Tampere

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Gina Akpe-Moses celebrates winning the 100m at the European Athletics Under-20 Championship in Grosseto, Italy last summer

First Europe, now the world. That represents an obvious step up and for Gina Akpe-Moses it’s also the natural progression, given this week’s World Jun(...)

Family with children riding husky dogs sledge in Rovaniemi, Lapland, Finland

To many, the Nordic countries have come to represent a near-mythical paradise of gender equality and family harmony, where legions of happy fathers pu(...)

The company is pushing what it calls the “bothie” as the next evolution of the selfie, using Nokia’s Dual Sight technology to fire up both the rear and front-facing cameras at the same time, shooting video or photos of a subject and the smartphone operator simultaneously, which can be shared live directly to Facebook or YouTube

Nokia has launched the most important new handset in its attempts to revitalise the once world-beating brand for the modern smartphone era dominated b(...)

Moomin fans from all over the world are visiting the new museum in Tampare, Finland. Photograph: Photograph: Jari Kuusenaho/Tampere Art Museum

On the walls and in glowing display cases of a new museum in Finland, little blob-nosed creatures potter about their daily lives: gardening and cookin(...)

Home care packages in much of the Irish health system have effectively been frozen since just after the election in March.

This week’s column comes from Tampere in Finland, host to the Nordic Gerontology Congress, the largest and best scientific meeting on ageing in Europ(...)