Photo: Norwegian Embassy in New Delhi.Photo: Norwegian Embassy in New Delhi

Globally-renowned flutist Padma Vibhushan Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia visited the Norwegian Embassy this week. The meeting was a trip down memory lane discussing his performances in Norway in the 1970s and a walk to the future with Pandit Chaurasia informing the Embassy about his upcoming Gurukul in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.

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Photo: BioAsia via twitter.

What are the opportunities for Norwegian companies in the vast and expanding Indian healthcare markedplace? This question was explored at BioAsia, a leading biotechnology and life-sciences forum, held in Hyderabad this week. Norway was a country partner for the conference that brought the health care sector and industry together for showcasing of innovative technology, networking and potential...

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Photo: Rolf-M-Sørensen /NSB.

It is known as one of the most beautiful train rides in the world and you would not be disappointed. The journey from east to west in Norway by «Bergenbanen» lives up to its reputation.

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Photo: CH / VisitNorway.

Heard the expression “happy as a salmon, healthy as a fish?” The research institution SINTEF in Trondheim, Norway, not only heard about it, but decided to make it come true.

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Sanjay Srivastava from ADG Police Crime Records Bureau, Sharad Mehrotra, CEO of Telenor India, Dr. Anjaiah Pandiri from Childline India, Ola-Jo Tander from Telenor Group and Sigvald Hauge from the Norwegian Embassy.

Most children now have access to internet either on their phone or the computer. Studies have estimated that 130 million children in India will be online in 2017. With this as a background, Telenor organized a Safe Internet Forum this week to promote discussion and awareness around the opportunities and risks of young internet users.

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Photo: Arild Lyssand.

Kabir Taneja, an Indian journalist and researcher, recently visited Tromsø, Norway to participate in the Arctic Frontiers conference and observe the 20 year jubilee of the Arctic Council. Read his account here about how diplomacy and international law is helping the Arctic countries handle territorial disputes.

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Photo: Off-piste skiing at Beitostølen by C.H. - Visitnorway.com.

Saurabh, a youth athlete and alpine skier with a rare passion in India, is travelling to Lillehammer to participate in the Youth Olympic Games 2016.

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Mr Ravi Kishore Sravanthi, actor Ram, who both visited Norway last year for the movie Shivam and Ambassador Kamsvåg

On Sunday, 17 January, the Norwegian Ambassador to India, Mr Nils Ragnar Kamsvåg hosted a dinner meeting with the who’s who of Tollywood in Hyderabad.

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