Lithuania


Lithuanian president bestows state award upon German chancellor
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 16:57
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė awarded Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel the Grand Cross of the Order of Vytautas the Great in Brussels on Friday.
Lithuanian prosecutors want Russian spying suspect in prison for over 10 yrs
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 16:54
A Vilnius court has completed hearing the spying case of high-ranking Russian intelligence officer Nikolai Filipchenko whom prosecutors want found guilty and sent...
May's immigration offer will ease tensions among Lithuanians in UK  (1)
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 10:42
The proposal by UK Prime Minister Theresa May for European Union (EU) citizens present in...
Married men to become diacons for 1st time in Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 10:36
Lithuania's Catholic Church will for the first time ordain married men as deacons, Kauno...
Hyperloop One representatives: Lithuania might be part of the project
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 09:53
In Los Angeles, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius visited one of the most advanced global companies — Hyperloop One — which is engaged in creating a new...
Lithuania hands note to Belarus over airspace violation
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 09:53
Lithuania's Foreign Ministry on Thursday handed a diplomatic note to Belarus over violation of its airspace, calling to explanation over the incident and urging to...
Minister of Defence notes increased military activity in Baltic Sea region
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 09:53
Military activity in the Baltic Sea region has recently heightened, however, the situation...
Traffic offenders will have to pay fines to obtain driving licenses
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 14:30
The Lithuanian parliament on Thursday passed amendments to tighten sanctions for traffic...
Lithuania’s LGBT friendly map endorsed by the capital
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 12:31
While Lithuania is often criticised for homophobic laws and attitudes, her big cities are...
PM - Warplane maneuvers over Baltic Sea may lead to serious incidents
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 11:15
Both NATO and Russian troops must stay calm and keep their composure, Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Thursday, noting that recent military...
Angolan foreign minister to visit Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 11:05
Angolan Foreign Minister Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti is to pay a working visit to Vilnius on Thursday.
MPs propose to ask Poland, Latvia, Estonia to join blocking of Belarus N-plant
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 10:28
A group of Lithuanian lawmakers propose that the Seimas should formally invite Polish,...
EU must invest more in its defense - Lithuanian president
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 10:07
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that the European Union must invest more in...
Apdovanoti Lietuvos verslo lyderiai  (1)
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 08:42
„Verslo žinių“ kartu su banku „Nordea“ septintus metus rengiamuose rinkimuose „...
Estonia, Lithuanian fail to agree on how to synchronize power grids with Western Europe
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 16:32
Estonia and Lithuania have so far failed to agree on how the Baltic power grids are to be synchroniz ed with the Western European system and a memorandum of...
Lithuania aims to produce 100% of power domestically in future, 80% from renewables  (4)
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 16:27
Lithuania aims to generate 100 percent of its electricity domestically in the future, with 80 percent of the total power demand to be met using renewable resources,...
Socialiniuose tinkluose aktyvi lietuvaitė Miglė: „Stereotipas, jog gražią merginą domina vien išvaizdos tobulinimas, seniai pasenęs“ (FOTO)  (14)
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 14:45
Nuo ankstyvos paauglystės modelio duonos ragaujanti panevežietė Miglė Izabelė (22 m.)...
LPK President Dargis: Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 13:53
Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change and the draughts of populism that are...
Reform of forestry firms postponed until fall - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 13:08
After about 100 employees of forestry companies and representatives of t rade unions...
Culture night, a Night full of Events and Light for all
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 12:44
On Friday night (June 16) Culture Night , one of the cultural highlights on the Vilnius public calendar saw thousands flocking to a smorgasbord of culture events. It...
Up to 50,000 expected in Vilnius for Matulionis beatification
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 12:11
Up to 50,000 people may attend festivities in Vilnius on Sunday for beatification of Teofilius Matulionis , organizers say, as police plans to boost its presence in...
Transparency International urges President to veto lobbyism law
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 10:39
Transparency International Lithuania on Tuesday urged President Dalia Grybauskaitė to...
Polish MP angered by refused registration of group for ties with Belarus
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 10:34
Jaroslav Narkevič , a member of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Union of...
Artificial Insemination Law flaws surface
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 17:13
US military vehicle runs into civilian car in Lithuania, leaves 3 injured
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 17:07
A vehicle of US troops collided into a civilian automobile in Marijampole, southwestern Lithuania, on Tuesday, leaving three female passengers of the automobile injured.
Observed by NATO chief, troops learn crossing river in Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 17:04
NATO troops drilled their skills of crossing a water obstacle, bringing their military equipment across the River Neris on a pontoon bridge in the Stasenai village in...
Lithuania jumps to 16th place on European Innovation Scoreboard
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 16:54
Lithuania climbed eight positions to the 16th place on the 2017 European Innovation...
US serviceman fined for urinating on wall of ministry building
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 14:56
A US serviceman early on Tuesday was caught urinating on the wall of the Interior Ministry's...
NATO to closely follow Russia, China, Belarus drills near Lithuania
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 14:18
NATO will closely follow Russia's military exercises near the Baltic countries' borders,...