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The administrative divisions of Riga consists of six administrative entities: Central District, Kurzeme District, Latgale Suburb, Northern District, Vidzeme Suburb and Zemgale Suburb.
Aivars Aksenoks (born May 24, 1961) is a Latvian politician.
Aleksandrs Mirskis (Александр Мирский, born 20 March 1964) is a Latvian politician of Russian and Jewish descent.
Alfrēds Andersons (pen name Andrass, born 7 April 1879, Dunte Manor, Kreis Wolmar – died 1 February 1937, Riga, Latvia) was a Latvian civil engineer, litterateur, pedagogue, educational worker and the Mayor of Riga from 1921 to 1928.
Alfrēds Rubiks (Альфред Петрович Рубикс; born 24 September 1935 in Daugavpils) is a Latvian communist politician and a former leader of the Communist Party of Latvia.
Andris Ameriks (born March 5, 1961 in Jūrmala, Soviet Union) is a Latvian politician and economist and former first secretary of Communist Youth organisation "Komsomol" in the Soviet Republic of Latvia.
Andris Ārgalis (born August 18, 1944) is a Latvian politician.
Andris Bērziņš (born 10 December 1944) is a Latvian businessman and politician who was President of Latvia from 2011 to 2015.
Andris Bērziņš (born August 4, 1951) is a Latvian politician born in Riga.
Andris Teikmanis (29 November 1959; Riga, Latvia) is a Latvian lawyer, politician, and diplomat.
Artuss Kaimiņš (Born Arturs Kaimiņš on November 3, 1980, in Bauska) is a Latvian actor, politician and radio host.
ASK Rīga is a former professional basketball club that was based in Riga, Latvia.
Ģirts Līcis (born 1970 in Riga, Latvian SSR) is a Latvian entrepreneur mostly known as TV presenter of Gribi būt miljonārs?, the Latvian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? which he hosted from 2007 to 2008.
Baltic Pride is an annual LGBT pride parade rotating in turn between the capitals of the Baltic states; Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius.
Berta Pīpiņa (née Berta Ziemele; 28 September 1883-1942) was a Latvian teacher, journalist, politician and women's rights activist.
Bikernieki Memorial (Biķernieku memoriāls) is a war memorial to The Holocaust victims of World War II in Bikernieki forest (Biķernieku mežs), near Riga, Latvia.
Birks is a surname.
Bordeaux (Gascon Occitan: Bordèu) is a port city on the Garonne in the Gironde department in Southwestern France.
The City Municipality of Bremen (Stadtgemeinde Bremen) is a Hanseatic city in northwestern Germany, which belongs to the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen (also called just "Bremen" for short), a federal state of Germany.
The Brothers' Cemetery or Cemetery of the Brethren (Brāļu Kapi), also sometimes referred to in English as the Common Graves or simply as the Military Cemetery, is a military cemetery and national monument in Riga, capital of Latvia.
Calais (Calés; Kales) is a city and major ferry port in northern France in the department of Pas-de-Calais, of which it is a sub-prefecture.
Cannabis in Latvia is illegal for recreational and medical purposes, but production of industrial hemp is permitted.
The Cat House (Kaķu nams) is a building situated at 10 Meistaru iela in the old town of Riga, the capital of Latvia.
Constitutional Court of the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republikas Satversmes tiesa) is an independent court, which was established in 1996 on basis of amendments in law "On Judicial Power" and in the Constitution of Latvia made in 1994.
Dainis Īvāns (born 25 September 1955 in Madona) is a Latvian journalist and politician.
Dainis Turlais (born 24 November 1950 in Madona, Latvian SSR) is a Latvian politician.
An extradosed bridge employs a structure which combines the main elements of both a prestressed box girder bridge and a cable-stayed bridge.
Florence (Firenze) is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany.
The Forest Cemetery (Rīgas Meža kapi) is an large cemetery in the northwestern part of Riga, the capital of Latvia, between the neighbourhoods of Mežaparks and Čiekurkalns.
George Armitstead (Georgs Armitsteds, October 27, 1847 – November 17, 1912) was an engineer, entrepreneur and the fourth Mayor of Riga.
Gundars Bojārs (born 24 February 1967 in Riga) is a Latvian politician.
Ita Marija Kozakeviča (3 July 1955 - 28 October 1990) was a Latvian Polish philologist, journalist and social worker.
Ivans Klementjevs (born November 18, 1960 in Riga) is a Soviet-born Latvian politician and former sprint canoeist who competed from the mid-1980s to the late 1990s.
Jakovs Pliners or Yakov Pliner, Russian — Я́ков Гда́льевич Пли́нер (born December 27, 1946 in Rezekne) is a Latvian politician of Jewish origin and MP of the 7th, 8th and 9th convocations for the union For Human Rights in United Latvia (ForHRUL).
Jānis Birks (born July 31, 1956 in Riga) is a Latvian politician.
Jefimijs Klementjevs (sometimes listed as Efims Klementjevs, born 17 March 1963) is a Latvian sprint canoer who competed from the early 1990s to the early 2000s.
Johann Daniel Felsko (Johans Daniels Felsko; 30 October 1813, Riga, Russian Empire — 7 October 1902, Riga, Russian Empire) was an architect, urban planner and the chief architect of Riga for 35 years in the period 1844—79.
is the sixth-largest city in Japan and the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture.
