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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 09:56
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.
Monday, July 4, 2016 18:05
Lithuania have taken bronze at the U17 basketball world championships.
Monday, July 4, 2016 17:47
Sokiu Svente 2016
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.
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.
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.
Monday, June 27, 2016 10:47
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.
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.
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.
Saturday, June 11, 2016 16:33
Meet Leslie Ann Liautaud - Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Wisconsin (USA).
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 12:56
Lithuanian expatriate Birutė Scobee shares the inspiring story of her struggle to make it in the United States.
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.