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Parliamentary elections 2015
For the Riigikogu elections voting is organised in foreign countries through foreign missions. In Canada you can cast your vote: At the Estonian Embassy in Ottawa –    Saturday 14. ...
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs recognizes civil diplomats on Citizens Day
Today, on the occasion of Citizens Day, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus is presenting certificates of honour to civil diplomats who have made a great personal contribution ...
29th European Union Film Festival in Ottawa, November 13th – November 30th, 2014
Who won the European Museum of the Year award and why did Estonian museums refuse to close for the night?
From May 14-17, Tallinn played host to the European Museum Forum 2014, culminating in the presentation of the European Museum of the Year Award 2014. This year's Museum Forum programme can seen here: ...
Daily Dozen with New York-based Estonian artist Jaanika Peerna
On the occasion of the April 15th opening of Jaanika Peerna's first solo exhibition in Espoo, Finland, online magazine (Baltic, Russian and Scandinavian art territory) interviewed Estonian-born, ...
(The Müürileht) Interview: Toomas Hendrik Ilves (on music, subcultures and a lot more)
We went to see the President of Estonia to talk about music, subcultures and evolving culture; Estonian self-esteem, manners and success; leaving and returning; contemporary world view and a more tolerant ...
Tallinn Music Week reveals conference line-up featuring Pussy Riot and Robert Levine
Tallinn Music Week (TMW), the annual music conference and showcase festival, has unveiled its most impressive line-up yet. From March 27-30, the Nordic and Baltic region's premier music event will be buzzing ...
Free and secure internet – can it be achieved?
A part of the preparations for the Freedom Online Coalition’s conference “Free and Secure Internet for All” – which will take place during the Estonian ICT Week – is a document that focuses on one central ...
Hungary: Estonian week 2014
The traditional Estonian week in Hungary is taking place between 17 March and 4 April 2014. It is being organised by the Estonian Institute in Hungary for the 7th time. Read more...
Estonian and Ukrainian musicians to perform at benefit concert “For Ukraine”
This Sunday, 16 March at 12:00 a benefit concert entitled "For Ukraine" will be held at Freedom Square (Vabaduse väljak) in Tallinn. With this event, Estonian and Ukrainian musicians, students, and non-governmental ...
President Ilves: e-Estonia is sharing the experience of using its personal ID code with Japan
President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, who arrived in Tokyo on March 6 at the invitation of the Japanese Prime Minister, made a presentation at the Japan Association of New Economy, gave a lecture at Waseda University, ...
Tõnu Kaljuste wins Grammy for Arvo Pärt’s “Adam’s Lament”
Estonian conductor Tõnu Kaljuste won a Grammy award in the best choral performance category for his work on composer Arvo Pärt's album "Adam's Lament" at the 56th annual Grammy Awards held in Los Angeles ...
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