On Sunday (19 Sep), the 14th Katyn Shadow March, a tribute to over 20,000 Polish citizens murdered by the Soviets in 1940, began at the Museum of the Polish Army in Warsaw.
On September 23, at the Staszic Palace in Warsaw, the second edition of the Our Future Forum conference will be held, organized by Our Future Foundation - a foundation associating students of leading Polish and foreign universities. Representatives of Polish business, public institutions, as well as high school students and students will meet to discuss how to fight the exclusion and inequalities of young people's access to education.
How does global warming affect Siberian waters? What pollutants could be released from the melting permafrost? These questions are being investigated by specialists from scientific centers in Gdańsk and Bydgoszcz.
The Mire - a series about a double murder and a journalistic investigation, starring, among others, Andrzej Seweryn and Dawid Ogrodnik, debuted on August 19, 2018, on the Showmax platform (now acquired by Netflix) "The 1980s seemed to be the best background to set the story," said director Jan Holoubek.
PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna, as the only company from Poland, has found itself among the companies with the best investor relations in this year's international survey by Institutional Investor, a leading global publisher in the area of finance.
500 additional soldiers and equipment for the Border Guard. Kamiński: We must firmly defend our border
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki reported today that an analysis of the situation on the border with Belarus has been carried out. "We are dealing with an organized, massive action to destabilize the situation," he reported. Mariusz Kaminski stressed that we must continue to defend our border firmly.
The InSilesia - Investment SFR Competition received as many as 100 entries. The competition for startups is a joint initiative of the Silesian Development Fund and the famous Silicon Valley (Dolina Krzemowa) accelerator Plug and Play. The final of the competition will be held on October 7 at the Silesian Stadium - on the second day of the European Future Forum. As much as PLN 150 thousand is waiting in the prize pool.
This is the end of the European Championships. Poland with the bronze medal, Slovenia with silver, and Italy with gold one
The European Volleyball Championship ended today with two matches in the Katowice Spodek. Poles won with the Serbian team 3:0 thus winning the bronze medal.
The European Economic Congress (EEC) in Katowice is the largest business event in Central Europe, a three-day series of debates, meetings, and accompanying events attended by leading figures from the world of politics, business, science, economy, and local government.
The Museum of Beskid Skiing is to be established in Wisła by the local and Silesian authorities. Tadeusz Papierzyński from the Wisła municipal office said that the opening could take place in autumn 2023. The exposition will be based mainly on trophies and collections of Adam Małysz.
The smell of forests, fields, and the fruits of the annual harvest. That’s what you can find in the Świętokrzyskie cuisine.
Poland will play with Serbia for the bronze at the volleyball championships in Europe. Most fans and experts predicted before the semifinals that these teams would fight for the gold medals, but in sports, not everything can be predicted.
Since March 2016, Stołowe Mountain National Park has been using a new logotype. It presents a stylized sandstone rock formation and an outline of Szczeliniec Wielki - the highest peak of the Stołowe Mountains.
What coud be hidden under Kamienna Góra? "Since the entrances were blown up, no one has been there."
Members of the Association of Lovers of Upper Lusatia from Lubań entered a part of the corridor in the cellars of Kamienna Góra. So far, they have found carts, tracks, or tools there. During World War II, Nazi troops stayed there.
Today's match was a real challenge for the Poles. Despite many efforts and challenges the Polish team failed to win today's match and will fight tomorrow for the bronze medal.
Sellin: Hitler and Stalin knew that the European order would not be broken without destroying Poland
Hitler and Stalin knew that the European order would not be broken without the liquidation of the Polish state. It was the Polish state that fought for freedom, for European and Christian civilization, said Deputy Minister of Culture, National Heritage and Sports Jarosław Sellin in an interview with the Niezalezna .pl website.
Celebrations related to the official opening of the Siberian Memorial Museum - a nationwide cultural institution presenting, among others, the issue of deporting Poles to the East. The first visitors can see the exhibition from Saturday.
There are only a few days left and only a few places left to take part in Polish qualifiers of the FIA Rally Star project, which will be held on 25th-26th September on Modlin Circuit.
Two matches for the final will take place today in Katowice in Spodek. At 5:30 PM Poland will face Slovenia and at 8:30 PM Italy will fight against Serbia.
On Saturday (today) in Warsaw a two-day international conference "GenFree: Three Seas Generation Freedom" starts. It is devoted to the development prospects of the Three Seas Region in the coming decades. The event will be attended by prominent scientists, politicians, diplomats, business representatives, and renowned journalists representing almost all countries associated with the Three Seas Initiative.
Amputee football: Polish success at the Euro! The white-red team defeated France and advanced to the semifinals
Polish national team defeated France 2:0 in the quarterfinals of the European Championships in amputee football played in Krakow. In Saturday's semi-final, the White and Red team will face Spain.
Forced deportations of Polish citizens to Russia is one of the most tragic pages in our history, wrote Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki in a letter to the participants of the opening ceremony of the Siberian Memorial Museum. "It is a drama that we still remember and which remains an unhealed wound for us to this day," he added.
“The Soviet machine of lying propaganda for decades presented the aggression of September 17, 1939, from a convenient point of view. These days also, despite numerous publications and in the face of obvious facts, the authorities of the Russian Federation are trying pushily to portray this armed aggression as an +act of liberation+. It was an act of enslavement and terror, marked by hundreds of thousands of victims among Polish citizens of many faiths and nationalities. It is worth remembering,” wrote the President of the Institute of National Remembrance, Dr. Kamil Nawrocki, in the article on the eve of the anniversary of the Soviet attack on Poland.
