The scandal around the history of the poem Agnes Crepaldi, which was proposed to the analysis of the pupils of the senior classes of one of the Latvian schools, stretching is not the first week. The portal Delfi oversees cultural-linguistic disputes and publishes a review of the debate, which involved representatives of the Latvian intelligentsia and some Russian speakers.Click here for more
B the German city of Dresden thousands of people attended a rally of opponents of Islamic immigration under the auspices of the public movement Pegida.Select
Riga city Council has expanded the range of persons who will receive a discount on real estate tax in Riga. Primarily it concerns the elderly residents of Latvia who have Russian citizenship.Select
Last week were arrested four hooligans who attacked the staff of the Riga municipal police and their car, allegedly due to the fact that the representatives of law and order prevented them from drinking alcohol. The incident was captured on video.Select
President Vladimir Putin assured that "Russia does not aspire to leadership in Syria, and wants to contribute to the fight against terrorism". "In Syria there can be only one leader of the Syrian people," he said during the investment forum "Russia calling!", conducted by the company "VTB Capital".Select
Two parents of Beatrice, which needed repeated heart surgery, and in three days managed to collect 21 thousand with the help of residents of Latvia are members of the religious organization "Jehovah's Witnesses" and allow only "bloodless surgery". This portal Calis confirmed the girl's mother, Adeline. However, this was not the only factor on which the choice was made where it was going to do the surgery. At the same time doctors pediatric cardiac surgery believe that to do such operations without blood — too much of a risk.Select
Known in the recent past footballer French national team Djibril Cisse arrested on suspicion of blackmailing his compatriot Mathieu Valbuena, according to Le Figaro.Select
As the saying goes, better safe than sorry. How this saying fits your character and way of life? Who you really are - a wise ant frivolous or an elephant?Select
The Minister of message Anrijs Matisse instructed road services to provide in the winter preventive treatment not only of main roads, but all roads in the lower class that lead to schools and hospitals.Select
In his 11th match for Chekhov's "the Star" in the KHL championship the scoring was opened by the first captain of Riga "Dynamo" (2008) Alexey Shirokov.
Monday, October 12, employees of the police station "Brasa" Riga regional management received a call on street Kr. Valdemara, where he was robbed car.
The security Council of the Netherlands to investigate the causes and consequences of accidents and catastrophes presented the final report on the crash in 2014 in the skies over Eastern Ukraine of the aircraft Malaysia Airlines MH17, killing all aboard airliner 298 people.
In recent years 60% reduction in the number of young people aged 15 to 29 years who have left Latvia in search of work, said the Minister of welfare Uldis augulis.
In the winter of 2010-2011 due to particularly harsh weather conditions we experienced a huge number of power outages is in fact an emergency situation, especially in the North-East of the country. About what he has learned in his experience AS "Sadales tīkls" and as the company prepared for the autumn-winter season, says member of the management Board, technical Director AS "Sadales tīkls" Raymond Scrubs.
In the building of the Russian Embassy in the suburbs of Damascus hit by two mortar shells, according to AFP. According to first Secretary of the Embassy Eldar Kurbanov, no one was hurt.
The former head of the company Latvijas Dzelzceļš (LDz) to Ugis Ugis Magonis, the who on Monday, 12 October, was released from prison on bail in the amount of 400 000 euros, it is forbidden to leave the country and to meet with specific people, said his lawyer Janis Rozenbergs. However, the names of the people with whom the suspect of bribery to Ugis Magonis, forbidden to speak, were not named.