Warsaw

Where Are the World's Best Hotels?

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Destinations are ranked according to the reputation of their hotels, based on over 82 million hotel reviews and ratings aggregated from over 200 online booking sites. Included in the list are destinations with at least 130 hotels and 60 reviews.

'I See No Difference Between Eating Animals And Paedophilia. They Are Both Rape, Violence, Murder.'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

We're not even sure where to begin with Morrisey's latest comments on animals rights. The former Smiths frontman, so well known for his aptitude i...

Climate Change: Where Next After Warsaw?

Libby Blanchard | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK
Libby Blanchard

Public goods problems are not new, though they have often proven difficult to overcome. Despite the less than optimistic conclusion of the Warsaw conference, climate change mitigation needs to be effectively addressed.

Why Kofi Annan Is Wrong About National Self-Interest and Climate Change

John Bunzl | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Politics
John Bunzl

Annan and others should stop talking about the national interest as if it were an insurmountable barrier to cooperation. By thinking differently about the national interest and how different issues could be combined to produce win-win outcomes for all nations, we could expect more decisive action, not just on climate change, but on a whole range of global issues, thus transforming national self-interest into a powerful driver for global solutions.

No Peace Between Morrissey And Norway For Nobel Prize Gig

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

Morrissey, so well known for his aptitude in sparking rows, has – unsurprisingly – raised a few eyebrows after appearing on the bill at the Nobel ...

A Final Contribution From Warsaw

David Hone | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK
David Hone

As most will have seen from various media reports, delegates to COP 19 in Warsaw continued negotiating the outcome until late Saturday night. The key sticking points were "loss and damage" and the shape of national actions that would ultimately form the foundation of the 2015 deal (for implementation post 2020)...

New Approach Needed as a Global Deal on Climate Change Looks More Distant Than Ever Before

Anders Lorenzen | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK
Anders Lorenzen

As delegates were preparing to depart to Warsaw in Poland, where the latest installments of the UN climate talks Cop 19 concluded last week, the worst...

Climate Change: Where Next After Warsaw?

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

Public goods problems are not new, though they have often proven difficult to overcome. Despite the less than optimistic conclusion of the Warsaw conference, climate change mitigation needs to be effectively addressed...

Post-Warsaw, Why We Must Now Redouble Efforts to Secure a Global Climate Deal by 2015

Adam Matthews | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Adam Matthews

Warsaw revealed some serious divisions amongst groups of countries, and the language used became ever more heated. Indeed, the negotiations may well have raised the curtain on what will be some very difficult discussions when countries come forward with their 'contributions' from the end of next year.

Enough Is Enough: Why WWF Quit the Warsaw Climate Talks

Samantha J Smith | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Samantha J Smith

On Thursday, an unprecedented and broad group of civil society organizations walked out of the UN climate change talks in Warsaw to protest the shocking lack of progress in the negotiations...

Forestry Deal Is Key to Protecting the Planet

Adam Matthews | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Adam Matthews

Over the first week of the UN climate change negotiations in Poland we have seen the alarming results of studies showing increased decline of tropical forests. It is clear from newly available data from satellite monitoring stations that there are now growing areas being deforested as a result of illegal logging, agriculture and mining.

World's Governments Must Take Action on Climate Change

Samantha J Smith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Samantha J Smith

The global community simply cannot keep ignoring the desperate, passionate cries of people such as Naderev Saño. Millions around the world are already suffering greatly from the impacts of our fast changing climate and scientists keep telling us that such damage and disruption will only intensify in the years and decades ahead.

How Trust Is Needed to Stop Climate Change Spiralling Out of Control

European Parliament Web Team | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
European Parliament Web Team

When negotiating a climate change agreement, it may be helpful to be familiar with game theory. The prisoner's dilemma is often cited to explain why people might not cooperate, even if it is in their best interests to do, such as preventing the planet from heating up...

Are We Heading for a Coal COP in Warsaw?

David Hone | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
David Hone

Like it or not, coal use is going to continue, but arguing for increased efficiency as an approach to managing its emissions is where the criticism should be leveled, not at the idea that coal use is potentially compatible with a very low emission future.

As IPCC Launches Landmark Study, Is the Tide Turning on Tackling Climate Change?

Andrew Hammond | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK
Andrew Hammond

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released last Friday the most comprehensive ever study on global warming. The landmark report, prepared by more than 200 scientists over two years, concludes that global temperatures could rise by up to 4.8 Celsius (8.6 Fahrenheit) by the end of this century compared to pre-industrial levels, but could potentially still be held to 0.3 C (0.5 F) with deep, speedy cuts in emissions.

Shop Until Your Jaw Drops: Polish Art Shines in Breathtaking Setting

Hanna Kozlowska | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Hanna Kozlowska

Like any self-respecting city with a budding sense of what is hip, every weekend Warsaw blossoms with local foods stands, young designer clothing sale...

Deluge In Warsaw

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Sport

England's World Cup qualifier against Poland had to be called off after heavy rain left the Warsaw pitch unplayable. Extensive rain fell on the Pol...

Violence Breaks Out Between Polish And Russian Fans

The Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Sport

Violent clashes have broken out in Warsaw between Polish and Russian football fans and police ahead of the countries Euro 2012 Group A match. At le...

Going Underground: Subterranean Spaces

Black Tomato | Posted 12.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

In the underbelly of all our cities, in crepuscular cellars and candlelit caverns, lie alternate worlds, subterranean spaces mostly hidden from the un...

Plane From New Jersey Makes Crash Landing In Poland

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

A plane carrying 230 people from New Jersey has been forced to make an emergency landing in Warsaw airport, Poland, due to problems with its landing g...

Morrissey Sparks Outrage, Claiming Norway Massacre 'Nothing Compared To Fast Food Chains'

Posted 27.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

MORRISSEY has sparked outrage after saying the tragedy in Norway was "nothing" compared to the actions of fast food chains. The controversial singe...