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Prosecutor charges Paksas of agreeing to take bribe for his party

The public prosecutor in the influence peddling trial of Rolandas Paksas and Gedvydas Vainauskas , CEO of the media group Lietuvos Rytas , says that the...

I will stand for president election in any case, Paksas says - media

Rolandas Paksas , the former leader of Lithuania's Order and Justice party and now a MEP, say he plans to stand as a candidate in the upcoming...

MEP Paksas' influence peddling case goes to court

The Lithuanian Prosecutor General's Office said on Tuesday that prosecutors have completed their pre-trial investigation into a case in which Rolandas...

MEP and poker star Tony G buys BC Lietuvos rytas to save its dignity after racist scandal

European Parliament member, former world famous poker star and philanthropist Antanas Guoga , mostly known by the nickname Tony G, bought the major share of...

Lithuanian Basketball Federation suspends Vilnius club after FIBA declares war on Euroleague

The recent threats from the International Basketball Federation ( FIBA ) to ban 14 nations, including Lithuania, from Eurobasket 2017 have prompted a...