The research vessel “Lance” drifting with the Arctic ice. 
Photo: Paul Dodd / Norwegian Polar Institute.The research vessel “Lance” drifting with the Arctic ice. Photo: Paul Dodd / Norwegian Polar Institute

In 2015, The Norwegian Polar Institute sent a research vessel into the Arctic to measure the extent of climate change. The results along with stunning photos from the expedition is now on display at Goa Science Centre.

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Mr Dayal, Director; Mr Desmond Chacko, Finnair; Mr Richard Wallace, Amala Locations; Ms Hanne Meldgaard, Royal Norwegian Embassy; Mr Chethan Kumar, S2 Homes; Mr K Manju, K Manju Cinemaas and Ms Manu Arya, Royal Norwegian Embassy at the press meet in Bangalore.

A group of passionate filmmakers invited the Norwegian Embassy to Bangalore recently, to announce that a new Kannada film will use Norwegian landscape as a backdrop. Rocking Star Yash and leading lady Radhika will soon leave for Norway to complete the shooting of their upcoming film, Santhu Straight Forward.

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Summit jump at Trolltunga. 
Photo: Aubhro Mukherjee.

For a bunch of four friends from different parts of India, mystical Norway had always been on the bucket list. Read their travel blog about the land of fjords, trolls, relentlessly changing landscape – and hardly any people…

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Photo: Jhpiego.

Given that most maternal and newborn deaths occur around and during delivery, quality improvement of childbirth services is critical. In line with India’s Dakshata programme, The Norway India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) and Jhpiego routinely conducts intensive clinical skills standardisation and refresher trainings.

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The Norwegian Embassy will be closed from 29 August to 30 August, as the Embassy is moving into new premises. The visa section of the Embassy will be closed from 29 August to 31 August. This might lead to increased processing time for visa applications.

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Photo: Zuarav and Komal Singh / ARThinkSouthAsia.

Are you an emerging leader in the field of art and culture in India or another South Asian country? Then ARThinkSouthAsia's fellowship programme may be for you.

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Photo: Terje Rakke / Nordic Light / Visitnorway.com.

Last week, India joined Norway in being one of the countries having maternity leave for all working women. Family politics is high on the Norwegian political agenda, and Norway has one of the longest parental leave options available compared to other countries.

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Photo: Arild Lyssand / MFA.

Are you looking for information about the effects of climate change in the Arctic, or of plastic waste in the world’s oceans? Norway’s biggest environmental web portal is a great place to start your search on environmental topics.

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