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There is a warning of winter-to-come on the edge of the October winds sweeping through the elegant parks and handsome squares of Warsaw. Pedestrians are already bundled up against the cold. It will be useful preparation for the chilly atmosphere ...
There is now a strong rapprochement underway between the two countries with Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei's recent visit to Warsaw. As reported by Belarus Digest online, Poland's Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski seems to have a ...

The German invasion of Poland caused Warsaw's Western allies to formally declare war on Germany, with little practical support for Poland. When Polish forces retreated to the southeast they found themselves in a pincer, as the Soviet Union unexpectedly ...
"In Warsaw and Poland, there are hardly any high fashion brands, so unlike our London, Milan and Paris-based counterparts we had no access to influential fashion editors who could help build brand awareness or to fashion buyers who could grow our ...
The play will be performed in Hungarian with simultaneous translation provided to viewers through headphones. The premiere at the Polish Theatre in Warsaw on Friday will be attended by the Polish culture minister and the Hungarian justice minister.

Now, Poland is home to a bounty of independent coffee purveyors, and intrepid travelers are reaping the benefits alongside devoted locals.
Belarus and Poland are moving closer towards a rapprochement, with Belarusian foreign minister Vladimir Makei paying a working visit to Warsaw on 10 October. His Polish counterpart, Witold Waszczykowski, seems to have a personal affinity for Makei; ...
Polish pro-government daily Nasz Dziennik has reported Warsaw was most likely to order three A26 subs, rather than seal a deal with French DCNS or German archrival ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS).
A new law in Poland criminalizing holocaust-related speech presents an offensive, distorted narrative about the nation's wartime history and its coming-to-terms with the past.
Warsaw (AFP) - Poland said Tuesday it had invited aeronautics rivals Airbus, Lockheed Martin and Leonardo-Finmeccanica to talks on the purchase of military helicopters valued at 231 million euros ($254 million).
... an inquest should usually take place "if the cause of death is unknown or if it was sudden, violent or unnatural". A UK Foreign Office spokesman said: "We provided assistance to the family of a British national following his death in Warsaw, Poland ...
Organized by a non-governmental group, Akcja Democracja, the Warsaw protest was joined by trade unions and several opposition parties.
Warsaw - Poland's right-wing Law and Justice government isn't doing enough to end the long-running crisis over the country's top constitutional court, according to an opinion issued Friday by the Venice Commission.
Paris - France has withdrawn an invitation to a delegation of Polish officials for the upcoming Euronaval trade show, reflecting anger over Warsaw's cancellation of contract talks for the Caracal military transport helicopter, a government source said ...
(JTA) - Several Jewish groups from Poland are preparing to host 12 of the country's senior lawmakers and Cabinet ministers at a Shabbat dinner in Warsaw. The dinner, hosted by the TSKZ cultural group and a smaller organization called the Jewrnalism ...
Responding to the news that Poland may send tanks to Latvia, the Polish Embassy said that decisions made at NATO Warsaw summit, especially those concerning enhanced forward presence, were of utmost importance to the security of Latvia, Poland, and ...
Many of the festival films will have their world or European premieres in Warsaw. Among documentaries that viewers will be able to see this year is "Putin Forever?
(JTA) - Several Jewish groups from Poland are preparing to host 12 of the country's senior lawmakers and Cabinet ministers at a Shabbat dinner in Warsaw. The dinner, hosted by the TSKZ cultural group and a smaller organization called the Jewrnalism ...
According to the airport authorities, 12 million passengers have chosen the Warsaw airport since the beginning of 2016. Under a new strategy, Poland's national carrier LOT has introduced 23 new routes from Chopin airport since the beginning of the year.
Warsaw (AFP) - Poland's parliament on Thursday rejected an abortion ban after women staged massive nationwide protests in the devoutly Catholic nation, where the law is already among the most restrictive in Europe.
Tirana (Albania), October 5 (SeeNews) - LOT Polish airlines interested in establishing a regular direct line linking Warsaw with Albania's capital Tirana, Albanian state news agency, ATA, reported on Wednesday. The interest of Poland's flag carrier in ...
More than 100 students joined the ranks of Clark University alumni recently during commencement exercises at Clark's programs in Astrakhan, Russia and Warsaw, Poland. William Fisher, associate provost and dean of graduate studies, Amy Daly Gardner, ...
