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Poland's Law and Justice left to rule alone, after United Right coalition collapses
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Poland's Law and Justice left to rule alone, after United Right coalition colapses
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Polish ruling party forming minority govt, rejects partnersAn official with Poland's conservative governing party said Friday that the the country's right-wing coalition government has collapsed. Marek Suski said the Law and Justice party will continue to run..
Poland's presidential election too close to call as voting beginsVoting is under way in Poland’s presidential runoff, which pits the populist incumbent, Andrzej Duda, against the liberal mayor of Warsaw, Rafał Trzaskowski. The outcome will have a huge bearing on..
Poland holds presidential election delayed by pandemicWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poles began voting in a presidential election Sunday that had been scheduled for May but was delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, a ballot taking place amid deep cultural and..
Polish president campaigns to fight ‘LGBT ideology’ELECTIONEERING: Andrzej Duda has launched a ‘family charter’ to appeal to his base, a large proportion of whom think that the LGBT movement is Poland’s biggest threat The Guardian Gay rights and..
Poland's ruling party sees June 28 as deadline for presidential voteThe last possible date that Poland could hold a presidential election on is June 28, the leader of the ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party said on Wednesday, amid deepening conflict..
Poland's presidential vote necessary by June 28: ruling partyThe last possible date that Poland could hold a presidential election on is June 28, the leader of the country's ruling nationalists Law and Justice (PiS) Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Wednesday.
Polish ruling parties strike deal to postpone presidential votePoland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party and its junior coalition partner reached a deal to allow for a presidential election scheduled for Sunday to be held at a later date, the two parties said in..
Poland's ruling parties reach deal to postpone election: statementPoland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party and its junior coalition partner have reached a deal to postpone the May 10 presidential vote and hold it at a later date via postal ballots, the two..
Poland's ruling party eyes presidential vote on May 17 or 23Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party hinted on Monday that it may have to delay the May 10 presidential election by a week or two, after criticism that it is putting political gains ahead of..
Polish president selects acting Supreme Court headPolish President Andrzej Duda nominated a former official from the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) government's Justice Ministry as acting head of the Supreme Court on Thursday, to pick a replacement..
Top Polish government critic, Supreme Court chief retiresPoland's Supreme Court chief Malgorzata Gersdorf ends a six-year term on Thursday, opening way for the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) government to pick a supporter of its contested judiciary..
Poland must suspend judge discipline panel – ECJThe EU has repeatedly criticised the judicial reforms introduced by Poland’s Law and Justice Party.
Polish lawmakers reject presidential election plan, coronavirus deaths risePolish lawmakers on Monday rejected a proposal from the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party to hold a presidential election on May 10 by postal ballot, increasing uncertainty that the vote can take..
Poland's parliament rejects ruling party plan to vote on postal ballot proposalPolish lawmakers rejected a ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party proposal on Monday to hold a presidential election on May 10 by post, making it more uncertain whether the ballot will take place amid the..
Spat over presidential election tests Poland's ruling coalitionPoland's government is at risk of splitting after a junior coalition party said presidential elections should not be held in May because of the coronavirus pandemic, rejecting the main Law and Justice..
Poland's ruling party coalition partner against May election: KaczynskiPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party junior coalition partner Porozumienie (Accord) is against presidential elections being held on May 10, head of PiS Jaroslaw Kaczynski and..
Macron Should Press Poland to Stop Hollowing Out DemocracyFrench president Emmanuel Macron should use his February visit to Poland to champion the rule of law and democratic institutions that protect human rights. Macron came to power promising to defend the..
EU executive 'very concerned' with developments in Polish courtsThe European Commission said on Friday it was "very concerned" with the state of the rule of law in Poland where the ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party overhauled the courts, precipitating..
Poland to continue reform of justice system: PMPoland will continue to overhaul its justice system, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Tuesday in a speech laying out policy plans after the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party won a..
Polish cabinet reshuffle boosts control over state companiesPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party announced its governing cabinet lineup on Friday after winning a parliamentary election last month, setting out plans to consolidate control over..
Polish court rejects one more bid by ruling nationalists to recount votesPoland's Supreme Court will not consider one further demand from ruling nationalists Law and Justice (PiS) for vote recounts in some districts after a tight Senate election, a spokesman said on..
Poland's ruling party names two former party lawmakers to top courtPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party on Monday nominated three new judges, two of them former hardline PiS lawmakers, to the Constitutional Tribunal, a move its opponents said..
Polish court rejects two more government recount bidsPoland's Supreme Court will not consider a further two demands from ruling nationalists Law and Justice (PiS) for vote recounts in some districts after a tight Senate election, a spokesman said on..
