Tuesday, 22 January, 2019
  • Defense Chief Lindberg not to seek a second term

    Defense Chief Lindberg not to seek a second term

    Defense Forces will have a new commander later this year, as the current General Jarmo Lindberg said on Monday he would not seek a second term. Earlier this month, the commander of the air force Sampo...

  • Global expansion wanes with lower growth forecast: IMF

    Global expansion wanes with lower growth forecast: IMF

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Monday that global expansion has weakened and that the world's economy is expected to grow at 3.5 percent in 2019, and 3.6 percent in 2020.    Revealing a revised World...

  • May refuses to back no deal Brexit or delay departure

    May refuses to back no deal Brexit or delay departure

    British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday that she would not back a no-deal Brexit or delay the country's departure from the European Union (EU).    May made the remarks while addressing lawmakers in the...

  • Mercury goes to minus 35.6 °C in Lapland

    Mercury goes to minus 35.6 °C in Lapland

    The ongoing cold spell is likely to continue across the country few more days, according to Finnish Meteorological Institute. The temperature fell to minus 35.6 degrees Celsius in Muonio in Lapland late Sunday night at 11:40pm,...

  • Niinistö to attend Council of Europe in Strasbourg

    Niinistö to attend Council of Europe in Strasbourg

    President Sauli Niinistö will attend the Winter Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, France scheduled to be held on Wednesday, said an official press release. Niinistö will address the Assembly,...

National

Defense Chief Lindberg not to seek a second term

Defense Forces will have a new commander later this year, as the current General Jarmo Lindberg said on Monday he...

Europe

Worldwide

CEE has potential to develop innovative economy: Google CEO

The Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) has great potential in the development of innovative economy, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said...

Business

Sports

Shock 4rth round exits for Federer, Kerber in Australian Open

Day seven of the Australian Open served up a number of high profile exits with some of the biggest names...

Weather

Travel

Sacked Finnair pilot gets 3 months suspended jail

A court on Friday sentenced a former pilot of national flag carrier Finnair to three-month suspended imprisonment for reporting to...

Culture