Warsaw, Poland - The Polish Ministry of Economic Development has announced the end of negotiations over a potential offset deal with Airbus Helicopters, indicating that the Ministry of Defence will not purchase Caracal military transport helos for the ...
This four-bedroom manor, with a French-inspired design inside and out, is in the suburb of Lomianki northwest of Warsaw, just outside Kampinos National Park, a forest recognized by Unesco as a biosphere reserve.
And the BBC adds: "The deputy prime minister told Radio Koszalin in northern Poland that the current abortion exceptions would remain.
A sea of thousands of umbrellas of women and men participating in a nationwide "Black Monday" strike to protest a legislative proposal for a total ban on abortion, in downtown Castle Square is pictured in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. Massive ...
Others are being staffed by men," Ben Stanley, a politics lecturer at SWPS University in Warsaw, told CNN. Stanley, who is from Britain but has lived in Poland for 15 years, said while there have been several pro-democracy protests in the country in ...
So it comes as little surprise that when Polish firm Griffin Real Estate took possession of a dilapidated food market hall in the center of Warsaw in 2012, rather than seek to change its ethos toward fashion like previous owners had, it created a ...
Prof Romuald Debski, who works at a hospital in Warsaw, told Polish media: "Whoever causes the death of the unborn child is punishable by imprisonment up to three years.
After the death of Joseph Stalin in 1953, the Eastern Bloc went through the so-called Khrushchev Thaw that saw a relaxation of social and cultural repression.
VILNIUS - Vilnius is prepared to protect Warsaw, Lithuanian diplomats affirmed in a message in the Polish media on Tuesday following a Polish official's comment that it would be difficult to convince Poland's troops to care about the Baltics' safety ...
Headcount at Goldman Sachs International - Goldman Sachs' London-based business - has never been higher. Thanks to Brexit and offshoring, this may yet change.
LuJean Smith, a Worldwide Clinical Trials spokesperson told outsourcing-PhaRMA.com that the office was chosen in direct response to the growing number of employees in Poland. "One of the advantages of the space is that we have room to continue to grow ...
Kenyan runner Ezekial Omullo is the first runner to ever win the Warsaw marathon twice, after being the first to cross the finishing line in the Polish capital on Sunday. Kenyan runner Ezekiel Omullo won the marathon on Sunday. Photo: PAP/Marcin Obara.
Case in point: a Polish army report on East German troops conducting maneuvers on Polish territory during the Warsaw Pact "Oder Neisse '69" exercise in October 1969. The East German army behaved more like Hitler's army, according to the report, ...
The money will be used to buy new trains, to conduct maintenance work at six of the 27 existing stations, as well as to build new stations.
Philips Lighting, a global leader in lighting, illuminated the newly built Warsaw Spire, the second tallest skyscraper in Poland with a Philips' architectural LED lighting system. With over 88,000 LED light points installed on the 220-meter tall ...
For the Polish artist Paulina Olowska, Warsaw in the 2000s was a city of ghosts. Walking through neighborhoods, she would notice skeletal and darkened neon signs for shops that no longer existed, the legacy of a centrally planned "neonization of Warsaw.
Will manage, facilitate and provide effective written and oral translation, primarily in support of formal tender procedures, negotiations and other related activities with the Polish Ministry of Defense (MoD), armed forces, various other Polish ...
During the opening ceremony, a secretary of state in the government of the Federal Land of Berlin Hella Dunger-Loeper referred to the exhibition's title "A Phoenix from the Ashes".
Then the University of Warsaw's new robot caterpillar shows what it can do. It can move across a surface by itself, scrunching into a series of undulating shapes that run down its length in wavelike spasms.
Seven fire chiefs throughout the United States are headed to Warsaw, Poland for the "International Fire Chief Exchange".
Warsaw, Poland (AP) - Nazi-era newspapers, coins, documents and copies of Hitler's "Mein Kampf" have been found in a "time capsule" that was buried in 1934 in the foundations of a Nazi training center, a Polish town official said Tuesday.
Warsaw. The Polish government will suspend collection of its newly implemented retailer tax after the European Commission questioned the formula and will present a new tax for big-box stores to fully replace the tax receipts for 2017, finance Minister ...
Last weekend, thousands gathered outside parliament in Warsaw to protest at the "Stop Abortion" law - a show of force that has taken everyone in our country by surprise.


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