Fri, 24 Sep 2021

Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...

Official: Tigers, lions at National Zoo expected to recover from Covid

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tigers and lions at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, which were infected last week with COVID-19, are ...

At auction, first printing of U.S. Constitution could see $20 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Auction house Sotheby's announced that it will auction a rare first-edition printed copy of the ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

California trees, homes wrapped in aluminum to protect from wildfires

MEYERS, California: Contractor Martin Diky said that he panicked when a wildfire began advancing toward his mountain house in Meyers, ...

Spanish police report students celebrate easing of Covid restrictions

MADRID, Spain: Some 25,000 students took part in the largest illegal drinking party in Madrid since the start of the ...

Foreign affairs ministers: France, India working to create new allianc

PARIS, France: French and Indian foreign affairs ministers Jean-Yves Le Drian and Subrahmanyam Jaishankar have agreed to work on a ...

European Union supports France in spat with Australia over subs

France continues to fume over Australia's decision to ditch a €60bn French contract to build 12 submarines for the Australian ...

Greece building migrant holding camps on islands near Turkey

ATHENS, Greece: On Saturday, Greece announced it has opened a new migrant holding camp on the island of Samos close ...

Justin Trudeau set for third term after 156 seat victory

OTTAWA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau is to continue his third mandate as prime minister ...

After China crackdown, teachers leaving Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Disillusioned school teachers, who feel threatened by Beijing's strict national security law enacted in June 2020, are leaving ...

Children, teens see more obesity due to Covid, says U.S. study

ATLANTA, Georgia: A significant increase in obesity among American children and teenagers is a direct cause of the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

650,000 white flags planted in Washington DC for Covid victims

WASHINGTON DC: A display of 650,000 white flags, one for each American who has died from COVID-19, has been set ...

Notre Dame on track for 2024 reopening, says Paris officials

PARIS, France: Work to shore up Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been finished, allowing the long-awaited restoration to begin, ...

Poland's Deputy PM Kaczynski says EU law cannot be supreme

WARSAW, Poland: Poland's deputy prime minister and ruling party leader, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, has said that the primacy of EU law ...

No injuries as earthquake jolts southern California

LOS ANGELES, California: A magnitude-4.3 earthquake struck near Carson, California on Friday night and was felt in cities throughout Southern ...

World leaders will be shut out of UN if not vaccinated against Covid

NEW YORK CITY, New York: UN General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid and New York City officials have jointly announced that ...

China enacts emergency procedures after earthquake hits Sichuan

BEIJING, China: China is carrying out emergency procedures after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Sichuan Province in the country's southwest, killing ...

US holds back some Egyptian military aid due to human rights concerns

WASHINGTON D.C.: Military aid worth $130 million, out of a $300 million package intended for Egypt, will be withheld by ...

PM Modi to meet US President Joe Biden

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): In one of the highly-anticipated engagements of his three-day US visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...

George Garton joins with Jason Gillespie at Adelaide Strike

Adelaide [Australia], September 24 (ANI): English left-arm quick George Garton has signed with Adelaide Strikers for the upcoming BBL season, ...

PM Modi to participate in Quad leaders meet today

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the first in-person Quad leaders meeting along with ...

Chris Pratt to be the voice of Mario in animated movie

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Actor Chris Pratt will voice Mario in the new animated feature film based on the ...

China Int'l Cultural Industries Fair opens in Shenzhen

© Provided by Xinhua SHENZHEN, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The 17th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) opened Thursday ...

On this day in 2007: India won T20 WC

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): It was on this day, 14 years ago, when MS Dhoni-led India emerged triumphant ...

UNICEF concerned about situation of Haitian families

New York [US], September 24 (ANI/Xinhua): The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has voiced concern about the situation of Haitian families, ...

Ganguly has played huge role in my batting: Iyer

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) opening batsman Venkatesh Iyer has impressed one and all with ...

'India, US must defend democratic principles'

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Noting that democracies around the world are under threat, US Vice President Kamala Harris on ...

Indian state burns about 2,500 rhino horns to mark World Rhino Day

© Provided by Xinhua Nearly 2,500 rhino horns weighing around 1,300 kg have been set afire in large pyres in ...

UN chief asks to treat food as human right rather than comm

New York [US], September 24 (ANI/Xinhua): Food should be viewed as a human right, not as a commodity, United Nations ...

India, Australia resolve to continue cooperation

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): India and Australia resolved to continue close cooperation for mutual well-being and towards advancing their ...

Santacruz electronics export processing zone can be made wo

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI): Santacruz Electronics Export Processing Zone (SEEPZ) in Mumbai can be made 'world-class' with a ...

World should not repeat mistake of disengaging with Afghan

New York [US], September 24 (ANI): US top diplomat Antony Blinken and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a ...

Discussion with PM Modi 'productive', says Morrison

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday termed the discussion with his Indian counterpart Narendra ...

Spieth-Thomas vs. Rahm-Garcia to kick off Ryder Cup foursomes

Thursday evening's Ryder Cup opening ceremony concluded with captains Steve Stricker and Padraig Harrington revealing the first pairings for Friday's ...

PM Modi meets Japanese counterpart Yoshihide Suga

Washington [US] September 24 (ANI): Ahead of the first in-person Quad Leaders' Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday held ...

India, US 'natural partners', says PM Modi

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Pointing out similar values and geopolitical interests, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that ...

WIPO expert says China is becoming a global innovation leader

© Provided by Xinhua China has made continuous progress from ranking 14th last year to 12th this year and is ...

PM Modi, Kamala Harris hold delegation-level talks

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US Vice-President Kamala Harris held delegation-level talks at the Eisenhower ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Poland Sun.

More Information
12
Mostly Cloudy in Warsaw

International

Section
Guatemala Attorney General added to U.S. corruption list

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a move that highlighted the Biden administration's frustration, the U.S. this week added Guatemala Attorney-General Consuelo Porras ...

Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...

Official: Tigers, lions at National Zoo expected to recover from Covid

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tigers and lions at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, which were infected last week with COVID-19, are ...

At auction, first printing of U.S. Constitution could see $20 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Auction house Sotheby's announced that it will auction a rare first-edition printed copy of the ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More