In elections to self-government this year, the biggest "competition" for one seat not in Riga. Most applications filed in other Republican cities — Daugavpils, Jurmala and Jekabpils. And the least intense competition will unfold in Ventspils and Valmiera.Click here for more
This year the day of the Legionnaire is March 16 — it has been almost no protests and scandals: detained just a few malcontents, and "Latvian anti-Nazi Committee" you walk they also claimed the rally. But protests are now planned for the celebration of the opposite camp: may 9, society Nacionālo karavīru atbalstam is going to organize a picket of fifty people at the National library.Select
The head of the State Inspectorate of health (GHI) Aya Message and her Deputy, head of Department for supervision of health Iveta Size received the order of the Ministry of health, which stated that on may 2 they will change positions.Select
Thursday, April 27, head coach of Latvia Bob Hartley has named the 28 players who will prepare for the last two friendlies with Germany and announced a challenge for the 2017 world Championships, delivered to the national team Federation.Select
Matches in Perm and Makhachkala ended on Thursday, the 25th round of the championship of Russia on football. More conversation sparked a match between "Anzhi" and "Tom", where six goals were scored, half of them from the penalty spot and all the gates of the guests.Select
In Aizpute during the execution of construction works in the ground discovered a car with human remains. As it turned out, when he was a local businessman Aigars Zikmanis missing in 2000, according to the transfer of "Degpunktā" at LNT broadcast.Select
Scientists from the jet propulsion Laboratory in the US have developed a new material that resembles chainmail. It can be used to protect astronauts and spacecraft from cosmic radiation. About it reports the edition Gizmodo.Select
The Russian team was defeated in an exhibition match to the Czech stage of the hockey Eurotour, losing in the Stockholm team Sweden in overtime.Select
The Russian writer Mikhail Veller scandal in a live radio station "Echo of Moscow", pouring water on leading of the program "Special opinion" Olga Bychkova and throwing her mug. Video of the incident was published in Twitter-account @Russia_calls.Select
In Chiang Mai, in Northern Thailand during the traditional ceremony died a psychic. It is reported Lenta.ru with reference to the edition of the Daily Mirror.
July 28 on the stage "arena Riga" will be one of the leading guitarists in modern jazz, three-time Grammy winner - the American John Scofield. This year Schofield has received two Grammy awards - for album of jazz versions of country classics and one for best jazz solo.
Immediately after the match 4-th round of the Libertadores Cup between the clubs Uruguayan "Penarol" and Brazilian "Palmarosa" (2:3) on the field in Montevideo there was a mass brawl, which continued then in the room under the stands.
All 27 member countries of the EU in the negotiations about the "Brexit" the United Kingdom needs to show unity, said during a meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU in Luxembourg the Minister of foreign Affairs of Latvia Edgars rinkēvičs.
In the municipal elections in Riga will be the first combined list of the Latvian Association of regions (ENT) and the party "For Latvia's development!", have informed Agency LETA in the Riga city election Commission.
Diary of John F. Kennedy, in which he calls Hitler a legend, sold at auction in Boston for $ 750, 718, the website of RR auction. The diary was acquired by the American Joseph Alsop for personal collection. The final cost was much higher than the original estimate of 200 thousand dollars.
Today the national team of Latvia on hockey has spent the last training session before traveling to Germany for the final two test matches with the hosts of the upcoming world championship. After her head coach Bob Hartley announced the list of 28 people from which later will form the final squad for the 2017 world Championships.