82 years ago, on September 17, 1939, in violation of the Polish-Soviet non-aggression pact, the Red Army entered the territory of the Republic of Poland, implementing the arrangements contained in the secret protocol of the Ribbentrop-Molotov Pact. A consequence of the alliance of the two totalitarian regimes was the partition of lonely Poland.
Orlen Paralympic Run 2021 is addressed to everyone - able-bodied as well as disabled people; amateurs and professionals. We want to show that it is possible to achieve the set goal regardless of the degree of disability and sports level. The run is supposed to bring people together. Just like our Paralympic champions, we want to show that the impossible does not exist. The run will take place over two distances: 1 km and 5 km. We do not award places in categories, there is no podium - everyone who runs one of the distances is a winner. Participation in the event is free.
Natalia Kałucka, competing in the time trial, won the gold medal and Aleksandra Mirosław the bronze medal at the world championships in sport climbing in Moscow. The silver was won by the representative of the hosts Julia Kaplina.
The request for a confrontation of witnesses was filed by the prosecution on Thursday during the trial of Aleksander Gawronik, accused of inciting the murder of journalist Jarosław Ziętara. Those are the persons, who have already testified in the trial: the founder of Elektromis Mariusz Ś. and the former editor-in-chief of the weekly Wprost.
One of the oldest film events in Europe, promotion of Polish cinematography, crucial Polish film event. Another edition, new films, new emotions.
Quite unexpectedly, the official "Kanał Sportowy" account on YouTube was blocked today. Could it be that the internet giants are also taking on platforms that provide sports content? - One day you're there, the next day you're gone. The lack of clear regulations on online censorship will be devastating, says Deputy Minister Sebastian Kaleta.
Krakow and Warsaw. On Saturday, September 11, these cities hosted the audience of the 4th Congress of the Patriotism Academy. The guests of the convention were journalists, among others journalist Jacek Liziniewicz, D.Sc Klaudia Cymanow-Sosin, and Piotr Wasilewski.
The PGE Foundation made another donation to the Warsaw Uprising Memorial Museum for the purchase of original conspiracy documents of the Home Army from 1943-1944. The collection consists of reports, combat reports, situational reports from the units included in the 2nd Region of the 1st District of Śródmieście South of the Home Army.
Poland and Hungary are the last countries to leave the European Union, said Ryszard Terlecki, the Deputy Speaker of the Sejm, the head of the PiS (Law and Justice party) club on Thursday. He also announced that Poland would actively participate in the discussion on the future of the EU.
Poland is the bookmakers' favorite to win Saturday's European Championship semi-final match against Slovenia. In case of overcoming this obstacle, bookmakers bet on the White-Reds also in the final match, both if the opponent is Serbia or Italy.
Electromobility is gradually ceasing to be an alien, niche term used by experts, and is becoming part of the public discussion. Technology has begun to catch up with our needs, which are the desire to move quickly but also to fight for the environment. It is the topic of electric bikes in the Polish electromobility plan that the September forum, organized by Targi Kielce in cooperation with the Polish Bicycle Association, will be devoted to.
Over 800 years of history, an altar by Veit Stoss (Wit Stwosz), a bugle call, the starry polychrome of the vault by Jan Matejko. And all this in one church in the center of Krakow!
Police officers from the Gdańsk Central Bureau of Investigation will drive cars that previously belonged to criminals. The public prosecutor seized the cars from the drug mafia and handed them over to the police under the so-called Covid Law.
An oil painting by Finnish painter Albert Edelfelt "Under the Birches / Children in a Birch Forest by the Haiko Fjord" from 1882, lost during World War II, found its way to the collection of the National Museum in Warsaw thanks to the efforts of the Ministry of Culture, National Heritage and Sport.
The stained glass window "Apollo. System Copernicus" - reconstructed based on a project by Stanisław Wyspiański - will be presented at the exhibition devoted to the art of Young Poland at the William Morris Gallery in London.
PGE and Ørsted are launching a tender for the supplier of wind turbine generators for the Offshore Wind Farm Baltica (OWF Baltica), the most capital-intensive part of the investment.
Lublin hosted a memorable event, as on 24 August the first-ever installation of sun breaker lamellas with perovskite cells was unveiled.
How do State Forests try to reconcile the different expectations of the public and the needs of the timber industry and economic development of the country at the same time? What is sustainable, multifunctional forest management? How do foresters ensure the sustainability of the forest? These questions, among others, are to be answered by the national social campaign of the State Forests "FOR FOREST, FOR PEOPLE" starting on 16 September this year.
Cebularz is a characteristic showpiece of Lublin. You can find it in practically every bakery in Lublin. They are tempting in appearance and smell.
Are we creating the future seen by Stanisław Lem? Polish scientists join forces with online creators on Facebook and Instagram
Facebook celebrates the 100th anniversary of Stanisław Lem's birth and encourages us to peek into the future of science and technology in reference to the works of the Polish master of science fiction. In a campaign launched by the company, popular creators give the floor to scientists who take over their social media feeds and compare the future that Lem saw with their research and reflections. The vision of the future created by Polish researchers can be found on the channels of Make Life Harder, Kasia Gandor, Michał Korkosz "Rozkoszny", Remigiusz Maciaszek "Rock" and Patryk Mikiciuk, among others.
Democracy is a universal value based on the freedom to decide on the shape of political, economic, and social systems - this is the message of the holiday proclaimed by the United Nations.
Lublin's most famous bakery product – round-shaped wheat flatbread, crunchy and topped with onions and poppy seeds called cebularz.
Today's match between the Poles and the Russians will surely pass into history. The win guaranteed Poland's promotion to the semifinals of the European Volleyball Championship. After a fierce battle, the Poles won 3:0 against the Russians.