Cultural heritage

Violation of a Vilnius cultural treasure or one big misunderstanding?

In a prestigious location near the centre of Vilnius, an old state-owned villa was recently sold off to private investors. Soon after, the development...

Alumnus Anisimov: “EHU develops European future of Belarus”

On July 1 European Humanities University (EHU) bestowed diplomas to University’s ever largest Class – 228 Bachelors and 41 Master were awarded during a...

Municipality decides against selling synagogue

The local authority of the southern Lithuanian district of Alytus will not hold a public auction to sell the Simnas synagogue, which was added to the...

Vilnius mayor begins dismantling of building made from Jewish headstones

Vilnius city authorities began dismantling a Soviet-era structure made from Jewish headstones last week, led by the city's mayor.

New Rokiškis award to honour Litvak war hero

The Rokiškis Regional Museum and the US-based non-profit organization Remembering Litvaks , have established a new research award, the volunteer Private...