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Joanna Jozwik claimed that she feels like a silver medallist

Joanna Jozwik claimed that she feels like a silver medallist

Polish middle distance runner, Joanna Jozwik finished fifth in the women's 800 final at Rio Olymics but she has claimed that she feels like a silver medallist. After Caster Semenya from South Africa won the race, followed by Francine Niyonasaba...

Pregnant Polish woman enslaved by a Romanian

Pregnant Polish woman enslaved by a Romanian

A pregnant Polish woman enslaved by a Romanian father and son has finally found justice. Ioan Berlan, 47, and Reni Parczewski, 25, were taken to jail after they kept her in their house as a domestic slave giving her foods inedible by humans....

Poland passes bill to jail people who use the term ''polish death camp''

Poland passes bill to jail people who use the term ''polish death camp''

''I can't imagine they will seriously try to implement this law" - said Dr. Efraim Zuroff, the Simon Wiesenthal Center's top Nazi-hunter. He mentioned...

Polish photographer saves eagle! In spectacular way [video]

Polish photographer saves eagle! In spectacular way [video]

In a drone captured video, a Polish nature photographer, Krzysztof Chomicz is seen saving the life a white-tailed eagle named Icarus stuck in thick coastal...

The search for the Nazi gold train is back on!

The search for the Nazi gold train is back on!

Treasure hunters have resumed their mission to find the gold train buried somewhere in south-western Poland during the Nazi period. Although there is no...

Auschwitz families furious! Tour firm uses bus with images of real victims

Auschwitz families furious! Tour firm uses bus with images of real victims

A tourist bus with disturbing images of real victims of Nazi death camp Auschwitz has caused outrage among the victims' families and Jewish leaders. Apparently,...

President signs minimum wage bill

President signs minimum wage bill

Polish president Andrzej Duda has signed a bill whereby the country’s minimum wage will be set at PLN 12 (EUR 2.73) an hour from 2017. The new rules will...

Poles to follow World Youth Days through media

Poles to follow World Youth Days through media

Over 80 percent of Poles do not intend to take part in World Youth Days, but nearly 70 percent intend to keep track of the event via media broadcasts,...

Venice Commission to postpone opinion on bill on Poland's Constitutional Tribunal

Venice Commission to postpone opinion on bill on Poland's Constitutional Tribunal

The Council of Europe's Venice Commission, an international watchdog, will not issue a preliminary opinion on a bill on Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal,...

Poland to focus on innovation, start-ups: deputy PM

Poland to focus on innovation, start-ups: deputy PM

Innovation, boosting start-ups, cohesion policy and the EU single market will be among Poland’s priorities during its turn at the presidency of the Visegrad...

Polish resistance veterans sue German public TV

Polish resistance veterans sue German public TV

A lawsuit over a controversial German mini-series that depicts Polish underground fighters in WWII as being anti-Semitic kicked off on Monday in a district...

Three in four Poles fear Brexit will hurt Polish interests: survey

Three in four Poles fear Brexit will hurt Polish interests: survey

Nearly three in four Poles fear that Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union will have a detrimental effect on Poland, according to a survey. But...

Ombudsman lodges complaint against new anti-terror law to Poland’s top court

Ombudsman lodges complaint against new anti-terror law to Poland’s top court

Ombudsman Adam Bodnar has referred Poland's recently adopted anti-terror law to the Constitutional Tribunal, claiming multiple infringements of the constitution....

Violent storms hit Poland

Violent storms hit Poland

Heavy storms swept through the country on Monday, leaving toppled trees, blown off roofs, and flooded roads in their wake. Emergency services responded...

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