Indigenous peoples from around the world, scientists and environmentalists call for halting a US research to test ways to dim sunlight as a fix for global heating.
Artin Irannezhad, who police say was 18 months old when he died, drowned along with four family members when their boat sank while trying to cross to Britain from France in October.
The fund will divest its holdings in the companies Shapir Engineering and Industry, a home builder, and Mivne Real Estate, that rent industrial premises in Palestinian territory occupied by Israel.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov agree to work together despite differences as they held talks on the sidelines of an Arctic Council meeting in the Icelandic capital of Reykjavik.
Norway’s sovereign wealth fund spends $1.6B for a 50 percent stake in Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms located in North Sea off the coast of the Netherlands. Farm is capable of generating 752 megawatts of renewable energy.
Moscow has increased its military activities in their far north region, testing weapons with nuclear capabilities. Meanwhile, climate change continues to melt the walls of ice and the natural defences of the Russian north.
Thailand announces plans to go ahead with AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine despite other countries suspending its use over safety fears.
Six other European countries suspended use of specific AstraZeneca batches despite UK and EU drug regulators insisting reports of blood clotting in patients are unrelated to the vaccine and are within normal rates.
Citing human rights abuses, campaigns to stop Germany, Denmark and Norway from participating in the contest are gaining steam. But is Qatar being unfairly singled out?
Foss-Solevaag became the first slalom world champion from Norway since Tom Stiansen won the title in 1997.
The genderless deck replaces king, queen and jack with gold, silver and bronze.
In 2020, electric vehicle sales in the Nordic country accounted for 54.3 percent of the new car market, up from 42.4 percent in 2019, new data shows.
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