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Bad start: Two government apologies in 24 hours after media snafus

The new Finnish government is only a few days old, and it's already having to issue apologies for things that went wrong this week. In...

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...

New government sworn in: Sanna Marin becomes Finland’s youngest ever PM

Finland's new government has been sworn in by President Sauli Niinistö at a ceremony in Helsinki on Tuesday afternoon. The five parties remain the same as...

‘Finland or death’ school cleared over Finns Party poster

A school in Tampere, its head teacher and other officials have been cleared of any wrongdoing over a poster competition for 9th grade students...

Government parties working to build trust after Rinne debacle

Finland's incoming prime minister says "we have a lot of work to do to rebuild trust" after ten days of political turmoil that saw...

Ministerial shuffle for Social Democrats and Centre Party

The two largest parties in government have shuffled around their ministerial teams. It comes after ten days of political upheaval which saw Antti Rinne (SDP) step down...

Social Democrats pick Sanna Marin as Finland’s PM-in-waiting

The Social Democrats have chosen Tampere MP Sanna Marin to be their candidate to lead the government, a move that effectively makes the 34-year old...

Finland’s government falls, as Antti Rinne resigns as Prime Minister

Finland's five-party coalition government has collapsed less than six months into office, with Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) handing in his government's resignation to...

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...

Prime Minister comes out swinging in political fight

Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) has come out swinging in a political fight against one of the parties in his own government coalition - and given...