Constitution


Užupis adds Hindi and Sanskrit plaques to its Constitution Wall
2017 m. gegužės 28 d. 23:36
In a most colourful ceremony with song and dance and some animated speeches, two additional plaques were Thursday unveiled on the famous Constitution Wall of Užupis...
Minister of State for External Affairs of India visiting Lithuania for the first time
2017 m. gegužės 24 d. 09:24
Mr M. J. Akbar, Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India , and his delegation will be visiting Lithuania from 24 May, 2017, to 27 May, 2017. This...
Russian oppositionists in Vilnius: we want to change Russia, not the tsar
2017 m. gegužės 22 d. 11:33
Russian opposition figures say that they want to change Russia, rather than replace its...
Lithuania's Constitutional Court opens MP Pukas impeachment case
2017 m. gegužės 19 d. 14:28
Lithuania's Constitutional Court on Friday approved for consideration the case of MP...
60% of Lithuanians in support of dual citizenship
2017 m. gegužės 15 d. 09:45
Some 60 percent of the Lithuanian population support the idea of allowing dual citizenship...
President congratulates Poland on May 3 Constitution Day
2017 m. gegužės 3 d. 10:53
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday congratulated her Polish counterpart, Andrzej Duda , on May 3 Constitution Day and wished the people of...
Online voting wouldn't ensure secrecy, security - President  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 28 d. 11:15
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that online voting in the country would fail to ensure confidentiality and security.
What do emigrants think about dual citizenship?
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 11:27
ForMin wants fewer requirements for referendum on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 10:59
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has proposed considering fewer...
Seimas lifts MP Steponavičius' immunity
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 15:48
Lithuania's parliament on Thursday lifted the legal immunity of the Liberal Movemen t's MP...
Court decides to turn to Constitutional Court over chief vet's dismissal
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 12:15
The Vilnius Regional Administrative Court decided on Thursday to ask for the Constitutional Court's opinion on whether Jonas Milius was lawfully dismissed as...
Lithuania could legalise dual citizenship by scrapping 1990 dividing line - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 16:46
Amendments to Lithuania's Law on Citizenship will be submitted to the parliament for approval, but the wording may be changed in the course of debates by scrapping...
President calls on MPs not 'to bulldoze over' Constitution on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 16:26
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday called on members of the Seimas to respect the Constitution during debates on dual citizenship .
Seimas speaker expects Constitutional Court to revise opinion on citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 11:28
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has expressed hope for the Constitutional Court to revise its doctrine and to allow broader dual...
Seimas speaker sees law amendments as only way to broaden dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 13:39
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, sees amendments to the Law on Citizenship...
PM, president differ on initiative to broaden dual citizenship by law
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 11:26
Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis sees a proposed bill to broaden dual citizenship as the...
Dual citizenship amendments openly violate Constitutional doctrine - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 14:27
The amendments on dual citizenship drafted by the opposition conservatives openly run...
Seimas again aims to broaden institute of dual citizenship  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 09:13
Lithuania's parliament is drafting a new initiative to allow dual citizenship to the citizens of Lithuania who acquire citizenship of a country of the European Union...
Govt favours cutting MP seats, bringing general election date forward
2017 m. balandžio 6 d. 09:20
The Lithuanian government on Wednesday voiced its support for a proposal currently under debate in the Seimas to cut the number of seats in the parliament and to...
Grinius. Is Lithuania a police state?
2017 m. balandžio 5 d. 10:53
Atlantoje užsiliepsnojo ir sugriuvo dalis viaduko  (1)
2017 m. kovo 31 d. 09:14
Džordžijos mieste Atlantoje ketvirtadienį užsiliepsnojo vieno valstijas jungiančio...
Foreign Ministry calls on Russia to release anti-corruption protesters
2017 m. kovo 27 d. 16:04
The Lithuanian Foreign Ministry on Monday expresses its concern over the detention of...
Seimas may consider constitutional amendments amid pressure over Paksas
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 11:14
Amid growing pressure from European bodies on Lithuania to allow its impeached President Rolandas Paksas to run for parliament, the Seimas' Committee on Legal...
Sixty years of the EU – A coming of age?
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 09:16
On the 25th of March the European Union turns sixty. Congratulations are in order for the EU and for ourselves!
Prosecutors launch probe into sexual harassment claims against MP Pūkas
2017 m. kovo 17 d. 12:27
The Vilnius Regional Prosecutor's Office has launched a pre-trial investigation into sexual...
Ethics watchdog to move for impeachment of MP Pūkas
2017 m. kovo 15 d. 16:52
The Seimas Commission for Ethics and Procedures has decided to propose that the Lithuanian...