Latvian attacker R?dolfs Balcers scored the goal of the second National Hockey League (NHL) regular championship game on Monday, but did not save Ottawa Senator from loss.
Diena, 13 hours ago
On Wednesday, colder air from the north will start flowing in Latvia, while west wind will cause an increase in air temperature during the holidays, predicts synopticists.
Diena, 2 days ago
Predicted: People and Culture
Quite little is said about what is happening in politics and society, the ideological and ideological lining of politics is sad for us - the first prorector of the University of Latvia in the sphere of social and legal sciences, political scientist J?nis Ikstens expresses such a paradoxical conclusion. An example of this is the fact that the Hungarian Prime Minister, Viktor Orban, has just come up with the idea that four-child mothers will not have to pay personal income tax.
Diena, 4 days ago
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who tries to persuade them to abandon their closer cooperation with China and Russia, and strengthen ties with the US, has traveled this week on the so-called Visegrad Group countries. At the same time, in the first two of the countries visited by Pompeo - Hungary and Slovakia - his statements about the threat posed by the Russian gas and oil as well as the Chinese telecommunications giants to democracy were not found in particularly audible ears. Similarly, there was no message that the enemy, figuratively speaking, was already standing at the gate, and for this reason it was necessary to spend more on defense.
Diena, 5 days ago
Winning UEFA Champions League Football in the first round of the eighth finals on Wednesday won the final three-year tournament winner of Madrid Real from Spain and Tothenburg Hotspur from England.
Diena, 6 days ago
Latvian hockey player Zemgus Girgenson made a successful match on Tuesday while his National Hockey League (NHL) team, Bufalo Sabers, beat New York Islanders with a score of 3: 1 (1: 1, 1: 0, 1: 0).
Diena, 7 days ago
The Kurdish-led forces have overtaken the last controlled enclave of the terrorist group Islamic State (IV) in eastern Syria, but it is not known how long it will take to fully depend on the Jihadist territory because hundreds of civilians are stuck there. Representatives of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDS) warn that, even after the last bastion in the east of Syria has fallen, the grouping will still be dangerous. The outgoing US Army Commander-in-Chief, General Joseph Votel, has also said that it will not end the fight against IV. US President Donald Tramp has ordered the withdrawal of American troops from Syria as soon as possible.
Diena, 8 days ago
In deciding on the 2019 budget framework, the government conceptually supported the allocation of EUR 2.13 million to the diaspora policy, endorsed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA). This year, the project of re-immigration coordinators started last year and the number of specialists in local governments will be doubled. Most of the funding - less than 1.2 million euros - is allocated to the Ministry of Education and Science so-called Latvian schools. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Culture can count on the support of 471 421 thousand diasporas, 34 thousand euros for Latvian language training for re-migrants and their family members, 38 thousand euros for the National Electronic Media Council for the creation of public order content and 43.3 thousand euros for two positions of the MFA.
Diena, 9 days ago
Predicted: People and Culture
Sunday morning air temperature in Latvia is +1 .. + 4 degrees, Kurzeme coast +5 degrees, information from Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center. The sky is mostly cloudy, and in many places the fog and precipitation are mostly temporary. There will also be sunshine during the day.
Diena, 10 days ago