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10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Iceland Volcano Eruption: So Far, So Good

I'm a Helsinki-based journalist and broadcaster writing about lifestyle, arts, food, leisure and travel trends across the Nordic region for Forbes.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Pakistan, Arctic Region, Iceland

10 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

Gideon Baah shines and scores for HJK Helsinki

Ghanaian defender Gideon Baah scored in HJK Helsinki's comprehensive 4-1 win at Jaro in the Finnish top flight on Sunday.

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13 hrs ago | OpEdNews

It's all about Ukraine: Two Chance Meetings While Traveling in Europe

On a trip to Europe for a two-week stay in Finland, my wife and I at one point found ourselves seated next to a congenial 30-something guy, dressed casually in jeans and a T-shirt.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe, Finland Travel, World News, Europe Travel, US Military, US Army, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Aug 30, 2014

QTMagazine

Helsinki by Night

When summer inches north in June to Finland , put sleigh-bells, reindeer and naked ice swimming out of your mind.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

KGNS-TV Laredo

Breast cancer risk may increase with an IUD

A new study out of the journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology finds the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system or progesterone-releasing IUD, may be associated with a higher than expected incidence of breast cancer.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Silver Spring, MD

TrekEarth

The Moomins and their Mom

This week I spent a few days in Helsinki, capital of Finland. Although it is less than an hour's flying time from Stockholm where I live, I had never been there before, instead choosing to visit more exotic places like Timbuktu and Luang Prabang.

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Related Topix: World News

The Times of India

The 18 most innovative cities on earth

Bangalore, is known as the Silicon Valley of India, with a tech sector that brings in $17 billion in revenue a year.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, Triumph America, Motorcycles, Triumph Motorcycle, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, Travel, Malaysia Travel, World News,

TrekEarth

Rainy town in Lapland

Rovaniemi is the furthest North you can get by railway in Finland. The town itself is actually not so charming, but it a good starting point for trekking expeditions out into Laplands great nature.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

USA Today

Air guitar world championship

Nanami "Seven Seas" Nagura of Japan performs during the final of the 19th Air Guitar World Championships on Aug. 29 in Oulu, Finland.

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Related Topix: World News

Motorcycle USA

Nomad's World Ride: Baltics & Russia

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Related Topix: Yamaha Super Tenere, Yamaha Dirt Bike, Dirt Bikes, Europe, World News, Finland Travel, Europe Travel, Estonia Travel, Namibia,

Oxford Mail

Falling for the Finns

Annette Cunningham steps out of her comfort zone, ditches the posh frocks and finds she actually enjoys the great outdoors I'm the kind of girl who gets her holiday kicks from welding herself firmly into the cushioned seat of a pavement cafe seat and watching the world whizz by whilst quaffing fizz - preferably within a euro's throw of an ancient ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Travel, Finland Travel, Europe Travel,

Bloomberg

Vestas Wins 30-Megawatt Finland Order for Taller Turbines

Vestas Wind Systems A/S won a 30-megawatt order for taller-than usual wind turbines in Finland that are able to reap more power during low winds.

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The Washington Post

Vestas Wins 30-Megawatt Order in Finland for Taller Turbines

Vestas Wind Systems A/S won a 30- megawatt order for taller-than usual wind turbines in Finland that are able to reap more power during low winds.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Science / Technology

OpEdNews

Where even the reality cop shows are boring: Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the US

Finland can be a shock to a visitor from America. The cities are clean, the highways and byways are smoothly paved and pothole-free despite the punishing winter climate faced by a country that straddles the Arctic Circle, schools look shiny and new, and it's hard to see anyone who looks destitute.

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War Is A Crime

Where even the reality cop shows are boring: Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the US

Finland can be a shock to a visitor from America. The cities are clean, the highways and byways are smoothly paved and pothole-free despite the punishing winter climate faced by a country that straddles the Arctic Circle, schools look shiny and new, and it's hard to see anyone who looks destitute.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Drugs,

Nerve News

New method to diagnose malaria faster

Finnish researchers have claimed to develop a new system for diagnosing malaria infection faster.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Europe, World News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Hispanic Business

The Finnish FSA has approved base prospectus of Lassila & Tikanoja...

Helsinki, Finland, 2014-08-28 13:30 CEST -- Lassila & Tikanoja plc Stock exchange release 28 August 2014 at 2:30 pm The Finnish FSA has approved base prospectus of and the company is considering the issuance of a senior unsecured bond Not for release, publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into and its business operations and ... (more)

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Dairy Reporter

Valio suspends Russia lactose-free exports over certification confusion

Four trucks of Valio lactose-free products, including its Eila brand milk, were stopped at the Russian border yesterday Finnish dairy Valio has suspended shipments of lactose-free milk and dairy to Russia, just one week after it was given the go-ahead to resume exports of the specialty products to the country.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Unisem Announces Exhibits at Upcoming Fall Conferences

Unisem, a global provider of semiconductor assembly and test services, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the following conferences this Fall: -CPMT's ESTC 2014: 5th Electronics System-Integration Technology Conference on Sept 16-18 in Helsinki, Finland but will not be exhibiting.

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Autoblog

Helsinki could make owning your own car a thing of the past

Helsinki, Finland is no stranger to transportation alternatives. From EV testing to a solid public transportation system , the northern European city knows that private cars are not the only option to get around.

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Related Topix: World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Finland Travel

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