Finland News

Finland's government resigns after healthcare reform fails

The collapse of the government comes just one month before parliamentary elections are due, after Sipila failed to push through the reforms. The changes were crucial to the three-party governing coalition's plan to balance public finances.

Reluctantly happy

A town in Finland is the happiest place on the planet. Not everyone is ecstatic about the idea


Four killed, several injured as train collides with army truck in Finland

The accident occurred at an unguarded railway crossing near city of Raasepori, 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of the capital Helsinki, when two military vehicles were crossing the tracks on their way to a training site.

Finland overhauls visa process for Indian visitors

The visa centres will offer services such as on-site photographing, internet and most importantly, courier delivery across India once the visa decision has been made.

Finland takes first step towards legalising gay marriage

The Finnish legislature approved the "citizens' initiative" proposal by 105 votes to 92,

Pranab Mukherjee leaves on five-day visit to Norway, Finland

A number of agreements would be signed during the visit, which will cover the fields of education, trade and cooperation among others.


Amitabh Bachchan's 'Shamitabh' cast and crew face storm trouble in Finland

There was trouble on the sets of Shamitabh, which features Amitabh Bachchan and Tamil star Dhanush.

The welcome mat

It’s about time India simplified tourist visas for international travellers.

The new cold war

The ‘Polar Code’, expected to boost traffic in the region, will have stringent rules on pollution.

Finland welcomes HC order on Nokia tax case

The Income Tax Department had slapped a notice on Nokia’s Indian subsidiary for violating withholding tax norms.