Lithuanian government plan to stop emigration 'will not work'FREE

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 12:37
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker has said a government-proposed plan to curb emigration will fail to stop Lithuanian citizens leaving the country for a number of reasons.

Boris Johnson's family ties with LithuaniaFREE

Monday, July 25, 2016 08:39
Britain's new Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has ancestral ties with Lithuania. The controversial politician's great grandfather was a Litvak born in Žemaičių Kalvarija, the famous American palaeographer Elias Avery Lowe (Loew).To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Emigration from Lithuania continues to riseFREE

Friday, July 22, 2016 12:12
New data released by Statistics Lithuania show that even more people emigrated from the country over the first half of this year than in January-June 2015. Demographers say the figures are alarming, but may be inflated due to Brexit.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanians to participate in International Four Days Marches Nijmegen, the NetherlandsFREE

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 13:46
This year will be the 100th edition of the International‬ ‪‎Four‬ ‪‎Days ‎Marches‬ in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Considered the biggest walking event in the world, this world-famous march has attracted a small Lithuanian group of tough marching enthusiasts.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Litvak painter's works 'good introduction to teaching about Holocaust' in US schoolsFREE

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 09:05
The works of Vilnius-born Jewish painter David Labkovski that were recently presented in Los Angeles could serve as a good introduction to teaching about the Holocaust in US schools, researchers say.

Lithuanian woman attacked in UK due to her origin in wake of Brexit voteFREE

Thursday, July 14, 2016 15:14
Laura Gudauskienė, a female of Lithuanian origin residing in Great Britain, was attacked last week in a small town in Eastern England by a local resident because of her origin.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

President to meet with world Lithuanian community leadersFREE

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 09:05
President Dalia Grybauskaitė and the board members of the Lithuanian World Community (LWC) will discuss questions regarding the preservation of Lithuanian identity and the fight against propaganda.

Lithuania's youth from around the world gather for global congressFREE

Friday, July 8, 2016 09:26
The third Meeting of World Lithuanian Youth has begun today in Prienai, a town in southern Lithuania.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania's Mindaugas Kuzminskas to join the NY KnicksFREE

Thursday, July 7, 2016 11:20
On the celebration of the coronation of King Mindaugas on Wednesday, well-known Lithuanian basketballer Mindaugas Kuzminskas left for New York to sign a contract with the NBA's New York Knicks.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania aims for world record with coat of arms that can be seen from spaceFREE

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 09:56
Lithuania's coat of arms
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Lithuanians will try to achieve a world record tomorrow by drawing a gigantic Lithuanian coat of arms that should be visible from space.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania lays up bronze at U17 Basketball World ChampionshipsFREE

Monday, July 4, 2016 18:05
Lithuania have taken bronze at the U17 basketball world championships.

1,800 dancers raise roof at Lithuanian North American Folk Dance FestivalFREE

Monday, July 4, 2016 17:47
Abruselis. A dance about washing, drying and folding linen towels
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Nearly 1,800 dancers hit the floor to celebrate the 15th North American Lithuanian Folk Dance Festival in Baltimore’s Royal Farms Arena this weekend.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania basketballers hit Palanga to kick off preparations for Rio GamesFREE

Monday, June 27, 2016 16:38
Lithuania’s national basketball team, ranked number three in the world, launched their preparations for the 2016 Olympics at Lithuania’s most popular seaside resort Palanga.

350 year-old Torah scroll returns to Vilnius (1)FREE

Monday, June 27, 2016 12:23
A 350 year-old Torah scroll that was used in Jewish religious services in the Vilnius ghetto during World War II is returning to the Lithuanian capital.

Outdoing Dad: Sabonis headed to Oklahoma City after going 11th in NBA draftFREE

Monday, June 27, 2016 10:47
Domantas Sabonis
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Domantas Sabonis is headed to the Oklahoma City Thunder after being taken as the 11th pick by the Orlando Magic before being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder, home of NBA star Kevin Durant.

Seimas drafts amendments on restoring Lithuanian citizenship to LitvaksFREE

Friday, June 17, 2016 15:25
Lithuanian MPs have submitted a bill on reinstating citizenship for Jews who left Lithuania between the two world wars and their descendants.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

UK judge rules in favour of Lithuanian men who say they were modern slaves at chicken farm businessFREE

Monday, June 13, 2016 15:46
A court in the UK has ruled in the favour of six Lithuanian men who claimed they were being held in a form of 'modern slavery' by a Maidstone-based chicken-catching business called DJ Houghton Catching Services Limited.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

‘Lithuania is a huge part of our family’s life in Wisconsin’ – Hon ConsulFREE

Saturday, June 11, 2016 16:33
Meet Leslie Ann Liautaud - Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Wisconsin (USA).

I only brought $300 for my 'new life' – A Lithuanian emigrant’s storyFREE

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:56
Lithuanian expatriate Birutė Scobee shares the inspiring story of her struggle to make it in the United States.

New stamp pays tribute to Fluxus founder, Lithuanian George MačiūnasFREE

Friday, June 3, 2016 08:51
Avant-garde artist George Mačiūnas, founder of Fluxus, is getting a stamp released by the Lithuanian Post, the first in a series dedicated to world-famous people of Lithuanian descent.