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# poland - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Polish government furious over censure that could see its EU voting rights taken away
# Politically Motivated
# Politically Motivated

Polish government furious over censure that could see its EU voting rights taken away

Dec 20th 2017, 4:17 PM 22,174 Views 117 Comments

Poland says the move from the EU risks undermining “mutual trust”.

# poland - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,789 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Dec 1st 2017, 4:04 PM 28,262 Views 56 Comments

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# poland - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Family suing gardaí after officers wrongly raided their home
# Wrong House
# Wrong House

Family suing gardaí after officers wrongly raided their home

Nov 23rd 2017, 6:00 AM 26,593 Views 0 Comments

The State offered a full apology to the family in February of this year.

# poland - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Polish government under fire for video encouraging people to 'breed like rabbits'
# Go Forth And Multiply
# Go Forth And Multiply

Polish government under fire for video encouraging people to 'breed like rabbits'

Nov 9th 2017, 10:19 PM 18,995 Views 62 Comments

“We rabbits know a thing or two about how to have a lot of offspring,” says a voice in the clip.

# poland - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Roman Polanski in legal bid to return to US
# Plea Deal
# Plea Deal

Roman Polanski in legal bid to return to US

Aug 19th 2017, 3:45 PM 9,524 Views 20 Comments

The Polish-born filmmaker was accused of drugging and raping an underage girl in 1977.

# poland - Friday 7 July, 2017

The First Lady of Poland made a show of Donald Trump when he tried to shake her hand
# Poland
From The Daily Edge
# Poland

The First Lady of Poland made a show of Donald Trump when he tried to shake her hand

Jul 7th 2017, 8:15 AM 9,223 Views 5 Comments

The look on his face is priceless.

# poland - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Sheridan enhances reputation in Poland with Europa League match-winner
# On Target
From The42
# On Target

Sheridan enhances reputation in Poland with Europa League match-winner

Jun 29th 2017, 6:51 PM 10,757 Views 7 Comments

The Cavan man found the net against Georgian side Dinamo Batumi.

# poland - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

EU takes legal action against Hungary, Poland, and Czechs for refusing to take refugees
# Brussels Frustration
# Brussels Frustration

EU takes legal action against Hungary, Poland, and Czechs for refusing to take refugees

Jun 13th 2017, 7:03 PM 20,216 Views 171 Comments

Around 160,000 migrants in Italy and Greece are to be relocated to other EU states, but that has proven to be a slow process.

# poland - Friday 19 May, 2017

Cillian Sheridan on Ireland chances: ‘Unless you’re an established player it’s going to be different’
# Out Of The Picture
From The42
# Out Of The Picture

Cillian Sheridan on Ireland chances: ‘Unless you’re an established player it’s going to be different’

May 19th 2017, 6:35 PM 6,389 Views 6 Comments

The striker was speaking in a recent interview in Poland about his absence from the national squad.

# poland - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Cillian Sheridan on his blistering start to life in Poland and aspirations to earn an Ireland recall
# An Irishman Abroad
From The42
# An Irishman Abroad

Cillian Sheridan on his blistering start to life in Poland and aspirations to earn an Ireland recall

May 13th 2017, 8:15 AM 9,157 Views 9 Comments

The Cavan-born striker is fronting Jagiellonia Bialystok’s challenge for a first league title in their history.

# poland - Monday 1 May, 2017

Irish striker becoming a cult hero in Poland after bagging yet another match-winner
# Poles Apart
From The42
# Poles Apart

Irish striker becoming a cult hero in Poland after bagging yet another match-winner

May 1st 2017, 10:45 AM 26,547 Views 13 Comments

Cillian Sheridan is in flying form at league leaders Jagiellonia Bialystok.

# poland - Monday 24 April, 2017

Cillian Sheridan scores the winner as Jagiellonia close in on Polish title
# In Form
From The42
# In Form

Cillian Sheridan scores the winner as Jagiellonia close in on Polish title

Apr 24th 2017, 11:40 AM 8,547 Views 3 Comments

The Irish striker now has four goals and three assists for his new club.

# poland - Sunday 26 March, 2017

The incredible story of the zookeepers who saved people from the Nazis
# On Screen
# On Screen

The incredible story of the zookeepers who saved people from the Nazis

Mar 26th 2017, 3:00 PM 17,393 Views 3 Comments

Their story is told in a new Hollywood film called The Zookeeper’s Wife.

