Why Has Russia Halted Gas Supplies To Finland?

One of the most widely noted and influential British politician, writer and diarist of his time, Mr. Tony Benn, once shared something rather remarkable and sense-provoking statement on the concept and theory of war. It goes on like this: “All…

Here’s A Prime Example Of Russia Isolating Itself From Europe!

Foreign policy be damned and angst and tensity be forever served cold, very cold!  This isn’t a primer on how modern nations behave habitually in this day and age. This isn’t how Niall Ferguson would ever begin to define the…

Will Finland Actually Join NATO? By When Could This Happen?

For anyone wanting to understand Finland’s penchant towards joining the NATO, the following dates and the actions thereof should offer some- if not copious sums of- information: April 11– Russia had clearly warned Finland as well as Sweden that their…

Decrypt The Currency: Finland Has An Interesting Way In Which It Is Helping Ukraine!

The common saying or rather make it truth of life is that you only get to know who your true friends are when you are amid some turmoil and need someone to bail you out. Otherwise, how else would you…

Why April 27, 2022 Was A Landmark Day For All Of Italy?

For as long as we live and along with us, live the nations of the world, they’ll forever come to cherish certain dates for being truly special. Dates that will be looked up to for bringing a definitive meaning to…

Why Has Russia Expelled 40 German Diplomats?

There’s never any good that a war did and to anyone for that matter! Bloodshed, loss of innocent lives and a feeling of relentless embitterment- there’s little else that one could say or do about a situation as sorry as…

How Is Switzerland Seeking To Protect Ukrainian Refugees From Exploitation?

The 2022 Ukrainian refugee crisis is more bitter than you and I know. Not since the Second World War has the world come to witness such a mass movement of a people as what is currently on display in the…

From Belgium: What Concerns Do Everyday Belgians Face In The Society Today?

As on date, there are have been nearly 31,000 fatalities in Belgium owing to the Coronavirus. The COVID 19 induced pandemic, which across the world has been a giant killer, played out its dirty part in the resilient Western European…

Soon, You Could See Solar Powered Cars In Finland!

One could actually get to see solar powered cars in Finland and that’s a development that may not take that long to take full shape. We are, without a doubt, in an interesting era; a period of time where urban…

How Is Germany Doing Its Bit Towards The Ukrainian Refugees?

If you happen to explore the popular culture of Germany but leaning towards moral science, then you would come across a famous saying that has stuck on for decades together. It goes on like this: Nur die Harten kommen in…

Why Have Hundreds Of Flights Been Cancelled In Germany All Of A Sudden?

There’s a saying that when you stop looking for it, it stops looking for you too. But you never know, when and where trouble pops out of somewhere or someplace! Isn’t it? And if the above were to be understood…

Is Denmark In The Grey Where It Comes To Accepting Refugees?

In the above picture, you can clearly see a pertinent sight. That’s unless your focus in not on the man’s tattoo on the arm. So what does the picture actually entail? There’s a flag of Ukraine that is being hoisted…

Paris And Its Ambitious Plans For A Cable Car System!

It’s clearly one of the world’s most widely travelled and frequently visited cities. It’s a city whose breathtaking architecture has drawn parallels and stands mightily next to some of the most charismatic cities. Think Rome, Florence, Boston and the likes.…

Is Paris Working Closely Toward Implementing A Complete Car Ban?

It’s a city you head to especially when wanting to plan a romantic getaway from your usual place of existence. It’s a marvellous idea for a retreat. It’s more than just a getaway; it’s perhaps the most paramount definition of…

How 2021 Was A Boom For Asylum Seekers In Switzerland?

Much like how we urgently head to a place that can act as a roof during times of extreme weather and harsh rains, it appears that the troubled asylum seekers headed to Switzerland last year in a bid to file…

Traveling To Finland? You No Longer Require COVID 19 Test Results!

It’s a new year and hence, a new start for many countries where the aspect of travel and tourism stands. While much of 2021 was still about stricter regulations in international travel and tighter norms, it appears, at least as…

Why Is Criticism Being Leveled Against Finnish PM Sanna Marin?

Of all the people who serve a country and that too from a venerable seat of the nation, connected directly with the well being of that particular nation, the PM should- at least- not be spared of criticism. He or…

Life To Become Difficult For The Unvaccinated In Germany!

Girls and diamonds. Cheese and wine. Garlic bread and butter. Facebook and status updates. Mercedes and the fastest lap in Formula 1. The Finns and Sauna. Indians and Wedding! All seem to be perfect match. All go well together. Except…

Germany Begins Construction Work On Rail And Road Tunnel To Denmark!

A country immersed lockdown, one where a national emergency has only just been declared, one though not gripped yet in modern day ruins but stifled – and extensively so- by an unforeseeable virus form- is still putting its energies into…

Positive News From Finland: Virtual Museum Opens To Help Those With COVID 19’s Psychological Impact!

Finland is a remarkable country. It really is. It’s always been one. When much of the world travels, and some times, extensively so to the other parts of the globe, the Finns stay happily occupied in their saunas and remain…

London Severely Hit By Biggest Tube Strike In Past 3 Years!

Urban transport. Or call it urban mass transport. It will, for time immemorial, continue to define the way a city travels. They fall down, then the city comes down on its knees. And in similar vein, if the network of…

There Are 1,00,000 Dead In Germany Due To COVID 19!

If the last 24 hours are an indication, then the fourth COVID 19 wave has hit Germany worse than what was expected. So how did this happen and what, essentially speaking, has happened? Sad, morose, horrific, call it what you…

No Christmas Markets, At Least, Where It Stands At Present In Germany!

For a year that has, for much of the world, been another rigorous exercise in defending against the dreaded COVID 19 situation, what could’ve been ideal other than marking a quiet and peaceful end to 2021? But no, just when…

National Emergency Declared In Germany?

If you were to consider the official numbers and the facts they point to at this point in time, then here’s what you need to know about Germany and its Coronavirus situation: As of November 19, 2021- there have been…

A Not So Flattering Piece Of News Regarding COVID 19 In Finland

As much of the western world gears up to embrace the holiday season, with the forthcoming festivities associated with Xmas and winter vacations have all but knocked on the doors, Finland has witnessed a familiar not so flattering scenario. A…