International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Gdansk, north Poland for his contribution to the development of the international Olympic movement and promotion of human rights and global peace.
Scientists at Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin are studying four skulls to try to determine where the men came from in biogeographic terms, their eye colour and hair colour.
Gdansk, a port city on the Baltic coast of Poland, has won the 2019 Princess of Asturias Award, Daniel Stenzel, a spokesperson for the mayor of Gdansk, has announced. The award is seen as the Hispanic world's Nobel Prize.
The soldier whose remains were discovered this week may well have died on 2 September, on the second day of the attack, during shelling by German aviation, Polish authorities have suggested.
Poland's first 'Impuls" 36 WEh hybrid passenger train made its first every trip to mark the opening of the Traco 13th International Railway Fair which began in Gdansk, northern Poland, on Tuesday.
From next summer, Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air will launch 15 new destinations, from Gdansk (northern Poland), Krakow (southern Poland) and Warsaw, the carrier announced on Tuesday.
The Global Law Deans' Forum and the accompanying International Association of Law Schools (IALS) conference will be hosted in Poland for the first time in 2019, at the university of Gdansk in north Poland from September 18 to 22, the university has announced.
TFN looks back at one of the first battles of Second World War: the fight for the Polish post office in Gdańsk.
TFN explores a city that was once a smoking ruin but now mixes historical charm with a cutting-edge cultural scene and thriving nightlife.
Tolkien expert Ryszard Derdziński, a political scientist and member of the British Tolkien Society who has adopted the online name Galadhorn, a city in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, claims that the writer's great-grandfather was born in Gdańsk. He now wants to obtain some of Tolkien’s DNA to prove it.