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# lithuania - Friday 5 July, 2013

Bodies of murdered mother and daughter flown home for funeral
# RIP
# RIP

Bodies of murdered mother and daughter flown home for funeral

Jul 5th 2013, 10:16 AM 8,006 Views 11 Comments

A 26-year-old Lithuanian man, Aurimus Andruska was charged with killing Jolanta and Enrika three weeks ago.

# lithuania - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Enda Kenny tells parliament that he is 'truly, madly, deeply European'
# EU2013
# EU2013

Enda Kenny tells parliament that he is 'truly, madly, deeply European'

Jul 2nd 2013, 11:38 AM 6,655 Views 125 Comments

The Taoiseach also acknowledged European tensions as the Irish presidency comes to an end.

Taoiseach to boast about Irish presidency in Strasbourg today
# Loose Ends
# Loose Ends

Taoiseach to boast about Irish presidency in Strasbourg today

Jul 2nd 2013, 8:45 AM 3,784 Views 42 Comments

It will be Enda Kenny’s last job as part of Ireland’s presidency of the Council of Europe.

# lithuania - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Second arrest in Killorglin double-murder investigation
# Murder
# Murder

Second arrest in Killorglin double-murder investigation

Jun 27th 2013, 8:11 AM 11,199 Views 19 Comments

The 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of killing Jolanta Lubiene and her eight-year-old daughter Enrika.

# lithuania - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Kerry gardaí arrest man in connection with murders of Jolanta and Enrika
# Arrest
# Arrest

Kerry gardaí arrest man in connection with murders of Jolanta and Enrika

Jun 23rd 2013, 8:00 PM 44,464 Views 98 Comments

The man in his 40s is being questioned at Killarney Garda station.

# lithuania - Thursday 20 June, 2013

1,000 attend mass organised by school children for murdered friend and her mum
# Kerry
# Kerry

1,000 attend mass organised by school children for murdered friend and her mum

Jun 20th 2013, 10:12 PM 16,267 Views 27 Comments

Fr Michael Fleming said the church was “overflowing” with friends from the Kerry and Lithuanian communities.

# lithuania - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Viešas kreipimasis: Gardaí appeal to Lithuanians over Killorglin murder
# Information
# Information

Viešas kreipimasis: Gardaí appeal to Lithuanians over Killorglin murder

Jun 19th 2013, 8:25 PM 16,306 Views 11 Comments

Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter Enrika were Lithuanian natives and were found murdered in their home at the weekend.

# lithuania - Friday 7 June, 2013

Enda tells government parties: You must support Seanad abolition
# Euro Trip
# Euro Trip

Enda tells government parties: You must support Seanad abolition

Jun 7th 2013, 8:17 AM 4,548 Views 119 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking while on EU business in Latvia and Lithuania yesterday. He is in Finland today and London tomorrow.

# lithuania - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Enda in Lithuania to prepare for presidency handover
# Baltic
# Baltic

Enda in Lithuania to prepare for presidency handover

Jun 6th 2013, 7:08 AM 3,610 Views 39 Comments

The Taoiseach is also due to travel to Finland tomorrow.

# lithuania - Friday 3 May, 2013

'Ralph' the dog sniffs out drugs worth €190,000 at Rosslare Europort
# In Ralph We Trust
# In Ralph We Trust

'Ralph' the dog sniffs out drugs worth €190,000 at Rosslare Europort

May 3rd 2013, 9:50 PM 12,361 Views 43 Comments

Two Lithuanian nationals have been arrested after heroin and amphetamines were found.

# lithuania - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Ireland abstained from vote to ban bee-harming pesticides
# Bees
# Bees

Ireland abstained from vote to ban bee-harming pesticides

Apr 30th 2013, 9:55 AM 7,252 Views 76 Comments

A ban on three pesticides, which some argue are threatening bees, will come into effect from December following a European Commission vote yesterday.

# lithuania - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Mobile users targeted by phone scam involving Lithuanian numbers
# Phone Scam
# Phone Scam

Mobile users targeted by phone scam involving Lithuanian numbers

Feb 16th 2013, 2:24 PM 245,598 Views 147 Comments

Last month customers on the 087 prefix were targeted by a Slovenian premium number scam.

# lithuania - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 752 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# lithuania - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Tested: Lithuania make US sweat for win
# Ballin'
From The42
# Ballin'

Tested: Lithuania make US sweat for win

Aug 4th 2012, 4:53 PM 651 Views 0 Comments

LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony each chipped in with 20 points as the Americans came out 99-94 winners.

# lithuania - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Champions League preview: Rovers look to cast off domestic woes
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Champions League preview: Rovers look to cast off domestic woes

Jul 24th 2012, 8:18 AM 394 Views 4 Comments

With Anderlecht awaiting in the next round, the Hoops are in Lithuania for tonight’s Champions League second leg against FK Ekranas.

