Latviski English По-русски
Wednesday 21.02.2018 | Name days: Eleonora, Ariadne

Drunken Spanish tourist decides to strip in Old Riga

With weather gradually becoming warmer in Latvia, Riga municipal police receives more and more calls from the Video Surveillance Centre about suspicious people deciding to strip on the streets of Old Riga.

Video: Street performer like no other

The video features a perfectly skilled street performer, who plays drums from a distance.

Self-lacing shoes unveiled

American sportswear maker Nike has this week unveiled sneakers that lace themselves automatically.

Kremlin propagandist Phillips expelled from Latvia

Kremlin propagandist Graham Phillips, who was apprehended by the police at the Freedom Monument during Legionnaires’ commemoration day, has been added to the blacklist and expelled from Latvia to Russia, as confirmed by Interior Minister Rihards Kozlovskis.

Public vote for Latvia’s Coin of the Year 2015 commences

The Bank of Latvia has launched a public survey ‘Latvia’s Coin of the Year’. Anyone is invited to express their opinion in regards to the special coins released in the country last year was the most emotionally moving, artistically beautiful, original and thematic. This survey will remain open for 1 – 22 March.