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NH Collection’s debut in Finland continues a proud legacy of legendary hospitality

TravelDailyNews 17 May 2024
The hotel represents the debut of the NH Collection brand in Finland and is the second in the Nordics following NH Collection Copenhagen in Denmark, which launched in 2021 ... Collection hotel in Finland.
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Beryl Cook/Tom of Finland review – ‘One’s trying to make you laugh, the other’s trying to make you horny’

The Observer 16 May 2024
Cook remains an enduring fixture in British popular, largely working-class culture, while Tom of Finland’s significance went beyond being a commentator or a recorder of a queer subculture.
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Beryl Cook/Tom of Finland review – ‘One’s trying to make you laugh, the other’s trying ...

The Guardian 16 May 2024
After the war, Laaksonen began signing his commercial drawings for physique magazines with the moniker Tom of Finland , and the very different uniform of the sexual outlaw, inspired by American biker ...
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Here are the 7 trailblazing Filipinos in Forbes ‘30 Under 30 Asia 2024 List’

Manila Bulletin 16 May 2024
Established in 2016, this community oversees the Philippine Internet Archive which seeks to preserve digital work, movements, cultures, and art amid threats of historical revisionism and disinformation.
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Agbese Gets New Role As Chairman, Nigeria-Finland Parliamentary Group

This Day 15 May 2024
“I look forward to working closely with my colleagues from both Nigeria and Finland to promote cultural exchange, economic cooperation and parliamentary diplomacy ... both Nigeria and Finland,” he said.
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Natalie Red: a disruptive, wildly talented force taking over the dancefloor

NME 15 May 2024
“I’m grateful for the time I had in both Estonia and Finland, for sure. When I moved to Finland, I went to an international school and got to experience lots of different cultures and languages and my music taste really grew because of it.
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Bainbridge Island friends turn hobby into business plan with sauna-and-plunge idea

Kitsap Sun 13 May 2024
Inspired by ancient practices from many different cultures around the world, this business uses contrast therapy to improve mental and physical health and wellness ... Finland’s past is steeped in sauna ...
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‘It lowers inhibition’: how saunas are challenging UK pubs as the place to meet

The Observer 12 May 2024
Speakers are travelling from the European powerhouses of sauna – Finland, Estonia, Norway and Denmark – to give tips on best practice ... “In Finland we like to keep it basic – a nice place for relaxation and friendly banter.
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Unique venues heat up sauna scene in Sweden and Finland

The Jordan Times 09 May 2024
In Sweden and Finland, some ... Traditionally considered a sacred space in Finland, “a church of nature”, the Finnish sauna culture was named a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in 2020.
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Voter ID has a role to play in free and fair elections | Letters

The Guardian 06 May 2024
we all agree that Europe has much more sophisticated political systems and mature political cultures than Britain, and voter ID laws are commonplace across Europe. France, Germany, Finland, the ...
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Voter ID has a role to play in free and fair elections

The Observer 06 May 2024
we all agree that Europe has much more sophisticated political systems and mature political cultures than Britain, and voter ID laws are commonplace across Europe. France, Germany, Finland, the ...
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Public House, Paris: ‘A calamitous experience’ – restaurant review

The Observer 05 May 2024
Then again, the French have long been committed to the maintenance and nurture of their cultural traditions. If that includes offering restaurant service which is to hospitality and warmth what Finland in February is to beach holidays, then so be it.
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Do svidaniya! Finland's fading interest in Russian language

Urdu Point 01 May 2024
... say cross-cultural understanding is needed more than ever.
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‘Ukraine Today Is Not a Democracy’: An Interview with Former Ambassador Jack Matlock

Antiwar 01 May 2024
>. Jack F. Matlock, Jr ... In total he served 35 years in the US Foreign Service, from 1956 until 1991 ... The U.S ... W ... You need a federal system like Switzerland has, for example, or Belgium, or in Finland where the Swedish minority has full cultural rights ... .
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South Africa’s stigma against ex-offenders fuels recidivism

Mail Guardian South Africa 26 Apr 2024
Ex-offenders labour under South Africa’s harsh stigmatising, marginalising and shaming culture ... Finland, a liberal democracy, has a stigmatising shaming culture similar to South Africa’s but with an admirable recidivism rate of 30%.
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