# lithuania - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Hoops fail to make dominance tell in first-leg stalemate
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Hoops fail to make dominance tell in first-leg stalemate

Jul 17th 2012, 10:23 PM 5,105 Views 10 Comments

Ronan Finn and Gary Twigg were both guilty of missing good opportunities, as the visitors rarely threatened.

# lithuania - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website

Feb 14th 2012, 6:42 PM 2,878 Views 18 Comments

The website, set up by the far-right Freedom Party, asks people to report central and east Europeans “for general nuisance, pollution and labour market displacement.”

# lithuania - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Eurozone unemployment hit an all-time high at the end of last year
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Eurozone unemployment hit an all-time high at the end of last year

Jan 31st 2012, 11:02 AM 1,101 Views 3 Comments

Unemployment in the wider 27 member state European Union has also risen.

# lithuania - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Greece: If we can't finalise second bailout, we'll have to leave the euro
# Greece
# Greece

Greece: If we can't finalise second bailout, we'll have to leave the euro

Jan 3rd 2012, 4:29 PM 5,155 Views 42 Comments

The Greek government warns that talks to finalise a default on some sovereign bonds have the euro’s future at stake.

# lithuania - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Pay up Pompey! Lithuania issues arrest warrant for Portsmouth owner
# Wanted
From The42
# Wanted

Pay up Pompey! Lithuania issues arrest warrant for Portsmouth owner

Nov 24th 2011, 3:05 PM 421 Views 0 Comments

Russian businessman Vladimir Anotov is one of the main suspects in an alleged fraud and money laundering case concerning two Baltic banks.

# lithuania - Friday 21 October, 2011

Irishman found guilty of attempted arms smuggling for Real IRA
# Trial
# Trial

Irishman found guilty of attempted arms smuggling for Real IRA

Oct 21st 2011, 11:29 AM 1,607 Views 22 Comments

Dundalk man Michael Campbell will appeal the verdict handed down in a Lithuanian court this morning.

Verdict due in Lithuanian Real IRA arms smuggling trial
# Trial
# Trial

Verdict due in Lithuanian Real IRA arms smuggling trial

Oct 21st 2011, 8:43 AM 507 Views 13 Comments

Michael Campbell denies the charges. He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.

# lithuania - Friday 16 September, 2011

Irishman alleged to have smuggled arms for Real IRA 'was framed'
# Trial
# Trial

Irishman alleged to have smuggled arms for Real IRA 'was framed'

Sep 16th 2011, 12:11 PM 657 Views 9 Comments

Michael Campbell is on trial in Lithuania for his alleged involvement in smuggling weapons for the Real IRA.

# lithuania - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Lithuanian jet destroyed after colliding with NATO plane
# Plane Collision
# Plane Collision

Lithuanian jet destroyed after colliding with NATO plane

Aug 30th 2011, 5:27 PM 493 Views 2 Comments

No injuries were reported after two pilots ejected from a Lithuanian plane following today’s mid-air collision.

# lithuania - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

WATCH: Mayor of Lithuanian capital drives tank over double-parked Mercedes
# Boom!
From The Daily Edge
# Boom!

WATCH: Mayor of Lithuanian capital drives tank over double-parked Mercedes

Aug 2nd 2011, 2:03 PM 64,021 Views 19 Comments

The owners of luxury cars in Vilnius have been parking illegally. So how does the mayor respond? With a tank.

# lithuania - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 9th 2011, 7:41 PM 1,408 Views 10 Comments

In today’s Fix: Fine Gael announce their candidate for the presidential elections;the IMF releases €3.2 billion to Greece; and the world welcomes a brand new state…

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman
# Trial
# Trial

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman

Jul 9th 2011, 3:12 PM 836 Views 25 Comments

Michael Campbell was arrested in Lithuania in 2008 and stands accused of attempting to obtain and smuggle arms for the Real IRA.

# lithuania - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Gardaí appeal for help after suspected shooting of Lithuanian man
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí appeal for help after suspected shooting of Lithuanian man

Apr 27th 2011, 11:11 AM 985 Views 11 Comments

A 31-year-old Lithuanian sustains heavy injuries – believed to be gunshot wounds – after an attack on a house in Athenry.

# lithuania - Sunday 10 October, 2010

Baltic ferry blaze provokes fuel leak fears
# Baltic Sea
# Baltic Sea

Baltic ferry blaze provokes fuel leak fears

Oct 10th 2010, 10:09 AM 500 Views 0 Comments

Danish and German experts battle to prevent sinking of Lithuanian-flagged ferry after evacuation yesterday.

# lithuania - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

European flash floods kill 15
# Floods
# Floods

European flash floods kill 15

Aug 10th 2010, 7:30 AM 343 Views 0 Comments

As fires rage across Russia, Europe is hit by severe flash floods.