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  1. Queen talks of - great' birthday party for CharlesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Streatham Guardian

    The Queen, who was attending the Anglo-Norse Society centenary reception at the Naval and Military Club in central London Looking sprightly after Wednesday night's Buckingham Palace bash honouring Charles, the Queen gave her verdict as she attended an event marking the close links between Norway and Britain. When the Queen arrived at a reception celebrating the centenary of the Anglo-Norse Society, she told council member Angela Christophersen: "Last night we had a great party for my son."

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  2. Big Oil Is Moving and Re-Using Whole Platforms to Cut CostsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Global Logistics/Supply Chain

    Oil companies have pushed through draconian cost cuts during the recent industry slump, but they're not quite done yet. Spain's Repsol SA unveiled plans to re-use its Gyda platform in Norway's North Sea on another field, an unprecedented step for a fixed installation, according to the head of Repsol's Norwegian subsidiary Vidar Nedrebo.

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  3. Queen back at work Hours after Charles' - great party' - " as royal guest Stands Her UpRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Star

    ... well this morning" and had decided to stay "at home". Despite the absence, the Queen was on top form with the King of Norway at the reception celebrating the centenary of the Anglo-Norse Society. The pair greeted each other warmly at the The Naval ...

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  4. Queen accompanies party guest King Harald V to an Anglo-Norse Society receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Does she EVER have a day off? Queen, 92, is straight back to work after hosting Charles' 70th birthday banquet as she accompanies party guest King Harald V to an Anglo-Norse Society reception His wife, Queen Sonja, who was also at the bash, had been due to accompany her husband to this morning's engagement but had been unwell The Queen was on fine form today as she met up with the King of Norway, the morning after he attended her party at Buckingham Palace to celebrate Prince Charles ' 70th birthday. The pair greeted each other warmly at the The Naval and Military Club in St James's, London , with King Harald V kissing her on each cheek and then on the hand.

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  5. Science on the cusp: sounding rockets head northRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... cake. Once a day, the cusp passes right above Andoya Space Center and Ny-Alesund, Svalbard rocket ranges in Northern Norway - where the Grand Challenge participants begin their investigations. From these rocket ranges, the scientists of the Grand ...

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  6. FINGRIDJoint crisis exercise for Nordic transmission system operators ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Electric Energy Online

    ... and practising joint communication. The exercise is a continuation of the Black Screen I exercise held in Oslo, Norway in autumn 2017. In addition to actual troubleshooting, a key objective of the exercise was to find models and methods for ...

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  7. Russian military jammed GPS signals during NATO war games, Norway saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fox News

    U.S. Admiral James G. Foggo, right, Commander of the NATO Trident Juncture exercise, speaks during a ceremony at Vaernes airport in Stjordal, Wednesday Nov. 7, 2018, marking the end of the NATO exercise Trident Juncture. Russian military units in the Arctic jammed GPS signals being used during largescale NATO exercises in Norway that ended last week, the Norwegian Defense Ministry said Tuesday.

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  8. Body of Norwegian expat found hanged from 31-storey building in Thailand with bullet-woundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... body rather than hoisting it back up in order to 'preserve evidence' Max Holden was a 69-year-old expat from Oslo, Norway who lived in Pattaya. Officers are trying to determine the circumstances surrounding his mysterious death 'The natural disaster ...

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  9. Celtic winger Scott Sinclair ready to hit the heights againRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunday Herald

    ... the international break to play Hamilton Accies before then heading to what feels like an old stomping ground in Norway. Rosenborg are familiar opponents given the regularity with which the sides have met in European competition of late they have ...

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  10. 2019 Arctic Race of Norway to feature 'Norwegian Ventoux'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cycling News

    Somewhere over the rainbow is the breakaway, which Astana worked hard to try to catch on stage 3 of the 2018 Arctic Tour of Norway The route for next year's Arctic Race of Norway has been announced and will feature a new summit finish, which the organisers have dubbed the 'Norwegian Mont Ventoux'. The race will once again be four days and takes place from August 15-18.

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  11. GPS jammed during large-scale Scandinavian NATO exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABC News

    Russian forces are suspected of jamming GPS equipment in northern Scandinavia during recent a NATO exercise, the largest since the Cold War. Both Norway and Finland had to issue warnings to air traffic due to large-scale GPS interruption, detected during NATO's Trident Juncture.

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  12. MMO-Ensemble: Any Day NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | All About Jazz

    ... with a bit of an upbeat feel. This is a live recording, and the audience at Victoria Nasjonal Jazzscene in Oslo, Norway responds enthusiastically throughout-with good reason. Olsen's composition is rich with possibilities, while the ensemble ...

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  13. Norway honors Saranac Lake woman who tended to WWII sailors' gravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | North County Public Radio

    ... one captain's daughter are buried in the cemetery, as well as Leduc's husband. In 2008, just before the 17th of May, Norway's Constitution Day, Todd Moe followed Natalie Leduc into Pine Ridge Cemetery to find out more about her mission to make sure ...

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  14. Norway says Russia jammed GPS signal during NATO drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    The Norwegian Defense Ministry said Tuesday that Russian forces in the Arctic disturbed GPS location signals during a recent large NATO drill in Norway. In an email Tuesday to The Associated Press, the ministry said it "was aware that that jamming has been recorded between Oct. 16 and Nov. 7 from the Russian forces" on the Arctic Kola peninsula.

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  15. Theresa May braced for Cabinet revolt over Brexit dealRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scotsman.com

    British Prime Minister Theresa May attends the Nordic Council Sessions 2018 at Stortinget on October 30, 2018 in Oslo, Norway. A Brexit breakthrough is hanging in the balance after negotiators in Brussels agreed a draft text of the UK's divorce deal.

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  16. Oil slumps 7 percent to one-year low as rout extends to 12 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    ... said. FILE PHOTO: A general view of the drilling platform, the first out of four oil platforms to be installed at Norway's giant offshore Johan Sverdrup field during the 1st phase development, near Stord, western Norway September 4, 2017. ...

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  17. NATO looks to startups, disruptive tech to conquer emerging threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    NATO is developing new hi-tech tools, such as the ability to 3D-print parts for weapons and deliver them by drone, as it scrambles to retain a competitive edge over Russia, China and other would-be battlefield adversaries. General Andre Lanata, who took over as head of the NATO transformation command in September, told a conference in Berlin that his command demonstrated over 21 "disruptive" projects during military exercises in Norway this month.

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  18. NATO Looks to Startups, Disruptive Tech to Meet Emerging ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Voice of America

    NATO is developing new high-tech tools, such as the ability to 3-D-print parts for weapons and deliver them by drone, as it scrambles to retain a competitive edge over Russia, China and other would-be battlefield adversaries. Gen. Andre Lanata, who took over as head of the NATO transformation command in September, told a conference in Berlin that his command demonstrated over 21 "disruptive" projects during military exercises in Norway this month.

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  19. Robyn Announces 2019 North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Stereogum

    ... she's now playing some bigger venues, including Madison Square Garden. Check out her dates below. 2/05 - Stavanger, Norway @ Konserthus 2/06 - Bergen, Norway @ USF Rokeriet 2/08 - Malmo, Sweden @ Live Kongressen 2/09 - Gothenburg, Sweden @ ...

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  20. Axiell Quria expands customer base in Norway with additional librariesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    November 13 2018 - Axiell, the leading vendor to public libraries in Europe, today announces new customers for Axiell Quria in Norway. In September 2017, Drammen Library became the first library in the world to use Quria, Axiell's cloud-based library services platform.

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