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Tipu, Hitler and religious tolerance

The controversial Sultan and the Nazi dictator targeted specific religions. Both fought against the British. Yet only one is reviled

published on : 11th November 2017

Novel on Hitler's rise wins France's top book award

"L'ordre du jour" (in English "Agenda") had been among the favourites for the Goncourt prize -- the most prestigious in the French-speaking world.

published on : 6th November 2017

Adolf Hitler joined Nazis after another far-right group shunned him

In 1919 the newly formed German Socialist party shunned Hitler, telling him that it did not want him in it or writing for their paper.

published on : 30th October 2017

Hitler's globe sold for USD 65,000 at US auction

The personal terrestrial globe, a unique relic, was taken as a souvenir from Hitler's residence at Berchtesgaden in Germany on May 10, 1945 by John Barsamian.

published on : 4th October 2017

Hitler's boxers may fetch USD 5,000 at auction

A monogrammed pair of boxer shorts that belonged to German dictator Adolf Hitler are estimated to fetch up to USD 5,000 at an auction in the US.

published on : 10th September 2017

Austrian football fan gets 18 months prison sentence for Hitler salute

An Austrian football fan has been given an 18-month prison sentence for a Hitler salute during a match, falling foul of the country's tough laws against Nazi glorification.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Tasting Hitler tea in a coastal town

When I saw Thambiah I was sure, he was on to something new and was itching to share his experiences.

published on : 2nd August 2017

Spicer apologizes for 'insensitive' reference to Holocaust

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer suggested today that Adolf Hitler didn't use chemical weapons.   

published on : 12th April 2017

Historian: Nazi leader Hitler once had Jewish landlord 

According to the research, Hitler treated his Jewish landlord "with courtesy" despite harboring strong anti-Semitism that would later contribute to the Nazi's murderous policy toward Jews.

published on : 9th April 2017

Turkish daily depicts Germany's Merkel as Frau Hitler on front page

A Turkish pro-government newspaper depicted Chancellor Angela Merkel on its front page in Nazi uniform with a Hitler-style moustache.

published on : 17th March 2017

Adolf  Hitler's phone sold for more than USD 240,000

Originally a black Bakelite phone, later painted crimson and engraved with Hitler's name, the relic was found in the Nazi leader's Berlin bunker.

published on : 20th February 2017

Adolf Hitler doppelganger arrested in Austria

The man, who reportedly called himself Harald Hitler, was arrested under a 1947 Austrian law which made it illegal to promote Nazi ideology.

published on : 14th February 2017

Pope: I'll judge Trump after we see what he does 

Pope Francis says he'll wait to see what U.S. President Donald Trump does before forming an opinion about him.

published on : 22nd January 2017

Austrian government to demolish Hitler's birth house

The plan still has to be formalized in legislation and voted on in Parliament. But the Interior Ministry said demolition was recommended by a government-appointed commission.

published on : 18th October 2016

Philippine president takes pride in killing 3,000 drug suspects; compares campaign to holocaust

Duterte compared his bloody anti-drug campaign, which has left more than 3,000 people dead, to how Hitler massacred millions of Jews.

published on : 30th September 2016