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Airport exercise sparks Finns Party conspiracy theory

A training exercise at Helsinki Airport has fueled a conspiracy theory from a senior politician. Finnish Customs Tulli is working with other first responders at...

Russia, Baltic and Arctic on the table at Pentagon talks

Finland's Minister of Defence Antti Kaikkonen (Centre) has been in Washington DC this week, in a trip that culminated in a trilateral meeting between Finland,...

Finnish AI course goes multi-lingual during EU Presidency

A groundbreaking initiative to teach 1% of the Finnish population the basics of artificial intelligence is going to be spread across Europe. The free online...

LIVE: Follow the latest news on the government crisis as it...

18:30 - Antti Rinne might not be PM any more but he plays a key role in choosing the next PM as the leader...

Explained: Finland’s latest government crisis

Finland is going through something it likes to call a 'government crisis'. In other countries these sort of issues would rise only to the...

“Winter War miracle” – Finland marks 80th anniversary of brutal conflict...

Finland is marking the 80th anniversary of the start of the Winter War on 30th November 1939. The conflict began when the Soviet Union attacked...

Rinne in Russia: “We do not accept the occupation of Crimea”

Finland's Prime Minister has issued a blunt message to his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, on his first visit to Moscow. Speaking after his meeting, Antti...

Danish minister: ‘we’d send military help if Russia attacked Finland’

Denmark's Minister of Defence Trine Bramsen says her country would provide military help to Finland and Sweden if either country was attacked by Russia -...

Haaga-Helia’s Estonia expansion plans halted by anti-immigrant minister

Ambitious plans by a Finnish university to expand its operations with a campus in Estonia have been halted by a far right government minister. Haaga-Helia...

Finns say they’re happier and more satisfied than other Europeans

Finns say they're happier and more satisfied with life in general, compared with other people in Europe. That's the findings of a recent survey from...