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  1. Europe's Kurds stand up for 'Kurdish Stalingrad'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Groong

    Rudaw, Iraqi Kurdistan Oct 19 2014 Europe's Kurds stand up for 'Kurdish Stalingrad' By Deniz Serinci STOCKHOLM, Sweden - The fate of Kobane, whose bitter struggle has been relayed live to television screens around the world, has spurred Europe's Kurds to action in support of the besieged town. The defenders of the small Syrian border town have, with forgivable hyperbole, dubbed it the "Kurdish Stalingrad", and in rallies across Europe their fellow Kurds have sought to cast the outcome of the battle as a turning point in Kurdish history.

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  2. Iron Ore Risks Extending Collapse on Supplies, Moody's SaysRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    A hot steel slab exits the reheating furnace before moving to the plate mill on the production line at the Ruukki Metals Oy steel mill in Oulu, Finland.

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  3. Fur Coats Lose to Food as Ruble Drop Hits Finnish TownRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    An aerial view of the city of Lappeenranta, that lies on Lake Saimaa in Finland. Nestled in the southeast corner of Finland is a pristine region filled with lakes, tall pine forests and a stony landscape that is the euro area's first point of call for many Russian shoppers.

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  4. Finnish politician suspected of killing womanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A leader of the ruling National Coalition Party in Finland was suspected of killing a woman, reported media reported Saturday. The killing of the woman was reported in the Finnish capital Helsinki one week ago, and the murder suspect has been confirmed to be the executive director of Youth League's Helsinki branch of the NCP, Xinhua reported citing the Finnish national broadcaster YLE.

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  5. Update on EU research on energy efficient built environmentsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Putting people first

    ... a project. The consortium, in addition to Experientia, comprises research centres, cities, and energy utilities from Finland, Austria and France. The project aim is to develop applications and foster new partnerships between city leaders and ...

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  6. Liana Technologies Named National Champion in the European Business Awards 2014/15Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... ools in the form of digital Liana product family. Liana Technologies is one of the fastest growing tech companies in Finland and #1 in the City of Oulu, the Silicon Valley of Europe.

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  7. St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, known for his initiatives in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St.Petersburg Times

    A set of commemorative stamps bearing images by artist Tom of Finland has become the Finnish Post's most popular release in its history. Photo: Posti.fi St. Petersburg lawmaker Vitaly Milonov, known for his initiatives in defense of public morals, has asked the Russian post office not to accept for delivery Finnish mail bearing stamps with images by gay artist Tom of Finland, reports the TASS news agency.

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  8. Finland's LakelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Pique News Magazine

    I am travelling to an area known as the Lakelands. As the most water-rich country in the world, Finland has more than 188,000 lakes, as many islands, and 37 national parks.

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  9. Youth Helps Wildcats Outrace Eagles in Opener, 161-139Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Northwestern University

    ... went out on fire with the leadoff backstroke leg to build a .71 cushion over EMU, then senior Uula Auren (Helsinki, Finland/Mkelnrinteen Lukio), freshman Nick Petersen (Thiensville, Wis./Homestead) and freshman Almog Olshtein (Haifa, Israel/Haifa) ...

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  10. Local artist gets ready to exhibit work in EuropeRead the original story

    Friday | Cape Breton Post

    Artist Onni Nordman doesn't appear phased by the prickly nature of Max Klinger, a burdock-covered man residing near his South Bar home. The living room at the home of Onni Nordman and Paula Muise doubles as an art gallery as these oil paintings wait to be transported to Finland where they will make their debut at an exhibit in Helsinki in 2015.

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  11. A Sleep Tracker That Might Actually WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | TheDailyBeast.com

    With the $2.2 billion activity-tracking industry zeroing in on zzz's, more people are turning to technology in their quest to get a good night's sleep . But most trackers-from lifestyle wearables like FitBit and Jawbone to apps like Sleep Cycle and Sleepbot-have one thing in common that could be throwing off their intel.

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  12. A Sleep Tracker That Might Actually WorkBy DailyBurnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Daily Beast

    With the $2.2 billion activity-tracking industry zeroing in on zzz's, more people are turning to technology in their quest to get a good night's sleep . But most trackers-from lifestyle wearables like FitBit and Jawbone to apps like Sleep Cycle and Sleepbot-have one thing in common that could be throwing off their intel.

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  13. Kauniste Textiles + Home Products From FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Decor8

    Wow, I'm finding so many cute home labels out of Scandinavia lately but this one has real legs, like it's a company I can see doing extremely well not only in Europe but Japan, Australia and beyond. I can see my LA friends really getting into this stuff too.

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  14. Cape Breton artist gets ready to exhibit work in Germany, FinlandRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Cape Breton Post

    Artist Onni Nordman doesn't appear phased by the prickly nature of Max Klinger, a burdock-covered man residing near his South Bar home. The living room at the home of Onni Nordman and Paula Muise doubles as an art gallery as these oil paintings wait to be transported to Finland where they will make their debut at an exhibit in Helsinki in 2015.

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  15. Notification on a change in holdingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | GlobeNewswire

    Helsinki, 2014-10-17 15:10 CEST -- AFFECTO PLC -- STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE -- 17 OCTOBER 2014 at 16.10 Affecto Plc has received from Mika Laine a notification, pursuant to chapter 9 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act, according to which the holding of shares by Mika Laine in Affecto Plc has decreased below 5% of Affecto Plc's share capital and voting rights.

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  16. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Wire

    ... announced the addition of the "EU: Amine-Function Compounds - Market Report. Analysis and Fo... )--Re: Republic Of Finland EUR 100,000,000.00 MATURING: 20-Jan-2020 ISIN: XS0479655358 PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE PERIOD ...

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  17. FICORA confirms state funding for two regional broadband projectsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ... work on this project is forecast for completion by end-2017. As noted in TeleGeography's GlobalComms Database, Finland's 'Broadband 2015' initiative is supporting telcos in the roll out of new infrastructure in sparsely-populated regions of the ...

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  18. Unsettling Medical Photos Explore Our Fascination With the DisgustingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wired

    As a child, Maija Tammi wanted to be a pathologist. She doesn't remember that childhood dream, but her family does.

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  19. Curved Wooden Kamppi Chapel of Silence Provides Quiet Sanctuary in HelsinkiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Inhabitat

    Finns looking for respite from the hustle and bustle of Helsinki can find solace in the Kamppi Chapel of Silence, a curved wooden structure located on the south side of the city center's Narinkka Square. Designed by Finnish firm K2S Architects , the ecumenical chapel's thick and windowless walls provide an effective barrier against the city noise, allowing visitors to pray and collect their thoughts in peace.

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  20. Recombination-aware alignment of diploid individualsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | BioMed Central

    Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT, Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki, P.O. Box 68 , 00014 Helsinki, Finland The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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