2015-05-21 01:37

In March the authoritative regional social movements of the Nenets autonomous area and the Komi Republic signed the cooperation agreements with the enterprise – "Association of the Nenets people "Yasavey" and "Izvatas", and also the Interregional social movement "Komi Voytir".

2015-05-20 22:48

Finnish entrant Pertti Kurikan Nimipäivät (PKN) failed to secure a place in the Eurovision song contest final, Yle News reports.

Pertti Kurikan Nimipäivät Image: Vesa Moilanen / Lehtikuva

2015-05-18 15:09

In spite of the fact that a difficult economic situation arose in Russia, in comparison with last year the total amount and number of the areas applying for support increased.

2015-05-14 12:18
In April of this year, the activists of Syktyvkar representation "Komi Voityr" met with the head of the municipal administration of city district Syktyvkar, the news agency "BNK-Komi" reports.     Among other questions, the mayor of the capital of the Komi Republic Ivan Pozdeev and activists discussed the possibility of group opening on training of the Komi  language by method of language dipping in kindergarten No.
2015-05-13 21:59

An Irish mining company’s bid to begin prospecting for diamonds in Utsjoki, northern Finland has fallen flat following opposition to the venture by locals. About it BarentsObserver.com reports.

2015-05-12 20:59

A way to forbid sale of low alcohol energy drinks was found in the State Council of Komi. The inhabitants of the republic understand a problem and support the initiative. The results of poll started in one of social networks in official group of Parliament of the Komi Republic testify to it.

2015-05-11 22:28

The package of laws banning communist symbols, while at the same time rehabilitating nationalist and fascist organizations, is attempts to discredit and ban symbols connected to the soviet union. Such an opinion in an interview expressed Media center FINUGOR research director of the Alexander Institute at the University of Helsinki Markku Kangaspuro.

2015-05-10 22:22

Hungary would be capable of protecting its borders against illegal immigration if there were no “unrealistic” EU rules to observe on the matter, the prime minister said. 

2015-05-09 09:19
The enterprise has already held the creative competitions devoted to anniversary of the Great Victory and initiated creation of the avenue of memory on Bumazhnikov Avenue.     The CEO of JSC Mondi Claus Peller thanked on May 7 participants of the competitions "War by Eyes of Children" and "stories about war" which were written by the staff of combine.
2015-05-08 00:51

Writer Väino Linna's "The Unknown Soldier" has been published in a new English-language translation by Liesl Yamaguchi as "Unknown Soldiers" by the world's leading book publisher Penguin. About it Yle News reports.

2015-05-08 00:37

A group of representatives from Northland carrying with them a message against oil-exploration at Te Reinga Basin are due to arrive in Oslo, Norway this Friday. About it Māori Television reports.

2015-05-06 15:25

The expedition of the anthropologist of the center for Northern studies of the European University at Saint Petersburg Yelena Lyarskaya was completed in Yamal. About it IA «Sever-Press» reports.

2015-05-05 19:52

The head of Finland’s Sámi Parliament told a United Nations gathering in New York that the Finnish government has robbed her people of their right to define themselves by failing to sign up to an international convention on indigenous people’s rights.About it BarentsObserver.com reports.

2015-05-05 10:03

Hungary has no plans to introduce the death penalty, “it is only a matter up for debate,” Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told European Parliament president Martin Schulz. About it portal Politics.hu reports.

2015-04-30 14:00

The new single of "Red Snow" was created by a Finno-Ugrian rock group of "Second to Sun". The guitarist of group, the author of Karelian music Vladimir Klimov-Lekhtinen reported to FINUGOR media center about it.

2015-04-29 14:00

At an April meeting of the State Council of the Komi Republic changes are made to the republican budget traditionally. In spite of the difficult year, the critical parameters of the budget of Komi in 2015 didn't subject to the essential adjustment. Social articles weren't broached essentially therefore the main financial document of the region remains social as usual.


2015-03-31 15:24