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National Museum in Kraków marks 130 years
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:36:04 +0200
The National Museum in Kraków, Poland's oldest national museum and home to the famous Lady with an Ermine painting, was opened to the public for free on Saturday to mark its 130th birthday.
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One dead, others injured in stabbing spree
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 11:04:00 +0200
One person has died and nine others were injured, two critically, after they were stabbed in an apparently random killing spree at a shopping centre in Stalowa Wola, southeastern Poland.
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Polish couple named Righteous Among Nations for saving Jews in WWII
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:11:50 +0200
A Polish couple has been honoured with a Righteous Among the Nations award for risking their lives to save Jews during World War II.
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More debate needed on migration, posted workers: Polish PM after EU summit
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:40:00 +0200
European Union leaders meeting in Brussels have agreed on solutions to some of the bloc’s pressing problems, but some issues such as the migration crisis and rules for “posted workers” require further discussion, Poland’s prime minister said on...
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New boss for Poland’s state money-printing firm
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:01:22 +0200
Deputy Interior Minister Jakub Skiba has been appointed acting CEO of Poland’s state-owned money printing company.
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Poland supports Georgia’s EU bid: FM
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:51:33 +0200
Poland supports Georgia in its bid to become a member of the European Union, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Friday.
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Polish police raid illegal cigarette factory
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:13:00 +0200
Polish police have shut down a large factory producing illegal cigarettes.
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US exhibition honours Polish Cold War hero
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0200
The Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C., is the venue of an exhibition documenting the life of Polish army colonel Ryszard Kukliński who worked for the CIA during the communist period.
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PKN Orlen expands beyond fuel sales
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:14:00 +0200
Poland's largest oil refiner PKN Orlen is looking to expand non-fuel services, with some 50 new retail outlets to open at service stations by the end of the year and a bicycle rental service in the pipeline, according to the Business Insider website.
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19th-century Polish comedy staged in US
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:03:28 +0200
The Upstream Theater in St. Louis, Missouri, has produced Sweet Revenge, a play by 19th-century Polish comedy writer Aleksander Fredro.
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Poland wins bronze, breaks records in European cycling championships
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:34:20 +0200
Poland's cyclists have won a bronze medal and set three national records at the Track Elite European Championships in Berlin.
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Polish prosecutors probe suspected racist attack in tram
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:25:03 +0200
Prosecutors in the western Polish city of Poznań are probing a suspected racist attack on a man and woman in a tram.
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Polish president, conservative leader to confer over judicial reform
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:15:00 +0200
Poland’s president and ruling party leader were on Friday scheduled to meet again to discuss planned changes to the country’s justice system.
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Polish gov't names site amid plans for strategic canal to Baltic Sea
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:30:00 +0200
Poland’s maritime ministry has selected a site where officials say a strategic canal will be built between the Vistula Lagoon and Gdańsk Bay in the Baltic Sea.
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Smolensk commission says it confirms recording of apparent explosion
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
A commission investigating the 2010 Smolensk disaster has said it confirms the defence minister's claims that an explosion appears to have been registered on the Polish presidential plane's flight recorder.
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Poland wants Brussels to talk Nord Stream 2 with Moscow
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło has appealed to Brussels to talk with Moscow about the Nord Stream 2 pipeline which is to supply Germany with gas from Russia via the Baltic Sea.
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Smolensk commission confirms recording of 'explosion'
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
A commission investigating the 2010 Smolensk disaster has confirmed the defence minister's claims that an “explosion” was probably registered on the presidential plane's flight recorder.
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Man sets himself on fire in Warsaw in political protest: report
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:00:00 +0200
A man set himself on fire outside Warsaw’s landmark Palace of Culture on Thursday in what some media reports said was a protest against Poland’s ruling conservatives.
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Poland to increase health spending to 6 percent of GDP by 2025: official
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:40:25 +0200
Healthcare expenditure in Poland will increase to 6 percent of GDP by 2025 under legislation approved by a key government committee, a Cabinet minister said on Thursday.
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Poland’s Gortat off to good start in NBA season
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:17:00 +0200
Poland’s Marcin Gortat scored 16 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as his Washington Wizards beat the Philadelphia 76ers 120:115 in his first NBA basketball league game of the season.
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NATO Centre for Excellence opened in Kraków
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:05:57 +0200
NATO’s 24th Centre for Excellence, dedicated to counterintelligence, has been opened in Kraków.
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NATO Counterintelligence Centre of Excellence opens in Kraków
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:05:00 +0200
A NATO Counterintelligence Centre of Excellence has been opened in Kraków, southern Poland.
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Over half of Poles want Sunday shopping restrictions: poll
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:30:00 +0200
Fifty-one percent of Poles are in favour of restricting shopping in Poland on all Sundays, a survey has found.
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Ex-minister’s daughter took over Warsaw property in dubious restitution deal: report
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:01:04 +0200
The daughter of a former government minister in 2008 took possession of a valuable Warsaw property through a dubious restitution deal in which she represented a long deceased former owner, according to a report.
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Most important news of Poland:
National Museum in Kraków marks 130 years
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:36:04 +0200
The National Museum in Kraków, Poland's oldest national museum and home to the famous Lady with an Ermine painting, was opened to the public for free on Saturday to mark its 130th birthday.
