Prosecutor Velta Zaluksne told LETA
that she had objected to the attorneys' bail request.
also reported that a series of transcripts of high-ranking politicians and businesmen's conversations at Ridzene hotel, now published by magazine Ir, was one of the main pieces of evidence in a 2011 criminal case on bribery, money laundering, abuse of office and other crimes, implicating a number of high-ranking politicians and public figures, including Andris Skele, Aivars Lembergs, Ainars Slesers and others.
The vegetation was planted at the entrance of the airport then north along the sides of South 11th Street to upgrade what LETA
officials stated is one of the city's primary entrances, under a grant provided by the McMahon Foundation.
As reported, Miroslavs Mitrofanovs, an assistant to Zdanoka, claims to LETA
that she was not speaking in the European Parliament's name during her visit last week to Syria, where she met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Karlis Serzants (Greens/ Farmers), the deputy chairman of the Latvian parliamentary committee on defense, interior affairs, and corruption prevention, told LETA
that, according to the information previously supplied by Defense Minister Raimonds Bergmanis (Greens/ Farmers), Latvia did not have the required resources to return to compulsory military service.
1, 2010, as well as produced migration statistics between 2000 and 2010, reports LETA
This past May, the spokeswoman for the European Commission's representation in Latvia, Sanita Jemberga, informed LETA
that "if everything goes according to plan, we hope for EU fund payments to Latvia to be renewed in June.
1,200 women were diagnosed with breast cancer last year, the highest number over the past 30 years, Latvian Oncology Center Breast Disease Clinic head Janis Eglitis said, reports LETA
The British Ambassador to Latvia Andrew Soper visited the 'Saratov' ship memorial at Liepaja port on March 15, thus symbolically reminding of the historical cooperation between Latvia and Great Britain since Latvian first gained independence, reports LETA
RIGA - Work on a government strategy for reducing Latvia's inflatio launched last summer, has not advanced much further since, and no official document has been drawn up yet, reports LETA
RIGA - Latvian Prosecutor General Eriks Kalnmeiers has decided not to overturn a decision made by the Constitutional Protection Bureau to deny Harmony Center leader Janis Urbanovics clearance for access to state secrets, LETA
Commenting his choice to vote against the motion, Gorbunovs explains that he is convinced by those experts who say that the Latvian language will be destined for extinction if Russian is granted the status of a state language, LETA