Agnes Keleti, a winner of 10 Olympic medals in gymnastics — including five golds — celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday in her native Budapest, punctuating a life of achievement, adventure, tragedy and perseverance which, she says, passed by in a flash
The court granted suspended sentences to five of the party's 18 former lawmakers who were convicted of lesser charges
Greek court sentences leadership of far-right Golden Dawn to 13 years in prison for running criminal enterprise
The landmark ruling follows a five-year trial of dozens of top officials, members and supporters of Golden Dawn, which was founded as a neo-Nazi group in the 1980s
'How could you get used to the horror?': German court convicts 93-yr-old ex-Stutthof concentration camp guard
Bruno Dey was convicted of 5,232 counts of accessory to murder by the Hamburg state court, news agency dpa reported
Auschwitz Memorial is objecting to a scene in Hunters that shows a murderous game of human chess being played there, insisting that no such thing took place at the camp.
Distant Journey, part of Berlinale Classics this year, is one of the first films to depict horrors of the Holocaust
Distant Journey was banned by the Stalinist censors. Now, the digitally restored version will premiere in the Classics section at the Berlinale this year.
On 27 January 1945, the Soviet Red Army liberated the Auschwitz death camp in German-occupied Poland. To mark its 75 years, many survivors from across the world were scheduled to travel to this site for official anniversary commemorations.
Life? or Theatre?: Exhibit showcases Charlotte Salomon's collection of 784 paintings completed while hiding from Nazi authorities
Viewed in the 21st century, Charlotte Salomon’s artwork could be considered a precursor to the contemporary graphic novel, creating a complex web of narratives through words and images
Scarlett Johansson joins the elite club of double Oscar nominations in single year for Marriage Story, Jojo Rabbit
Scarlett Johansson may not won an Oscar on the night she has been nominated twice but the achievement gains significance ahead of her solo release Black Widow.
Netherlands football legend Marco van Basten benched for a week by Fox Sports for saying 'sieg heil' on air
Retired Dutch football star Marco van Basten has been benched for a week by Fox Sports for saying “sieg heil” on air.
Coppa Italia: Lazio midfielder Joaquin Correa's late strike sinks AC Milan in game marred by fascist flash mob to reach final
Joaquin Correa's second-half winner sent Lazio into the Coppa Italia final with a 1-0 victory over AC Milan at the San Siro on Wednesday, in a game marred by away fans holding a far-right flash mob
Left up to algorithms, chances are Facebook's systems to detect hate, will throw up way too many false positives
Nayantara Sahgal on her new book The Fate of Butterflies, the times we live in and what lies ahead for India
Author Nayantara Sahgal on her new book, the times we live in and why she believes that India is at a crossroad which will determine her future.
Premier League: Chelsea may send racist fans on trips to Nazi death camp Auschwitz to tackle antisemitism, say reports
Chelsea are considering sending racist supporters on trips to the Nazi death camp Auschwitz to tackle anti-Semitism at the club.
Discrimination against Mesut Ozil shows Germany's relationship of convenience with its migrant footballers
Mesut Ozil has never been someone who has shied away from his heritage but to face bigotry because of his Turkish ancestry is absolutely heinous.
FIFA World Cup 2018: FA, British police to investigate video of England fans performing Nazi salutes in Russia
British police said on Wednesday they were investigating images of England football fans making Nazi salutes in what appeared to be a bar in the Russian city of Volgograd, where England played Tunisia on Monday.
Jordan Peele executive produced show, The Hunt, has been given a straight-to-series order by Amazon Studios.
Orchestral performance in Jerusalem to feature lost music composed by Nazi concentration camp victims
A quest over 30 years by an Italian musician to track down music composed by Nazi concentration camp victims will reach fruition in April.
Republicans have crossed the line with Roy Moore’s candidacy for Senate: Voters should show party the door
On Tuesday, Roy Moore, who is running for the US Senate seat in Alabama, will likely win. Moore, for those not in the know, has been accused of sexual harassment by around a dozen women. More disturbingly, most of these women claim—rather credibly to most ears—that Moore approached/propositioned them when they were teenagers.
In an age of Trump, ignorance and fake news, we need Star Wars, now more than ever, to transport us to a galaxy far, far away only if it gets us thinking about the way that we live in our own world.