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One dead, others injured in stabbing spree
Sat, 21 Oct 2017 11:04:00 +0200
One person has died and nine others were injured, two critically, after they were stabbed in an apparently random killing spree at a shopping centre in Stalowa Wola, southeastern Poland.
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Polish couple named Righteous Among Nations for saving Jews in WWII
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 19:11:50 +0200
A Polish couple has been honoured with a Righteous Among the Nations award for risking their lives to save Jews during World War II.
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More debate needed on migration, posted workers: Polish PM after EU summit
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:40:00 +0200
European Union leaders meeting in Brussels have agreed on solutions to some of the bloc’s pressing problems, but some issues such as the migration crisis and rules for “posted workers” require further discussion, Poland’s prime minister said on...
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New boss for Poland’s state money-printing firm
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:01:22 +0200
Deputy Interior Minister Jakub Skiba has been appointed acting CEO of Poland’s state-owned money printing company.
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Poland supports Georgia’s EU bid: FM
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:51:33 +0200
Poland supports Georgia in its bid to become a member of the European Union, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski said on Friday.
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Polish police raid illegal cigarette factory
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:13:00 +0200
Polish police have shut down a large factory producing illegal cigarettes.
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US exhibition honours Polish Cold War hero
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0200
The Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C., is the venue of an exhibition documenting the life of Polish army colonel Ryszard Kukliński who worked for the CIA during the communist period.
© The News
PKN Orlen expands beyond fuel sales
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:14:00 +0200
Poland's largest oil refiner PKN Orlen is looking to expand non-fuel services, with some 50 new retail outlets to open at service stations by the end of the year and a bicycle rental service in the pipeline, according to the Business Insider website.
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19th-century Polish comedy staged in US
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:03:28 +0200
The Upstream Theater in St. Louis, Missouri, has produced Sweet Revenge, a play by 19th-century Polish comedy writer Aleksander Fredro.
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Poland wins bronze, breaks records in European cycling championships
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:34:20 +0200
Poland's cyclists have won a bronze medal and set three national records at the Track Elite European Championships in Berlin.
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Polish prosecutors probe suspected racist attack in tram
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:25:03 +0200
Prosecutors in the western Polish city of Poznań are probing a suspected racist attack on a man and woman in a tram.
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Polish president, conservative leader to confer over judicial reform
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:15:00 +0200
Poland’s president and ruling party leader were on Friday scheduled to meet again to discuss planned changes to the country’s justice system.
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Polish gov't names site amid plans for strategic canal to Baltic Sea
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:30:00 +0200
Poland’s maritime ministry has selected a site where officials say a strategic canal will be built between the Vistula Lagoon and Gdańsk Bay in the Baltic Sea.
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Smolensk commission says it confirms recording of apparent explosion
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
A commission investigating the 2010 Smolensk disaster has said it confirms the defence minister's claims that an explosion appears to have been registered on the Polish presidential plane's flight recorder.
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Poland wants Brussels to talk Nord Stream 2 with Moscow
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło has appealed to Brussels to talk with Moscow about the Nord Stream 2 pipeline which is to supply Germany with gas from Russia via the Baltic Sea.
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Smolensk commission confirms recording of 'explosion'
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 10:30:00 +0200
A commission investigating the 2010 Smolensk disaster has confirmed the defence minister's claims that an “explosion” was probably registered on the presidential plane's flight recorder.
© The News
Man sets himself on fire in Warsaw in political protest: report
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 22:00:00 +0200
A man set himself on fire outside Warsaw’s landmark Palace of Culture on Thursday in what some media reports said was a protest against Poland’s ruling conservatives.
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Poland to increase health spending to 6 percent of GDP by 2025: official
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:40:25 +0200
Healthcare expenditure in Poland will increase to 6 percent of GDP by 2025 under legislation approved by a key government committee, a Cabinet minister said on Thursday.
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Poland’s Gortat off to good start in NBA season
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:17:00 +0200
Poland’s Marcin Gortat scored 16 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as his Washington Wizards beat the Philadelphia 76ers 120:115 in his first NBA basketball league game of the season.
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NATO Centre for Excellence opened in Kraków
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:05:57 +0200
NATO’s 24th Centre for Excellence, dedicated to counterintelligence, has been opened in Kraków.
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NATO Counterintelligence Centre of Excellence opens in Kraków
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:05:00 +0200
A NATO Counterintelligence Centre of Excellence has been opened in Kraków, southern Poland.
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Over half of Poles want Sunday shopping restrictions: poll
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:30:00 +0200
Fifty-one percent of Poles are in favour of restricting shopping in Poland on all Sundays, a survey has found.
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Ex-minister’s daughter took over Warsaw property in dubious restitution deal: report
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:01:04 +0200
The daughter of a former government minister in 2008 took possession of a valuable Warsaw property through a dubious restitution deal in which she represented a long deceased former owner, according to a report.
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Polish GDP growth to hit 4% this year: World Bank
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:34:00 +0200
Polish economic growth will accelerate to 4% this year from 2.7% in 2016, the World Bank forecast in a report published on Thursday.
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