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Government decides against Russian-language vaccination newspaper

Friday, April 30, 2021

At the meeting on April 29, Latvian government decided against producing informative materials about vaccination in Russian. On Thursday, the government discussed possible exceptions to legislation in order to allow people to be informed of vaccination against Covid-19 in foreign languages, including in Russian, through a “vaccination paper”. However, the proposal was not supported and a way of providing information that is consistent with existing laws will have to be sought.…

Coleen Rooney accuses Rebekah Vardy of leaking stories to tabloid newspaper after social media sting operation

Thursday, October 10, 2019

COLEEN ROONEY HAS accused fellow footballer’s wife Rebekah Vardy of selling stories about her life to the Sun newspaper in the UK after a five-month social media investigation.  Rooney, who is married to former Manchester United footballer Wayne Rooney, says she became suspicious after a series of posts on her private social media account appeared in the media.  Today she publicly accused Vardy, wife of England footballer Jamie Vardy, of feeding stories…

China newspaper mocks Baltic states for squalor and ‘ridiculous wages’

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Wen Wei Po, a state-owned Chinese newspaper in Hong Kong, published an article mocking the independence of the three Baltic states, Estonian daily newspaper Postimees reported. According to ERR News, the article also stated that instead of anticipated success, the countries were left in squalor and suffer corrupt politicians, ridiculous wages and inter-ethnic conflicts. The article was published on August 24, a day after protesters in Hong Kong organized a human…

Daily Lietuvos Zinios appears on newsstands for last time

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The daily Lietuvos Zinios, one of the oldest newspapers in Lithuania, appeared on newsstands for the last time on Tuesday. The publisher of Lietuvos Zinios, which also owns the online news sites Lzinios.lt and Jonavosnaujienos.lt and Naujienos, a local newspaper in the central district of Jonava, is set to be liquidated on May 1. Achemos Grupe, the owner of Lietuvos Zinios, plans to sell its publishing rights and intellectual property.…