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News Norway » History: Iran, Norway call for joint committees to expand coop.

News channel or source: https://en.mehrnews.com/news/133500/Iran-Norway-call-for-joint-committees-to-expand-coop
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

During the Friday meeting, Araghchi noted the long history of cooperation and relations between Iran and Norway, particularly in the fields of oil, gas and fisheries, and underlined the need for formation of bilateral committees to expand cooperation and ...

News Norway » History: Norway’s Trees Are Still Scarred by Nazi Chemicals

News channel or source: https://www.history.com/news/nazi-scars-norway-trees-tirpitz-kafjord
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Commissioned in 1941, the German battleship Tirpitz spent much of the war stationed in various fjords along the coast of Norway, in an effort to prevent an Allied invasion there. To keep the 820-foot vessel—which wartime leader Winston Churchill called ...

News Norway » History: Norway’s Hurtigruten to convert to hybrid energy

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.no/20180420/norways-hurtigruten-to-convert-to-hybrid-energy
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The Hurtigruten ferry company, which sails an iconic route through Norway’s fjords, has announced conversion ... called the conversion “the largest environmental upgrade in the history of the company”. The company is also reported to have consulted ...

News Norway » History: How a Frozen Pizza Brand Became Norway’s Unofficial National Dish

News channel or source: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/frozen-pizza-national-dish-norway
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Norway is only a fraction of the size of the United States ... By the time the 1990s rolled around, sales had doubled and Grandiosa had cemented its place in Norwegian food history. The company’s original product—a standard pizza topped with mild ...

News Norway » History: Eurovision 2018: Who is Norway’s entrant Alexander Rybak and what is his song?

News channel or source: http://metro.co.uk/2018/04/17/eurovision-2018-norways-entrant-alexander-rybak-song-7474681/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Norway have taken an interesting route this year by sending ... the fewest number of words ever in a winning Eurovision song (just 24 in fact) However their history in the contest isn’t quite as smooth as those wins might suggest, as they’ve also ...

News Norway » History: Why Snøhetta's "A House to Die In" Is One of Norway's Most Controversial Construction Projects

News channel or source: https://www.archdaily.com/892473/why-snohettas-a-house-to-die-in-is-one-of-norways-most-controversial-construction-projects/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Squinting northward to Munch’s Winter Atelier some 500 feet in the distance, it’s hard to believe this is the proposed site for A House to Die In: one of the most controversial building proposals in recent Norwegian history. The brainchild of Norway ...

News Norway » History: Why Some Trees in Norway Are Missing Their Rings

News channel or source: http://mentalfloss.com/article/540140/why-some-trees-norway-are-missing-their-rings
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Two other clues that helped Hartl and her colleagues solve the mystery were location and history. During World War II ... of one engagement are still evident in the forests of northern Norway more than 70 years later,” Hartl told BBC News.

News Norway » History: Liliesleaf to launch new exhibition on role of Norway in the liberation struggle

News channel or source: http://www.702.co.za/articles/299316/liliesleaf-to-launch-new-exhibition-on-role-of-norway-in-the-liberation-struggle
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

The popular heritage site now serves to honour the journey to democracy in South Africa, and paves the way for learning about the history of the nation ... The government of Norway and its people played a pivotal role in the fight against apartheid ...

News Norway » History: South Bay History: Western Museum of Flight in Torrance grew out of aircraft restoration project

News channel or source: https://www.dailybreeze.com/2018/04/17/south-bay-history-western-museum-of-flight-in-torrance-grew-out-of-aircraft-restoration-project/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Norway flew the parts to the Northrop plant in Hawthorne ... Sam Gnerre is a former research librarian and web producer at the Daily Breeze who has been writing South Bay History columns for nine years. See his past columns at http://blogs.dailybreeze.com ...

News Norway » History: China Everbright acquires Boreal transport group in Norway

News channel or source: https://www.theasset.com/capital-markets/34378/china-everbright-acquires-boreal-transport-group-in-norway-
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

“Boreal has a rich history with outstanding capability in providing quality transportation services to the residents of Norway, and we will strive to bring value to the business through cross-border opportunities and operational improvement.”