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India's Abe Is Narendra Modi's Japan fixation really such a good idea?

Sep 01, 2014

India's Abe Is Narendra Modi's Japan fixation really such a good idea?

There are more similarities between Shinzo Abe and Narendra Modi than immediately apparent. But Japan's success has its limits, and Abenomics may not be the mantra for Modi to adopt. #India #Tokyo #Japan #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Hindu nationalism #Varanasi #World War II #Right wing #Shinzo Abe #Abenomics #Modinomics #Kyoto #Indian prime minister #nuclear cooperation
Japan marks 69th anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

Aug 06, 2014

Japan marks 69th anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

Japan marked the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on Wednesday. #United States #Japan #US #NewsTracker #World War II #Hiroshima #Hiroshima bombings
Myanmar must protect patriotic sites: AIPF tells PM

Mar 01, 2014

Myanmar must protect patriotic sites: AIPF tells PM

With Manmohan Singh visiting Myanmar next week, the Assam branch of the All India Patriotic Forum has urged the prime minister to talk with authorities there regarding proper preservation of sites related to India's freedom movement. #World #India #Manmohan Singh #NewsTracker #Myanmar #World War II #Azad hindu Fauj
Signed copies of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to be auctioned

Feb 27, 2014

Signed copies of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to be auctioned

Bidding in the online auction for the signed books starts at $20,000 #BuzzPatrol #Germany #World War II #Nazi #Mein Kampf #Adolf Hitler

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From pillow to pistol: Manto on the meaning of 'deterrence'

Feb 01, 2013

From pillow to pistol: Manto on the meaning of 'deterrence'

Saadat Hasan Manto lived through World War II and his most productive writing years in India were 1939-1945. This was the period where nations had converted industrial factories into armaments producing units. #World War II #Saadat Hasan Manto #Manto'sMusings

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From pillow to pistol: Manto on the meaning of 'deterrence'

Sep 24, 2014

Sculpture of end-of-WWII kiss lands in Normandy

A sculpture honoring a photograph of a kiss in Times Square that captured New York's celebration as World War II ended has gone up in Normandy for a one-year visi...
From pillow to pistol: Manto on the meaning of 'deterrence'

Sep 24, 2014

Obituary: Highway builder Francis ‘Frank’ Gau, 92, oversaw last stretch of I-5

Francis “Frank” Gau, a daring World War II tail gunner and former state highway builder who oversaw work near Sacramento that closed the last gap in Interstate 5 to complete a single, unbroken roadway linking three North American countries, died Sept...
From pillow to pistol: Manto on the meaning of 'deterrence'

Sep 23, 2014

Sculpture of end-of-WWII kiss lands in Normandy

A sculpture honoring a photograph of a kiss in Times Square that captured New York's celebration as World War II ended has gone up in Normandy for a one-year visit...