Europe

Poland charges two including Huawei manager with spying for China

State TV says a Chinese tech executive at Huawei Poland was arrested, alongside a Polish national.

Poland charges two including Huawei manager with spying for China

Europe

Teenagers die in fire at 'Escape Room' game venue in Poland

Blaze kills five girls during a birthday celebration in northern Poland, according to officials.

Teenagers die in fire at 'Escape Room' game venue in Poland

Global Warming

COP24: Nations agree on global climate pact rules after impasse

Nearly 200 countries overcome divisions, producing 156-page rule book for implementing landmark 2015 Paris Agreement.

Europe

COP24: Coal-dependent Poland refrains from adopting clean energy

It is evident that for coal-dependent nations like Poland, transition to clean energy is long way off.

Climate SOS

No deal in climate change talks would be 'suicidal'

UN chief says failure of negotiations in Katowice will compromise 'best chance to stop runaway climate change'.

Poland

COP24: Solar geoengineering may help limit global warming

Scientists suggest there is high agreement that injection of chemicals into the stratosphere could help limit global warming.

Europe

COP24: Protesters demand action to check global warming

Even as activists are demanding urgent action to save the planet, delegates inside are at odds over a crucial report.

Global Warming

'World is at a crossroads. Act now or risk disaster'

Negotiators from nearly 200 nations have two weeks to agree on details of the 2015 Paris climate accord.

World urged to tackle 'urgent threats' as UN climate talks begin

Global Warming

COP24 focused on setting rules to combat climate change

This year's COP climate conference is seen as the most important one since the 2015 Paris Agreement was signed.

COP24 focused on setting rules to combat climate change

Europe

COP24: World leaders to discuss climate challenges in Poland

Wildfires, droughts and hurricanes are among many environmental challenges to be discussed at the UN climate conference.

Opinion

Polish activists are under attack for standing up to hate

14 brave women who were beaten and prosecuted for protesting against Poland's far right are still awaiting justice.

Catrinel Motoc

by Catrinel Motoc

Catrinel Motoc

Europe

Poland moves to reinstate retired judges to Supreme Court

Reversal of an earlier policy by the ruling party could significantly ease a standoff with the EU.

Poland moves to reinstate retired judges to Supreme Court

Europe

Polish officials march with nationalists on Independence Day

Around 200,000 attend march held by Polish government with nationalist groups on 100th anniversary of independence.

Polish officials march with nationalists on Independence Day

Poland

Warsaw mayor bans far-right Independence Day march

Poland president calls for official state march along the same route that the far-right march was to take place.

Warsaw mayor bans far-right Independence Day march

Poland

How 'banned' Tajik opposition found a home in Poland

Tajiks 'banned' at home form opposition alliance in Poland, where Islamophobia and anti-refugee sentiment is rising.

Tajik dissidents attempt to challenge ruling class from Poland