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Sweden signs NATO request, Finland formally endorses move

Finland's Parliament has overwhelmingly endorsed a bid from the Nordic country's government to join NATO

18 May 2022 1:12 AM

Ethically responsible tourism initiative to preserve Sami culture

Tourism's gifts and woes for Santa and Sami homeland.

25 Dec 2019 11:47 AM

Finland’s Santa Claus village faces woes of tourism

Tourism's gifts and woes for Santa and Sami homeland.

24 Dec 2019 5:46 PM

Finland’s Sanna Marin, 34, becomes world’s youngest-serving Prime Minister

Marin has been party's vice chairwoman, a lawmaker since 2015 and served as until this week as the minster for transport and communications.

09 Dec 2019 11:54 AM

Native Americans artefacts to be returned by Finland

Finland agrees to return Native American remains to tribes.

06 Oct 2019 11:41 AM


Immigrants to Finland get free cycling lessons

Bike riding courses offer Finland's immigrants new freedom.

02 Oct 2019 12:16 PM

Move on Kashmir has 'national security connotation', epicentre of terrorism right in our neighbourhood: Jaishankar

The External Affairs Minister is on a three-day visit to Finland.

21 Sep 2019 10:50 AM

Stimulating gymnastic elements of real-life horseback riding

Hobby horse fans show off their gymnastic skills in Finland.

16 Jun 2019 11:41 AM

Finns – The happiest people in the world

Finland tops world's happiest countries list again: UN report.

23 Mar 2019 6:16 PM

Finland's 'ode' to a new era in libraries

Helsinki's central library officially opens on December 5 at end of year of festivities marking centenary of Finland's independence.

03 Dec 2018 9:33 AM


Cause of prostate cancer progression uncovered

More than 1.1 million new cases diagnosed and 300,000 deaths annually worldwide.

23 Jul 2018 12:40 PM

Trump begins summit with Putin, blames hostile ties on US' past 'foolishness'

'Getting along with Russia is a good thing, not a bad thing,' Trump said, next to Putin as talks begun in presidential palace in Finland.

16 Jul 2018 6:01 PM

Finnish brewery creates quirky beer for Trump-Putin summit

Samples have also been delivered to the US and Russian embassies in Helsinki.

15 Jul 2018 7:30 PM

Genome-editing tool may increase cancer risk: Study

Lack of p53 is also known to contribute to making cells grow uncontrollably and become cancerous.

12 Jun 2018 1:47 PM

Wish to see the Northern Lights? Head to this quirky hotel in Finland

A new Hotel on Skis gives its guests the best place to witness the Northern Lights.

21 Mar 2018 9:51 AM


Finnish lifestyle trend asks people to build strength by taking a plunge in frigid water

Sisu works on how simple things which can be easily included in day to day life enable people to build strength by challenging them.

19 Mar 2018 6:09 PM

A 'paradigm shift' in the diagnosis of diabetes: study

This will enable earlier treatment to prevent complications in patients who are most at risk of being affected.

03 Mar 2018 9:52 AM

Elephants have unique personalities: study

The researchers collected data for the study with questionnaires on the elephants personalities.

22 Feb 2018 1:27 PM

India not among top 20 coffee drinking countries, chai for us!

India, which did not figure in the top 20, is the seventh largest exporter of coffee.

20 Feb 2018 10:03 AM

Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

China has presented pandas to countries as a sign of goodwill and closer political ties.

17 Feb 2018 8:13 PM