Latest Identical twins Stories

2008-07-28 15:00:06

Paul Hamm, the 2004 Olympic all-around gymnastics gold medalist, resigned from the U.S. Olympic team Monday because of injuries. Hamm, 25, broke his right hand during a competition in May and injured his rotator cuff while rehabilitating his hand.

2006-08-11 09:29:00

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's acting mayor of Warsaw has canceled a trip to Berlin, saying he could not visit the city while it was running an exhibition commemorating the expulsion of Germans from eastern Europe after 1945.

2006-07-18 02:53:40

By Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's new Prime Minister Jaroslaw Kaczynski will promise more harmonious foreign relations, prudent budgets and more highways in his first policy speech on Wednesday, a senior member of his party said.

2006-07-10 07:53:42

By Tomasz Janowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish conservative President Lech Kaczynski appointed his identical twin Jaroslaw as prime minister on Monday, cementing their grip on power and reinforcing concerns about Poland's tilt toward nationalism.

2006-07-10 07:15:27

WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish President Lech Kaczynski on Monday appointed his twin brother Jaroslaw Kaczynski as prime minister, the president's office said in a statement.

2006-07-08 09:12:48

By Adam Jasser WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish conserva

2006-07-07 17:18:40

By Olga Markiewicz and Pawel Kozlowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's popular Prime Minister Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz resigned on Friday after growing tensions with his Law and Justice party, making way for Jaroslaw Kaczynski, twin brother of the president, to take over.

2006-05-17 03:26:24

WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish Prime Minister Kazimierz Marcinkiewicz on Wednesday brushed aside yet another newspaper report suggesting he may soon be forced out due to a conflict with his Law and Justice party.

2006-02-13 16:41:14

By Natalia Reiter and Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish President Lech Kaczynski abandoned his plan to call early elections on Monday after a tug-of-war with his powerful twin brother Jaroslaw, leader of the ruling Law and Justice party.

2006-02-13 15:52:25

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's President Lech Kaczynski refrained from calling a snap election on Monday, the last day on which he could dissolve parliament because it did not pass the 2006 budget on time.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.