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Thursday's papers: More Fennovoima delays? Ex-Miss Finland accuses Trump of groping, VR's costly graffiti war

In Thursday's papers, we read that Minister of Economic Affairs Olli Rehn warned there could be further delays at the Fennovoima nuclear plant project. A former Miss Finland has added herself to the list of women accusing US Presidential Republican nominee Donald Trump of sexual harassment. And the national rail company VR now spends half a million euros fighting graffiti every year.

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Helsinki police deny ethnic profiling in Uber crackdown

Authorities in Helsinki are investigating about 120 suspected cases of unlicensed taxi operations using the Uber mobile phone app. So far 11 Uber drivers have been charged at Helsinki district court, while another 80 cases have been referred for prosecutors to consider charges. Nearly all of the suspects are described as being of foreign background. Police say that nearly all of the suspects had foreign backgrounds but deny profiling played a part in the sweep.

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Supreme Administrative Court torpedoes deportation appeal for Iraqi mother and child

Finland’s Supreme Administrative Court has ruled that an Iraqi mother and her three year-old daughter cannot appeal a deportation ruling in the higher courts. The decision effectively means splitting up the family: the mother and daughter must return to Iraq while the father - who has been granted asylum in Finland - and a months-old infant will stay behind. A decision is still to be made about the younger child.