Protesting at the presidential palace, Lithuania’s ethnic Poles are outraged at a new language law they say will leave them bottom of the class.
The mayor of the Lithuanian capital, Vilnius, has fired a tough warning shot to drivers who park their cars on cycle paths. Rather than issue a
Lithuania has demanded answers from Austria after Vienna police freed a wanted former KGB general just 24 hours after his arrest.
Lithuania’s parliament has passed a controversial education law that has caused tension with neighbouring Poland, forcing ethnic minority schools to
A passenger ferry was continuing to burn in the Baltic Sea on Saturday after an explosion on board.
More than 200 passengers and crew were rescued
The first freely elected president of independent Lithuania, Algirdas Brazauskas, has died at the age of 77.
He had been undergoing treatment for
Gay parade in Lithuania against homophobia
Between 3,000 and 5,000 people demonstrated in the Lithuanian town of Visaginas to protest at a four-fold rise in electricity prices following the
Scientists believe global warming is putting birds in Lithuania into a quandry. They say the unusual weather conditions caused by climate change are
Lithuania is to shut down its ageing Soviet-era nuclear power plant despite concerns the country does not have enough replacement capacity to
Lithuania is making final preparations to close down one of the world’s largest nuclear reactors, but debate rages about whether it is necessary
The CIA had two secret prisons in Lithuania that could have been used to hold al-Qaeda suspects, according to a top parliamentary commission in
The Belarussian President has made his second trip to an EU country since the warming of relations with the West. Alexander Lukashenko is in
Lithuania’s new president has made reinvigorating trade with the rest of the EU a top priority.
Dalia Grybauskaite, the EU’s current budget
Lithuania has a new president and for the first time it is a woman: Dalia Grybauskaite.
The 53-year-old tough talking former finance minister ran
The European Union’s budget commissioner Dalia Grybauskaite is the clear favourite to win Lithuania’s presidential election. At a time of deep
Lithuanians are voting in a general election with the opinion polls predicting victory for EU budget commissioner Dalia Grybauskaite. The former
Lithuania’s presidential palace looks set to get its first female resident. Former European Budget Commissioner Dalia Grybauskaite goes into today’s
Lithuania is on course to get its first ever female president if the predictions for Sunday’s election are right. The centre-right ex-European
One of the most important projects taking place in Vilnius – one of Europe’s Culture Capitals this year – is the opening of the National Gallery of
Lithuania’s Ignalina nuclear power plant has less than one year left to live. The government has not managed to negotiate a postponement of full
Andrius Kubilius was recently elected Lithuania’s prime minister but he has had little or no time to enjoy a honeymoon period. Lithunia must start
The centre-right conservative opposition in Lithuania has come first in a parliamentary election but faces a tough challenge to form a coaltion