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Ministry cancels Finns Party Youth grant and demands repayment

The Ministry of Education and Culture has decided not to pay the second half of a €115,000 grant to the Finns Party Youth group,...

Finns Party Youth group promises better judgment after ‘racist’ tweet

The Vice President of the Finns Party Youth has called one of the tweets he sent from the organisation's official account "thoughtless", in an...

Finns Party Euro candidate wants to scrap Schengen for Russian visa...

A Finns Party candidate in the upcoming European Parliament elections has said he wants to scrap the Schengen visa agreement, and introduce visa-free travel...

Finns Party activists make ‘OK’ hand gesture used by white supremacists

A number of Finns Party activists have been caught on camera using a controversial 'OK' hand gesture which has been co-opted by white supremacists. Images...

New parliament seating plan solved, but not everyone is happy

The new session of parliament got off to a rocky start this week over a disagreement about which parties sit in which seats. Today, after...

Online posts come back to haunt new Social Democrat, Finns Party...

Two new members of parliament, from opposite sides of the political spectrum, have had old online posts come back to haunt them since they...

Finns Party joins German far right in European alliance

The Finns Party has signed up to form a pan-European alliance with other political parties, ahead of May's European elections. The other members are Italy's...

Deleted Finns Party video prompts conspiracy theories, and apology from Yle

Finland's public-funded broadcaster Yle has found itself in the middle of a dust-up with the Finns Party over a technical problem. An interview show which...

Finns Party candidate makes ‘false flag’ claims as party leaders react...

A Finns Party candidate for parliament has claimed that an attack on Foreign Minister Timo Soini might have been a 'false flag' operation carried out just...

Finns Party candidate tries to spin ‘immigrant invader’ election slogan

A Finns Party candidate for parliament is trying to explain an anti-immigrant slogan emblazoned on the side of his car as part of an...