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Finland: Republic in Northern Europe
Finland, officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east. Finland is a Nordic country and is situated in the geographical region of Fennoscandia. The capital and largest city is Helsinki. Other major cities are Espoo, Vantaa, Tampere, Oulu and Turku.

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India's loses 7 spots in global list of happiest nations, ranks 140th

Finland has been ranked as the happiest country in the world for the second year in succession. The Nordic nation is followed by Denmark, Norway, Iceland and The Netherlands. India dropped seven spots..
IndiaTimes - Published

Pompeo seen attending Finland Arctic talks amid China concerns

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to attend the May 6-7 Arctic Council meeting in Finland in a show of Washington's commitment to the region amid growing U.S. concern about China's..
Reuters - Published

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Finland Tops Global Happiness Index for Second Straight Year β€” Here's Why [Video]Finland Tops Global Happiness Index for Second Straight Year β€” Here's Why

Finland has topped an index of the happiest nations for the second consecutive year.

Credit: Time     Duration: 01:15Published

Finland named the happiest country in the world [Video]Finland named the happiest country in the world

For a second year running Finland is the world's happiest country according to an annual survey issued on Wednesday by a United Nations-affiliated group. Francesca Lynagh reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:50Published

Finland Tops World's Happiest Country For The Second Year In A Row [Video]Finland Tops World's Happiest Country For The Second Year In A Row

According to Reuters, Finnish people now have even more to celebrate. Finland has topped the ranking of the world’s happiest countries for the second year in a row. The top 5 spots were held by the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:44Published

Finland is the world's happiest country again [Video]Finland is the world's happiest country again

Finns view themselves as the most content in the world, according to the World Happiness Report which has ranked 156 countries.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:38Published

Swedish PM Supports Request For Brexit Extension [Video]Swedish PM Supports Request For Brexit Extension

Reuters reports Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said Sweden should support a request by Britain to extend the deadline for its divorce from the European Union. Speaking to the Swedish..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

Aspiring entrepreneurs pitch start-up project in Finland's glacial waters [Video]Aspiring entrepreneurs pitch start-up project in Finland's glacial waters

Aspiring entrepreneurs pitch start-up project in Finland's glacial waters

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:33Published

Finland's Outgoing PM Expresses Disappointment In Cabinets Failure [Video]Finland's Outgoing PM Expresses Disappointment In Cabinets Failure

According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, Finland's outgoing Prime Minister Juha Sipila said that he was 'hugely disappointed' that his cabinet had to resign over its inability to pass a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Finnish government resigns over failed reform [Video]Finnish government resigns over failed reform

Finland's government resigned on Friday after ditching plans to reform the healthcare system, a key policy, the Finnish president's office said, throwing the country into political limbo. Francesca..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:59Published

French Finance Minister introduces bill to tax internet giants [Video]French Finance Minister introduces bill to tax internet giants

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire detailed a tax bill for digital giant companies like Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook that he later introduced during the meeting of the Council of Ministers..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

'Wife carrying' race winner proposes to partner after gruelling victory [Video]'Wife carrying' race winner proposes to partner after gruelling victory

After winning Britain's annual 'Wife Carrying Championship' race as an unmarried couple, Chris Hepworth proposed to Tanisha Prince at the finish line. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:03Published

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The annual UK Wife Carrying Race in Dorking has ended in joy after a proposal between the winning couple on the finish line. After coming ahead of the pack in treacherous and slippy conditions, Chris..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:00Published

Naasz and Trunzo crowned ice cross downhill champions [Video]Naasz and Trunzo crowned ice cross downhill champions

Naasz and Trunzo take the ice cross downhill championship at the final race of the season

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:38Published

Northern Lights dance over Finland [Video]Northern Lights dance over Finland

A magnificent display of the Northern Lights was seen over the skies of Lehtojarvi on the Arctic Circle in Finland on Thursday to the delight of guests at the Arctic Snow Hotel. Rough Cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:01Published

Aurora borealis illuminates Lapland sky [Video]Aurora borealis illuminates Lapland sky

A magnificent display of the northern lights illuminated the night skies of Lehtojarvi in Finland on Thursday.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Tanak maintains Rally Sweden lead [Video]Tanak maintains Rally Sweden lead

Tanak maintains Rally Sweden lead heading into final stage

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:30Published

Tanak extends his lead in Rally Sweden [Video]Tanak extends his lead in Rally Sweden

Ott Tanak leads Rally Sweden by nearly a minute

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:17Published

'Winter has come' to Game of Thrones ice hotel in Lapland [Video]'Winter has come' to Game of Thrones ice hotel in Lapland

Sculptors have used 400,000 kilos of ice to create a hotel where fans can sleep surrounded by the army of the dead, dragons and dire wolves. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:42Published

Finland's universal basic income test fails to boost employment [Video]Finland's universal basic income test fails to boost employment

Finland's "free money" trial failed to spur the unemployed to work more, researchers said on Friday (February 8) as the government announced initial findings. Anna Bevan reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:45Published

Finland Is Stamping Out Homelessness By Turning US's Model On Its Head [Video]Finland Is Stamping Out Homelessness By Turning US's Model On Its Head

America isn't the only developed nation to be struggling with homelessness. According to Mother Nature Network, Europe is having trouble, too. But one exception is Finland. Finland's homeless..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

Music and tech converge at NAMM in California [Video]Music and tech converge at NAMM in California

The annual trade show is becoming more technology-driven as developers bring music and technology together in the hope of discovering the next big thing. Roselle Chen reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:53Published

 
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