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Philology is cool

It would be very disappointing if no one would study polish or russian philology at Vilnius University, says dean of philology faculty and head of Department of Lithuanian Studies Prof…. Read more »

Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz became the patron of the Kresy Meeting House

The Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz Kresy Meeting House will be set up in Straszowice in the Polish Lower Silesia province. It will be the first place in Poland, where the people… Read more »

Šalčininkai visited by Japanese Ambassador

Ambassador of Japan in Lithuania Toyoei Shigeeda and Second Secretary Hiroya Inoue visited Šalčininkai on Monday 29th of May. The meeting took place in Šalčininkai District with its’ authorities, –… Read more »

The Celebration of the 82th anniversary of Marshal Piłsudski’s death in Butrimonys

On the 82nd anniversary of the death of Marshal Józef Pilsudski, the Poles from Vilnius, the representatives of the Embassy of Poland in Lithuania and guests paid tribute to the… Read more »

School IDs – take care of it before vacations

On the initiative of president of Poland, Andrzej Duda, Polish Sejm adopted changes in law, in December 2016, allowing national minority students and polish schools living outside of Poland as… Read more »

Surname spelling law: First steps have been taken

Seimas in first reading approved draft law on spelling surnames in the original version on the first page of the identity document, filed by social democrat Gediminas Kirkilas. It has… Read more »

The March of the Living for the tenth time

The March of the Living will be held in Ponara on April 22, at 4 pm. For the tenth time, the marchers will walk from the Ponary station to the… Read more »

Foreign ministers of Lithuania and Poland discussed the issues of geopolitical situation and national minorities

“Regional security and geopolitical issues faced by Poland and Lithuania should not be an excuse to leave our bilateral problems unresolved, especially issues related to the status of Poles living… Read more »

L. Linkevičius: there is no alternative to close cooperation between Lithuania and Poland

There is no alternative to close cooperation between Lithuania and Poland, said Linas Linkevičius, the Lithuanian Foreign Minister after the meeting on Friday, 13 January in Trakai, with Krzysztof Szczerski,… Read more »

Young Poles in the group of the best in Lithuania!

On the 5th of January, during the cold yet sunny afternoon in the Palace of the Grand Dukes in Vilnius, in the presence of the Prime Minister of Lithuania Saulius… Read more »

Conservatives propose establishing a special fund for the Vilnius region

Conservatives do not stop trying to appoint the Development Fund of South-Eastern Lithuania, independent of local authorities. The parliament of Lithuania has repeatedly rejected drafts of the issue raised by… Read more »

Rajmund Rotkiewicz in the Guinness World Records book!

Rajmund Rotkiewicz, an IT specialist and a graduate of Szymon Konarski High School, has finally made it into the Guinness World Records book thanks to his hanging orchard. The title… Read more »

Former minister of Culture of Rzeczpospolita is now an honour citizen of Palanga

Prof. Małgorzata Omilanowska PhD- art historian, former minister of culture and national heritage of Rzeczpospolita- became an honour citizen of Palanga. The local government council of this Baltic resort appreciated… Read more »

The Parliament of Lithuania pleads for the rebuilding of relationship with Poland

On the 20th December the Parliament of Lithuania accepted resolution concerning the strengthening of parliamentary diplomacy- they plead in this document for the rebuilding of relationship with Poland. Initiated by… Read more »

The Prime Minister advocates a double citizenship

According to the opinion of Saulius Skvernelis citizens cannot be divided into reliable ones and not so reliable ones, and that is why he claims that political parties have to… Read more »

J. I. Kraszewski Junior High School- in the international school cooperation project.

J. I. Kraszewski Junior High School in Vilnius along with schools from Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Poland, and Greece takes part in the “Erasmus+” project called “Geocaching In and Out… Read more »

Head of the Lithuanian Parliament met Polish Ambassador

The new chairman of the Lithuanian Parliament is positive about issues in which the Polish minority in Lithuania is interested – said Jarosław Czubiński, Polish Ambassador in Lithuania, after the… Read more »

Retrospective of Andrzej Wajda in Vilnius and Kaunas

From 7th till 11th of December 2016 in Vilnius (Skalvija cinema) and in Kaunas (Romuva cinema) will be taking place the retrospective of Andrzej Wajda. On the 9th of October… Read more »

Linkevičius and Waszczykowski In Brussels about Polish- Lithuanian relations

“After the parliamentary elections Lithuania and Poland can look at their bilateral relationships”- thinks Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius.The leader of Lithuanian diplomacy was talking about that… Read more »

Ranking of the best schools by “Reitingai”: Polish schools among the best ones

What subjects are taught the best in secondary schools in Lithuania? As it turns out, the Russian language and computer science. However, when it comes to mathematics, the situation is… Read more »

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