Silver-haired twenty-year-olds. Twenty years of the Polish University of the Third Age in Vilnius.

The 20th anniversary jubilee of the Polish University of the Third Age in Vilnius, fot. wilnoteka.lt

Silver-haired twenty-year-olds. Twenty years of the Polish University of the Third Age in Vilnius.

The Polish University of the Third Age in Vilnius celebrates the 20th jubilee of its existence. “We were the first in Lithuania” – proudly pointed out doc. Dr Ryszard Kuźmo…. Read more »

Priest Tadeusz Krahel: I have devoted my whole scientific career to the Vilnius Diocese

Vilnius was the capital of the largest, in terms of area, diocese of Poland before partitions, and from 1925 the largest archdiocese of the second Republic. Priest Tadeusz Krahel, Polish… Read more »

Eišiškės reprimanded again by a representative of the Lithuanian government

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Eišiškės reprimanded again by a representative of the Lithuanian government

Audrius Skaistys, a representative of the Lithuanian government in the Vilnius region, again asked a court to investigate a case of bilingual street names in the Šalčininkai (in Polish: Soleczniki)… Read more »

Lithuanian authorities started discussions about human rights at the UN

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Lithuanian authorities started discussions about human rights at the UN

On the 23rd of January, Lithuanian authorities started the discussions of the members of the United Nations Security Council and the representatives of UN about the role of human rights… Read more »

The Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania has objections to the actions of the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Lithuania

Rita Tamašunienė and Waldemar Tomaszewski, fot. wilnoteka.lt/W. Maciejkianiec

The Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania has objections to the actions of the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Lithuania

The recommendations of OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) concerning voting rights of minorities are not executed in Lithuania. The Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Lithuania… Read more »

Rita Tamašunienė: Minority groups are not treated leniently in Lithuania

Rita Tamašunienė © DELFI (T.Vinicko nuotr.)

Rita Tamašunienė: Minority groups are not treated leniently in Lithuania

The members of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania stated that the recommendations of OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) concerning the possibility of using information not… Read more »

More than half of the citizens of Lithuania for dual citizenship

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More than half of the citizens of Lithuania for dual citizenship

More than half of the population of Lithuania is in favor of the validation of dual citizenship. According to the latest public opinion polls conducted by the Institute for Public… Read more »

“Magazyn Wileński” – 25 years of the existence of the chronicle of the Vilnius region

The cover of the jubilee issue of "Magazyn Wileński" Fot. wilnoteka.lt/B. Frątczak

“Magazyn Wileński” – 25 years of the existence of the chronicle of the Vilnius region

The newest jubilee issue of “Magazyn Wileński” is already available in the Polish kiosks and bookstores in Vilnius. The first issue of the newspaper was published 25 years ago, in… Read more »

Ban on the usage of “Tomaszewski” surname

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Ban on the usage of “Tomaszewski” surname

Akcja Wyborcza Polaków na Litwie (Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania) complains about the obstacles preceding the local government elections. One of the obstacles concerns the ban on the usage… Read more »

Minorities will decide who wins the election in Vilnius

Vilnius City Municipality building, photo. Wilnoteka.lt

Minorities will decide who wins the election in Vilnius

January 20th is the last day, when the candidates for mayors and councilors must provide the list with signatures in support of their constituents to the Central Election Commission. About… Read more »

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