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Steve Jobs took our jobs: Finnish PM

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 19:43

Stubb became prime minister at the end of June with an economy struggling to recover from two years of recession.

Finland sets to wipe out tobacco use by 2040

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 14:13

With its success in arresting smoking, Finland has now issued an action plan to eliminate the use of tobacco products by the end of 2040.

Two jailed in Finland for campus massacre plot

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 23:11

A Finnish court jailed a man and a woman on Friday who met online and plotted a massacre at the country`s largest university.

New Finnish government after prime minister quits

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 18:46

Former European affairs minister Alexander Stubb has taken over as the head of Finland`s conservative-led government after Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen resigned to pursue a position in the European Commission.

Ukraine free to make choices: Russian FM

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 10:19

The Ukrainians should have their own choices without any foreign intervention, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

Finnish police find 5 dead babies in basement

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 18:13

Finnish police say they have arrested a 35-year-old woman on suspicion of manslaughter after finding five dead babies in an apartment building.

Europeans voting to choose new parliament

Last Updated: Sunday, May 25, 2014, 21:42

From Portugal to Finland, voters of 21 nations today were deciding the makeup of the next European Parliament, a sprawling exercise in democracy that will help determine the European Union`s future leaders and course.

Nokia invokes India-Finland bilateral treaty to solve tax row

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 20:45

With tax authorities pressing with over Rs 21,000 crore in unpaid dues, Finnish telecom major Nokia has invoked the Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (BIPA) India has with Finland to resolve the dispute.

Tear gas used to disperse protesters in Helsinki

Last Updated: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 04:56

Police used tear gas to calm down hundreds of demonstrators who were against the government`s budget cuts in downtown Helsinki Friday evening, Finnish media said.

Eight killed as skydivers` plane crashes in Finland

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 02:02

A small airplane taking a group of skydivers for an Easter Day jump crashed today in Finland, killing eight people, police said.

SC asks Nokia to settle tax row with IT department

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 23:33

Further, the failure to resolve it would lead to more difficulty as negotiations with the government have broken down.

Sikh man in Finland wins right to wear turban at work

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 20:50

A Sikh bus driver in Finland has won a year-long legal battle with his employer to wear a turban at work.