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PM Sharif assures Malala: Will improve quality of education Jul 8, 6:35 pm
Karachi, July 8 (ANI): Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly assured Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai during a meeting in Norwegian capital of Oslo that his government was determined to improve the quality of education, enhance gender equality and provide increased learning opportunities to both male and female students in Pakistan.
Norwegian Dawn cruise ship refloated post running aground May 20, 3:48 pm
London, May 20 (ANI): The massive Norwegian Dawn cruise ship, which ran aground in Bermuda while sailing back to Boston, has been refloated.
Islamabad, May 8 (ANI): A report prepared by the Norwegian Refugee Council has claimed that the number of internally-displaced persons (IDPs) in Pakistan has increased from 746,000 to 1.9 million after violence intensified in the region.
30,000 people displaced a day from own countries in 2014 May 7, 10:28 am
Johannesburg, May 07 (ANI): The number of people displaced from their own countries last year was 30,000 a day as there was little sign from the governments taking action to deal with the issue, said the Norwegian Refugee Council.
Oslo/New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU) and the Norwegian Research Council is furthering the cooperation between Norwegian and Indian institutions through a new programme, dubbed "INTPART". 70 million NOK has been designated for the programme.
Norwegian musical gift to ex-Bhutan king on 60th birthday Apr 9, 5:55 pm
Thimpu (Bhutan), Apr.9 (ANI): On Easter Eve, about 70 Norwegian musicians preformed together with some of Bhutan's best artists in Bhutan's capital Thimpu.
Delhi to host Norway-Asia Business Summit 2015 Apr 9, 4:59 pm
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): Around 200 Norwegian business professionals in Asia will take part in the Norway-Asia Business Summit 2015 in New Delhi from April 16 to 18.
King's hat-trick guides Blackburn Rovers to FA Cup quarters post shock win over Stoke Feb 15, 11:42 am
London, Feb 15 (ANI): Norwegian striker Joshua King fired a hat-trick to help Blackburn Rovers reach the FA Cup quarterfinals after shocking 10-man Premier League side Stoke City 4-1.
Real Madrid to sign 16-year-old Norwegian forward Odegaard Jan 22, 11:36 am
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Spanish league giants Real Madrid have reportedly agreed to sign 16-year-old Norwegian striker Martin Odegaard from Stromsgodset.
Soon, 'Vindskip' cargo ships that harness wind power with hull Jan 21, 3:59 pm
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A Norwegian ship designer Lade AS has come up with a futuristic new design for cargo vessels, which uses the ships' hulls as a sail.
London, Jan 21 (ANI): In an attempt to show devotion to the Anfield club, a couple of Norwegian Liverpool fans have named their daughter 'YNWA', an acronym for You'll Never Walk Alone.
Missing Disney cartoon from 1927 discovered Dec 13, 11:42 am
London, Dec 13 (ANI): A missing Disney cartoon from 1927 has been discovered by Norwegian archivists.
Norwegian Embassy celebrates Nobel Peace Prize 2014 Dec 11, 12:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): The Embassy of Norway held a function here on Wednesday evening that included a live streaming of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 ceremony that was jointly awarded to Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan in Oslo.
'Moved to hear Satyarthi's speech', says Norwegian envoy Dec 10, 8:39 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): Norwegian Ambassador to India, Eivind S Homme, on Wednesday lauded Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi for his vision and said that he was moved to hear the latter's speech at the award ceremony in Oslo.
Norwegian ace Carlsen beats Indian grandmaster Anand to retain World Chess Championship title Nov 24, 3:24 pm
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): Norwegian chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen defeated Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand in the 11th game of the World Chess championship to retain the title which he had won in Chennai last November.
Rajapaksa charges Norway with funding LTTE Nov 16, 9:31 am
Colombo, Nov.16 (ANI): President Mahinda Rajapaksa has charged Norway with funding the Liberation Tigers for Tamil Ealam (LTTE) terrorist group during the island's three-decade civil war, and demanded an investigation into the involvement of the former Norwegian Government.
Oslo, Oct. 14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday hailed the promise that Norwegian investors, particularly portfolio investors, see in the Indian market, pointing out that the investment of the Scandinavian country in India had doubled between 2012 and 2013.
President Pranab Mukherjee meets Norwegian King Oct 13, 9:02 pm
Oslo, (Norway), Oct. 13 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee met Norway's head of state King Herald fifth and other dignitaries in Oslo at a ceremonial reception at the Palace Plaza on Monday, as part of his state visit to the Nordic nation.
One out of nine British jihadists likely to stage attacks on home soil after return: Research Aug 24, 3:46 pm
London, Aug 24 (ANI): A Norwegian academic has reportedly said that upto one in nine Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters born in Britain are likely to indulge in terrorist activities back on British soil.
No one willing to host Carlsen-Anand world title rematch May 17, 3:05 pm
London, May 17 (ANI): No one has reportedly come forward to host Norwegian chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen's world title rematch against Indian chess grandmaster Viswanathan Anand that has been scheduled for November 6 after two deadlines have already passed.
Former Norwegian PM Stoltenberg named next Nato chief Mar 29, 12:15 pm
Johannesburg, March 29 (ANI): Former Norwegian prime minister and negotiator, Jens Stoltenberg has been reportedly chosen by Nato as its next secretary general.
Norwegian rescue ship arrives at suspected MH370 debris site Mar 21, 10:31 am
Sydney, Mar. 21 (ANI): A Norwegian rescue ship has reportedly arrived at the suspected debris site where the missing Malaysia Airline passenger jet could be traced.
Washington, Feb. 15 (ANI): Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik, who reportedly killed 77 people in 2011, has threatened to go on hunger strike if his demands to provide him with video games in jail are not met.
London, Jan. 28 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been criticised by right-wing politicians in the country by not preventing his son from dating a non-Jewish girl.
Washington, Jan. 25 (ANI): Bill Gates reportedly lost a chess match against the world's best chess player Magnus Carlsen on a popular Norwegian-Swedish television talk show.
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