Lithuania

Suspicions against Lithuania's chief veterinary office 'will burden agency's work'
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 12:35
Suspicions of power abuse brought by the Lithuanian Special Investigation Service (STT) against the country's chief veterinary officer Jonas Milius came unexpected...
Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Sailing
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 10:00
Lithuania will be represented by two sailors who will compete in the ocean waters of Rio de Janeiro in the Olympic Games starting next week.
10 refugees from Syria and Iraq arrive in Lithuania under EU programme
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 09:52
Ten refugees from Syria and Iraq arrived in Lithuania in early hours of Friday under...
New Labour Code 'completely inhumane' - Lithuanian president
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 09:41
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that the Labour Code reform, adopted by...
What are the dangers of Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant to Lithuania?
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 09:20
Lithuania is stepping up its opposition to the nuclear power plant that Belarus is...
14-year-old chronicler of the Vilna Ghetto
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 07:44
More than seven decades ago, long queues of people would line outside the house number 4 on...
A Syrian refugee in Lithuania: His story, Syria's story (II)  (1)
2016 m. liepos 29 d. 07:00
Redwan Eid, is a Syrian journalist and refugee who had to flee his war-torn homeland and...
Lithuania hands note to Belarus over nuclear plant, asks for EU involvement
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 17:03
Lithuania's government on Thursday handed a note to the Belarusian Embassy over the latest incident at the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant under construction in...
Poetry project in Vilnius commemorates 25 years of diplomatic relations between Lithania and EU member states
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 17:02
In August 2016, it will be 25 years ago that the 12 Member States of the then European Economic Community decided to (re)establish diplomatic relations with the...
Sabonis accredited to Olympics despite supermarket ads
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 15:35
Lidl's advertising campaign in Lithuania has not prevented Arvydas Sabonis, president of the...
Investigators probe MP Gražulis and Lithuania's chief veterinary officer in influence peddling investigation
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 12:39
Parliament member Petras Gražulis of the Order and Justice party has had his offices...
IAEA experts, not Lithuanian politicians, should go to Astravyets - environment minister
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 12:10
Environment Minister Kęstutis Trečiokas thinks that Lithuanian politicians should not go...
Over 1,000 refugees to come to Lithuania within one year  (1)
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 11:35
With the EU's resettlement programme having reached its midway point, Lithuania faces the challenge of taking in more than a thousand refugees from the Middle East...
How do Lithuanians react to winning lottery?
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 09:06
Over half of Lithuanians purchase a lottery ticket at least once a month. Their reactions to winning big sums of money can be quite consistent. To read this article,...
Lithuania to send note to Belarus over nuclear plant incident
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 08:45
Lithuania plans to send a diplomatic note to Belarus , asking the neighbouring country to...
'Pope is not a wizard'
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 08:32
Pope Francis arrived in Poland on Wednesday to take part in World Youth Day events....
New bubble brewing in Lithuania's real estate market?
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 07:00
Record-low interest rates and employees' confidence about their financial future have been...
Vilnius third most affordable European destination
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 06:51
Planning a weekend trip not to heavy on the purse? The list of Europe's most affordable...
Pakeliui į „Neptūną“ – NBA neįsitvirtinęs gynėjas
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 23:46
Debiutui FIBA Čempionų lygoje besiruošiantį Klaipėdos „Neptūną“ papildys 26-erių metų amerikietis Larry Drew Antrasis. Apie naują LKL vicečempionų...
US ambassador ends tenure in Vilnius
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 16:48
Deborah McCarthy has completed her tenure as United States ambassador to Lithuania. To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here .
Lithuanian businesses anticipate another recession?
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 15:57
Some Lithuanian businesspeople have compared 2016 to the situation in 2006, the boom year...
Over one fifth of Lithuanians face poverty
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 14:26
Some 640,000 of Lithuania 's population, or 22.2%, were below the poverty risk line in...
Join commemoration of Šeduva Jewish Community
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 13:23
75 years ago, a wave of brutal murders in some places within weeks and in others within...