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The tragedy that happened four years ago continues to arouse emotions in Poland - Ceremonies took place in Warsaw in yesterday honour of the 96 who died, including President Lech Kaczyński and wife Maria, in the Smolensk air disaster on 10 April 2010. At 08.41 am local time a trumpet played at the Powązki Military Cemetery in the Polish capital, the precise time four years ago when the TU-154 aircraft, carrying politicians, officials and top military brass to a WWII Katyn ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

The woman who could be Poland's next prime minister - By Christian Lowe WARSAW (Reuters) - When Polish deputy prime minister Elzbieta Bienkowska applied to study at a prestigious university in Warsaw, she was rejected after one of the interview panel questioned how she could study and raise a family as well. Now, two decades later, Bienkowska has emerged as one of Poland's most visible politicians and a potential candidate to succeed Prime Minister ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Poland: NATO should send troops to east Europe, ignore Russia's objections - By Marcin Goettig and Marcin Goclowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Russia's military intervention in Ukraine's Crimea peninsula makes it vital that NATO station significant numbers of troops in eastern Europe and ignore any objections Russia might have in this respect, Poland's defense minister said. Tomasz Siemoniak, in an interview with Reuters, said western Europe was safe thanks to the U.S. military ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Ceremony honors Kaczynksi, 95 others killed in 2010 plane crash - Ed Adamczyk WARSAW, Poland, April 14 (UPI) -- Warsaw, Poland, held ceremonies to mark the fourth anniversary of the plane crash in Russia that killed 95 people, including Polish President Lech Kaczynski. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

ECB Talking Up QE Focuses Belka on Zloty Defenses: Poland Credit - Skyscrapers stand illuminated at night on the city skyline in Warsaw. Poland's economy will probably grow at 3.1 percent this year, almost double the pace in 2013, according to median of 37 estimates in a Bloomberg survey of analysts. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Poland aims for narrower fiscal deficit in 2015 - government document - By Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland plans to cut its fiscal deficit to 2.5 percent of economic output in 2015, a smaller shortfall than previously planned and currently forecast by the European Commission, a draft government document seen by Reuters showed. Poland, the largest economy in central and eastern Europe, is under the Commission's excessive deficit procedure and has been given ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

France's Total calls time on Polish shale license - * Warsaw anxious to wean itself off Russian energy (Adds company comment, background) WARSAW, April 14 (Reuters) - France's Total has not renewed its only shale gas exploration licence in Poland, a spokesman for the company said on Monday, highlighting the problems Warsaw faces in reducing its reliance on Russian energy. The company said that, despite the presence of gas, it had concluded the ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Poland offers assistance in Moldova's reforms - WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's president has offered wide-ranging assistance to Moldova in reforming its local administration. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Warsaw man arrested after refusing to stop his van - A Warsaw man was arrested Monday night after refusing to stop for deputies.The Hancock County Sheriff's Office says a deputy tried to stop Kenneth Day, 35, east of Basco on County Road 900 North around - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

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Warsaw man arrested for meth after leading police on chase - Quincy Herald Whig - BASCO, Ill. -- A Warsaw was man was arrested on Monday night after fleeing from Hancock County Sheriff's deputies. Deputies attempted to stop Kenneth Day, 35, of Warsaw, around 8:15 p.m. just east of Basco, according to a press release from the Hancock ...Hancock County high-speed chase leads to meth arrest - ConnectTriStates.com powered by KHQA - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Is Warsaw the next Berlin? - Deutsche Welle - Is Warsaw the next Berlin? Is Berlin still the hipster haven number one or is Warsaw taking over with its hip coffee houses and slow food restaurants? Some locals say Poland's capital is slow to change, but you'd better hurry up and visit while it's ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Work begins anew on restoration of artillery piece in Warsaw Village Park - The Daily News Online - David Bassett will give a presentation about the gun's history April 27 at the Warsaw Historical Society. He'll also give some information about how scouting groups, local organizations and the public can become more-involved in the effort. “We've had ... - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Warsaw Parks Releases 2014 Recreation Guide - Stacey Page Online - Warsaw Parks and Recreation Department's 2014 Recreation Guides are now available at the Central Park Office, 117 E. Canal St., Warsaw. Guides will soon be distributed to other city offices, area businesses and local organizations. Information ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Nationalists slam return of Warsaw's Rainbow art installation - thenews.pl - Polish nationalists held a protest in Warsaw on Tuesday against the restoration of a vast art installation that is widely perceived as a symbol of tolerance towards homosexuals. Krzysztof Bosak (C), self-styled Chief of Staff of far-right grouping the ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Warsaw Jews donate Passover food to Ukrainian community - St. Louis Jewish Light - The 200-pound shipment arrived from Warsaw to Lviv on Friday, and from there was transported to Ivano-Frankivsk, a nearby city whose Jewish community experienced a shortage in goods ahead of the holiday, Poland's chief rabbi, Michael Schudrich, told ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Warsaw to host CleansweepNY event - The Daily News Online - If you're a farm or business, you can dispose of them safely when the CleansweepNY program is conducted April 30. The event will be conducted in Warsaw, and is targeting those in Wyoming, Erie, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua and Niagara counties. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

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