Support for AWPL increased by 1/4

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Support for AWPL increased by 1/4

The support for the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Christian Families Alliance (AWPL-ZChR) increases steadily as indicated by the recent poll carried out by the “Baltijos tyrimai” company… Read more »

“Macierz Szkolna” indignant at disrespect for Polish language

Chairman of the Association of Polish Schools Teachers “Macierz Szkolna” in Lithuania Józef Kwiatkowski. © Marian Paluszkiewicz

“Macierz Szkolna” indignant at disrespect for Polish language

The Association of Polish Schools Teachers “Macierz Szkolna” in Lithuania is indignant at culpable errors made in a Polish text included in standardised tests for eight-grade students. It addressed a… Read more »

Maria Koc: Relations with Lithuania depend on Lithuania’s goodwill

Maria Koc/ Fot. Joanna Bożerodska

Maria Koc: Relations with Lithuania depend on Lithuania’s goodwill

 “If we do not see the will of solving these problems, it’s hard to speak of making the cooperation stronger,” Deputy Marshal of the Polish Senate Maria Koc said at… Read more »

Grand celebration of Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day in Vilnius

After the three-year break, the march on the occasion of the Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day came back onto Vilnian streets Fot. Marian Paluszkiewicz

Grand celebration of Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day in Vilnius

After a three-year break, the Association of Poles in Lithuania once again organised a celebratory march along Vilnian streets on the occasion of the Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day,… Read more »

45 years of “Wilenka”!

Fot. Joanna Bożerodska

45 years of “Wilenka”!

The oldest from all of the children-and-youth folk ensembles in Lithuania “Wilenka” is celebrating its 45th anniversary. However, solemnity and the prospect of settling down do not pose a threat… Read more »

Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day. Polish march in Vilnius

© L24 (fot. Marian Paluszkiewicz)

Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day. Polish march in Vilnius

Thousands of Poles living in Lithuania and guests from the Macierz assembled today in the heart of Vilnius to celebrate the Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad Day with a ceremonial… Read more »

Government has rejected original name spelling on the 2nd page of passport

What is written on the first page of the passport has legal force, whereas a note on any of the following pages is of no validity. Fot. Marian Paluszkiewicz

Government has rejected original name spelling on the 2nd page of passport

On Wednesday, 27th April, the government did not approve the bill which was to allow the original spelling of non-Lithuanian first and last names on the second page of the… Read more »

Next ranking of press freedom: Lithuania higher than Poland

Fot. BFL/Vygintas Skaraitis

Next ranking of press freedom: Lithuania higher than Poland

According to the level of press freedom, Lithuania is ahead of Russia, Belarus, Latvia, and Poland; however, it falls behind Estonia – the non-governmental organisation Freedom House reported on Wednesday…. Read more »

Konarski School still without a headmaster

Fot. Joanna Bożerodska

Konarski School still without a headmaster

In October last year a long-standing headmaster of the Szymon Konarski Secondary School handed in her resignation. However, a competition for the position has not been announced so far, and… Read more »

“Engineer of the Year 2015” competition concluded

Zygmunt Klonowski was awarded the prize for “The Best Engineering Idea.” Fot. Justyna Giedrojć

“Engineer of the Year 2015” competition concluded

The Association of Polish Engineers and Technicians in Lithuania (STIP) organised the “Engineer of the Year” competition for the eighth time. Its conclusion took place on 22nd April in the… Read more »

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