSC and Norwegian companies and explore the potential for further export growth of Norwegian seafood, explicitly Norwegian salmon and cod, to the Indian market.
Telenor already offers narrow-band 4G service in Varanasi where the company, Mehrotra said, is offering an average download speed of 2 megabit per second.
"The biological mechanisms by which long term SSRIs exposure may affect birth weight remains unknown," said Katerina Nezvalova-Henriksen from the University of Oslo in Norway.
"Our study shows that the principle of outsourcing cancer immunity to a donor is sound," said Johanna Olweus from the University of Oslo in Norway.
The third edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) will feature internationally-reputed writers, musicians and theatre-persons along with a host of visual artistes from across India and the world.
India’s P. Harikrishna’s draw in the final round of the Norway chess tournament helped World champion Magnus Carlsen triumph at home.
Danish and Norwegian players on Tuesday criticised the "cruel" working conditions of labourers at Qatar's 2022 World Cup stadiums in a video published by world football players' union, FIFPro.
After breaking into first team of Norwegian top division club, Sandhu keen to make the position his own