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Poland risks controversy on independence centenary
Poland risks controversy on independence centenary
Poles mark a century of independence on Sunday amid tensions in the deeply polarised country over the prominent role that marginal far-right groups...
Poland illegally logged in ancient forest — EU
Poland illegally logged in ancient forest — EU
Poland's rightwing government broke the law by logging in one of Europe's last primeval forests, the legal adviser to the EU's top court said...
Urinating troops 'democratise' evil of war
Urinating troops 'democratise' evil of war
It is as much a document of the information age as a horror of war. A video anonymously posted on YouTube apparently shows four United States...
Mini-kangaroos nabbed at Polish border
Mini-kangaroos nabbed at Polish border
Polish border guards said on Wednesday they had foiled an attempt to smuggle kangaroos, miniature ponies and 11 pheasants in a passenger bus across...
Polish man struggles to return from the dead
Polish man struggles to return from the dead
Piotr Kucy (38) from the city of Polkowice in south-west Poland was wrongly identified by authorities last August as a drowned man, only to show up...
It's official -- Polish post is slow as snails
It's official -- Polish post is slow as snails
An IT worker, after receiving a letter on January 3 that was sent on December 20 as priority mail, calculated that a snail would have made it even...
Man runs into his wife at brothel
Man runs into his wife at brothel
A Polish man got the shock of his life when he visited a brothel and spotted his wife among the establishment's employees. Polish tabloid Super...
Truth stranger than fiction as Polish author jailed
Truth stranger than fiction as Polish author jailed
A Polish crime writer has been jailed for 25 years after authorities found he had committed a murder that had been described in one of his...
Polish premier's mum holds the purse strings
Polish premier's mum holds the purse strings
Polish Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski revealed on Thursday that he doesn't have a bank account and instead hands his salary over to his...
Historian shocks Poland with charges of ethnic cleansing
Historian shocks Poland with charges of ethnic cleansing
Accusing Poland of having forced out Jews who survived the Holocaust, United States-based historian Jan Gross sparked a backlash ahead of the...
Poles start voting in early parliamentary election
Poles start voting in early parliamentary election
Poles began voting on Sunday in a snap parliamentary election that could cost the ruling Kaczynski twins their full grip on government in the...
'Propagated homosexuality' irks Polish minister
'Propagated homosexuality' irks Polish minister
Poland's education minister on Wednesday called for a ban on the "propagation of homosexuality" in the country's schools, a plan that he argues...