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91% of Poles use mobile phones

Mobile-phone penetration in Poland is among the highest in Europe, with around 91 percent of Poles using such a device on a regular basis. Of these, 41 percent own classic-style

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Four Poles jailed for attack on UK lecturer

Four Polish men have been given stiff prison sentences for attacking a UK academic at his London home. The attack on 11 August 2014 left lecturer Paul Kohler with a

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Collective memory of Auschwitz ‘very important’ for Poles

A new survey released by CBOS pollsters reveals that the overwhelming majority of Poles believe that the Nazi German concentration camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau holds an important place in the nation’s

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Poles recorded footage of Charlie Hebdo attackers (VIDEO)

Footage apparently filmed by Poles has emerged on the internet showing masked men shooting at a police car in Paris in the wake of the 7 January attacks on the

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Growing number of Poles online

Close to eight out of ten Polish households now use computers and internet access for shopping, chat and other services, according to a new survey. Almost 10 million Polish households,

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Poles ‚fighting with separatists in Ukraine’

The co-chairman of the Novorossiya People’s Front claims that foreigners, including Poles, are fighting alongside separatists against government forces in eastern regions of Ukraine. “I personally know a few Poles,

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Poles join Scots in independence vote

30,000 Poles in Scotland are registered to vote during Thursday’s independence referendum, with opinion polls showing ‚Yes’ and ‚No’ camps almost neck-and-neck in the final days of campaigning. Two surveys

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Survey: Most Poles say Warsaw Rising was ‚necessary’

A new survey indicates that 62 percent of Poles believe the doomed 1944 Warsaw Rising against the Nazi Germans was necessary, just days before the 70th anniversary of the insurgency.

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Poles buy nearly 290 thousand new cars in 2013

Poles bought and registered 289,912 new passenger cars in 2013, 6.31 percent more compared to the 2012 result, Samar institute monitoring the automotive market said citing data of the Central

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Poles divided over euro adoption

Forty-five percent of Poles support euro adoption while 40 percent oppose the replacement of the zloty with the single currency, a survey conducted by TNS OBOP pollster has shown. Twelve