Poland’s agricultural minister Marek Sawicki said he will resign on Wednesday over alleged irregularities in the ministry’s agency responsible for disbursing European Union farm subsidies. Continue reading
Poland’s main opposition party, Law and Justice, has expelled three prominent members who had called for more openness from leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski — a critical split for a party that has not won an election in six years.
The three include Zbigniew Ziobro, the party’s vice chairman and a former justice minister long considered a rising star in the party. Continue reading
Poland’s centrist, pro-business ruling party Civic Platform (PO) is trying to avoid or at least defer painful economic reforms in the hope of increasing its parliamentary majority in an election scheduled for next autumn. Continue reading
On Thursday, Polandâ€™s acting president and Civic Platform presidential candidate Bronislaw Komorowski surprised markets and his partyâ€™s junior coalition partner by proposing Marek Belka as the candidate for the central bank head. Continue reading
Shadow environment secretary Nick Herbert will attend a gay rights march in Warsaw in July and also talk to politicians… Continue reading
Poland’s center-right governing party has chosen Parliament Speaker Bronislaw Komorowski as its candidate for president.
The pro-EU Civic Platform chose Komorowski over Foreign Minister Radek… Continue reading
On a recent Saturday night at Brave New World, an expansive, smoke-filled bar and leftist club that has become one of the capitalâ€™s hippest venues, clutches of stylishly dressed young people expounded on the virtues of Karl Marx and social… Continue reading
The party gave the president its backing at a convention Sunday, saying in a resolution that the mission he… Continue reading
What weâ€™re getting instead is less a tragedy than… Continue reading
The Foreign Ministry made the announcement Monday but did not… Continue reading