Drivers under 24 are characterized by bravado and are the perpetrators of the biggest number of road accidents in Poland, reads a report by the National Police HeadquartersAUDIO 1 AUDIO>>> Иллюстративное фотоpixabay.com/valtercirillo/Pixabay License Presented by Sławek Szefs with Agnieszka Bielawska We shall also tell you about the growing popularity of international cuisine among Poles and examine the motives for a "sugar tax" proposal. Radio Poland>>>

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Director Agnieszka Holland’s film Mr. Jones won the top award at the 44th Gdynia Film Festival on Saturday night. Poland's Agnieszka Holland with the prize.PAP/Adam Warżawa Mr. Jones tells the life story of a Welsh journalist Gareth Jones, who reported on the Great Famine in Soviet Ukraine which killed millions in 1932 and 1933. Gareth Jones was murdered in 1935 in mysterious circumstances amid suspicions that his death had

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A special group will be set up to create legislation aimed at countering 'pathostreaming' and cyberbullying on the web, Poland’s digital affairs minister Marek Zagórski said on Saturday. Poland's Marek Zagórski.PAP/Artur Reszko 'Pathostreaming' stands for live streaming of content which includes pathological behaviors, such as cruelty, bullying, and various other forms of violence, often mixed with sexual activities. This sort of streaming has become popular among Poland’s youth

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Poles have been encouraged to join a global climate protest that begins on Friday to demand an end to the use of fossil fuels. Pixabay LicenseImage by Darwin Laganzon from Pixabay People in at least 60 cities across Poland are expected to take part in the Global Climate Strike and a week of environmental action from September 20 to 27. Environmentalists have appealed to teachers to allow schoolchildren

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Poland’s president has signed into effect a plan by the country’s governing conservatives to cut personal income tax from 18 to 17 percent, his office said on Thursday. Polish President Andrzej DudaPhoto: president.pl President Andrzej Duda greenlighted the measure after it passed in a 62-1 vote with no abstentions in the upper house of parliament at the end of last month. The legislation was earlier overwhelmingly approved by the lower chamber of Poland's bicameral

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Big Polish cities are experiencing a baby boom, according to a new report. Image by Rainer Maiores from Pixabay (Pixabay License) In a trend that has caused surprise, more children have been born recently in Poland’s largest cities per woman of reproductive age than in the country as a whole, state news agency PAP reported. But the trend is a temporary one, according to sociologist Prof. Piotr Szukalski from

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Polish race driver Robert Kubica announced on Thursday he would leave British team Williams at the end of the season, in a disappointing finale to an extraordinary Formula 1 comeback. Robert KubicaPhoto: EPA/DIEGO AZUBEL “I am looking for different opportunities,” Kubica told reporters at a Singapore Grand Prix news conference. “In order to evaluate other opportunities I have taken the decision that I will not continue more with

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Average wages in Poland rose 6.8 percent in August compared with the same month last year, the country’s Central Statistical Office said on Wednesday. Image by Adam Górka from Pixabay pixabay.com/Pixabay License The average gross Polish monthly wage in August was PLN 5,125.26 (EUR 1,180, USD 1,305), the state-run statistics agency reported. Meanwhile, employment in Polish companies increased 2.6 percent last month on average in year-on-year terms, according to the statistical office. The

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Poland's ambassador to Britain has written a letter to Poles in the UK in which he urges them to “secure their future".AUDIO 1 04'23NFP 19 09 18 AMBASSADOR RZEGOCKI Image by Tumisu from Pixabay Pixabay License Ambassador Arkady Rzegocki has appealed in a letter to all Polish people living in the United Kingdom who do not hold British citizenship to apply for “settled status” if they wish to remain in

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Polish jazz heavyweight Jan 'Ptaszyn' Wróblewski was among those taking out the top gongs as the country’s Public Media Awards were handed out in Warsaw on Monday. Jan 'Ptaszyn' Wróblewski during the Public Media Awards at Warsaw's Polski Theatre on Monday. Photo: PAP/Leszek Szymański Wróblewski, a veteran saxophone player with decades of performing, composing and recording experience, walked away with an award in the Music category. Meanwhile, theatre director Wawrzyniec Kostrzewski claimed the

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