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Belarus Shuts Down More NGOs Amid Continued Crackdown

Beijing News 24 Jul 2021
Authorities have also relentlessly pursued the country's top human rights watchdogs, Vyasna and the Belarusian Helsinki Committee. Vyasna said that more than 200 raids of offices and apartments of activists and journalists have taken place so far this month.

Going for gold: From a £420,000 torch to the medals worth the most and the ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jul 2021
Good investment ... Olympic torches ... The torches were made of two parts that easily came apart. Intact torches cost around £5,000. The most valuable torches are those made for the 1952 Helsinki Olympics ... 'Survivors from the 1952 Helsinki Olympics are exceptionally rare as only 22 torches were made – and only 15 of these were made in hallmarked silver ... Is...

The Olympics treasures that sell for thousands

This is Money 17 Jul 2021
However, others can fetch hundreds of thousands of pounds at auction ... The torches were made of two parts that easily came apart ... The most valuable torches are those made for the 1952 Helsinki Olympics ... 'Survivors from the 1952 Helsinki Olympics are exceptionally rare as only 22 torches were made – and only 15 of these were made in hallmarked silver.

As she turns 90, Mumbai’s first woman Olympian revisits divided skirts, other hurdles

The Times of India 04 Jul 2021
... made it to the list of eight athletes meant to represent India at the Olympics in Finland's Helsinki in 1952. Apart from West Bengal's Nilima Ghose, bindi-sporting D'Souza was the only female track athlete in the chartered flight from Dum Dum airport to Helsinki.

How Tove Jansson’s love of nature shaped the world of the Moomins

The Observer 06 Jun 2021
For 18 years she and her partner Tuulikki Pietilä spent long summers there, heading out from Helsinki as soon as the ice broke in April, leaving only in early October ... Seated at separate desks (in Helsinki they lived in separate apartments joined by an attic corridor), they “got a lot into the day”.

Norwegian Resumes Flights In Sweden

Simple Flying 31 May 2021
Norwegian Air is back in earnest at Stockholm Arlanda ... Photo. Getty Images Gradual ramp-up of Arlanda operations ... In June 2021, apart from previously mentioned destinations, the airline will fly from Stockholm to Visby, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Nice, Palma, Alicante, Barcelona, Faro, Athens, Chania, Berlin, Burgas, Dubrovnik, Split, Sarajevo, and London.

Multi-story buildings made of wood sell for 9% more than other construction in Helsinki

Phys Dot Org 20 May 2021
The team analyzed statistical data from real estate sales in the Finnish capital of Helsinki and two suburbs from 1999 to 2018 ... The researchers say this may have to do with the fact that timber-based construction in Helsinki occurs in cheaper-than-average areas, where people may be more willing to pay for the eco-friendly material.

Julie McDonald Commentary: Spring Bursts Forth With Flower Baskets From Fundraisers

The Centralia Chronicle 04 May 2021
I had to scout around to find the $20 flower bowls this year ... West High School in Chehalis ... You can never have too many flower baskets, so I ordered another one ... My son had quarantined a week before seeing us, and he needed to quarantine again in Helsinki before returning to his apartment, so the last thing he needed was exposure to the virus ... ....

Oldest living Olympic champion Agnes Keleti to turn 100

Manila Bulletin 08 Jan 2021
In this file photo taken on November 11, 2020 Hungarian-Israeli retired Olympic and world champion artistic gymnast Agnes Keleti shows her first gold medal (right) won during the Olympic Games in Helsinki and her second one (left) won in Melbourne as she poses for photos in her apartment in Budapest on November 6, 2020.

A Story Of Regret: Early BTC Dev Missed Out ON $1.3B By Selling Early

Inside Bitcoins 21 Dec 2020
An Apartment Worth 10,000 BTC. One of the biggest investment from his early crypto earnings was made back in 2011, where Malmi purchased an apartment in Helsinki at the tune of 10,000 BTC ... man was pretty proud of himself after purchasing his own apartment at the tender age of 22.

Early Bitcoin dev misses out on $1.3B after selling too soon

XBT.MONEY 20 Dec 2020
“Since then I’ve kept my varying amount of savings in BTC ... However, the Bitcoin developer’s arguably most substantial investment from his early crypto earnings was when he sold 10,000 BTC in 2011 to buy an apartment in Helsinki ... Besides Bitcoin’s success, I was pretty darn happy about getting my own apartment at age 22.”. He added..

Bitcoin’s Early Days: Reporter Recalls $200K Sushi Dinner After Spending 10 BTC, Former Bitcoin Dev ...

XBT.MONEY 19 Dec 2020
Malmi was able to snag a nice studio apartment in 2011 with some of his bitcoins ... In 2011 when the exchange rate peaked at $15-$30, I sold over 10,000 BTC to buy a fairly comfortable studio apartment near Helsinki ... Apartment, Bitcoin, Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency, Early Days, ...

The Finnish Island Where Time Stops

Wall Street Journal 10 Nov 2020
HELSINKI, WHERE I’M writing this in my small studio apartment, is cold and dark in November ... .

Agnes Keleti, the oldest living Olympic champion, turns 99

Sun Star 10 Jan 2020
She won ten medals in gymnastics — including five golds — at the 1952 Helsinki Games and at the 1956 Melbourne Games. Still, speaking on the eve of her birthday at her elegant apartment in downtown Budapest, Keleti hardly wanted to mention her achievements and her long life, which ...

'It’s a miracle': Helsinki's radical solution to homelessness

The Observer 03 Jun 2019
an airy two-room apartment in a small, recently renovated block in a leafy suburb of Helsinki, with a view over birch trees ... you were supposed to move through different stages of temporary accommodation as you got your life back on track, with an apartment as the ultimate reward ... Rukkila in Malminkartano, Helsinki.