Monday, 29 November 2021

Tag Archives: Helsinki

Finland extends bans on large public gatherings until July

HELSINKI: Gatherings of more than 500 people will be banned until the end of July but other restrictions could be lifted soon, Finland’s prime minister Sanna Marin said. Current emergency legislation forbidding groups of more than ten people in public is due to expire on May 13 and unless it ...

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Finnish Minister Sanna Marin to become world’s youngest PM

HELSINKI: The 34-year-old Sanna Marin is set to become the world’s youngest Prime Minister as head of a women-led coalition government in Finland, it was reported on Monday. Marin, who is currently the Minister of Transport and Communications, narrowly won over Antti Lindtman, the 37-year-old chairman of the Social Democratic ...

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Finland Shooting: Mayor And Two Reporters Shot Dead

HELSINKI: A local town mayor and two journalists have been shot dead overnight in an apparent random attack in Imatra, southeastern Finland. The victims, all women, were gunned down on the pavement outside a restaurant in the town, about 140 miles east of the Finnish capital Helsinki. Police detained a ...

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