Lithuania, Germany to sign agreement on 1918 independence act at a later date 1 d.

The signing of an agreement on a temporary depositing of the original copy of Lithuania's 1918 Act of Independence in Vilnius has been put off to a later date due to changes in German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel's schedule.

September 20 d\., 2017

19 people apply for rector's job at Vilnius-based European Humanities University 2 d.

Nineteen people applied for the rector's job at the Vilnius-based European Humanities University (EHU) by Wednesday's deadline, EHU said.

Lithuania launching campaign Pledge for Lithuania 2 d.

The campaign Pledge for Lithuania has been launched in Lithuania on Wednesday, with a possibility for anyone to write his pledge in a dedicated book.

September 19 d\., 2017

Lithuania to exhibit Feb. 16 1918 Independence Act from Germany in Signatory House 3 d.

Lithuania's February 16 1918 Independence Act to be handed over by Germany will be exhibited in the Signatory House starting next year, the President's Office said on Tuesday.

Court rejects Kevisas' suit over his dismissal as national opera theater director 3 d.

A Vilnius court on Tuesday turned down a suit filed by Gintautas Kevisas, a former long-standing director general of the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theater (LNOBT), over his dismissal from the job.

September 18 d\., 2017

Lithuania to again read names in memory of Holocaust victims 4 d.

Lithuania will commemorate the Jewish Genocide Memorial Day this year by reading the names of the Holocaust victims out loud, with the reading to kick off in Merkine this past Sunday and continue in Vilnius and Kaunas next week.

September 15 d\., 2017

Paris museum to tell world about most prominent Lithuanian symbolists 7 d.

Musee d'Orsay, one of the most famous museums worldwide, should next year present symbolism of the Baltic states, and the museum's director Laurence Des Cars hopes to introduce visitors to Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis and other Lithuanian symbolists.