Mo Farah could conceivably target a golden treble at the next Olympics, according to the great Ethiopian runner Haile Gebrselassie.
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Friday 30 March 2012
Finnish police say a gunman has been arrested after firing several shots at a school in southern Finland but no one was injured.
Monday 19 December 2011
Vaclav Havel did more than anyone to rip down the Iron Curtain. Peter Popham salutes an extraordinary man, who died yesterday
Saturday 17 December 2011
Pioneering design abounds in Helsinki, says Adrian Mourby
Sunday 11 December 2011
Ignore the Eurosceptic cheers. It may turn out to have been wise to step away from the heat as the euro begins to meltdown
Saturday 30 July 2011
With long summer days and a vibrant arts festival on the agenda, the Finnish capital is now at its most alluring, says <b>Chris Leadbeater</b>
Sunday 17 April 2011
Wednesday 06 April 2011
Friday 28 January 2011
Singing the title role in Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia is a tough call at any time, but for soprano Claire Rutter, who stars in this role at ENO on Monday, it's going to be tougher than usual. For film-maker Mike Figgis is making his operatic directorial debut with a production that will mark several firsts: it will be simultaneously broadcast by Sky on three TV channels, it will be screened in 3D in selected cinemas, and it will be interspersed with footage of a film he has already shot in Rome, to a soundtrack created from the score.
Wednesday 29 December 2010
Saturday 27 November 2010
The remarkable career of the Nottingham fighter Carl Froch continues tonight when he meets Germany's Arthur Abraham in Helsinki for the vacant World Boxing Council super-middleweight title.
Friday 10 September 2010
Monday 02 August 2010
Wednesday 26 May 2010
Artist Natalie Turner is currently exhibiting her latest collection ‘Eternal Spirit of the Chainless Mind’ at the Cielo gallery in Mayfair.
Friday 07 May 2010
The Savonlinna Opera Festival has invited the public to help it create an opera entirely from on-line submissions. The festival launched its Opera by You project yesterday with the aim of having it ready to stage a premiere of the production in the summer of 2012.
Wednesday 10 February 2010
Tony Halme, who died on 8 January aged 47, was a professional wrestler and boxer who went into politics in Finland.
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