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Lithuanians invited to celebrate Easter by uniting in prayer via radio, TV, Internet

  • 2020-03-27
  • BNS/TBT Staff

VILNIUS - Lithuanian Catholic bishops have invited the faithful to celebrate the Easter season by joining in prayers to be broadcast over the Internet, radio and television.  "These changes – the absence of public Masses and liturgies –...

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Additional funding must also be allocated to Riga Zoo and animal shelters during state of emergency period - Latvian Green Party

RIGA - Additional funding must be allocated to the Riga Zoo, as well as animal shelters, during the state of emergency period, as the animals in the care of these facilities must still be fed and taken care of, the chairman of the Latvian Green Party Edgars Tavars said. "T...

Tallinn calls off Old Town Days due in June

TALLINN – The 39th Tallinn Old Town Days, scheduled to be held at the beginning of June, will not take place due to the spread of coronavirus, officials announced on Monday. "It's a great pity to have to announce to those waiting for our summer event with the lon...

Additional funding must also be allocated to Riga Zoo and animal shelters during state of emergency period - Latvian Green Party

RIGA - Additional funding must be allocated to the Riga Zoo, as well as animal shelters, during t...

Tallinn calls off Old Town Days due in June

TALLINN – The 39th Tallinn Old Town Days, scheduled to be held at the beginning of June, wi...

Estonian National Museum collecting stories of coronavirus' impact on people's lives

TALLINN – The Estonian National Museum (ERM) is collecting stories and photos on how the ou...

25th Vilnius IFF Goes Digital

Vilnius IFF is adapting to the latest measures enacted by the Lithuanian governmen...

Estonian public broadcaster to launch additional noontime news program

TALLINN – The ETV national television channel of Estonian public broadcaster ERR is to broa...

Neatkariga Rita Avize newspaper to only be issued in digital format from May

RIGA - Mediju Nams, the publisher of newspaper Neatkariga Rita Avize (NRA), has decided that the ...

All sports, entertainment and other recreational facilities must be closed by 11:00 p.m. during state of emergency period

RIGA - During this evening's Crisis Management Council meeting, it was also decided that all ...

Composer Krists Saržants will present his debut album “Then And Now” with a chamber orchestra at the Ziedonis Hall of the National Library of Latvia

On March 25 at 19:00 at the Ziedonis Hall of the National Library of Latvia the Latvian pianist a...

Male giraffe dies at Riga Zoo

RIGA - Usmi, a 14 years old male giraffe, has died at Riga Zoo, the zoo's board chairman Rola...

Opening of International Latgale Graphic Art Symposium Exhibition

At 4 p.m. on Friday 13 March at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, after a fortnight of intensive...

Saeima committee approves reducing share of Russian programs in TV channels available in Latvia

RIGA - Saeima Human Rights and Public Affairs Committee today supported a proposal to amend the E...

Riga Photography Biennial 2020 announces participants

International contemporary art event Riga Photography Biennial 2020 that will take place from the...

Kabuki 歌舞伎 / The 19th Century Japanese Ukiyo-e

From 29 February to 19 April 2020, the exhibition Kabuki 歌舞伎. The 19th Century Japanese Ukiyo-...

U.S. pop-rock group OneRepublic to perform at Arena Riga in November

RIGA - The U.S. pop-rock band OneRepubloic will perform a concert at Arena Riga on November 14, t...

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