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# 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 8,554 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 17,471 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 33,288 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 22,761 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 5,401 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 12,682 Views 41 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 22,249 Views 57 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 28,117 Views 47 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 19,868 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 30,374 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 32,798 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 11,345 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 7,688 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 8,514 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 12,472 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 9,080 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 17,866 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 16,675 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 24,305 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 30,651 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 10,990 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 4,428 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 4,838 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 12,418 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.

# poland - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Employee killed when 36 tonnes of food collapsed onto him
# Court
# Court

Employee killed when 36 tonnes of food collapsed onto him

Apr 13th 2016, 6:05 PM 35,642 Views 5 Comments

VF Coldstores is to be sentenced for breaching health and safety laws.

# poland - Monday 4 April, 2016

Women walk out of church as priest reads anti-abortion letter
# Poland
# Poland

Women walk out of church as priest reads anti-abortion letter

Apr 4th 2016, 1:56 PM 30,697 Views 255 Comments

The letter was read out as the Catholic Church in Poland launched its campaign in support of proposed legislation to ban abortion.

# poland - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick's Day
# Turbo The Goat
# Turbo The Goat

Here are the landmarks going green for the first time this St Patrick's Day

Mar 12th 2016, 3:00 PM 25,300 Views 30 Comments

The Global Greening is in its seventh year.

Fund set up to help pay for Karol Rozycki's burial in Poland
# Killarney
# Killarney

Fund set up to help pay for Karol Rozycki's burial in Poland

Mar 12th 2016, 7:00 AM 18,382 Views 14 Comments

The 11-month-old died in Co Kerry last weekend.

# poland - Friday 19 February, 2016

Outrage over Polish magazine cover depicting the "Islamic Rape of Europe"
# W Sieci
# W Sieci

Outrage over Polish magazine cover depicting the "Islamic Rape of Europe"

Feb 19th 2016, 8:20 AM 41,415 Views 256 Comments

The picture has been compared to Nazi propaganda.

# poland - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Was Polish anti-Communist hero Lech Walesa secretly a Communist informant?
# Say It Ain't So
# Say It Ain't So

Was Polish anti-Communist hero Lech Walesa secretly a Communist informant?

Feb 18th 2016, 7:43 PM 14,892 Views 34 Comments

Shocking new documents suggest the Solidarity icon was a paid informant for the secret police. But Walesa says they’re fake.

# poland - Monday 4 January, 2016

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps
# Deadly Cold
# Deadly Cold

21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps

Jan 4th 2016, 1:49 PM 19,893 Views 1 Comment

It was one of the country’s deadliest cold spells.

# poland - Friday 1 January, 2016

Check out this fascinating World War I recruitment poster targeting Irish men
# The Uk Wants You
# The Uk Wants You

Check out this fascinating World War I recruitment poster targeting Irish men

Jan 1st 2016, 9:15 AM 13,539 Views 18 Comments

“Is Germany going to treat Ireland differently from Poland?”

# poland - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train
# War Booty
# War Booty

No treasure found in dig for legendary gold-filled Nazi train

Dec 15th 2015, 4:35 PM 20,691 Views 20 Comments

Rumours persist that the train is buried in an underground tunnel.

# poland - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland's potential opponents in Pot 3
# In The Hat
From The42
# In The Hat

Euro 2016 draw: We rank Ireland's potential opponents in Pot 3

Dec 9th 2015, 4:33 PM 10,720 Views 12 Comments

The groups for the tournament will be confirmed on Saturday so we take a closer look at who Martin O’Neill’s side could be pitted against.

# poland - Saturday 5 December, 2015

There's a strange forest in Poland that's filled with crooked trees — and no one can explain how it got that way
# Spooky
# Spooky

There's a strange forest in Poland that's filled with crooked trees — and no one can explain how it got that way

Dec 5th 2015, 11:15 AM 29,040 Views 33 Comments

The “Crooked Forest” rests within an area outside of Nowe Czarnowo in the West Pomerania region of Poland.

# poland - Friday 27 November, 2015

Poland refuses to extradite film director Polanski to US over rape of 13-year-old
# Extradition Saga
# Extradition Saga

Poland refuses to extradite film director Polanski to US over rape of 13-year-old

Nov 27th 2015, 8:30 PM 14,056 Views 19 Comments

The latest chapter in a four-decade saga.