In Pskov attacked the Lion Slosberg. This was reported in the Twitter blogger Maxim Fedorov. This information is confirmed by other users of this social network.Click here for more
European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso urged President Vladimir Putin to withdraw from course to destabilize Ukraine. European politician has condemned the actions of the Russian military on Ukrainian territory.Select
Latvian tennis player Ernests Gulbis finished performances in the second round held in new York US Open. During the 1/32 final game against the Austrian Dominic Tim Riga was injured and eventually lost his partner to exercise with a score of 6:4, 6:3, 4:6, 3:6, 3:6.Select
In Riga at the European championship in basketball among the youth national team of Latvia U-16 continues to spring surprises. Once she's in the quarterfinals defeated the Germans and for the first time in history was in the top 4 in the semi-finals, the hosts took the top of and above the main favorite of the tournament - the current European Champions Spain (81:71). The Latvian team has secured at least a silver medal.Select
The second batch of humanitarian aid to the inhabitants of the South-East of Ukraine will be delivered by rail. In an interview, "the First channel" said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. According to the head of state, this method of transportation invited his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko.Select
The chairmen of the committees on foreign Affairs of parliaments of the Baltic States Marko Mihkelson, ojārs Eriks Kalnins and Benedictus Wodka urged the European Council and NATO Nations to military cooperation with Ukraine and the extension of sanctions against Russia.Select
On the preseason hockey tournament for the Cup of the Latvian Railways in Riga finalists. They were Kazan "AK bars" and Riga "Dinamo". In the third round of the masters in a series of shoot outs were rather Yaroslavl "Locomotive" (1:0) and reached the final from the second place.Select
New club captain of the Continental hockey League Dinamo (Riga) George puac compare this team with the national team of Latvia sample Sochi-2014, when the Olympic tournament, she reached the quarterfinals.Select
JHC Spartak" and "Tolpar" reached the final of the youth world Cup of hockey, held in Ufa. In the semi-finals of the Muscovites was stronger Belarusian "Dinamo-Shinnik" (3:0), and the Ufa beat American "Sioux city" (6:4). Thus, for the first time in the history of the tournament the winner will be decided in a match between two Russian clubs.Select
No "humanitarian corridors" for the Ukrainian military personnel, to discover that the separatists had called the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, in the Donbass no, there "are fighting to defeat". As reported on Friday, the Agency LigaBusinessInform, announced this at a briefing, the representative of the information centre of the Council of national security and defense Council of Ukraine Andriy Lysenko.
In the Russian defense Ministry has categorically denied reports that in Eastern Ukraine, killing more than 100 Russian paratroopers. In the military called this information "nonsense", which distribute the information resources of the Ukrainian advocates".
In Russian was published COO Facebook and one of the most influential women in the world Sheryl Sandberg called "No fear act" (in the original, more succinctly: Lean In). In it she encourages women around the world to act, actively combining career and family life.
Russian singer Natasha Koroleva published in social networks farewell address to the viewers.
On Friday 29 August took place the opening ceremony of the new building of the national library of Latvia - "Castle of light". It was attended by the country's President, Prime Minister and speaker of the Seimas, as well as other officials.
The portal Delfi summarizes the events of Friday 29th August in Latvia and the world.
Jelgava inhabitants celebrated the installation of the three Trees of love, which was planted near Metascore bridge. Now the couple as a sign of eternal love will be the day of the wedding to seal their love by putting a lock on your special design.