Interior minister proposes new group to fight fascism
17 Feb 2018 at 3:33am
Polish Interior Minister Joachim Brudzi?ski has proposed the establishment of a group spanning government departments to fight the propagation of fascism and other totalitarian regimes.
Polish special services shut down 'Islamic State' website
16 Feb 2018 at 12:30am
A website with a Polish .pl domain which was promoting the so-called Islamic State has been blocked by Poland's Internal Security Agency (ABW), the country's domestic intelligence agency.
Poland needs more police
15 Feb 2018 at 5:41am
Poland is to plough millions into its police force in order to encourage more people to join.
Historic WWII reports coming to Poland: official
15 Feb 2018 at 12:30am
Poland's Witold Pilecki Center for Totalitarian Studies will gain access to a World War II-era report by the Polish government-in-exile on the Nazi extermination of Poles and Jews, Deputy Culture Minister Magdalena Gawin has said.
Polish president?s popularity remains high: survey
14 Feb 2018 at 4:13am
Sixty-five percent of Poles have a positive view of the performance of Andrzej Duda as president, according to a survey.
Warsaw Ghetto museum for Polish capital
13 Feb 2018 at 4:58am
A Warsaw Ghetto museum is to be set up in a former Jewish paediatric hospital in central Warsaw, Polish Deputy Culture Minister Jaros?aw Sellin has said.
Polish artists, architects invited to design NATO exhibit
13 Feb 2018 at 1:00am
Polish architects and artists from around the world have been invited to enter a competition to design a Polish exhibit for NATO headquarters in Brussels.
Six detained over 2014 privatisation of chemical firm in Poland
12 Feb 2018 at 3:00am
Agents from Poland?s Central Anti-Corruption Bureau (CBA) have detained six individuals, including a former deputy Treasury minister, over the 2014 privatisation of state-owned chemical enterprise Ciech, an official has said.
Prosecutors to probe expensive Polish motorway
12 Feb 2018 at 12:30am
Prosecutors in Poland will open an investigation into suspected negligence by public officials who in the 1990s granted a concession for the construction of a motorway in western Poland, the country?s justice minister has said.
Smolensk victims' monument to be unveiled on 10 April: ruling party leader
11 Feb 2018 at 1:10am
A "sort of plinth" will be set up to mark a future monument to President Lech Kaczy?ski, a victim of the Smolensk plane crash, on the eighth anniversary of the disaster, ruling party leader and the late president's twin Jaros?aw Kaczy?ski said at events marking 94 months since the tragedy.
One dead, one injured in building collapse
10 Feb 2018 at 11:56pm
A 78-year-old woman has died and her 80-year-old husband has sustained second and third-degree burns after their home collapsed following an explosion in Sosnowiec, southern Poland, on Saturday night.
Polish president meets winter Olympians in Pyeongchang
10 Feb 2018 at 1:03am
Polish President Andrzej Duda and his wife, Agata Kornhauser Duda, have met Polish sportspeople at the Olympic village in Pyeongchang.
Polish smokers may have to put in extra hours at work: report
9 Feb 2018 at 12:00am
Polish employees who smoke may have to work longer to make up for the time they spend on cigarette breaks, the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily has reported.
Senior EU official hopes for solution to row with Warsaw
8 Feb 2018 at 9:08am
European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans said on Thursday after meeting Poland?s foreign minister that he hopes a solution will be found within weeks or months to a dispute between Brussels and Warsaw over contested reforms.
Polish health minister strikes deal with young doctors
8 Feb 2018 at 6:57am
Poland?s health minister on Thursday said he had reached an agreement with young doctors dissatisfied with pay and work conditions and demanding higher health spending.