# poland - Friday 24 March, 2017

Naked people slaughter a sheep at Auschwitz death camp
# Investigation
# Investigation

Naked people slaughter a sheep at Auschwitz death camp

Mar 24th 2017, 8:09 PM 33,266 Views 42 Comments

Those involved have been detained.

# poland - Friday 10 March, 2017

Poland at risk of isolation in the EU as it opts to become 'complete outsider'
# Go It Alone
# Go It Alone

Poland at risk of isolation in the EU as it opts to become 'complete outsider'

Mar 10th 2017, 8:30 PM 22,716 Views 31 Comments

The Polish government was the only country to oppose the appointment of Donald Tusk as the bloc’s President.

# poland - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Cillian Sheridan hopes Poland move will help him get O'Neill and Keane's attention
# Ambition
From The42
# Ambition

Cillian Sheridan hopes Poland move will help him get O'Neill and Keane's attention

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 5,395 Views 4 Comments

The Cavan-born striker joined Polish title contenders Jagiellonia Bialystok earlier this week.

# poland - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Polish prosecutors investigate play that features sex scenes with statue of Saint John Paul II
# The Curse
# The Curse

Polish prosecutors investigate play that features sex scenes with statue of Saint John Paul II

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:06 PM 12,674 Views 54 Comments

The Roman Catholic Church in Poland has slammed the play as being “blasphemous”.

# poland - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Personal details of 10,000 Auschwitz staff members published online
# Concentration Camp
# Concentration Camp

Personal details of 10,000 Auschwitz staff members published online

Feb 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 22,224 Views 58 Comments

It’s part of a project that will name the staff who worked in death and concentration camps set up in occupied Poland.

# poland - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Preserving a dark history - the conservation project at Nazi Germany's most notorious death camp
# Preserving The Holocaust
# Preserving The Holocaust

Preserving a dark history - the conservation project at Nazi Germany's most notorious death camp

Jan 14th 2017, 3:08 PM 28,073 Views 46 Comments

The aim is not to recreate Auschwitz, but rather to keep it preserved exactly as it was during the dark days of World War II.

# poland - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Six more die as -20 degree temperatures sweep across Poland
# Weather
# Weather

Six more die as -20 degree temperatures sweep across Poland

Jan 10th 2017, 11:10 AM 19,866 Views 30 Comments

A deep freeze sweeping across Europe has left at least 40 dead since the weekend, many of them migrants or homeless people.

# poland - Friday 30 December, 2016

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Truckers across Poland sound their horns as owner of lorry used in Berlin attack laid to rest

Dec 30th 2016, 6:58 PM 30,336 Views 26 Comments

The 37-year-old’s funeral in the northwestern village of Banie was attended by Polish President.

# poland - Friday 23 December, 2016

Polish man being sent home to serve prison sentence refused to board plane in Dublin due to 'fear of flying'
# Extradition
# Extradition

Polish man being sent home to serve prison sentence refused to board plane in Dublin due to 'fear of flying'

Dec 23rd 2016, 5:36 PM 32,767 Views 74 Comments

He may have to be extradited by land and sea.

# poland - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Oscar-winning director won't be sent to the US to face sentence for statutory rape
# Roman Polanski
# Roman Polanski

Oscar-winning director won't be sent to the US to face sentence for statutory rape

Dec 6th 2016, 12:21 PM 11,333 Views 19 Comments

Roman Polanski is still wanted in the United States for sentencing over the 1977 statutory rape of Samantha Gailey.

# poland - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Nationwide protests planned in Poland as ruling party to forge ahead with strict abortion laws
# Rallies
# Rallies

Nationwide protests planned in Poland as ruling party to forge ahead with strict abortion laws

Oct 13th 2016, 2:14 PM 7,683 Views 111 Comments

Poland’s ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski is still planning on pushing ahead with strict abortion laws.

# poland - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

These Roscommon lads are looking for a 'replacement groom' for a stag do on DoneDeal
# Going Stag
From The Daily Edge
# Going Stag

These Roscommon lads are looking for a 'replacement groom' for a stag do on DoneDeal

Oct 12th 2016, 8:38 PM 8,506 Views 1 Comment

As you do.

# poland - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests
# U-turn
# U-turn

Polish government rows back on all-out abortion ban following mass protests

Oct 5th 2016, 5:44 PM 12,462 Views 128 Comments

The minister of science and higher education said the protests have “caused us to think and taught us humility”.

