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Palaužė kaip epidemija plintantis negalavimas: staiga viskas pradėjo varginti  (58)
2016 m. liepos 26 d. 19:55
Vis daugiau ir daugiau žmonių kenčia nuo išsekimo. Tačiau ar tai šiuolaikinio gyvenimo prieskonis, ar kur kas sudėtingesnis, nuo senų laikų žmonių fizinę,...
Signing of Boxer vehicle purchase moved to August
2016 m. liepos 25 d. 16:08
Signing of the contract on the purchase of German infantry fighting vehicles Boxer for Lithuanian Armed Forces has been postponed until August from the original plan...
Why Does China Reject the Award by the Arbitral Tribunal in the South China Sea Arbitration?
2016 m. liepos 24 d. 20:59
H. E. Mr. Wei Ruixing, Chinese Ambassador to Lithuania. After the Arbitral Tribunal in the...
The Battle of Durbė: How medieval Samogitians defied the will of their king
2016 m. liepos 22 d. 07:00
The Battle of Durbė, in which rebelling Samogitians beat the Livonian Order in 1260, is...
Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Judo
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 16:46
One judoka - practitioner of judo - will be part of Lithuania's team at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro .
R. Baločkaitė: posovietinis Vakarų mėgdžiojimas buvo groteskiškas, tačiau veiksmingas  (11)
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 14:27
Žlugus Sovietų Sąjungai , žmonės Lietuvoje liko be identiteto, be krypties, o iš griuvėsių pradėjusi kilti nauja visuomenė griebėsi strategijos mėgdžioti...
Lithuanian court's decision to allow credit companies use data on social media 'ground-breaking'
2016 m. liepos 20 d. 09:13
After the Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania recently ruled that companies can use...
Litvak painter's works 'good introduction to teaching about Holocaust' in US schools
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 09:05
The works of Vilnius-born Jewish painter David Labkovski that were recently presented in...
Lenin, the gallows and Lithuanian legends: The troubled history of Lukiškės Square
2016 m. liepos 15 d. 07:00
The history of Vilnius Lukiškės Square is a story shaped by Russian Tzars, Polish...
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi responds to the South China Sea arbitration decision
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 15:01
Remarks by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the Award of the Arbitral Tribunal in the South China Sea Arbitration:
LABAS! Festival breaks new ground with Lithuanian children
2016 m. liepos 14 d. 06:00
In May of this year, Acting Up! and Teatriukas (www.teatriukas.lt) teamed up together to present a project Labas! early years arts festival in Vilnius, Dubinigiai and...
How Lithuania’s ham radio operators outfoxed the Soviets and helped win independence  (1)
2016 m. liepos 13 d. 06:00
Dictatorial regimes of all kinds have always sought to control communications, especially...
Violation of a Vilnius cultural treasure or one big misunderstanding?
2016 m. liepos 13 d. 06:00
In a prestigious location near the centre of Vilnius, an old state-owned villa was recently...
What are the chances of Lithuania being the target of a terrorist attack?
2016 m. liepos 12 d. 06:00
Across Europe there is widespread fear of terrorist attacks but is Lithuania a possible...
NBA reaguoja į T. Duncano pasitraukimą: milžiniška pagarba legendai  (4)
2016 m. liepos 11 d. 18:36
Timo Duncano era NBA baigėsi. Nors 40-mečio San Antonijaus „Spurs“ veterano pasitraukimas buvo laukiamas, kai kurie stipriausios pasaulio lygos žmonės...
A. Tereškinas. Popkultūros sociologija su Justinu Bieberiu  (26)
2016 m. liepos 10 d. 08:00
Į Niudžersį atėjo pavasaris. Kelių dienų pavasaris balandį. Antradienį stoviu traukinių stotyje. Važiuosiu į Niujorką. Lauke penkiolika laipsnių. Visi...
Obama calls on NATO to stand firm against Russia in Baltics  (1)
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 16:27
US president Barack Obama has urged NATO countries to collectively stand up to Russia in the...
What's on in Lithuania this weekend: History comes to life
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 12:23
There is a diverse selection of events throughout Lithuania in this week's roundup, but the...
Tensions inside Germany’s governing elite over NATO position on Baltics, Russia
2016 m. liepos 8 d. 06:00
Contradictory views on what Germany’s position should be in relation to NATO and Russia in...
Gintė Damušytė to be new Lithuanian ambassador to Denmark and Iceland
2016 m. liepos 7 d. 15:51
Gintė Damusytė, a Lithuanian diplomat, has been proposed as the country's new ambassador to Denmark and Iceland . To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Tikras maestro: R. Federeris Vimbldone stebuklingai išsikapstė į pusfinalį  (15)
2016 m. liepos 6 d. 18:39
Londone vykstančiame trečiajame šių metų „Didžiojo kirčio“ serijos Vimbldono teniso turnyre, kurio bendrą prizų fondą sudaro 28,1 mln. svarų sterlingų,...
What does King Mindaugas and his name mean for Lithuanians?
2016 m. liepos 6 d. 06:00
Lithuania celebrates the coronation of King Mindaugas today, July 6. This national holiday,...
Alumnus Anisimov: “EHU develops European future of Belarus”
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 19:53
On July 1 European Humanities University (EHU) bestowed diplomas to University’s ever...
Russia fires top commanders of Baltic Fleet in Kaliningrad
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 11:38
Russia has fired the top military commanders of its Baltic Fleet , which is based at Kaliningrad , in an unprecedented move. To read this article, try a €5.99...
Red lights and erotic cinema – an alternative history of Interwar Lithuania
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 08:13
Interwar Kaunas had a red light district, women were scandalizing conservative prudes with their skirts and haircuts and every other film shown in Kaunas cinemas was a...
Archaeologists discover tunnel used by Jews to escape Nazis in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 14:32
An international team of archaeologists has located a tunnel in Lithuania used by Jewish...
Anglų legenda pratrūko: pralaimėjome Islandijai, kurioje ugnikalnių daugiau nei profesionalių žaidėjų  (57)
2016 m. birželio 28 d. 12:50
Vienas garsiausių visų laikų Anglijos futbolininkų, šiuo metu komentatoriumi dirbantis...
A second Brexit: Iceland knock England out of Euros
2016 m. birželio 28 d. 10:20
Iceland pulled off one of the biggest upsets in the history of the European Championships...