25th anniversary of the magazine “Znad Wilii”

Romuald Mieczkowski and Czesław Okińczyc - founders of the magazine "Znad Wilii" Photo. Marian Paluszkiewicz

25th anniversary of the magazine “Znad Wilii”

On Friday, 12th of December, in Vilnius in Museum of Adam Mickiewicz was a kind, one might say, a family celebration: celebration of the 25th anniversary of the magazine “Znad Wilii”. For… Read more »

Journey around Vilnius streets: by Młynowa Wilenka river flows

The house on Młynowa Street where lived Konstanty Ildefons Gałczyński with his wife Natalia Fot. Justyna Giedrojć

Journey around Vilnius streets: by Młynowa Wilenka river flows

On Młynowa Street (Malūnų), there used to be mills by Wilenka but presently they survived only in the name of the street. In the 19th century, its name was changed… Read more »

PL DELFI established an amazing record – over 100 000 readers!

The statistics of PL DELFI 2014

PL DELFI established an amazing record – over 100 000 readers!

The top Polish web portal in Lithuania has been visited by over 100 000 users for the first time. In October and November, the number of unique users reached over 109 000… Read more »

Visiting Lithuania with a smartphone- now possible in Polish

Fot. wilnoteka.lt

Visiting Lithuania with a smartphone- now possible in Polish

Tourists visiting Lithuania can use the new virtual tour guide. Thanks to this mobile application the most important information about Vilnius, Trakai and Kernavė are now available on smartphones. The… Read more »

National minorities – still at risk of discrimination

© L24 (Fot. Marian Paluszkiewicz)

National minorities – still at risk of discrimination

According to recent information of Lithuanian Institute for Human Rights Monitoring, the citizens of Lithuania still do not believe in human rights protection mechanisms in their country. The Institute invokes… Read more »

Tomasz Snarski: Language Rights of Poles in Lithuania is a matter of fundamental rights

‘You cannot look at this issue in terms of the match: the Poles or the Lithuanians have won. No one wins or loses – we have or have not guaranteed… Read more »

The ranking of local authorities of 2014. The Vilnius region goes down, the Salcininkai region goes up.

© DELFI (A.Solomino nuotr.)

The ranking of local authorities of 2014. The Vilnius region goes down, the Salcininkai region goes up.

The municipality of Kłajpedy took first place in the ranking of municipalities. The regional authority of Kowieński region took first place among regional authorities. The Vilnius region local government fell… Read more »

Winners of Polish language Olympiad honored by President Grybauskaite

Winners of the Olympics XLIV Polish Language and Literature and their teachers during a meeting with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, photo. president.lt/R. Dačkus

Winners of Polish language Olympiad honored by President Grybauskaite

The Presidential Palace in Vilnius were invited students who in 2014 won international awards contests and competitions in question. By long-standing tradition, President Dalia Grybauskaite personally congratulated the students and… Read more »

Minister of Foreign Affairs: Respect for human rights – an integral part of the foreign policy of Lithuania

"The active involvement of Lithuania in the activities of international institutions dealing with human rights shows that the promotion of human rights is an integral part of Lithuania's foreign policy" - says the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania. Photo. urm.lt

Minister of Foreign Affairs: Respect for human rights – an integral part of the foreign policy of Lithuania

On 10th of December the world celebrates Human Rights Day. This year, the title of “Preacher of Human Rights” was given to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas… Read more »

Linkevičius became the Laureate of the Human Rights Monitoring Institute Award

Fot. BFL/Vygintas Skaraitis

Linkevičius became the Laureate of the Human Rights Monitoring Institute Award

This year’s “Human Rights Champion Award” of the Human Rights Monitoring Institute will be granted to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius, stated at a news conference the… Read more »

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