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Three things that Finns do in order to maintain a high quality of life

The Malta Independent 29 Jan 2023
Last year's report showed that people in 156 countries were asked to "value their lives today on a 0 to 10 scale, with the worst possible life as a 0" ... Martela reminded me that he lives next to Helsinki Central Park, where he goes on regular walks and for cross-country skiing in the winter.
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The fairytale Finnish city you’ve probably never heard of

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Jan 2023
Roughly 110 miles north of Helsinki and known as the Nordic Manchester due to its previous incarnation as a centre of the region’s textile industry ... Helsinki airport is a tranquil oasis of ultra-modern planning and design and, in a lifetime first for my English children, the connecting train services are clean, comfortable and on time.
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Analysis-Erdogan thrusts NATO expansion issue into Turkey’s tense election campaign

FX Empire 26 Jan 2023
For Erdogan, it was an opportunity to rally support and distract from a cost-of-living crisis weighing on voters’ minds, analysts said, with polls showing he could lose to some presidential challengers in the May 14 vote ... Washington, Stockholm and Helsinki had hoped Ankara would ratify the NATO bids before Turkey’s election.
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Analysis: Erdogan thrusts NATO expansion issue into Turkey's tense election campaign

Reuters 26 Jan 2023
For Erdogan, it was an opportunity to rally support and distract from a cost-of-living crisis weighing on voters' minds, analysts said, with polls showing he could lose to some presidential challengers in the May 14 vote ... Washington, Stockholm and Helsinki had hoped Ankara would ratify the NATO bids before Turkey's election.
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Study Suggests People Who Spend Time In Greenery Use Less Medicine

NDTV 17 Jan 2023
The researchers used information from almost 6,000 people living in Helsinki, utilising prescription drugs for ailments ... .
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Deep meditation can ‘improve gut bacteria’ – study

Belfast Telegraph 17 Jan 2023
They did stress however that the study numbers were small and all of the monks and Tibetans involved live at a high altitude, making it hard to draw generalisations from the findings ... are linked to a lower use of certain prescription medicines among people who live in cities.
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CRITICAL MASS: Held captive — Stockholm syndrome and television

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 15 Jan 2023
Thus began a several-day siege, covered on live television and highlighted by a call that same hostage made to Palme, not to plead for him to take immediate action to protect the hostages but to scold him for his attitude ... They made us go on living together day after day, like goats, in that filth.
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SA is well positioned to accelerate the move to smart cities

Business Day 10 Jan 2023
Smart cities offer a multitude of advantages for government and residents. They use technology and data to improve their efficiency and the lives of their residents, and to ensure that they are environmentally sustainable. Take Singapore, for example ... Other leaders in the move to digtalise city living are Zurich, Oslo, Helsinki, Auckland and Lausanne.
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What happens to your body when you quit smoking, the best foods to help you ...

Omaha World-Herald 10 Jan 2023
Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... "Our study utilized a wide variety of singing elements, such as choral singing, melodic intonation therapy and tablet-assisted singing training," said study co-author Anni Pitkäniemi, a doctoral researcher at the University of Helsinki ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well ... Live Well.
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Photographer Takes Mesmerizing Pictures of Icelandic Horses in Beautiful Landscapes

The Epoch Times 01 Jan 2023
Born and raised in Helsinki, Finland, Petra Marita Leifsd�ttir�is in her early thirties and living and working in the Icelandic capital of�Reykjav�k ... ....
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"Gift of Love" Revealed as the 2023 Waterford Crystal Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Theme

Victoria Advocate 27 Dec 2022
The New Year Is Full of Fresh Opportunities and Potential. NEW YORK, Dec ... With a new year inspiring us to look forward, Waterford reveals the newest design in their "Greatest Gifts" series. "Gift of Love." ... About the Greatest Gifts Collection ... Fiskars Group (FSKRS, Nasdaq Helsinki) is the global home of design-driven brands for indoor and outdoor living.
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One quarter of biodiversity facing extinction by 2100: report

China Daily 17 Dec 2022
By using one of the world's most powerful supercomputers, Flinders University ecologist Corey Bradshaw and Giovanni Strona from the European Commission and the University of Helsinki created a virtual Earth to assess extinction trajectories. "Children born today who live into ...
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Wheelchair-bound passenger's rage as he is kicked off a Qatar Airways flight because 'we don't ...

The Daily Mail 08 Dec 2022
Mr Nolan, who lives with spina bifida, said he was frustrated with the airline barring him from going home to his partner in Helsinki ... Craig Nolan, (pictured, with his partner) who lives with spina bifida, said he was frustrated with the airline's ...
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Pet Shop Boys Dublin-bound for 3Arena gig in June

RTE 28 Nov 2022
The Greatest Hits Live tour to Dublin's 3Arena in June ... Paris, Helsinki and Copenhagen, closing in Gothenburg on 9 July, 2023 ... The Greatest Hits Live tour is Pet Shop Boys’ first ever greatest hits tour.
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Travel: The warmth of the cold

Hindustan Times 18 Nov 2022
On either side of the grand entrance to the Helsinki Central Railway Station stand two statues, each holding a spherical lamp that lights up at night ... “We call it Helsinki’s ugliest building!”. The Helsinki Central Railway Station, we learn, was built in 1904, and its design was selected on the basis of a competition ... The Helsinki cathedral.

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In this handout photo taken from video released by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022, a Sineva intercontinental ballistic missile is test-fired as part of Russia's nuclear drills by a Russian nuclear submarine from the Barents Sea.
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Pro-Bolsonaro demonstrations on the Copacabana waterfront during the bicentennial of independence in 2022
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