Warsaw

Poland becomes first country from former Soviet bloc to be ranked a 'developed market'

Poland has become the first country from Central and Eastern Europe to be ranked a "developed market" on the FTSE Russell index.<p>The country now joins the likes of the UK, US and Japan in the index’s list of the 25 most advanced global economies.<p>It marks the first time in a decade that a country has …

Eastern Europe

EU takes Poland to top court over judicial reform

BRUSSELS (AFP) -<p>The European Union announced Monday it will take Poland to the bloc's top court to stop alleged breaches of the independence of the country's supreme court.<p>The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, said Poland's decision to lower the age at which Supreme Court judges must …

European Union

House On The Hills

Located in a small town in northwestern Poland, closer to Berlin than Warsaw, House On The Hills uses its geometric form to stand out from its …

Food & Dining

Go Somewhere Everyone On Instagram Isn’t Going This Summer—Poland

I write <i>a lot</i> about travel, and because work is work no matter how cool-seeming your profession, these days it’s tough to get me excited about almost …

Lifestyle

Pawlikowski’s ‘Cold War’ chosen as Poland's Oscar contender

PR dla Zagranicy<p>Polish-British director Paweł Pawlikowski’s film "Cold War” was on Monday selected as Poland’s entry for a foreign-language …

Cold War

Teachers, Others Demand Wage Hikes at Protest in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Thousands of state employees in Poland, including teachers, firefighters and health workers, have protested in Warsaw to demand …

Employment

Spark SQL - replace nulls with default values

I have the following dataframe schema:And my dataframe looks like this:I want to replace all of null values with string "unknown". When I use na.fill …

Sql

3 days in Warsaw, Poland

Split in two by the longest river in Poland, the Vistula River, Warsaw is the country’s sprawling capital city. Despite its turbulent and depressing …

Acquainted

Commission to take Poland to top EU court over court reforms, source says

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission decided this week to take Poland to the top European Union court over court reforms the EU says could threaten the independence of the Polish judiciary, a senior EU official said.<p>FILE PHOTO: A protester holds EU and Polish flags during an anti-government …

European Union

The Holocaust, vengeance and the Palestinians

For Jews 50 and older, there is only one collective memory. It was given to me when I was little, when my mother told me about the Jews hiding in …

Israeli Palestinian Conflict

Permanent Chair of Polish Culture Presents "Uprising"

<b>BUFFALO, NY –</b> The Permanent Chair of Polish Culture at Canisius College and the Polish Art Club of Buffalo, with assistance from the Polish Legacy …

Canisius College

AP Interview: Chopin contest winner praises old pianos

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The winner of the world's 1st Chopin competition on historic pianos says the search for the original sound restores the appeal of classical music and helps artists understand the composer's intentions.<p>Tomasz Ritter of Poland was named the best of 30 young pianists at the 1st …

World News

rump says US may set up base in Poland

Click for full view<p>President of Poland Andrzej Duda (L) speaks as US President Donald J. Trump (R) listens at a Joint Press Conference in the East …

European News

NB# EXPLORES WARSAW IN 'VISTULA VISTA' FOR A BRIEF GLANCE MAG

The Italian New Balance Numeric team skate and explore Warsaw in "Vistula Vista," for <i>A Brief Glance</i> skateboard mag. The idea of going to Warsaw was …

Skateboarding

2018 warsaw home trade fair set to be bigger and better than ever

returning for its third edition, <b>the 2018 warsaw home trade fair is set to be its most immense, impressive and inspiring exhibition to date.</b> the event …

Eastern Europe

Germany and France urge Poland to halt judicial overhaul | Financial Times

Germany and France have joined forces to press Poland to back down over a contentious judicial overhaul in the latest sign of the widening EU rift …

Central Europe

EU Official Sees New Justice Independence Threat in Poland

BRUSSELS (AP) — A top European Union official says Poland's government appears to have taken new steps recently that could undermine the independence …

European Union

Sheraton Warsaw Hotel Review: Putting Myself Back Together Again

I arrived at the Sheraton at 2AM, ready to sleep after my aforementioned ordeal. I was told that I had been upgraded to a suite. Spent, I would’ve …

Potatoes

WIG Quote - Warsaw Stock Exchange WIG Total Return Index - Bloomberg Markets

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.Learn More<p>WIG:IND<p>Warsaw Stock Exchange WIG Total Return …

Bloomberg Terminal

Brussels renews push against Poland’s judicial overhaul | Financial Times

European minsters will meet on Tuesday for the latest round of argument over how to deal with a Polish judicial overhaul that EU critics say flouts …

Judiciary

High water closes large sections of I-40, I-95

WARSAW, N.C. (WNCN) - Large sections of both Interstate-40 and 95 are closed in the wake of Hurricane Florence.<p>I-40 is closed at exit 364 near Warsaw …

North Carolina

Duster add third Brooklyn reunion show (with Gibby Haynes)

Indie vets <b>Duster</b> have added a third Brooklyn reunion show, following two that already sold out (12/14 opening for (Sandy) Alex G at Warsaw and 12/15 …

Surfing

Majlis Podcast: Handshakes, Hugs, And Punches As Tajik Government, Opposition Meet

Representatives of the Tajik government and members of banned Tajik opposition groups came to the OSCE's annual Human Dimension Implementation …

Tajikistan

Missouri school district to have 4-day school weeks

WARSAW, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri school district has adopted a four-day school week schedule.<p>Warsaw R-IX School District students now attend class Tuesday through Friday, the Sedalia Democrat reported . The Board of Education voted in March to switch to the new schedule.<p>The district hopes to increase …

School Administration

Poland: Warsaw landmark outfitted with anti-govt watchword

Anti-government demonstrators have clad Warsaw's most popular statue in a tunic with "Constitution" written on it while opposing changes to Poland's …

European Union

PWT Stop #4 - Wakesurf Winning Run

Parker Payne lit the waters of Center Lake in Warsaw, Indiana on fire at the final stop of the 2018 Supra Boats Pro Wakesurf Tour. Utilizing both his …

Wakeboarding

Box: Warsaw 11, Wright City 1

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High School Sports

Warsaw restarts tender for up to 213 trams - International Railway Journal

Warsaw Tramways announced on September 14 that it has launched a new tender for up to 213 low-floor LRVs, a year after it abandoned a similar …

Railroads

AP Interview: Poland seeks EU 'empathy' for US sanctions

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland sees itself as a bridge in trans-Atlantic rifts between the European Union and the Trump administration and wants the EU to show "greater empathy" for U.S. sanctions on Iran, the country's foreign minister said Friday.<p>Minister Jacek Czaputowicz told The Associated Press …

Finance

Warsaw Prosecutor won't investigate anti-semitic letter

The prosecutor's office didn't even provide any reasons for the inactivity.<p>><br>• ><p>THE WARSAW Uprising Monument at Krasinski Square, in Warsaw, Poland.. …

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