A file photo of Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik. Breivik took Norwegian authorities to court in March, accusing them of exposing him to inhuman, degrading treatment or punishment in breach of the European Convention on Human Rights. Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

Norway violated mass killer Anders Behring Breivik’s human rights by keeping him in a “completely locked world” after being sentenced for killing 77 p(...)

Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has his handcuffs removed inside the court room in Skien prison, Norway. Photograph: Lise Aserud/NTB Scanpix/Reuters.

Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik told a court on Wednesday he suffered degrading conditions in prison, including microwaved meals that were “worse (...)

File photograph from 2012 showing mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik arriving in court room 250 at the central court in Oslo for his trial after killing 77 people. Photograph: Getty

Right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway in 2011, will appear in court on Tuesday to accuse the Norwegian state of(...)

Susan Bracken, Ronan Leahy and Kevin Olohan in C Company’s production of ‘Creditors’

About 10 years ago, when YouTube was still new, the playwright David Greig was exploring video clips on that website. He happened upon a recording of (...)

Mani Hussaini (right),  president of the Norwegian Labour party youth division, is hugged by former leader and terror attack survivor Eskil Pedersen at  Utoya island, some 40km west of Oslo,  August 7th, 2015, after opening their first summer camp session since the 2011 killings there by  far-right extremist Anders Behring Breivik.  Photograph: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

More than 1,000 young activists gathered on Friday on the Norwegian island of Utoya for the official opening of their political party’s summer camp, t(...)

Ronit Lentin (right) of the Anti-Racism Network Ireland clashes with Identity Ireland member Paul Ó Marcháin  at an event organised by the fledgling party in Dublin

The launch of a political organisation advocating stricter border controls and a return to the Irish punt was interrupted by an anti-racism group in D(...)

Norwegian far-right mass killer Anders Behring Breivik smiles in court while the prosecutors deliver their closing arguments in Oslo in 2012. Photograph: Reuters/Berit Roald/NTB Scanpix

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik won a place on Friday to study at Oslo University from solitary confinement in prison, despite outrage (...)

Norway’s Jewish community is one of Europe’s smallest, numbering around 1000, and the Muslim population, which has been growing steadily through immigration, is 150,000 to 200,000. Photograph: Fredrik Varfjell/AFP Photo/Getty Images

More than 1000 Muslims formed a human shield around Oslo’s synagogue on Saturday, offering symbolic protection for the city’s Jewish community and con(...)

Immigrants outside Mosney in 2010. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Online “hate” accounts for more than 10 per cent of racism cases reported to the Immigrant Council of Ireland.Figures released by the council to coinc(...)

Breivik sympathiser Varg Vikernes who has been arrested in France on suspicion of planning terrorist act

A Norwegian neo-Nazi sympathiser of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has been arrested on suspicion of planning “a large terrorist act”, authoriti(...)