Ana or Anna? The Ministry of Justice initiates discussion

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Ana or Anna? The Ministry of Justice initiates discussion

The Ministry of Justice of Lithuania has initiated a discussion on the spelling of non-Lithuanian names in documents. There has been a lot of talk about this lately, among others,… Read more »

Problems of the Vilnius branch of the University of Bialystok

Inauguration of the academic year at the Faculty of Economics and Computer Science in Vilnius, a branch of the University of Bialystok, 1st October 2019. | Phot. Kurier Wileński

Problems of the Vilnius branch of the University of Bialystok

The Faculty of Economics and Computer Science in Vilnius, a branch of the University of Bialystok [UwB], did not gather a group of students for the first year of master’s… Read more »

Fines for ‘Zero Live Show’ creators lower than expected

Emilis Vėlyvis and Mindaugas Papinigis | BNS

Fines for ‘Zero Live Show’ creators lower than expected

On Tuesday, the Šalčininkai Chamber of the District Court of Vilnius Region fined actors and the director promoting ‘Zero Live Show’ at the Turgeliai St Church, but released them from further… Read more »

The government will deal with the issues of national minorities

Phot. BNS/Žygimantas Gedvila

The government will deal with the issues of national minorities

Representatives of the Lithuanian cabinet office and ministries have decided on Monday that a new structure will be established to deal with national minorities – as there are many issues… Read more »

Apolonia Skakowska nominated for the Government Culture and Art Award

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Apolonia Skakowska nominated for the Government Culture and Art Award

The Ministry of Culture has announced a list of 40 people nominated for the Government Culture and Art Award. Among the candidates in the discipline of music, theatre, art, literature… Read more »

Professor Wołkonowski: The UwB branch in Vilnius is going through tough times

Jarosław Wołkonowski | Phot. Joanna Bożerodska

Professor Wołkonowski: The UwB branch in Vilnius is going through tough times

The university, which is supposed to educate the future elites of the Polish community in Lithuania and constitutes the finish line of the slogan ‘learning in the mother tongue from… Read more »

Day in a nutshell: Remembrance Day for the Victims of the Jewish Genocide

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Day in a nutshell: Remembrance Day for the Victims of the Jewish Genocide

Monday will be sunny in Vilnius and the surrounding area, although thermometers will show a maximum of 12 degrees above zero. There is no forecast of rain. In Vilnius, on… Read more »

Vilnius Region 2040: Where we would like to be in 20 years

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Vilnius Region 2040: Where we would like to be in 20 years

What will the Vilnius region be like in 20 years? Will Polishness survive and develop? Will the Polish community be an educated and wealthy part of the Lithuanian society, or… Read more »

We create a positive image of the Lithuanian Poles

The star of Saturday evening was Piotr Rubik, who performed together with choristers of Polish bands from the Vilnius region.

We create a positive image of the Lithuanian Poles

“Vilnius connects us” was the slogan of this year’s Second World Congress of Vilnius Poles [Polish: Wilniuk, TN], which took place from 6th to 8th September in Vilnius. The event… Read more »

Warzecha: The problem with maintaining Polishness in Lithuania lies somewhere deeper

“There are many social processes that cannot be steered by law, they cannot be shaped from above. When it comes to the development of the Polish culture and language in… Read more »

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