List/Grid Monthly Archives: December 2012

Šalna: Mickiewicz was most of all a Polish poet

Rimantas Šalna, the director of the Adam Mickiewicz Museum in Vilnius said to PL DELFI: “When I lived in Lipówka all my friends were Polish and we talked in a… Read more »

Saszenko: In 2013 I want to record an album and get married

I always spend Christmas with my family, Ewelina Saszenko, a well-known Polish singer from Lithuania, told PL DELFI.On New Year’s Day I will perform two concerts at the Vilnius Town… Read more »

Stone commemorating Katyn displayed near grammar school

Christmas in 1939 was sad for all the Poles. Hołuba family was no exception. In December, the family received a letter from the father and husband, Bronisław Hołuba, major of… Read more »

In defence of fundamental rights

In March 2011 I submitted a petition concerning the language rights of Poles living in Lithuania to the European Parliament. The document addresses the problematic issue that Lithuania does not… Read more »

TVP Polonia faces collapse!

Just before Christmas TVP Polonia received a surprising “gift”:A decision to drastically decrease financial support of the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.Last week the cooperation agreement between the Ministry and… Read more »

Historic heritage of Vilnius

Today, on December, 8th many citizens of Vilnius—who tune in to their favourite radio programmes from the very morning—are probably well aware of the fact that 85 years ago, on… Read more »

The first significant success

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012, after the first reading, the Seimas accepted the project of the governmental policy which included the fundamental proposals of the Electoral Action of Poles in… Read more »

Lithuania / Foreign Minister for the original spelling of Polish names in the documents

Lithuania should allow the original spelling of Polish names in Lithuanian documents, said Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Linas Lineviczius in an interview with the weekly ’15min’ released on Friday. ‘We should… Read more »

Linkevičius: in the last names case, we have to do what we promised Poland

The new Minister of the Foreign Affairs in Lithuania, Linas Linkevičius, said that Lithuania is to do what it promised Poland, in the case of the original spelling of last… Read more »

Jan Bułhak’s Footsteps Through Vilnius and Masuria

For two years photography lovers from the Third Age Academy in Olsztyn have followed artistic footsteps of Jan Bułhak, preparing the exhibition “Jan Bułhak’s Footsteps Through Vilnius and Masuria”. Several… Read more »

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