Konstantīns Pēkšēns (born 3 March 1859, Mazsalaca parish, Russian Empire — died 23 June 1928, Bad Kissingen, Weimar Republic) is one of the most prominent Latvian architects of all times.
Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.
The Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (until March 6, 2018 – Latvia University of Agriculture (LLU); Latvijas Lauksaimniecības universitāte; LLU) is a university in Jelgava, Latvia, specializing in agricultural science, forestry, food technology and related areas.
A constitutional referendum on the "Amendments to the Constitution of the Republic of Latvia" was held on 18 February 2012.
The Latvian National Theatre (Latvijas Nacionālais teātris) is one of the leading professional theatres in Latvia.
The Latvian Russian Union (Latvijas Krievu savienība, Русский союз Латвии) is an ethnic minority, left-wing political party in Latvia, supported mainly by ethnic Russians and other Russian-speaking minorities.
A list of films produced in Latvia since 1991.
Taipei is twinned with.
This is a list of "twin towns" or "sister cities" in the continent of Asia – that is, pairs of towns or cities in different countries which have town twinning arrangements.
This is a list of places in Belarus having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in the People's Republic of China having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Denmark having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Italy having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Japan having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Latvia having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Poland having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of places in Russia having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of Municipalities of Sweden having standing links to local government areas in other countries.
This is a list of places in Ukraine having standing links to local communities in other countries.
This is a list of mayors organised by country.
Māris Purgailis (born 8 December 1947, Riga) is a Latvian politician.
Motherland (Dzimtene) was a left-wing populist coalition of political parties in Latvia, founded in 2004.
The National Harmony Party (Latvian: Tautas Saskaņas partija, TSP; Партия народного согласия) was a political party in Latvia.
The New Conservative Party (Jaunā konservatīvā partija), abbreviated to JKP is a conservative political party in Latvia.
Nils Ušakovs (Нил Валерьевич Ушаков, Nil Valeryevich Ushakov) (born 8 June 1976) is Latvian politician and former journalist.
Norrköping Municipality (Norrköpings kommun) is a municipality in Östergötland County in southeast Sweden.
Pauls Putniņš (born 12 November 1937) is a Latvian playwright, journalist and politician.
Pāvils Dreijmanis (born 4 February 1895, Aloja, Russian Empire — died 21 August 1953, Adelaide, Australia) was a Latvian architect, mayor of Riga, and recipient of the Atzinības krusts (Cross of Recognition) medal and the Order of the Three Stars.
Pēteris Pētersons (1923–1998) was a Latvian playwright, theatre director and drama critic, theorist, translator, journalist and social activist.
Pori (Björneborg; Arctopolis) is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland.
Postal history in the territory that now constitutes Latvia began during the 13th century, when the Archbishopric of Riga was included to the area of postal operations of the Monastic state of the Teutonic Knights and the Hanseatic League.
Proud to serve Riga! (Gods kalpot Rīgai!, GKR) is a municipal political party located in Riga, Latvia.
Rīgas Satiksme (Riga Transport) is a municipally-owned public transportation and parking authority serving Riga, Latvia and the surrounding areas.
Rīgas Vagonbūves Rūpnīca (RVR) is one of the largest machine-building plants in Latvia, founded in 1895 by the businessman Oscar Freywirth under the name Phoenix.
Remembrance day of the Latvian legionnaires (Leģionāru piemiņas diena) or the Latvian Legion Day is a day on 16 March, when soldiers of the Latvian Legion, part of the Waffen-SS, are commemorated.
Riga (Rīga) is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
Riga Central Market (Rīgas Centrāltirgus) is Europe's largest market and bazaar in Riga, Latvia.
The 2013 Riga City Council election was held on 1 June 2013, to elect Riga City Council, the unicameral local legislature of the Riga, as part of municipal elections across the country.
Riga Secondary School No.
Riga State Gymnasium No.1 (Rīgas Valsts 1.), the oldest school in the Baltic states, offers secondary education (grades 7 to 12) in Riga, the capital of Latvia.
Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU) (Latvian: Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte, Latin: Universitas Rigensis Stradina) is a public university located in the city of Riga, Latvia.
Riga Zoo is a city-owned zoo in Riga, Latvia.
Rostock is a city in the north German state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.
Russians in the Baltic states describes self-identifying ethnic Russians and other primary Russian-speaking communities in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, commonly referred to collectively as the Baltic states.
Saint Petersburg (p) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015).
Santiago, also known as Santiago de Chile, is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest cities in the Americas.
The Social Democratic Party "Harmony" (Sociāldemokrātiskā Partija "Saskaņa", SDPS, Социал-демократическая партия «Согласие»),The party officially translates its name as Social Democratic Party "Concord" also commonly referred to as Harmony (Saskaņa), is a social-democratic political party in Latvia.
Taipei, officially known as Taipei City, is the capital and a special municipality of Taiwan (officially known as the Republic of China, "ROC").
Tallinn (or,; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of Estonia.
Valerijs Semjonovs (born 7 August 1958) is a former Latvian footballer who for the most of his career played for FK Daugava Rīga.
Vecrīga (Old Riga) is the historical center of Riga, Latvia, located on the east side of Daugava River.
Victory Park (Uzvaras Parks) is a park in Riga, located on the left bank of the Daugava, in the district of Āgenskalns.The modern area of the park is 36.7 hectares.
Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
The 1998 Riga bombings were a series of bombings that took place in Riga, Latvia and which received considerable coverage at the time, most notably for their connection with fascist groups and the perception of an increase of fascism in Latvia.