Henryk Jerzy Chmielewski, better known by his pen name Papcio Chmiel, a cartoonist famous for his adventures of Tytus, Romek and A'Tomek, has died aged 97.
Advances in technology have enabled police to arrest a suspect in the 1994 murder of Zyta Michalska.
The 75 victims buried today, which include three infants, were discovered during archaeological work carried out earlier this year by a special section of Poland’s Institute of National Remembrance.
The fatality rate of Covid-19 patients hospitalised in Poland has reached 6.2 percent, while that of hospitalised adults amounted to 7.3 percent, according to the Polish Society of Epidemiology and Physicians of Infectious Diseases.
Later known as “the first lady of Polish emigration”, the wife of General Anders was seen by many as “the voice of a nation”.
Diego Maradona was one of the best players in the history of football, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki wrote on Wednesday.
The number of daily deaths resulting from coronavirus infections hit a new record of 674 and brought the total death toll to 14,988, the health ministry reported on Wednesday morning.
Retired Archbishop of Wroclaw, Cardinal Henryk Gulbinowicz, died on Monday at the age of 97, the Polish Bishops' Conference (KEP) announced on its official Twitter account.
Maxim Minchev, director-general of the Bulgarian news agency BTA, passed away in hospital on Sunday, at the age of 67, after getting infected with COVID-19.
The number of daily coronavirus deaths broke another record on Saturday, reaching 548 people and bringing the death toll to 10,045.