Linguists question the need to have the Act on the Spelling of Names

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Linguists question the need to have the Act on the Spelling of Names

The Act on the Spelling of Names is not needed as a separate legal act. It would be enough just to amend already existing acts. This is the position of… Read more »

Wacław Pacyno passed away

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Wacław Pacyno passed away

For many years he performed the function of chairperson of Home Army’s Veterans Club. He was Home Army’s soldier, he took part in Operation Ostra Brama, he was imprisoned in… Read more »

Jadwiga Piłsudska-Jaraczewska has passed away

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Jadwiga Piłsudska-Jaraczewska has passed away

In Warsaw, Jadwiga Piłsudska-Jaraczewska died at the age of 94. She was the younger daughter of the Marshall Józef Piłsudski. She was the pilot of gliders and during the 2nd… Read more »

We know the candidatures to the “Polish Man of the Year 2014” title

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We know the candidatures to the “Polish Man of the Year 2014” title

It is 17th time “Kurier Wileński” called “Polish Man of the Year” plebiscite. The jury (Kapituła Plebiscytu) consisting of the people who had already won the “Polish Man of the… Read more »

Vaišnienė: Problem with „w”, „q” and „x” still exists, but we won’t change anything  (21)

Daiva Vaišnienė © DELFI (K.Čachovskio nuotr.)

Vaišnienė: Problem with „w”, „q” and „x” still exists, but we won’t change anything (21)

The chairperson of the State Commission of the Lithuanian Language, Daiva Vaišnienė, declared that, due to the original name spelling where non-Lithuanian characters are used, Commission would not make any… Read more »

The opportunity for young Polish people in Lithuania

Warunki przyjęcia: posiadanie obywatelstwa litewskiego; studia wyższe potwierdzone dyplomem; bardzo dobra znajomość języka polskiego; wiek – maksymalnie 30 latSejm RP // Fot. Wikipedia (Kpalion)

The opportunity for young Polish people in Lithuania

The International Parliamentary Scholarship is one of a kind project that offers the possibility of active participation in political and parliamentary life of Poland to young people from Germany, Georgia,… Read more »

National minorities vs. “demonic” Commission of the Lithuanian Language

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National minorities vs. “demonic” Commission of the Lithuanian Language

There was the discussion about the National Minorities Act in Seimas yesterday. The Liberal Union of Lithuania was supposed to present its own variant of the Act but the discussion… Read more »

National language above all. The discussion over the spelling of names and surnames

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National language above all. The discussion over the spelling of names and surnames

The problem concerning spelling of Polish names, which stirs up strong feelings in Lithuania, is treated not only as a problem of Lithuania, but in the context of Polish-Lithuanian relations…. Read more »

The original spelling of names and surnames – ”To be or not to be…”

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The original spelling of names and surnames – ”To be or not to be…”

The aim of today’s sitting of the Committee on Education, Science and Culture and the Lithuanian Seimas was to examine a draft Law on the spelling of names and surnames… Read more »

Projects spreading the culture of national minorities will be financed

Wnioski można składać przez miesiąc: od 15 listopada 2014 roku do 15 grudnia 2014 roku © L24 (Fot. Marian Paluszkiewicz)

Projects spreading the culture of national minorities will be financed

Lithuanian Ministry of Culture announces the competition for financing projects connected with spreading the culture of national minorities The projects are supposed to concern: 1. Spreading the culture of national… Read more »

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