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Reacting to this move by the Russian government, Helsinki Commission Chairman, Senator Rogar Wicker, Co-Chairman, Chris Smith and Commissioner, Representatives Richard Hudson said it is wrong to apply flawed counter-terrorism laws to those who ...

In 1952, Finland invited China to participate in the 15th Summer Olympic games in Helsinki, marking the first time that the national flag of the People's Republic was raised at the Games.
After personal best scores were handed out in Boston like candy at Halloween, the love from the judges panel was not flowing as freely at the 2017 World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki during the free dance. In an event of high drama, none of ...

Friday's papers: Possible Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki, an off-the-cuff PM and tuition fees. Newspapers in Finland on Friday respond to news that Russian president Vladimir Putin would like to meet US President Donald Trump in Finland soon.
Russian president Vladimir Putin has said he would like to meet US President Donald Trump at an Arctic nations summit in Finland in May.
The U.S. is sending a contingent to Helsinki this week led by reigning silver medalists Maia and Alex Shibutani that has every reason to believe it can knock Virtue and Moir from the top step of the podium.
Kristo Vedenoja has lived in Helsinki for most of his life, and loves to walk around the city, camera in hand, capturing the details that catch his eye.
Helsinki - Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje arrived at last year's world figure skating championships armed with the No.
Yuzuru Hanyu insists conditions are perfect for him to recapture the men's figure skating world gold from two-time reigning champion Javier Fernandez as the Japanese star prepares his Olympic title defense.
In design-centric Helsinki, Teurastamo's red-brick buildings once housed slaughtered reindeers, pigs and cows. Today, this meatpacking district has transformed into an epicenter for the city's creative class.
People should not get ahead of themselves in discussing the project to build a grand mosque in Helsinki, says Pia Jardi, the project manager of Helsinki Grand Mosque. The City of Helsinki, she reminds, will oblige the project organisers to present ...
Helsinki would appear to be a good place that is out of the reach of pro-Trump trolls, but appearances can be deceiving. The HWNDU board is already preparing a heist on the Kiasma Museum if the stream is placed there.
"It's cool to be putting myself in a state where I can bring the best out of all the other competitors," the 17-year-old Chen said leading to this week's worlds in Helsinki. "I know we all want to win, and I think to technically put myself out there so ...

The NCP has been the biggest party in Helsinki politics since the 1970s, whereas the Greens only got their first councillors elected in 1984.
police are looking for a man dressed in dark clothes in connection with a fire that broke out in a tent used by unsuccessful asylum seekers protesting against deportations at Helsinki Railway Square in the early hours of Friday, 24 March, 2017. A total ...
These are in addition to annual hot happenings like Slush, the startup networking event that has been described as "Burning Man meets TED.
Scandinavian countries are known to take the lead in terms of promoting its multidisciplinary designers on the international stage, so it's fitting that the Design Museum Helsinki and the Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo have launched an ...
The former head of IT services at Helsinki's education department, Hannu Suoniemi, has been fired after he was found to have allegedly perpetrated aggravated fraud and abuse of his official position.
Helsinki, founded in 1550, is Finland's largest city and the capital, with over one million of the country's 5.5 million people living in the metropolitan area.
Japanese figure skating star Yuzuru Hanyu and his American rival Nathan Chen are set to battle it out at the World Figure Skating Championships opening in Helsinki on March 29. Both skaters notched up combined scores of over 300 points in the Four ...
As well as an impressive mix of huge international acts, an array Finnish artists will also take to the stage in Helsinki's Suvilahti. Hip hop superstars Gasellit and Kube will perform, as well as the 20th anniversary extravaganza for Finland's premier ...
ZAGREB (Croatia), March 24 (SeeNews) - State-controlled flag carrier Croatia airlines [ZSE:CRAL-R-A] will add a new route from Zagreb to Finland's Helsinki ...
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Helsinki stock exchange by 71 to 68 and 12 ended unchanged. Brent oil for May delivery was up 0.20% or 0.10 to $50.66 a barrel.
Robert Helenius (24-1, 15 KOs) and Dereck Chisora (26-7, 18 KOs) are set for a huge heavyweight rematch on May 27 at the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finlan.
These are in addition to annual hot happenings like Slush, the startup networking event that has been described as "Burning Man meets TED.
Scandinavian countries are known to take the lead in terms of promoting its multidisciplinary designers on the international stage, so it's fitting that the Design Museum Helsinki and the Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo have launched an ...
"Basically, we couldn't find any place open to eat, 'cause nothing's open on Sunday. [Chuckles]. "So we went to the Hard Rock, there was nobody in there, they had this small little stage, and we just kept drinking and drinking until we decided it was a ...
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Helsinki stock exchange by 101 to 29 and 18 ended unchanged. Shares in Outotec Oyj (HE:OTE1V) rose to 52-week highs; rising 3.69% or 0.210 to 5.900.
In order to meet the increased demand for transportation between Russian and Finland in the run up to the May 2017 holidays, Russian Railways will be laying on a double-formation international high-speed Allegro train with twice the normal number of ...
Port of Helsinki The cargo turnover of the port of Helsinki in Finland increased by 19.7% yoy in January-February 2017, amounting to 2.45 million tons.
In 1992, when the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee was brand new, "there was tension between the two communities", the majority on the one and Bulgarians with a Turkish background on the other hand.
The crime rate in Helsinki is pretty low so travelers are sure that they're safe. But be mindful of pickpockets and snatchers especially in crowded areas, railway stations and the Kaisaniemi Park.
human rights activist Sunniva Drake was the recipient of the award for the Helsinki and Uusimaa district. Presented by Finnish Red Cross secretary Kristiina Kumpula, the prize was given to Drake for her "open-mindedness and courage in searching for ...
The former head of IT services at Helsinki's education department, Hannu Suoniemi, has been fired after he was found to have allegedly perpetrated aggravated ...
The best performers of the session on the OMX Helsinki 25 were Neste Oil Oyj (HE:NESTE), which rose 2.08% or 0.72 points to trade at 35.34 at the close.
Helsinki, founded in 1550, is Finland's largest city and the capital, with over one million of the country's 5.5 million people living here.
Helsinki Contemporary has the pleasure to announce a representative collaboration with Swedish artist Roland Persson. Persson is known for painterly and surrealistic silicon sculptures, that deal with the relation between humans and nature.
Investing.com - Finland stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Utilities, technology and consumer Goods sectors led shares higher.
An asylum seeker was attacked with gas spray in his face at the demonstration site in downtown Helsinki, local media reported on Monday.
YEREVAN, MARCH 21, ARMENPRESS. On the traditional holiday of Nowruz, Helsinki Commission leaders called on the Azerbaijani government to immediately release all remaining political prisoners and honor its OSCE commitments to human rights, ...
We at the City of Helsinki's social services and health care committee have been working towards this. My fellow committee members and I have already ensured that those without official documentation receive health care.
The incident is believed to have been preceded by a verbal altercation between asylum seekers and native-born men, reports the Helsinki police Department.
Helsinki police say a 20-something man was attacked with a gas spray at the Central Railway Station after 9 pm on Sunday evening.
A four-hour strike by ground services crew at Helsinki airport on Friday caused disruption to air travellers in the latest industrial action over salaries paid by Finavia subsidiary Airpro.
Finnair has confirmed that it will have to cancel more than 90 of its flights through its home hub of Helsinki Airport tomorrow (17 March) because of a strike at Finland's biggest air gateway.
At a glance, you might mistake the Vifa Helsinki for a small clutch bag or a woolly purse rather than a wireless speaker, something that might belong in a fashion shoot rather than a hi-fi testing room.


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