Council of Europe’s latest report criticizes Latvia’s citizenship policy, while politicians say it’s the choice of the people.
Former Latvian refugee hopes to give country’s highest peak to the state for its 100th anniversary, but has met with legal roadblocks.
A school in Latvia is going to court over a prohibition against serving vegetarian- only meals to its students.
Amendments to the Education Act foresee dismissing teachers untrue to the Latvian state and Constitution, sparking fears of censorship.
Thousands of troops to be deployed in Eastern Europe, in the most decisive move to counter Russia since the end of the Cold War.
In an annual rite of spring, thousands of spawning fish are attempting to jump over the country’s famous waterfall Venta Rapid.
Latvians bans another Russian media outlet while Estonia says it will just monitor, for now, and Lithuania is the victim of a cyberattack.
Baltic republic regrets ban on drug invented by a Latvian: its use has hurt Maria Sharapova’s career.
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