Lithuanian ambassador in UK gives more details about alleged hate crime attack in Northern IrelandFREE

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 16:45
Lurgan High Street
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More details are available about the attack against Lithuanian migrants in Northern Ireland – the local police have told Lithuanian diplomats that unidentified individuals fired at least three shots at the house in Lurgan in early hours of Monday.

Lithuanian migrants targeted in suspected hate crime in Northern IrelandFREE

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 09:01
A house in Northern Ireland occupied by Lithuanian migrants was subjected to a gun fire attack on Monday. Investigators suspect a hate crime.

Expatriate Lithuanians slow in registering to vote in general electionsFREE

Thursday, September 1, 2016 08:54
Lithuanian citizens living abroad are not very active in registering as voters for the October general elections, the Central Electoral Commission has said.

Brits interested in Lithuanian citizenship after BrexitFREE

Friday, August 26, 2016 10:11
Brits concerned that they will lose the free travel benefits after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union are looking into ways to procure passports of other EU countries. The Lithuanian Embassy in London, too, says it has received more enquiries about the Lithuanian citizenship.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Portland's Lithuanians have a new player to root forFREE

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 13:49
Members of the Lithuanian community in Portland will once again be able to regularly observe as one of their countrymen participates in the American sports scene.

Iceland's handball player applies for Lithuanian citizenshipFREE

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:46
Ramunė Pekarskytė
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Ramunė Pekarskytė, a Lithuanian-born handball player who is a citizen of Iceland, has asked Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė to grant her the Lithuanian citizenship for her special merits for Lithuania.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Descendants of Lithuanian nobility run big coffee business in El SalvadorFREE

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 09:36
The Pacas family was one of the most influential noble houses in 17-century Lithuania. Its descendants now run a coffee business in El Salvador.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Hollywood actor Rūta Lee explores her family history in LithuaniaFREE

Friday, July 29, 2016 16:00
Hollywood actor Rūta Lee's last visit to Lithuania, the land of her fathers, has been nothing if not eventful.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

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.