Polish president caves in to people pressure over controversial Supreme Court bill
Poland's lower house has just passed a bill allowing the government to replace Supreme Court judges. The opposition says the law would erode the independence of the judiciary and undermine democracy as a whole.
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A new law in Poland threatens the independence of the Supreme Court.
Polish rule of law under the microscope The European Commission is once again examining the rule of law in Poland.
In major cities across Poland protesters condemn judicial changes which they say will kill judges' independence
Since Russia's annexation of Crimea and the subsequent fighting in Eastern Ukraine, neighbouring Poland has become nervous.
By Guy Verhofstadt, former Belgian prime minister
Since coming to power in 2015, Poland’s populist Law and Justice (PiS) party has launched a
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Thousands of Polish women have protested against the politics of the populist right-wing government in Warsaw.
Hundreds of students in Warsaw and other Polish cities have taken part in marches against the country’s populist government.
Poland's governing party is ready to postpone the start of a new parliamentary session if the opposition ends its nearly month-long occupation of the plenary hall.
Opposition MPs in Poland have vowed to continue their blockade of parliament in a bid to force a re-run of a disputed budget vote.
Demonstrations spilled into a fourth day on Monday over measures seen as attempts to cement the government's grip on power.
Thousands of Poles flooded the streets as the country remembered the 35th anniversary of the declaration of martial law by its former communist regime.
The polish parliament has approved a controversial bill favouring protests organised by the authorities and the church.
If agreed, the proposal means the maximum pensions and disability benefits for around 32,000 former officials would be no larger than the average state payout.
Polish women dressed in black took to the streets on Sunday in another round of protests against the government’s attempts to tighten abortion laws.
Polish women took to the streets on Monday in protest at a government bill that would lead to a total ban on abortion, even for rape victims.
Thousands of people decked in black clothes have taken to the streets of Warsaw to protest against a total ban on abortion in Poland.
The Polish parliament has rejected draft legislation to allow abortion until the end of the 12th week of pregnancy by 240 votes to 173.
The future architecture of the post-Brexit European Union will be discussed on September 16 in the Slovak capital of Bratislava.
Poland will not agree with “imposed immigration,” according to president’s senior advisor Krzysztof Szczerski.
On the streets of Poland a battle for the future of abortion is being fought. Maria had to make this decision alone a few years ago. The young woman
Tens of thousands of Poles have marched through Warsaw, demanding that the right-wing government respect the constitution. Its controls on the media
Crowds of people have gathered in Gdansk, the cradle of Poland’s 1980s solidarity movement, to show their support for Lech Walesa. The former