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1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

Why one Polish MP is working as a handyman in London

Artur Debski and Krzysztof Nowak sit outside a London pub on Saturday. Mr. Debski is a member of the Polish parliament, but has been living the life of a migrant worker in London to experience what life is like for the hundreds of thousands of Poles - like Mr. Nowak, a chef originally from Warsaw - who have left their homeland since 2004 to work in ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

Man found hanging in Poole Park named as Polish-born Cezary Staszak

At an inquest today it was revealed that Mr Staszak was found hanging behind a toilet building by a council worker.

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6 hrs ago | Anna.aero

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register -...

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register - you've missed your chance to vote for the Cake of the Week S14 Part 2 This impressive suitcase-shaped cake was created to celebrate Ryanair's introduction of its daily Polish domestic flights from Warsaw Modlin to both Gdansk and Wroclaw.

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10 hrs ago | Daily Record

For Eastern Europeans, Easter food is a blend of culture and tradition

While Easter is about colored eggs, chocolate bunnies and spring flowers, it's also a time for renewal -- a time for many Eastern European immigrants to remember the traditions of their old countries and keep them alive in America.

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14 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Ukraine upends Poland's EU election campaign

A man waves a Ukrainian national flag during a pro-Ukraine rally in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk on April 15, 2014.

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15 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

Fusebox Festival: Sewn on the Street

Can you stitch up a garment in the same amount of time as the average sweatshop worker? Find out at the Fusebox Festival's Machine Shop Series as textile artists Monika Jakubiak of Warsaw, Poland, and Rebecca Layton of Austin invite you to take a seat in their pop-up sweatshop and make garments on the spot.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

'Holocaust' haggadah's cynical illustrations still bite

For world Jewry today, what could be a more contemporary take on the Exodus story than portraying the Egyptians as Nazis and the Hebrew slaves as European Jews? This vision, Arthur Szyk's illumination of his Haggadah for Passover, is widely acclaimed as the famed Jewish activist artist's masterpiece.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Europe to Florida in a kayak: Another bucket list check

Doba, 67, isn't making the record-setting transatlantic trip for money, but because it's on his bucket list, a friend waiting for his arrival in North America said.

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Iol.co.za

Tusk's daughter threatened over jet crash

Poland's prime minister said on Tuesday security for his daughter has been increased after she received many death threats vowing to avenge the "murder" of people killed in the 2010 crash of a government jet in Smolensk, Russia.

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Warsaw Business Journal

PD Co to build mine in south-east Poland

PD Co, owned by Australian Prarie Downs Metals Limited, is planning to build a mine in the Lublin coal basin, PD's CEO Janusz Jakimowicz said on Monday.

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Capital Ethiopia

The richest person in Poland to invest in Ethiopia

The polish billionaire, Jan Kulczyk is keen to invest in the energy sector in Ethiopia.

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Echo-news.co.uk

Flybe cancels flights from Southend Airport

FLYBE has cancelled flights from Southend Airport to Cologne after only a week as rival Ryanair announced flights from Stansted.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

New Museum to Host One-Day Exhibit of Sculptures by Pawe, Althamer & Collaborators, 4/17

During the final weeks of Polish artist Pawe Althamer's first US museum show, the artist will invite the public to a one-day exhibition of new sculptures made on-site and will distribute pieces of Draftsmen's Congress to New Museum visitors.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Salim Khan down with malaria

He has been diagnosed with malaria. Now that his ailment is diagnosed Salman Khan's dad is said to be getting better.

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Hospitality Net

Will CEE & CIS Hospitality Industry Find Profit in Turning Green?

Sustainabiltity has become the pressing issues over the last decade, reaching the top on the priority list of the senior management of the hospitality companies.

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Reuters

France's Total fails to renew Polish shale licence -ministry

France's Total has not renewed its only shale gas exploration licence in Poland, a spokesman for Poland's environment ministry said on Monday, in the latest decision from an oil major rethinking shale plans in the country.

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Reuters

The woman who could be Poland's next prime minister

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.

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This Is London

GlaxoSmithKline faces bribery investigation in Poland

Brentford-based drug giant GlaxoSmithKline allegedly bribed doctors in Poland using money that was meant to be spent on educating patients.

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Reuters

GSK faces criminal bribery investigation in Poland

Poland's Central Anti-Corruption Bureau, or CBA, said on Monday that 13 people had been charged in connection with the investigation launched by Polish prosecutors.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-GSK faces criminal bribery investigation in Poland

GlaxoSmithKline is facing a criminal investigation in Poland for allegedly bribing doctors to promote its lung drug Seretide, adding to problems for a company already accused of corruption in China and Iraq.

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