Polish court says it will not consider one election recount requestPoland's Supreme Court said on Tuesday it will not consider one out of six requests from ruling nationalists, the Law and Justice party (PiS), for vote recounts in some districts after a tight Oct. 13..
Poland's PiS mulls personnel changes to energy brief in new governmentPoland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party is considering some changes in the government after it won a weekend parliamentary election, including in the field of energy policy, Jacek Sasin, a PiS..
Poland's nationalists seal election majority, lose SenatePoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party narrowly won a second term in power, final results from Sunday's parliamentary election showed, but its drive to push through its conservative agenda..
Poland's PiS leader sees bills delayed in upper house of parliamentPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party expects delays to its legislative agenda, PiS leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said on Monday, after the party lost its majority in the upper house of..
Poland's PiS wins narrow majority in parliament: final vote countPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party secured a narrow majority in the lower house of parliament in Sunday's general election, the Electoral Commission said on Monday, citing the final..
Poland's parliament on knife-edge as opposition takes upper housePoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party appears to have narrowly won a second term in power, final results from Sunday's parliamentary election showed, but its drive to push through its agenda..
Poland's PiS loses control of upper house: opposition politicianPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice PiS party has lost control of the upper house of parliament, the leader of one of the opposition parties, Katarzyna Lubnauer, said on Twitter on Monday.
Poland's PiS wins general election: results from 99.5% of constituenciesPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party won Sunday's parliamentary election with 43.8% of votes, according to official results from 99.5% of constituencies published by the electoral..
Poland's nationalists win majority in parliament again, eye court reformsPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party secured a second term in power in Sunday's parliamentary election, partial results showed on Monday, but fell short of the landslide victory it needs to..
Poland's PiS seen winning parliamentary election: partial resultsPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party is seen winning parliamentary elections with 49.3% of votes, according to partial official results calculated on the basis of 42% of electoral..
Poland's Ruling Party Declares Victory in Divided NationPoland’s conservative governing Law and Justice party won the most votes in Sunday’s election in the deeply divided nation and appeared, according to an exit poll, to have secured a comfortable..
Poland election: Governing party claims victory after exit pollThe conservative nationalist Law and Justice party is on course for a majority, an exit poll predicts.
Poland's ruling right-wing populists win general election, exit polls sayAn exit poll indicated that Poland's conservative ruling party Law and Justice won the most votes in Sunday's general election.
Poland's ruling nationalists set to win election: exit pollPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party was on course to retain its ruling majority after a parliamentary election on Sunday, winning 43.6% of votes, an exit poll showed.
Second term awaits nationalist PiS as polarized Poles prepare to votePoland holds an election on Sunday that is likely to hand the nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party a second term in office, potentially deepening the country's isolation as unease within the EU..
Poland's Kaczynski steps out of shadows to mobilise rural voteBy Justyna Pawlak and Anna Wlodarczak-Semczuk WARSAW (Reuters) - Long cast as a reclusive backstage strategist, Poland's conservative chief Jaroslaw Kaczynski is testing out a new role as charismatic..
Poland's ruling party keeps lead before Sunday vote: pollA coalition headed by Poland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party has kept its lead over its rivals ahead of Sunday's parliamentary elections, a poll suggested.
Fighting for 'moral order', Polish nationalists eye election winPoland's nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party hopes to tighten its grip on power in Sunday's election with pledges to redistribute its wealth more fairly and protect voters from the liberal values..
Parliamentary elections in Poland: will Europe face changes?The political map of Europe is facing serious test – on Oct.13th there will be elections to Lower house and Upper house of Polish parliament. Ability of Prawo i Sprawiedliwość to keep its..
Poland's ruling party has 40% support before Oct.13 vote - Reuters pollPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party continues to command the highest support of any political grouping ahead of parliamentary elections in October, according to a poll published on..
Poland's PiS pledges more spending ahead of parliamentary electionPoland's ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) has pledged to provide at least 1 billion zlotys ($250 million) for companies adding to a list of expensive promises ahead of next month's parliamentary..
Polish PiS promises voters even more cash ahead of October electionPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party will offer pensioners regular annual cash bonuses and will almost double the minimum wage for workers, its leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said ahead..
Poland's ruling party holds ground before October votePoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party would still win the largest number of seats in parliamentary elections scheduled for October, according to a poll released on Tuesday.
Poland's ruling party hit by scandals, poll showsPoland's ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party, hit by two high profile resignations, lost 5 percentage points in an opinion poll published on Friday ahead of October's election.
Polish opposition unites in bid to wrest Senate from ruling nationalistsPolish opposition parties have joined forces to try to win a majority in the upper house of parliament, the Senate, in parliamentary elections on Oct. 13, as they struggle to oust the ruling..