Man arrested after shooting police officer in Riga

A 37-year-old man has been arrested in Riga after for firing a gas pistol on police officer on

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Baltics less welcoming to tourists, shows report

Latvia and Lithuania are among countries who are less welcoming to foreigners , research show.

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National Geographic names Riga top destination of 2014

Global nature magazine National Geographic has named Riga on its list of the 20 most recommend

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Estonia appoints new culture minister

Former news anchor Urve Tiidus has been appointed Estonias culture minister, Postimees Online

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Riga mayor calls for vote of no confidence, against himself

Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs  has called an extraordinary Riga City Council meeting today at 5

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Over 100 people questioned in supermarket collapse investigation

 More than 110 witnesses have been questioned as part of the Zolitude tragedy case, Latvi

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Estonia, U.S. sign cyber security deal

Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and US Secretary of State John Kerry have signed a major

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NATO leaders slam excessive force on Ukraine protesters

European foreign ministers attending key NATO talks have slammed 'excessive force' by

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Latvia prepares for heavy snow weekend

Heavy snowfall is forecast throughout Latvia this weekend, as snow cover in parts of Vidzeme P

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