# poland - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

"They’re not being listened to but they’re on the streets protesting as well"
# Abortion Laws
# Abortion Laws

"They’re not being listened to but they’re on the streets protesting as well"

Oct 4th 2016, 6:05 AM 9,057 Views 93 Comments

The Irish and Polish pro-choice movements are not that different.

# poland - Monday 3 October, 2016

Women in Poland went on strike today to protest planned new abortion laws
# Black Monday
# Black Monday

Women in Poland went on strike today to protest planned new abortion laws

Oct 3rd 2016, 2:35 PM 17,862 Views 124 Comments

The new laws propose prison terms of up to five years for women seeking an abortion.

# poland - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Poland pushes ahead with near-total ban on abortion
# Poland
# Poland

Poland pushes ahead with near-total ban on abortion

Sep 24th 2016, 5:50 AM 16,662 Views 58 Comments

A poll published this week by the Newsweek Polska magazine showed that 74% of Poles want to keep the existing law.

# poland - Monday 12 September, 2016

The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust is paying to bring back the body of the champion Irish rower who died in Poland
# Ailish Sheehan
# Ailish Sheehan

The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust is paying to bring back the body of the champion Irish rower who died in Poland

Sep 12th 2016, 9:56 PM 24,274 Views 22 Comments

Ailish Sheehan won bronze in the Women’s Senior Coxed Fours final at the FISU World University Championships in Poznan, Poland last Sunday week.

# poland - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'
# Legend Has It
# Legend Has It

Explorers in Poland dig for 'Nazi train filled with gold'

Aug 20th 2016, 8:45 AM 30,645 Views 38 Comments

A local legend claims the train disappeared in a mountain tunnel as the Germans escaped the advancing Soviet army at the end of World War II.

# poland - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Pope urges 'drowsy and dull kids' to swap sofas and video games for walking boots
# Youth Festival
# Youth Festival

Pope urges 'drowsy and dull kids' to swap sofas and video games for walking boots

Jul 31st 2016, 8:49 AM 10,979 Views 105 Comments

He said, “We didn’t come into the world to ‘vegetate’… We came for another reason: to leave a mark.”

# poland - Thursday 30 June, 2016

As it happened: Poland v Portugal, Euro 2016 quarter-finals From The42
Live Jun 30th 2016, 9:30 PM

As it happened: Poland v Portugal, Euro 2016 quarter-finals

Milik putting Ronaldo worship to one side for 90 minutes
# Never Meet Your Heroes
From The42
# Never Meet Your Heroes

Milik putting Ronaldo worship to one side for 90 minutes

Jun 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 4,421 Views 0 Comments

Arkadiusz Milik will try not to be overawed by facing hero Cristiano Ronaldo in their quarter-final tonight.

# poland - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Lewandowski's goal drought continues for a sixth game as Poland move into last 16
# Poles Apart
From The42
# Poles Apart

Lewandowski's goal drought continues for a sixth game as Poland move into last 16

Jun 21st 2016, 8:42 PM 4,837 Views 4 Comments

The star striker failed to score again as Poland booked their place in the knockout stages with a 1-0 win over Ukraine.

# poland - Thursday 16 June, 2016

As it happened: Germany v Poland, Euro 2016 From The42
Live Jun 16th 2016, 9:00 PM

As it happened: Germany v Poland, Euro 2016

# poland - Monday 13 June, 2016

'We tried everything after going behind but the better team won'
# Euro 2016
From The42
# Euro 2016

'We tried everything after going behind but the better team won'

Jun 13th 2016, 12:05 AM 4,983 Views 6 Comments

Michael O’Neill saw his side suffer defeat in their opening game of the tournament.

# poland - Sunday 12 June, 2016

As it happened: Poland v Northern Ireland, Euro 2016 From The42
Live Jun 12th 2016, 5:20 PM

As it happened: Poland v Northern Ireland, Euro 2016

'Poland will always be my side, but Ireland will definitely be my second team, it's my home now'
# Home Away From Home
From The42
# Home Away From Home

'Poland will always be my side, but Ireland will definitely be my second team, it's my home now'

Jun 12th 2016, 12:29 AM 12,376 Views 11 Comments

Pawel Skura, who runs a website for Polish football fans living in Ireland, speaks to the42 ahead of their Euro 2016 campaign.