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04.04.2012 Pre-Easter events to take place in Riga on Sunday

In early April, ahead of this year's Easter festivities, Rigans and city guests are invited to various pre-Easter events - concerts and spring exhibitions, LETA was informed by Riga City Council...

04.04.2012 -BBN Residents: Riga needs its own Eiffel Tower

53% of Latvia residents say that Tallinn is the most tourist-friendly city in the Baltic states. Riga ranks the second (36%), but Vilnius the third (11%).

04.04.2012 Concerts, master classes and other events to be held in Riga over Easter holidays

A multitude of events, including concerts, master workshops and artistic and recreational activities for children, will be held in Riga over the Easter holidays, LETA was informed by Riga City Council...

04.04.2012 "Brainstorm" to release new album in May; launch Latvian tour in summer

Pop-rock band "Brainstorm" will release a new album in May, whereas in July the band will launch a tour of Latvia, "Brainstorm" representative Guna Zucika told LETA.

04.04.2012 "Ilgi" successful again on World Music Charts Europe

The renowned Latvian folklore group "Ilgi" has scored another success - its latest album "Tur saulite perties gaja" is Number 4 on the World Music Charts Europe Top 20 for the month of...

04.04.2012 "Keane" to headline "Positivus" festival

The British band "Keane" tops the long list of acts set to appear at the popular music/arts festival "Positivus" this summer in Salacgriva.

26.03.2012 -Leta Francophonie Days to be celebrated with extensive program of events

The Francophonie Days in Latvia will be celebrated with an extensive program of cultural events this year, the event's patron, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Zatlers Reform Party), French Ambassador...

26.03.2012 -Leta Astronomical spring starts in Latvia

At 7:14 a.m. this morning, astronomical spring began in Latvia.

26.03.2012 -Nozare.lv Latvian question and answer portal "ask.fm" captures attention worldwide

The Latvian question and answer network "ask.fm" has grabbed teenagers' minds all over the world, the newspaper "Diena" reports.

26.03.2012 -LETA Photography exhibition "Use Latvian Design!" features ministers changed into casual attire

Project "Use Latvian Design!" photography exhibition was opened at the Cabinet of Ministers' building today, aimed at popularizing works by Latvian designers.

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